Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Crewe


Job reference no.: 14964

About the Role

We are seeking a Lean Manufacturing Technical Expert within our Logistics department. Reporting to the Head of Production System you will be responsible for driving strategic and transformation programmes within the manufacturing function. Key responsibilities include:

Defining and driving the implementation, development and refinement of manufacturing strategies and continuous improvement programmes, encompassing a wide range of topics including quality, productivity, vehicle launch and human resources.

Coaching strategic project leaders, including the design and facilitation of improvement workshops and strategy rollout activities.

Monitoring and reporting on return on investment, cost saving and waste reduction.

Acting as a Technical Expert on continuous improvement activities including kaizen, six sigma and lean manufacturing.

About the Person

The successful candidate will be operating at subject matter expert or management level within a manufacturing or production environment. We would be interested in talking to candidates in the following roles: Lean Manufacturing Manager, Continuous Improvement Manager, Lean Manufacturing Engineer, Lean Manufacturing Consultant and Lean Expert. Automotive industry experience would be advantageous. You will be highly skilled in the application of lean manufacturing techniques and tools and will demonstrate substantial experience of driving process improvements.

You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to engage and influence a broad range of cross functional stakeholders, working collaboratively.

You will be a commercial and strategic thinker with the ability to identify and develop improvement opportunities.

You will have exceptional project management skills and will be analytical and measured in your approach.

You will be proactive and resilient in the face of adversity.

About the Brand

Bentley Motors has an extraordinary history and an exciting journey ahead in becoming the creators of the world’s most luxurious performance motor vehicles.

We are a global organisation operating in 59 countries with over 125,000 customers worldwide. As part of the Volkswagen Super Premium Group, along with Porsche and Bugatti, Bentley is a unique place to work, with people who are all driven by the same ideal: being the most successful luxury car brand in the world.

About the benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll be entitled to lots of exciting benefits, dependant on role:


Enjoy time off with 35 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.


We’ll help secure your future with 5% pension contribution.

Colleague Discount

Opt in to the colleague car lease scheme with access to a new car every 4 months.


Because we know a lot of time is spent at work we like to provide a comfortable working environment. You will have access to onsite catering that includes Costa Coffee & Starbucks as well as the option to join our onsite gym.

- subject to various T&Cs.

If you’re seeking a challenging and rewarding career as part of an extraordinary business with ambitious plans for the future, then what are you waiting for? Apply now.

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