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Regional Continuous Improvement Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
18 November, 2021

Job Description

We are currently searching for a German speaking Regional Continuous Improvement Manager, for a role based in the Zug area.

Working within the FMCG sector, you will be accountable for driving internal change programs across their global production and supply departments, to apply Six Sigma methodologies, Lean methods and process optimization.


Regional Continuous Improvement Manager, Zug, Switzerland


Key tasks of the Regional Continuous Improvement Manager include:

  • Coordinate existing processes through review, challenge and engagement with various internal stakeholders
  • Partnering with the Production teams, you will ensure that process improvements are implemented on an end-to-end scale
  • Drive and implement a Lean transformation
  • Develop and structuralize the Operational Excellence from creation through to strategy development and implementation
  • Identify improvement opportunities in the Lean and Operational Excellence Network
  • Deliver value stream mapping and a dynamic can-do attitude to approaching problem-solving tasks
  • Run and deliver workshops on topics such as Kaizen, Just in Time principles


As Regional Continuous Improvement Manager, we are looking for high calibre candidates with the following skillset:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Certification or accreditation in Lean Six Sigma would be desirable
  • Regional or global scope managing change programs with at least 3-7 years’ exposure to, if possible, production, logistics or SCM environment
  • Previous experience within FMCG or food & beverages or manufacturing environments in relation to Continuous Improvement methodologies
  • PMP certification desirable
  • Previously identified, led and successfully concluded projects
  • Created and led training workshops with sustainable results
  • Ability to travel over 50% to various sites across the region


If you are interested in applying for this Regional Continuous Improvement Manager role, please register your interest using the link. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Neil Cope in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007