Continuous Improvement Officer

Location: Exeter, Devon, England
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Reference: 2646
Contact Name: Guy Allen
Expiry Date: 2021-08-19

Job: Continuous Improvement Officer

Location: Exeter

Salary: £25,000

Hours: 8.30am - 5pm Monday to Friday


Reporting to the Lean Director, you will be responsible and accountable for rectifying areas of operational waste within the organisation. You will be expected to deliver on strategic targets coaching, training and assessing others working across departmental boundaries leading multi-functional teams through process improvement projects. Working with the relevant departments to develop, set the pace and implement business transformational change and continuous improvement strategy with sensitivity towards the organisational structure, commercial approach, culture, people and processes.


  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Excellent organisational and follow-up skills
  • Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making
  • Commercially and financially aware
  • High degree of computer literacy, particularly able to use Microsoft 365 tools including Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, and other communications software such a MS Teams
  • Proven stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Leadership skills required to modernise the service, including visioning, creation of high-performance teams
  • Strong financial management abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with a variety of stakeholders and employees at all levels


Experience, Attributes & Skills sought :

Relevant experience in Lean, Continuous Improvement or Waste Reduction methods

Black Belt in Six Sigma or equivalent qualification advantageous

Background in process improvement

Background in Project Management

A hands on approach - good problem-solving skills

Good IT skills and highly organised

Closing date is 22 nd August 2021

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