The Business Excellence Manager will be based in Chennai (Sriperumbudur) and Responsible for continuously driving a culture of excellence in the organization, coaching and enabling waste removal activities using lean and six sigma approaches and tools and guiding actions to a sustainable conclusion.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you will do
Work as a change agent and drive lean and six sigma activities as defined in the GBE A3.
Applying and deploying Flextronics Lean Enterprise Principles across the entire organization.
Responsible for eliminating waste and creating value by reducing variation in the processes to achieve sustainable results throughout the organization and segment.
Utilize Continuous Improvement (Kaizen) techniques, initiate process improvements, cycle time reductions, cost reductions and other activities aimed at reducing / eliminating non-
value-added activities in the process.
Drive and yokoten the identified Best practices based on the agreed timelines.
Create and validate processes / standards based on standard work and BPs.
Conduct lean and six sigma training and accelerate the proliferation of Lean culture through out the organization by co-
leading and co-facilitating Lean Deployment.
Perform assessment of LMT Operation / Supply chain / Office and drive initiatives to close gaps.
Actively participate in the selection and executions of lean and six sigma projects.
For assigned special project / segment / customer priorities to formulate and propose strategy of Lean Transformation.
Coach and facilitate Lean Transformation activities through Kaizen workshops and Small Group Activities.
Here is some of what you will need (required)
Demonstrates expert functional, technical and people and / or process management skills as well as customer (external and internal) relationship skills.
Demonstrates detailed expertise in very complex functional / technical area or broad breadth of knowledge in multiple areas;
understands the strategic impact of the function across sites. Must be able to lead and direct projects and business initiatives.
Financial, analytical and statistical skills to resolve complex and conflicting objectives.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
Impacts long-term (annual) operational success of the function. Erroneous decisions will result in critical delay(s) in schedules and / or unit operations and may jeopardize overall business activities and have serious impact on profitability.
Executes and provides input to functional strategic plans and objectives for the organization. Demonstrates commitment to implement initiatives.
Responsible for creating and identifying processes and provides critical input to the strategic plans / objectives.
Here are a few of our preferred experiences
Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.
Typically requires 10+ years of related experience.
Here are a few examples of what you will get for the great work you provide
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