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At CEVA we believe that logistics is a people business, and our people are passionate and committed. They fully understand supply chain excellence and live and breathe it every day. There are over 56,000 of us around the world, we are collaborative and enthusiastic about our work and the value we deliver to our customers.

We are a full service transportation and logistics company with freight management and contract logistics operations spanning 1,000 locations in 160 countries. It’s an exciting time at CEVA and even more so within our UK, Ireland and Nordics cluster. Our teams are focussed on delivering a new level of supply chain and freight management expertise. Many of the world’s best-known brands count on CEVA to serve their markets - so why wouldn’t you join our team?!

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Operations Improvement Specialist

Job Description: 

At CEVA, we believe that logistics is a people business, that’s why we create an environment of trust and team spirit - we encourage initiative and we empower our talent to grow in their careers.  We are supply chain experts and live and breathe it every day. We offer a broad range of services in Contract Logistics, Air, Ocean and Ground management thanks to our 78,000 employees, operating in more than 160 countries. At CEVA, we are passionate about our work and the value we deliver to our customers and as a company, we are growing at a fast pace - do you Dare to Grow with us?  

 

YOUR ROLE


As a dynamic and forward thinking Operations Improvement Specialist, you will drive a culture of operational excellence and continuous improvement initiatives across our Wisbech operation, where you will actively identify and promote the implementation of improvements at sites in line with our UK&I practices.

 

WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?

 

In this role, you will be responsible for building and managing a pipeline of cost initiatives across all operational areas, delivering these initiatives to ensure continuous improvement targets are achieved, monitored and exceeded. You will assist with onsite implementations of best practices and the deployment of CEVA’s SCA and Kaizen programmes, reporting centrally and locally on performance and progress. As a member of the wider LEAN and SCA Team, you will also be involved in supporting and conducting Site Classification Assessments across sites. You will be reporting into the local General Manager, however, will have a wider connection with the centralized Business Process Excellence (BPE) structure.
 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

 

Our ideal candidate will have proven continuous improvement experience and used to working in LEAN and Six Sigma environments, within a 3PL setting. With demonstrable experience of building and developing client relationships, you will also have a background in delivering operational excellence programs and driving change across large teams.

 

It goes without saying that you will possess exceptional communication, engagement and influencing abilities, be an efficient and effective problem solver and have excellent presentation and report writing and analysis skills.

 

It would also be desirable but not essential if you have proven project management and implementation experience.

 

WHAT DO WE HAVE TO OFFER?

 

With a genuine culture of reward and recognition, we want our employees to grow, develop and be part of our journey. We offer a benefits package that includes competitive annual leave entitlement with a fantastic holiday buy scheme, pension and life assurance along with access to an employee benefits platform that offers discounts on gym memberships and money off vouchers for a diverse range of retail, travel and hospitality brands. There’s no doubt that you will be compensated for your hard work and commitment so if you’d like to work for one of the top Logistics providers in the world then please do get in touch to find your next role.

 

ABOUT TOMORROW

 

We value your professional and personal growth. That’s why we share plenty of career opportunities for you to thrive within CEVA. Join CEVA for a challenging career.

 

CEVA Logistics UK&I is committed to attracting, acquiring and retaining the best possible candidates  in an equal and inclusive way that is consistent with employment legislation and best practice. We aim to select the best available person for  every vacancy irrespective of age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, political beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment and marital or civil partnership status.
Please note that candidates will be subject to the necessary right to work checks for the UK and Ireland. 


Wisbech
37.5
Up to £45,000

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