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As service providers to the automotive and manufacturing industries we put our heart and soul into what we do. Our customers have been relying on us for over 50 years now. We take on projects in electrical installation, assembly, automation, maintenance, technical cleaning, facility management and logistics. We deliver our services in large or small teams on-site on a project or long-term basis. And how do we do that? We’re people who get things done. We are problem-solvers, all-rounders, reliable partners and pioneers, and we’re great at dealing with emergencies where necessary. But above all, we’re here to help.

To strengthen our Operations Excellence team in our global holding company in Stuttgart, we are seeking for an immediate start a permanent

(Senior) Lean Project Manager OPEX (m/f/x)

Your Mission

  • Take responsibility: Work as an expert in our global Center of Operations Excellence in the company headquarters in Stuttgart; plan and execute international optimization and transformation projects at selected service locations
  • Tackle tasks: Prepare, diagnose, design and help implement a site transformation
  • Model cooperation: Advise and support managers and employees on site with the operational application of lean concepts and in change management; provide training in lean operations methods for the regional team members responsible; develop best practices relating to this issue
  • Drive progress: Further develop existing concepts from the Leadec OPEX toolbox; assess service locations with regard to potential for optimization by means of a capability maturity model (CMM)

Your Profile:

  • Training and qualifications: Degree in economics or engineering
  • Experience: At least 8 years of professional experience, ideally in an international environment, plus several years of experience in project management
  • Knowledge: Very familiar with common lean operations methods
  • Work ethic and personality: Sound analytical and problem solving skills; very good written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Languages: Fluent in German and English
  • Deployment: Prepared to travel (up to 75% within Germany and abroad) for specific projects

What we offer

  • Security and safety: The security of a large globally operating company with a workforce of 20,000, high standards of occupational safety
  • Prospects: Structured induction into your new area of responsibilities, professional development and further training opportunities e.g. via our Leadec Campus
  • Remuneration: Attractive remuneration commensurate with your qualifications
  • Vacation: Up to 30 days vacation entitlement
  • Benefits: Employer’s contribution to company pension; "Me@Leadec" corporate benefits program for employees 

Apply now to become part of the Leadec Team! You don’t need a cover letter. For more information on Leadec go to:


Career Center
Iris Jaus

Leadec Management Central Europe BV & Co. KG
Meitnerstraße 11
70563 Stuttgart

Phone: +49 711 7841 432

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