Operational Excellence Manager


Operational Excellence Manager
Strategic Development
29 Dec, 2022
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Lean, Six Sigma, Theory of Constraints, Operational Excellence, Continuous Improvement …makes you smile.

As Operational Excellence Manager you play a key role in the TVH One Way of Working - 1WOW’ to install a Continuous Improvement culture within the organization.

In this global role, you act as the ‘go to person’ for both the business stakeholders as 1WOW team members for all related Lean and Operational Excellence matters.

  • Set up and design together with the corporate 1WOW team members and the business the Continuous Improvement (CI) program
  • Lead the integration of lean and operational excellence methodologies, tools and techniques within the overall CI framework and roadmap
  • Develop organizational capabilities in lean and operational excellence, support and coach the business functions (such as business improvement managers, CI facilitators, lean six sigma project managers, …)
  • Build a strong continuous improvement community, enhance collaboration within the teams to analyze and implement continuous improvement opportunities
  • Drive sustainable bottom-up improvement actions, report on progress and manage risks/issues in tandem with the business stakeholders
  • Act as role model of the CI program implementation for the different divisions and departments in the different  regions
  • Follow up on evolutions in the domain of lean/ opex and other related customer/employees excellence areas relevant to TVH
  • Report to the director continuous improvement and change management


  • Master degree (commercial engineer, economic sciences, civil engineer, law, … ) or equivalent with min 7 years of relevant experience
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification, and/or strong experience in operational excellence and continuous improvement
  • Experienced in program and change management
  • Skilled in managing stakeholders at different levels (jr-sr) and business domains (logistics, manufacturing, services, and sales) both operational and strategic
  • Natural connector with ability to build and maintain relationships both internally and externally
  • Effective communication with good coaching and training skills
  • Strong business interest and acumen
  • Ability to work in fast paced international environment
  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • Willingness to travel (+- 10-30%)


  • An exciting role in a fast growing international company with a people-centric company culture
  • The chance to become part of a dynamic team, where initiative and entrepreneurship are valued
  • Numerous opportunities for personal development, amongst others through guidance, access to Linkedin Learning and many training courses
  • Flexible working hours with attention to a healthy work-life balance and with the possibility to work from home
  • An attractive salary package with extralegal benefits such as company car, meal vouchers, insurances, corporate restaurant and with 20 paid holidays and 12 working time reduction days
  • Lunch breaks and sports facilities in the TVH Park (the company’s) green zone
  • Fun afterworks and other optional events (e.g. TVH Kaffee)
Myriam Parmentier

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