Operational Excellence Specialist (Maternity Leave)

Posted 12 Dec 2023

Modugno, Bari - Italy

Req Id 270346


Work Your Magic with us!

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your role:


Reporting to the site Supply Operations & OE Director, the Operational Excellence Specialist support constant process improvement through the entire value chain and is able to coach employees in different department making changes over and over again always seeking for higher performance levels.

You will work together with Site OE for the definition of the OE Roadmap, will strongly support the implementation of all the activities included in the OE Roadmap. You will lead some projects and contribute in promoting a culture of transparency and proactively support the identification for solutions in a results oriented manner. You will strongly support SO & OE.Dir. in identifying, gaining approval for, and driving strategic advancements within the site. This to ensure customer satisfaction and operational excellence. These initiatives will be formalized in a  site roadmap. Completion within timelines, budgets and targets will be ensured. You will lead some initiatives in the site roadmap, and provide coaching to the project leader of others, in order to ensure processes, management infrastructure and leadership behaviors are compliant with the highest industry standards across Safety, Quality, Service, Efficiency, support the development of leadership behaviors on site by: coach the organization, including mid management in an independently bold manner,- reinforcing performance dialogues, feedback and gemba cultures and providing trainings based around lean knowledge and mindset in order to develop change agents, management and other site employees


Who you are: 


  • Lean six sigma Green Belt / Lean Manufacturing Certification
  • Previous experience in co-leading team for Kaizen Event and Lean Six Sigma Projects
  • Advanced knowledge of Suite Office (Excel / Power Point)
  • Good knowledge of English 


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

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