Senior Operational Excellence Innovation Manager
Creve Coeur, MO 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description


The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Operational Excellence Innovation Manager, are to:

  • Responsible for creating an Operational Excellence (OE) innovation road map and implementation strategy for the Customer Support (CS) Project System (PS);
  • Create shareable best practices, define innovative OE projects and drive implementation of scalable solutions in manufacturing and non-manufacturing organizations within PS;
  • Responsible for driving and integrating digital solutions into OE networks and the Product Supply System (onePSS);
  • Support the change management process in new ways of working;
  • Lead the implementation of onePSS in non-manufacturing areas and liasons with function specific centers of excellence for OE program design;
  • Promote the implementation of best practices in specific regions and sites which also provides personal support and technical coaching;
  • Coordinate training activities necessary to the deployment of identified best practices;
  • Develop methods to assess and monitor performance and efficiency in manufacturing and non-manufacturing systems;
  • Act as support in connected learnings within divisional OE communities and initiatives within CS PS.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our life values, more specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in chemistry or chemical engineering, production engineering, lean manufacturing or OE;
  • More than 12 years of experience in operational manufacturing or supply chain operations;
  • Experience in organization and escalation of innovative solutions;
  • Maintain project management and project ownership;
  • Sustain high motivation, business drive and understanding;
  • Support strategic, innovative and creative out-of-the-box thinking that drives excellent communication skills;
  • Carry emotional intelligence, influential skills and common intent to provide navigation in multi-cultural teams.


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Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
12+ years
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