Country LEAN Manager (lead influencer)

Baarco & Tish s.r.o.

Place of work
company HQ: BA region (+ take personal part in several plants in other regions), Bratislava, Trnava, Trenčín, Nitra, Martin, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Poprad, Košice, Prague
Contract type
Start date
by mutual agreement
Salary offered (gross)
3000 - 4000 monthly base / depending on your unique LEAN experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

JOB CODE (primary target group)

• Lean Director / Manager
• Continuous Improvements Manager
• Group Innovation Director / Manager
• Site Technology / Process Leader
• Senior Six Sigma Black Belt
• Program Manager


The position provides vision, design, launch & further leadership, tactical coordination and controlling of group´s overall lean operational program. That includes change management tools and practices, as well as rigorous project disciplines, within a framework of planned production.

JOB ROLE (competence set)

• This role focuses on the elimination of waste and variation throughout the manufacturing process.
• You will identify short and long term improvement opportunities and partner with site leaders to schedule and complete projects/special assignments.
• You will manage the plant's lean projects which includes periodic follow-up to ensure all improvements are tracked, measured and implemented per strategic action plans.
• You will maintain the visual measurements for the value stream, including the current-state and future-state value stream maps.
• You will implement and utilize the group´s focus on Lean fundamentals (takt time, one piece flow, standard work and pull systems).
• You will provide leadership, mentoring, and training to all levels and functions within the plant in the use of lean and six sigma methodologies.
• Board advisory & project budget management.
• Oversight for future major next-generation process controlling.
• Building high performance strategy.
• Leading a culture of innovation.
• LEAN portfolio management.
• Change management.

CORE INDUSTRIES: Automotive • Industrial • Management Systems

REPORTING DIRECTLY TO: General Manager of the Group (Country GM) to create business meaningful KPI’s across all aspects of the operations organization and track performance against those metrics. Serve as the co-owner of overall strategy and manufacturing ramp plans.

PLACE OF WORK: we are looking for candidates from all over Slovakia, our client´s HQ is in BRATISLAVA region, but has more sites across the country.

Employee perks, benefits

• Superior SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE (job band: Lead Professional)
• Take an important part in :: LEAN launch & group STRATEGY :: CI STATUS :: CO-WORKING with a professional TOP MANAGEMENT of the group.
• Evolve in complex international manufacturing environments and high-end standards.
• Own a result driven key role encompassing WIDE AREA OF ACTIVITIES.
• Improve group quality potential & increase its individual manufacturing PORTFOLIO effectiveness.
• Work with ALL SITES, encouraging the best strategy while evaluating nowadays & FUTURE POSSIBILITIES.
• Representing one of the LEADING BRANDS.
• Stable and professional WORKING ENVIRONMENT.
• Support of company's top management.

Information about the selection process


If you feel that this position would be a challenging career advancement and your professional experience are matching the upper mentioned requirements, do not hesitate and APPLY FOR THIS POSITION by sending us your CV in English language.


DISCLAIMER: The above information on this job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of performance by employees within this classification. It does not contain a comprehensive inventory of all the duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required for this job. Requirements are subject to possible modification depending on our clients´ needs.


In case this vacancy is not according to your preferences but you are opened to discuss other interesting opportunities in the future, please SUBMIT YOUR CV in Slovak, English or German language:

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Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Automotive industry, manufacture of transport equipment

Our client represents one of LEADING automotive high-quality brands with capital and great further potential on SK market.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)

Personality requirements and skills

• University degree, Engineering or related field preferred.
• Fluent English.

• Hands-on experience using OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE and Continuous Improvement methods (LEAN, TPM, Six Sigma, TQM).
• DEEP UNDERSTANDING of not only lean manufacturing but all challenges facing the business in manufacturing industry.
• Provide NOT ONLY TECHNICAL EXPERTISE in the implementation of lean manufacturing initiatives, performing high level analysis and delivering efficiencies across the value stream but also educating and imparting knowledge to others.
• Proven leadership skills to COACH and LEAD teams to fully deliver chartered objectives and projects.
• SELF-STARTER with excellent organizational skills in planning and organizing to handle multiple tasks concurrently.
• Advanced problem solving capabilities, attention to detail and NUMERICAL APTITUDE.
• Black Belt or Master Black Belt (or equivalent certification) is strongly preferred.
• Personal interest in high-end technologies
• Excellent INFLUENTIAL & PROJECTION skills.
• Self-starter, team driver and loyal player.

NOTE: We are an equal opportunity employment agency. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to gender, age, national origin, race, religion, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Brief description of the company

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Company address

Baarco & Tish s.r.o.
ASTON Business Hotel, Bajkalská 22
821 09 Bratislava
ID: 2768431   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.10.2016