Manufacturing Excellence Lead

South Carolina, USA


  • Supporting various optimisation stages and fostering a culture of change in the manufacturing sector
  • Excellence and Lean Manufacturing
  • Analysing the current situation and defining and quantifying the impact of improvement areas on P&L
  • Elaborating a Manufacturing Excellence road map to realize substantial improvements onsite
  • Lean Tool and methods experts with a “train the Trainer” approach to multiply Manufacturing Excellence expertise within the organization
  • Involvement of necessary stakeholders to reach best results
  • driving a cross-functional team to success, strong abilities in cross-functional communication
  • Ability to inspire and lead a diverse team to success
  • Flexibility to be assigned ad hoc interim leadership roles as required
  • Clear direction is provided to the team, and projects are carried out in accordance with established team standards, roles, and expectation
  • High impact decision making with depth to understand implications of decisions and depth to own responsibility of decisions


  • Familiar with the use of controlling instruments, such as P&L analysis, in order to identify the necessary levers for improvements
  • Mindset is entrepreneurially with the willingness to take decisions (fast, pragmatic, sustainable)
  • Professional communication and presentation of information, with audience-appropriate adaption
  • Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred. Master studies, preferably in the field of mechanical/industrial engineering or equal education/study with advanced business knowledge
  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience in leading manufacturing areas like continuous improvement execution, operations management and / or production management ideally in transformation environments
  • A high level of education and experience in the field of manufacturing with the ability to implement suitable tools and methods
  • Willingness to travel if required

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    Dan Roult
    Consultant - Industrials

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