Jeld-Wen · Publicerad 17 feb 2021

Company description:

ABOUT JELD-WEN

Founded in 1960, Jeld-Wen is one of the world's largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 25 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.

Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples' workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

Job description:

Your role

As a Senior Operations Development Manager, you are responsible for leading and facilitating operations' development initiatives and projects in the operations across our manufacturing sites within the Northern European region. Your role will be a key resource towards the manufacturing sites, as you will play a vital part in multisite and cross-functional challenges and process development initiatives. Reporting directly to the Operations Director of Northern Europe, the scope of the role is to support the operations in the areas of SQDCIP (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, Inventory & People) and the financial performance in the Northern European region. You will be ensuring the further development of operations processes both from a strategical and operational perspective. To succeed in this role, you must thrive with both hands-on and strategic tasks. You must have a comprehensive understanding of the daily operations in a manufacturing environment as you will be working closely with the factory managers across several sites. We expect you to possess a strategic and continuous improvement mindset to elevate the operations' development processes and ensure operational excellence.

Your responsibilities
  • To live by the JELD-WEN Values and lead by the JELD-WEN Leadership Model, to build businesses ethically and safely, to invest in people, to inspire customers through innovations, to deliver on our promises and to improve every day
  • To ensure adherence with all compliance standards and always operate with integrity
  • Improve customer satisfaction with specific strategical and tactical projects
  • Develop operations reporting, monitoring and actions based on deviations
  • Drive processes development in operations and supporting all functions of the business to work together
  • Creating and driving projects and teams
  • Operations footprint optimisation
  • Lead process development initiatives according to the SQDCIP targets
  • Implement new technologies in use in our manufacturing operations
  • Support the Operations Director or executive team's vision and process ideas
Required profile:

Your skills and experiences
  • Experience from a 'Safety First' culture with a zero-tolerance and continuous safety improvement mentality
  • Proven experience from a similar role as Operations Manager or Operations development Manager
  • Several years of experience in manufacturing operations
  • Master's degree in manufacturing engineering or an equivalent vocational qualification
  • Sound knowledge of LEAN management
  • Accustomed to working in a medium-to-large manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office Standard Tools and Power BI, Forms and Apps.
  • A continuous improvement and strategic mindset
  • Energetic and self-driven with the ability to drive results
  • Strong change management skills and a holistic approach to assigned tasks
  • Understanding of multiple manufacturing ERP systems including SAP is advantageous
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is a prerequisite for this role, fluency in a Nordic language would be an advantage
What we offer:

Good reason to join

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.
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ABOUT JELD-WEN

Founded in 1960, Jeld-Wen is one of the world's largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 25 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.

Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples' workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.
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