Manager, Operational Excellence
Neste Oyj

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 27.6.2019

We are currently looking for a new team member who has passion for continual improvement to lead safety, reliability and productivity throughout our organization and ways of working in Oil Products Production.

Manager, Operational Excellence

One of Neste’s strategic Must-Win Battles, Operational Excellence means world-class performance in safety, reliability, productivity and commercial competitiveness. By ensuring world-class performance in all these four areas, we are able to keep and improve our market leading position. Operational Excellence is one of Neste’s growth enablers.

Operational Excellence team is newly formed team of experts with the purpose of driving continual improvement for safety, reliability and productivity throughout our organization and ways of working in Oil Products Production. Support deployment of continual improvement network in the organisation. Is involved in cross functional improvement activities beyond production.

Your main responsibilities are to

  • Lead and coordinate Oil Products Production’s continual improvement portfolio to drive safety, reliability and profitability development
  • Identify and prioritize development initiatives and drive successful execution
  • Drive the daily management development and sustaining activities
  • Lead a team of approximately ten experts
  • Ensure optimum resourcing, competence, processes and tools are in place for development programs and initiatives
  • Engage and lead people towards continual improvement and operational excellence culture

The best combination of experience, skills and background is

  • University level degree (M.Sc.) in Engineering, Technology, Business Administration or similar
  • Broad experience from process industry, or relevant
  • Capable of strategic thinking as well as hands-on approach
  • Experience in leading continual improvement programs with proof of successful change leadership and implementation
  • Strong ability to organize and plan team activities towards specific goals and objectives
  • Fluency in Finnish and English both written and spoken

We also value

  • Experience and/or training in Lean Six Sigma approach (Master Black Belt/Black Belt)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of business analytics tools and applications
  • Project management experience

In this position you will work closely together with the whole Oil Products Production organization as well as company internal and external stakeholders to ensure common strategy is successfully implemented. Ability to lead and influence with passionate, performance-driven and customer-oriented attitude across the organization is key to success.

This position will be based at our refinery site in Porvoo. Some travelling is required mainly to our other production and terminal sites in Finland.

We provide highly professional and enthusiastic environment in a growing company with positive opportunities for the future. In addition, we offer you development opportunities during your career at Neste. We will provide you the necessary induction and training to support you in this position.

In accordance, we believe in people who find new ways of doing things – people for whom safety and sustainability are part of their professional skills. Customer mindset is essential to all of us at Neste and we work hard to find the best solutions for our customers. We believe everyone is a leader and share a natural desire for collaboration. If all this, as well as our values on responsibility, cooperation, innovation and excellence resonate with you, you are the talent we are looking for.

Come and do meaningful work in a community that has its eyes set forward!

If you have any questions regarding the process or the position, please get in touch with Sebastian Forssell, Head of Operational Excellence, +358 50 458 2030.

Please submit your application by Sunday 4th of August. Please note however that we will start to process the applications immediately upon receipt.

The recruitment process includes interviews and aptitude testing. The person selected for the position must pass a health examination including a drug test. A security clearance is obtained for the persons with their consent.

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  • Ilmoitusnumero: 1280380
  • Työsuhde: Vakituinen työsuhde
  • Työn tyyppi: Kokopäiväinen
  • Hakuosoite: www-osoite
  • Sijainti: Porvoo