Continuous Improvement Specialist

Birmingham - Calthorpe Road

This vacancy is now closed


Are you looking to use your improvement skills to support and deliver real change for an organisation?

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for!

We are looking for an experienced improvement practitioner, comfortable working with a team or as an individual to identify opportunities, analyse root causes and action improvements.

Our CI Specialist position gives you the opportunity to work across all parts of the organisation both on your own projects and coaching others through their “champion” projects.  

The successful candidate will support the development of a culture of Continuous Improvement at TBS where we are always working to; improve quality, increase productivity, reduce lead time and keep our colleagues and customers happy. 

Day to day this will mean working with the CI manager and team, delivering improvement training, coaching and projects.


  • LCS Level 1c / LSSBB or equivalent
  • Excellent understanding of continuous improvement concepts including Lean, value stream mapping, visual management, TPM
  • Experience of hands-on implementation of continuous improvement activities in manufacturing and support functions
  • Demonstrated experience in selecting and working with a wide range of CI tools
  • Coaching experience
  • Experience of delivering training
  • Good organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Good negotiation skills (when working with others)
  • Good negotiation skills (when working with others)
  • Strong analytical  and problem solving skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
  • Evidence of continuing personal development
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business

Our values provide a definite direction for everything we do, and we are always in search for talents who wants to be part of our journey. Are you dedicated and want to make a difference? Are you enthusiastic and have passion in what we do? Do you hold integrity close to your heart? Then we look forward to receiving your application.

Working for us:
Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency.
The Company is built on the success of its people and values them as its key asset. Integral to Binding Site is creating a diverse and inclusive culture which welcomes and creates diversity of thought, action, and innovation where all 1,200 colleagues can truly thrive. Support and continuous education is reinforced through partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall. 
With a strong focus on building a sustainable future for its workforce and local communities, Binding Site has high aspirations for continuous improvement and ensuring their people contribute to their future vision. In addition, Binding Site has recently been recognised at the 2021 Birmingham Post Business Awards, winning both “Company of the Year” and “International Trade and Export” Awards. 
Working at Binding Site means being part of a global, award-winning community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide.

Location: Birmingham
Hours: 40 hrs 
• Competitive Salary
• 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
• Pension- 6% contribution
• Life Assurance
• Medicash- Health Benefit