Business Improvement Manager

Vasham | Japfa Group

  • South Jakarta, Indonesia
    Wisma Millenia Lantai-4 Jl. Letjen Mt. Haryono No.Kav 16 Tebet Barat, Jakarta Selatan 12810, South Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia
    South Jakarta
  • Full time
Posted a month ago and deadline of application is on 13 Jun
Recruiter was hiring 2 hours ago

Business Improvement Manager

Vasham | Japfa Group

Job Description

Working with the Senior Management Team, Lean Manager is expected to develop, set the pace and implement lean production system and continuous improvement strategy across company businesses and operations. The creation and implementation of best practice Lean vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures is expected to aid and improve operational performance.

Job Description:


  • Develop centralized Continuous Improvement office
  • Design lean production system and continuous improvement tools
  • Set up an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible lean / CI team
  • Outline direction and deployment of the Lean framework to ensure consistent and rigorous application across the business in line with best practice
  • Develop the train-the-trainer program through standardization of training materials, employing elements or Lean techniques


  • Develop lean implementation roadmap across the company
  • Plan and schedule training (train the trainer) and implementation processes


  • Deliver and implement lean program and set up production system
  • Implement value stream mapping and production process evaluation
  • Provide necessary training for employees in lean principles and enable them to support continuous improvement ideas
  • Drives targeted, sustainable improvement by leveraging consulting skills and change management processes
  • Supports focused deployment of Lean tools across the organization to assure excellence and operational execution
  • Being sensitivity towards the organisational structure, commercial approach, culture, people and processes.

Continuous Improvement

  • Set up measure and production audit system
  • Develop continuous improvement process and feedback loop to review and upgrade lean production system
  • Create and drive lean culture

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree from an established university
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of lean, six sigma, continuous improvement experience; daily management, strategy deployment, and problem solving in manufacturing environment
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience leading continuous improvement teams, driving transformational change, in manufacturing environment
  • Strong operations/plant/production line leadership and people management experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency applying Lean principles in a variety of situations
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification preferred/Qualified Trainer is advantageous

Jobs Summary

Job level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job category
Manufacturing and Production
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Once in a while 
Office Address
Wisma Millenia Lantai-4 Jl. Letjen Mt. Haryono No.Kav 16 Tebet Barat, Jakarta Selatan 12810
1 opening

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About Vasham | Japfa Group

Japfa group is a leading, pan-Asian, industrial agri-food company dedicated to feeding emerging Asia with essential proteins. Headquartered in Singapore; we employ over 32,000 people across an integrated network of modern farming, processing and distribution facilities in Indonesia, China, Vietnam, India and Myanmar. We specialize in producing quality dairy, protein staples (poultry, beef, swine & aquaculture) and packaged food that nourish millions of people. Vasham is a Japfa's trading arm that is changing the way we think about agribusiness. We are building financial and operational solutions the industry players use every day. Whether it’s bridging access to the financial market, providing education on best practices, or fair-price trading, Vasham is becoming part of every value chain. We’re making agribusiness safer, smarter, and more financially connected. And we’re doing it at a national scale; energizing local economies and bringing opportunities. Vasham’s positive impact is tangible in the communities we operate in and that drives us to keep moving forward.