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Lean Manufacturing Specialist/ Expert

Lean Manufacturing Specialist/ Expert

We are searching for qualified and motivated candidate for the role of Lean Manufacturing Specialist/ Expert, based in Dupnitsa.

The opportunity

This position is based in Dupnitsa and reports to the site OPEX Lead. It will support the site Operational Excellence Lead in delivering value by enabling productivity and efficiency improvements, interacting with all employees of the plant at every level of the organization. Also suitable for motivated candidates without experience who want to develop in a modern environment with high standards.

How you’ll spend your day

  • Support and guide development and implementation of the Operational Excellence improvement(OPEX) activities across the organization
  • Explore process and system development opportunities for operational efficiency
  • Coordinate and support process mapping and process optimization activities
  • Monitoring of introduced developments, evaluation of results
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Interface with project managers and teams
  • Actively support and improve Idea Management System
  • Provide trainings, coaching and capability building at the plant
  • Demonstrate appropriate use of Lean techniques during implementation of improvement projects
  • Promote a performance mindset at all site levels through Lean events, standardization and
  • simplification initiative.
  • Act as a change agent and key influencer to enhance the Lean culture
  • Visualize and communicate improvements, best practices and results across the organization

Your experience and qualifications

  • University degree – preferably in science and economics
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Understanding of Lean and Six Sigma methodology & tools
  • OPEX and transformation knowledge will be considered as an advantage
  • Experience in operational functions such as Manufacturing, Quality, Validation, Supply Chain will be considered as an advantage
  • High integrity / values orientation
  • Desire to make a change, be self-directed and persevering
  • Willingness to learn and acts as a role model
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills required in coordinating activities
  • Fluent in Bulgarian and conversational level in English
  • Excellent knowledge in MS Office

Enjoy a more rewarding choice

  • Dynamic and challenging work environment in one of the world leading pharmaceutical company and the biggest pharmaceutical company in Bulgaria
  • Competitive remuneration and annual bonus bound with performance
  • Additional healthcare insurance and additional fixed and flexible benefits
  • Option to work from home as per the company policy
  • Real career development opportunity

*Teva Pharmaceuticals is one of the world's largest generic pharmaceutical companies, with the richest portfolio in the generics industry - over 1,800 products. Teva in Bulgaria (until the end of 2020 working under the name Actavis) is the largest pharmaceutical company in Bulgaria in terms of production capacity and number of employees. Teva in Bulgaria occupies leading positions in sales in packaging of medicines. The company in Bulgaria employs nearly 1,700 employees.

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