Continuous Improvement Manager Biscuits Poland

Req #: 1709181
Location: Plonsk, Mazowieckie PL
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Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Description

Mondelez - The Company

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD. 

Continuous Improvement Manager Biscuits Poland plays key role in the Integrated Lean 6 Sigma journey in our Polish Bicuits plants in Płońsk and Jarosław.

The role is about designing, developing and implementing CI/IL6S strategy with the aim to contribute to the plants overall vision and strategy in order to deliver (SQCDSM agenda) conversion cost targets and support delivery of other functional goals (e.g. safety, quality, service, etc.) by:
  • Supporting the business to improve existing processes and to create new ones to become most effective and efficient, making best use of available resources.
  • Leading and coaching Process Engineers, CI engineers, Green/Black Belts to ensure successful project execution.
  • Strenghtening continuous improvement processes
  • Driving behavioral change across the plant (e.g. using CI toolbox and methods to come quicker, more transparent, data based business decisions) through coaching, mentoring and training teams and use.
  • Building up an effective High Performance Work System culture in the plant.
  • Managing, measuring and communicating effectiveness of productivity programs.
  • Supporting start-ups and learning curves of New Product Developments or CAPEX projects to minimize impacts on capacity.
  • Supporting delivery of functional goals (safety, quality and environment) - implementing fail safe devices program, performing safety scans & behavior observation.
  • Buiding and managing effecive system of measuring and control of KPIs in the plant.
  • Collaborating proactively with Global CI & Lean organization in order to communicate the global benchmarking methodology, sharing the best practices, implementing CI tools.

  • Solid experience in Manufacturing or Engineering in highly developed TPM culture and understanding of Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Finance
  • Strong strategic and people leadership skills 
  • Strong project management & planning skills
  • Understanding and experience in change management and redesign
  • Highly flexibile with ease in dealing with complexity and ambiguities
  • Experience in productivity management 
  • Plant start-up experience would be an asset
  • Highly literate in statistical understanding and tools (Minitab, part of BB curriculum)
  • Working knowledge of improvement tools (benchmarking, productivity cycle, problem solving, etc.)
  • Expert in Lean 6 Sigma, HPWS, TPM, LEAN, DMAIC
  • Fluent English and Polish
  • University degree in Engineering or Business Administration

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop you knowledge and skills.
In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer top attractive social benefits.

Mondelēz International is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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