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Do you truly believe in continuous improvement, the development of people and processes and always striving to for contributing to the success of the company? We are looking for a Lean Coach with focus on Lean Six Sigma for Operations Sweden in the More Höganäs Lean implementation.
About the position
The position is located at Höganäs in Sweden. You will report to Group Lean Office during the transformation period and after that report to the Operations Manager Sweden. You will also be a member of the More Höganäs Lean Network and you will work together with other site lean coaches, site management and the More Höganäs Lean Office to ensure a sustainable lean transformation at the sites in Höganäs and Halmstad.
Your specific task is to support the organization in implementing and developing an embedded continuous improvement culture aligned with More Höganäs, our management philosophy. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the project portfolio for six sigma projects for Operations Sweden.
You will train, coach and support the organization in using both the More Höganäs Lean tools and the methodology in a learning-by-doing approach (I do – We do – You Do). We believe in your ability to constantly challenge and support the organization to improve since our lean approach is behaviour driven.
You have responsibility for site communication of lessons learned, good and best practices, performance and progress. In your role in the More Höganäs Lean Network, you will contribute to the development of More Höganäs Lean System and will potentially support other sites.
We are looking for you who truly believe in the continuous improvement and development of people and processes. As a Lean Coach, we expect you to combine excellent leadership with coaching, facilitation and communications skills to support the sites in Höganäs and Halmstad in implementing a continuous improvement culture and achieving business goals. We believe that you have a wide understanding of work processes, change management and the ability to understand and support on a strategic level as well as the daily business at all levels of the organization.
We are looking for you who has documented experience from leading Lean Six Sigma black belt projects. You have good experience of continuous improvement implementation and working in a large organization across multiple functions, responsibilities and locations.
Since your daily work arena will include interaction with both the Swedish operation and global organisation fluency in both Swedish och English is required.
Working at Höganäs
We aim to offer a great and meaningful place to work where you can fulfil your potential and ambitions. We have a clear management philosophy, and just like us you believe that through collaboration and openness we develop as individuals and as a company. We see all employees, regardless of position, as leaders when we approach the challenges that the world - and we - face. In close cooperation with our stakeholders, we steer towards our vision of a sustainable society – and inspire industry to make more with less.
More about Höganäs
Höganäs is the world leader in the iron and metal powders market, with an annual capacity of 500,000 tons. Together with our customers, we develop tomorrow’s solutions for the automotive industry, surface and joining technologies, additive manufacturing and water treatment, which contribute to a more sustainable society. Höganäs was founded in 1797 and today we employ 2,400 committed people in 16 countries in Americas, Europe and Asia. Our turnover in 2020 was €0.8 billion. Our owners are Lindéngruppen and FAM.
In this recruitment, we are applying a continuous selection process, so don’t wait with your application. However, the last date to apply is 30 July.
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