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Location:Somerset, England
Benefits:Great holiday, perks, 6% Pension + Bonus
Start Date:ASAP
Job Ref: YO17932
Posted: 18/02/2020
Job Description

Are you a Manufacturing Professional / Manufacturing Leader or Manager looking for your next career move?

Smart Recruitment are seeking a Value Stream Manager to join a global company, to take charge of a Value Stream within an engineering / manufacturing site based in South Somerset. They offer fantastic benefits, including a great pension, generous holiday, bonus opportunities and a very competitive salary.

You will be a natural leader who can deliver the profitable operation of the value stream, with a particular focus on safety, quality and on time delivery.

What do we need from you?

  • You will need to be educated to Degree level in an Engineering or Manufacturing discipline, or have equivalent experience.
  • You need to have demonstrated success within a management or leadership role while working in a manufacturing environment.
  •  You will need to be well organised with strong analytical skills, be logical and methodical and have great attention to detail.
  • You will need to have strong business acumen with a good understanding of financial measurements & goals – return on sales (ROS), return on net assets (RONA), gross margin, absorption etc.
  • We want all applicants to be Customer focused, dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external stakeholders with the utmost integrity.

We would welcome applications from those people that can demonstrate a progressive career and from people who have previously worked within the automotive or aerospace industries.

Easily commutable from Exeter, Taunton, Chard, Glastonbury, Wincanton, Ilminster, Street, Somerton, Axminster, Bridport, Dorchester and surrounding areas.

Apply today for immediate feedback