Continuous Improvement Manager / Team Coordinator

In this diversified role you will improve the efficiency and sustainability of our company. Based on your role and responsibilities, you will be in continuous contact with all our entities around the world and also sometimes travel to our global production plants. In order to achieve highest performance you will set standards and create a continuous improvement mind set in many areas. You will be part of the Quality & Performance Management team within our Bülach-based Headquarters and keep an overview about all our ongoing improvement activities. In addition, you will also be involved in strategic and operational projects with an impact on our whole group.

In this position, you will report directly to the Group Chief Performance & Technology Officer. We offer a dynamic international working environment, a deep insight in a fast growing and successful business and many opportunities for personal development.

Main Responsibilities

  • Manager for continuous improvement activities

  • Proactively developing and driving continuous improvement efforts

  • Development of process improvement strategies and efficiency initiatives

  • Building up a proactive culture of improvement

  • Managing the link between R&D, Sales and Operations

  • Organization and execution of trainings and workshops

  • Best practice sharing within the group

  • Coordinator for all ongoing team activities

  • Monitoring if defined plans and set goals are moving in the right direction for areas such as Production, IT, R&D or Quality

  • Discussion of issues and keeping up communications (e.g. in project review meetings)

  • Maintaining a close working relationship between all team members

  • Establish a working link to all mageba entities and areas to identify needs and requirements

  • Leading of strategic and operational projects including road maps, business plans, costs, due dates, etc.

Experience and qualifications

  • University degree in civil, mechanical or industrial engineering

  • Experience in Business Process Improvement

  • Experience in Lean / Six Sigma implementation is a plus

  • Interest for Microsoft technologies (e.g. Excel, Access) and Power Platform is a plus

  • Entrepreneurial, self-organised, proactive and well-structured person

  • Ability to collaborate successfully with various stakeholders on different hierarchical levels

  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and change leadership capability

  • Excellent skills in presentation, communication and creation of executive summaries

  • Fluent written and spoken in English and German

  • Performance minded and flexible to cover work peaks and extra miles when needed

  • Ability to travel 10-20% of the time (as an annual average)

Your move

At mageba, we know that our future success and growth depend on hiring the right people, for the right jobs. We continuously seek the most talented, qualified, committed and diverse individuals to join our team.

Are you interested in this very demanding but also most interesting position? We look forward to receiving your application.

To Apply

Please send in a full application including the following items (incomplete applications will not be considered):

  • Cover letter

  • CV

  • References (work testimonials)

  • Certificates/Diploma

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8180 Bülach