Our client is a global first-tier supplier to the automotive industry. Thanks to its vast capabilities, our client, commands foremost positions in the product and component segments air supply, emission control and pumps as well as in the development, manufacture and aftermarket supply of pistons, engine blocks, and plain bearings.


For our client, we are looking for a Business Excellence Coordinator (m/f) for Southern Europe with experience in the automotive industry and in the production with a focus on Lean and Six Sigma.

  • Definition of Business Excellence projects with the plants
  • Organization, leading and conducting of BE projects
  • Leadership of internal and overall improvement projects according to Lean manufacturing and Six Sigma methodology
  • Troubleshooting and evaluation of statistics
  • Development of ideas for using Lean methods to avoid wastage and demonstrate measurable improvements
  • Implementation of change management projects to cultivate a culture of Lean and Six Sigma
  • Method training and coaching for BE projects (Lean, Six Sigma GB and BB)
  • Development of BE system, methods, tools and training material
  • Moderations of Workshops and Training on lean management
  • Cross-functional and interdisciplinary work along the process chain
  • Assure and integrate BE road map strategy
  • Execution of BE assessments worldwide
  • Active communication and reporting about regional BE implementation Status

  • Finished engineering degree preferred in mechanical engineering or production technologies
  • Education in the areas Lean Management, Six Sigma (Black Belt)
  • Min. 2 years unique experience in the automotive industry
  • 5 years of experience in production with a focus on Lean and Six Sigma
  • Highly able to work under pressure, focused on targets, good conflict resolution skills and powerful in the implementation
  • Hands on mentality
  • IT-knowledge (MS-Office, Minitab)
  • Fluent English

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