Continuous Improvement Manager - Europe
Continuous Improvement
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2020-10-29

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Continuous Improvement Manager - Europe

Continuous Improvement at Electrolux is one of our top strategic drivers in order to deliver outstanding consumer experiences. Electrolux launched Continuous Improvement through onbeat to accelerate overall business improvements and culture change enabled through lean & agile methodologies across the business 

We’re looking for a Continuous Improvement Manager who can create, enhance and adapt the way we build & implement onbeat in Electrolux. Only 4 years into the journey, the core of onbeat is established with high acceptance and engagement in the organization. In our fast changing environment there are significant opportunities to further enhance and adapt it to enable Electrolux to deliver outstanding consumer experiences. 

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK
As Continuous Improvement Manager, you will be based in Stockholm, our Global HQ. You will lead functional and cross-functional end-to-end process improvements across our Business Area Europe with high-impact results as well as drive strong stakeholder management at all levels of the organization. You will drive (leading, co-leading, coaching, supporting) the execution of various onbeat initiatives across Business Area Europe while building capability of onbeat ambassadors. You will lead the planning & performance management of onbeat initiatives in Business Area Europe and embed it in within Electrolux. As this is a role that covers our entire Business Area Europe regular travel is a requirement.

YOU
• Engaged. You are an independent self-starter, have a lot of personal drive as well as the ability to lead and engage people at all levels of the organization.
• Agile. You are confident with strong social skills with an ability to maneuver smoothly in the organization and have delivered high-impact results in challenging environments.
A strategic-thinker. You are organized, strong in planning, follow up and securing delivery as per plan.
A Completer. You can work independently and produce results
• Expert. You have a passion for creating & optimizing processes and methodology easy to be implemented

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE 
• Master Degree in Engineering / Business / Economics 
• At least 6-8 years of relevant experience after graduation
• Knowledge & understanding of Lean / Six-Sigma / Agile Tools & Change Management
• Experience of leading/driving people engagement
• Strong project/process management skills
• Experience in remote management & virtual collaboration
• Previous experience in commercial/front-end roles, Consumer Experience and digital in medium to large company or experience in a consulting firm and/or internal consulting unit of a large company would be beneficial
• Flexibility for regular travel within Europe
• English (additional European language is considered a plus)

Contact person: Sara Vigliotti

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'