Supplier Development Engineer (Lean Specialist)
Join us where great consumer experiences begin.
By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.
For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.
Key Tasks & Responsibilities:
·Participate Pre-diagnostic meeting to evaluate together with the team opportunities for improvement.
·Participate in screening meeting, to define areas for improvement.
·Use supplier development tools like, Process mapping, Value Stream mapping, etc. to identify weak areas.
·Check data availability and consistency.
·Drive defined priorities for the different improvement areas
·Define together with Electrolux management and suppliers KPI and targets.
·Support the customized Supplier lean program and team implementation.
·Screening of the different supplier processes / areas and define action plan for each area.
·Define with the team the workshop AGENDA and Timing.
·Evaluate together with the team if support functions needed for special topics and ensure their participation.
·Lead during the workshops defined topics.
·Collaborate closely with the commodity manager during the project.
·Create for the defined areas Action plan together with the supplier including targets, Timing and responsibilities for each action.
·Follow up Action Plan established between Electrolux and Supplier together with project leader regularly.
·Verify regularly data consistency.
·Ensure timing agreed in the action plan.
· Escalate blockings in case needed to the team leader.
·Take part in monthly reporting about actions, progress and KPI status.
·Report the status for the responsible areas.
·Establish professional work situation with suppliers and relevant stakeholders.
· Support the team in all actions.
· Support the team for automatization of processes where it brings a benefit, in terms of efficiency, cost and quality.
·Master technical degree at industrial engineering level or equivalent by experience
·Operational experience in a manufacturing environment
·Good knowledge of manufacturing excellence tools and techniques, with sufficient knowledge in Quality, material flow and lean management
·Maintaining good collaboration with supplier team and all stakeholders.
·Required Languages: Fluent English
At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace our differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we shape living for the better and create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe.
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Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. We reinvent taste, care and wellbeing experiences for millions of people, always striving to be at the forefront of sustainability in society through our solutions and operations. Under our brands, including Electrolux, AEG and Frigidaire, we sell approximately 60 million household products in approximately 120 markets every year. In 2020 Electrolux had sales of SEK 116 billion and employed 48,000 people around the world. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com.