Experienced Consultant SCM Production Optimization, focus Lean Management (f/m/d), Beijing or Shanghai
The roleAs an Experienced Consultant, you'll develop and implement lean management projects, and thus systematically increase the profit contribution and (process) efficiency. The goal is to optimize productivity, performance, throughput time, OPEX and inventory. With your expertise you'll support our clients to secure a long-term competitive advantage. Become part of the team!
What you'll do
- Analyze value streams, processes and disturbances in production and support the targeted use of lean activities
- Develop strategies in close cooperation with our clients to optimize production and manufacturing. Use lean principles, implement these new approaches and support clients during the implementation phase
- Realize additional potential by introducing targeted digital solutions
- Independently acquire new client projects in production and manufacturing
- Assume responsibility for your own (sub)projects and coach your team members
- Present your project results to top management, facilitate workshops and train project employees
- Act as a thought leader and continuously develop our consulting offering in production and manufacturing optimization
What you'll need
- Strong performance over many years at a consultancy, especially in production design/lean manufacturing or lean consulting with a cross-functional focus
- Excellent knowledge of lean and production systems, lean administration, manufacturing and automation technologies, industrial engineering and quality management
- Outstanding degree from a university or specialized college (Master's/graduate degree/PhD)
- Experience working on intercultural projects and ideally international work experience
- Excellent analytical and conceptual skills and an entrepreneurial mindset
- Highly developed communication skills in German and English
- Team player with strong interpersonal skills and willingness to travel (ca. 80 percent)
A career at SMC means you'll see the real-world impact of your thinking from day one. Join us, and start shaping your future today.
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