Internal LEAN Manager

Part of a dedicated team, delivering Corporate Business Optimization

Do you like to meet challenges head on and with great drive? Do you have experience within LEAN and process optimization? And can you inspire others to get into a LEAN mindset? In that case you might be our new colleague in Orifarm's Corporate Business Optimization.

About the job
As a LEAN manager in Orifarm you will be inspiring and motivating a professional and international team of local LEAN managers (Process Area Coordinators), who, besides their main jobs, are pointed out to support the business in developing and optimizing processes and always aim for operational excellence. The function is organized around the LEAN office in the Corporate Business Optimization department.

You will also be responsible for the hands on LEAN training, meaning that you will be responsible for developing, building and accelerating the Orifarm LEAN Academy to level 2.0.

Who are you?
You hold a higher education and have obtained experience within LEAN tools and LEAN management through your current or former job. Preferably, you master tools like A3, Value Stream Mapping, 5S, 3M, Heijunka and Kaizen.
You have a strong and enthusiastic drive and you are able to set and reach ambitious goals. You have strong communication and behavior skills at all organizational levels. You are expected to have operational experience with implementing and developing LEAN. You naturally inspire and motivate your colleagues and surroundings. You hold great empathy and you are an inspiration to your colleagues with the ability to challenge in a respectful way. You see a given challenge as an opportunity to improve. In the long run continuous improvement and operational excellence is your inspiration.
You will be at an advantage if you can document experience within process optimization and project management. Furthermore, it is a requirement that you speak and write Danish and English fluently.

Who are we?
The Corporate Business Optimization consists of 4 dedicated Project Managers and 1 LEAN Manager (you). The department is responsible for delivering project management and process optimization throughout the business. For your part the strategic goal is to facilitate, create and maintain continuous improvement and operational excellence in everyday work life and daily operations.

Our values
The explorer spirit still characterizes Orifarm, although we have now become a large, international company since Hans and Birgitte Bøgh-Sørensen founded the company in 1994. Our mission is to make important savings for the society via parallel imported and generic pharmaceuticals and to ensure that the consumers get better value for money. Seriously and determined, we strive to make this happen while insisting on being good colleagues, improving together, helping each other and innovating. This attitude may be of benefit to you.

We offer
In Orifarm we place great emphasis on both your professional and personal development and on giving you the opportunity to bring all of your skills into play.

We are located in Odense, where you will work with our dedicated colleagues in an open office environment, which allows us to have a friendly and informal atmosphere. We offer a competitive compensation & benefits package and our staff canteen offers a variety of healthy menus every day, and physiotherapy will also be at your disposal.

If you need further information about the job please do not hesitate to contact Department Manager, Per Wilken Andersen.

Application deadline:

20. August 2017
Per Wilken Andersen
Tlf.: +45 63 95 26 29
Tlf.: +45 22 65 01 19
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