We are looking for a Vice President of Manufacturing!
As the VP of Manufacturing, you will be instrumental in developing a results orientated global manufacturing strategy for our French location. We are looking for someone with strategic vision, excellent communication skills, motivating, has an executive presence, and a proven record of delivering and sustaining results.
In particular, you can expect to:
Develop the vision, strategy and operational plan.
Deliver a Lean Management System across the organization.
Lead your team through thoughtful leadership, providing oversight to continuous improvement driving business goals.
Develop strategic relationships internally as well as on a local and global level, to solve and execute technical and manufacturing solutions related to manufacturing cycle time, cost, quality and product yield.
Ensure effective facility / product / process transitions & processes are in place.
Ensure new products are released with adequate levels of manufacturability.
Collaborate with the Procurement team to implement make vs. buy process, assessments, and playbooks.
Supports global leverage of core manufacturing process groups.
Evaluate capacity/forecast for infrastructure planning.
Ensure manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner.
Partner with leadership in quality, supply chain, engineering, RA and R&D to deliver results for the organization.
You will have the opportunity to:
Meaningfully impact the company’s short-term and long-term success
Work closely with executives across the organization
Grow your role as you see fit
Learn everything there is to know about respiratory medical device manufacturing
Create an inspiring workplace
To be successful, you will need:
10+ years’ experience in a management position in manufacturing.
Must have experience working with manufacturing plants in France.
Experience with Lean and Six Sigma.
Proven success in Continuous Improvement implementation strategies.