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Date Added: 11th January

Quality & Continuous Improvement Engineer






This is an excellent opportunity for either a well experienced engineer or a recent graduate to join a global manufacturing business with a fantastic succession plan to develop long term.

The main manufacturing facility is based in Knottingley, West Yorkshire and would require the successful candidate to live within a commutable distance. My client will consider candidates who are open to relocating.

The Role

Reporting to the Quality Director & Plant Manager you will be responsible for the following:
• Drive continuous improvement activities to improve production process
• Organise and develop continuous improvement material on specific customer projects
• Initiate cost improvement techniques
• Coach, mentor, develop and conduct CI training programmes
• Promote best practice sharing and drive integration
• Travel to internal global sites to implement continuous improvement (Approx. 3-4 times per year)

The Person
• Six Sigma Black Belt certified is an essential requirement to qualify for this role
• Must have project management experience managing CI projects in a manufacturing environment
• Driven and motivated individual with the view to progress & develop

Salary: Up to £35,000 per year along with 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays and pension contribution.

Hours per week: Monday – Thursday 830am – 5pm, Friday 830am – 430pm. 1 Hour lunch

If you match the criteria above, and you’d like to be considered for the role, please reply with an updated copy of your CV and I can arrange a call to discuss.

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Date Added: 4th January



Birmingham / Bedford


£40,188 - £


4 Permanent roles available
Highly reputable organisation with exciting prospects - ideal central location with modern offices
Birmingham / Bedford
£40,188 - £44,208 + benefits (see below)

To contribute to the achievement of Value Chain Plan Development and Delivery work stream objectives by taking ownership of Value Chain strategy delivery for assigned Value Chain areas such as Modularisation, Surveys, Design, Products, Capability and Capacity VCP solutions.
• Manage and build effective relationships with key internal and supply chain stakeholders
• Analyse performance of Value Chain arrangements against the organisation and Value Chain objectives to deliver improvement opportunities
• Identify and manage Value Chain risks that impact performance and delivery
• Business change/transformation/Analysis
• Strategy formulation
• Strategy implementation
• Performance improvement/innovation
• Collaboration
• Stakeholder relationship management
• Team Leadership (not necessary)
The client is looking for someone who takes active interest in industry trends and has market and sector insights (very commercial in their approach). You must be a strategic thinker and have experience in delivery high quality services. The client will consider candidates from a variety of backgrounds and would prefer someone with a breadth of wider experience (not limited to procurement/supply chain specific, though this will be advantageous).
If you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible (0121 230 1490) and send me your latest CV; sehar.kabir@hays.com.

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Date Added: 4th January

Governance Officer






I am working with a client in Middlesbrough who is looking for an Information Governance Officer to assist on a 6 month GDPR project.

You will draft and maintain policies and procedures across different areas within information governance, advising and assisting with subject access requests, dealing with freedom of information requests and providing guidance on data breach investigations.

You will work in the Information Governance Team within Legal Services assisting management in ensuring the information governance regime is robust, fit for purpose and complies with statutory and legislative requirements.

Rate: £250- £300 per day
Duration: 6 months
Start date: ASAP
Interviews: w/c 04 january

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