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Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport)

My Client is within the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain Sector, they are a highly regarded Logistics provider. This is a national role which can be based anywhere; ideally in the North.


The Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will;

  • Develop and deliver a Continuous Improvement strategy
  • Adopt a prioritised approach to identify opportunities to deliver improvement to health and safety, quality, cost and service.
  • Provide management, expertise, collation and guidance on all Continuous Improvement projects and activities.
  • To manage the Continuous Improvement projects for all designated operations in order to provide broader business benefit and a centralised focus
  • Assist with Continuous Improvement proposals, coordinate and monitor progress. Utilise Value Stream Mapping and coordinate with Operations/Contracts Managers to establish process Improvements
  • Liaise with the General Manager, Head of Transport and Senior Management team to identify and achieve pre-determined target savings.
  • Capture and co-ordinate all current Continuous Improvement projects and establish a reporting method for these projects


The Successful Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will have exposure to the following;

  • Experienced in the deployment of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies
  • Exposure to run a full Value stream map of all process and identify areas for lean initiatives
  • Presentation skills and the ability to deliver CI training
  • Project Management tools & techniques
  • Proven practical application and development of Quality / Lean tools in retail environment
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge of managing change in a challenging environment
  • You will be process orientated, with a track record of implementing process improvements and controls within a supply chain environment
  • You will have experience of working closely with clients and developing effective working relationships
  • You must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and influencing skills, in order to optimise Transport performance
  • This is a national role that will require travel and flexibility or could be based in Wakefield or the North region

Job Offer

The successful Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will receive;

Salary - £55,000 - £60,000

Company Car

Private Health Care


Life Assurance

25 days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Michael Page Logistics
JN -102020-1239317
Job Category
Job Type
Salary and benefits
Car/ phc/pensions 25 days
£55000 to £60000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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