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Operations Analyst - 54505

  • Location: Basildon
  • Salary: £22.89 - 29.59 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Operations Analyst - 54505

Basildon/WFH - Hybrid

Rate - £22.89 per hour - Inside IR35

AWR rate increase applies after 12 weeks - Rate will increase to £29.59 per hour

Automotive -Marketing & Sales Operations

Position Description:

  • Build operational excellence capabilities across the Special Vehicle Operations organization to deliver the best solutions to our customers in a flexible and agile manner.
  • Defining the current state operating model ensuring robustness and consistency across the process.
  • Identifying and actioning improvement areas to increase the agility and flexibility of the FPVS team within current operating conditions.
  • Integrating industry best-practices to further improve productivity.
  • Identifying additional tools that could further support the team build more robust, higher quality products with shorter lead times.

Performance management across the process;

  • Defining key KPI's including the cascade from an overall business perspective to working level
  • Development of tools to track the key KPI's
  • Reporting of KPI's to key stakeholders
  • Using the data to identify further improvement opportunities

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing best practices [incl. Six Sigma, Kaizen etc.].
  • Highly numerical with strong analytical skills.
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively.
  • Be a self-starter with the ability to take responsibility for key assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Process-oriented mindset with emphasis on implementation.

Skills Preferred:

  • Flexibility and ability to deal with ambiguity and shifting priorities.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to collaboratively work in a diverse, cross-functional, European environment.
  • Agile project management.

Experience Required:

Experience of working in a manufacturing / operations environment with experience of;

  • Building out and optimisation of new processes
  • Tracking of operating metrics and KPIs
  • Use of agile methodologies to accelerate program delivery

Education Required:

  • University degree or equivalent in Engineering

Education Preferred:

  • Experience of the Commercial vehicle conversion market and international automotive industry.
  • Experience in Product Development, Manufacturing and/or Program Management

Additional Information:

Based at Dunton 2-3 days per week and the rest working remotely

** THIS POSITION IS CONFIRMED INSIDE IR35 **

Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.