Philips Continuous Improvement Lead (Temporary) in Istanbul, Turkey
In this role, you have the opportunity to
Support the Business Groups, Markets and Functions in your region in deployment and embedding of new, critical capabilities brought by the business transformation portfolio of programs. Manage training, coaching and developing our people in the best practice of Lean Thinking across all parts of the End-to-End Customer Value Chain, asses and coach organization in determining CI Maturity.
Maintain Continuous Improvement methodology and tools on one or more specific areas.
You are responsible for
Driving Continuous Improvement: designing, developing, and implementing the lean improvement road map for your area of responsibility, linked to the business Hoshin and strategic priorities.
Supporting the business in resolving issues, using the known lean and 6S tools and the CI methodology, Kaizen events and 6S projects as a way to improve Quality, Delivery, Cost and Inventory within your assigned geography / business perimeter.
Ensuring your kaizen events – 6S projects are properly planned, executed and sustained.
Support of programs or projects across business, markets, functions
Identifying key breakthrough needs thinking outside of the box and delivering outcomes through others
Driving Change Management (bringing empathy, influence and interpersonal skills)
Executes on methods and procedures on new, special and ordinary assignment
You are a part of
Business Transformation team in META market, you will be working with all the Philips business lines within META.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Relevant university degree, e.g. business or engineering
Minimum 3 years of professional experience in leading/implementing Lean programs or projects
Strong background on Continuous Improvement
Strong Project Management skills
Strong training skills to be able to coach teams on Problem Solving and Daily Management
Superior interpersonal, teamwork & influencing skills
High learning agility
Good command of the English language
In return, we offer you
A meaningful career, with new challenges in our dynamic organization, working in an encouraging multinational and multicultural environment. We are happy to provide you with this opportunity to work with new technologies. You will be surrounded by passionate and committed, colleagues who share your ambition to create outstanding customer experiences. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.
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