British Heart Foundation

Continuous Improvement Manager

£50000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
11 Dec 2017
08 Jan 2018
3554 (300090)
Full Time
Contract Type
For over 50 years our research has saved lives. We've broken new ground, revolutionised treatments and transformed care. But heart and circulatory disease still kills one in four people in the UK. That's why we need you.

About the role

We're looking for a talented Continuous Improvement Manager to join us and be responsible for the delivery of continuous improvement initiatives across the organisation.

You'll play an important role in fostering a culture of sustainable change by creating and embedding Lean/ Six Sigma methodology and delivering business transformation which support us in becoming a World Class Organisation.

About you

We are looking for an exceptional communicator and influencer who can develop effective working relationships across a diverse group of external stakeholders and with evidence of delivering cultural change programmes.

The successful candidate will have a Lean/ Six Sigma Green belt qualification, preferably Black Belt, and have extensive continuous improvement experience, including project management and business analysis.

With experience of delivering end-to-end business process improvement projects in the Service Sector you'll have good commercial awareness with relevant experience in a position of authority, ability to take ownership and be able to use sound judgement to help to drive the business towards its goals.

You'll have experience of leading business change and have demonstrable experience of Business Process Improvement with a broad range of exposure to various business segments. You'll be able to provide expertise and leadership to ensure that business improvement activities are run on time and to budget and are based on professional standards, utilising appropriate aspects of management methodologies.

This is an opportunity to join a team involved in major change within the organisation and work towards us becoming a world class organisation.

How to apply

To apply for this role please click through to our website for further details. Our process involves submitting your CV and supporting statement, which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the role's criteria.

Interviews will be held on 17th and 18th January 2018

British Heart Foundation recognises and respects the value and diversity of all.

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