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Group Value Stream Leader

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  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Devon
  • Ref: DT335

Group Value Stream Leader – brand new opportunity to join a leading manufacturing organisation based in Devon. The aim of this role is to lead a group of value streams and support team to ensure that production programmes are scheduled and meet the highest possible quality, on time delivery and profit.  

Group Value Stream Leader responsibilities include...

  • To plan and lead all H&S, Quality, OTD and productivity improvements. 
  • Lead on all activities within the group by overseeing the values streams and the support team made up of Logistics, Engineering and Quality.
  • Work with the commercial department to manage product/cell costs, product pricing, budgets & expenditure. 
  • Responsible for production capacity planning, resource planning/machine utilisation and support the introduction of new products (NPI), technology and re-engineering programs.
  • Lead, motivate and coach a cross functional team
  • Manage short and long term capacity planning, ensuring production programmes are planned and meet customer demands
  • Ensure management and sustainability of all process and management standard work
  • Lead all area continuous improvement activities through PDCA problem solving
  • Help identify improvements to production processes
  • Monitor and report on the financial performance of each value stream and accountable for the team overall P&L and budget management.
  • Responsible for profit management

Group Value Stream Leader requirements include...

  • Must have strong manufacturing background ideally in aerospace or automotive.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent is desired.
  • Excellent communication and people management skills.
  • The ability to prioritise and meet conflicting demands.
  • Good commercial awareness.
  • Proven experience in operations management.
  • Strong understanding of CI and lean management techniques

The role of Group Value Stream Leader is a senior management post within my client’s organisation and the ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate relevant experience within a similar sector and aerospace or automotive is highly desirable.  If you match the requirements of the role, then please send your CV asap.  My client is offering a competitive package in return.

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