Now that Six Sigma is a fully entrenched methodology for process improvement, demand for Black Belts and Master Black Belts has created an ecosystem of training and jobs that few would have predicted twenty years ago. Now, the Master Black Belt is an essential component in a Six Sigma project and is responsible for its strategic realization. He or she is also involved with assisting the Black Belts and Green Belts as required, with the ultimate aim of achieving maximum productivity in the process by eliminating errors and inconsistencies throughout.
The scope of the Master Black Belt’s role is dependent on the structure of the company, but they can be overseeing a single complex process or a number of straightforward ones, analyzing and improving as they go. There will be close relationships with suppliers and customers, too, as achieving near-perfection involves the whole supply chain.
Companies that have adopted Six Sigma methodology usually have an infrastructure in place, and you, the Master Black Belt, will be expected to get up to speed quickly in your work with the team. However, as companies are still adopting the system as they embark on quality drives, you could well be overseeing a process from its inception, which requires even more advanced organizational and interpersonal skills.
You should have risen through the ranks of Six Sigma through Green and Black Belt status, and depending on the role, you may require experience as a Master Black Belt with the relevant qualifications, or you could simply have recently passed the qualification and are looking to make the move. Experience of working in the same industry would of course be a useful attribute to better understand the ecosystem and the way the company works.
Have you achieved Master Black Belt status but are still being treated – and compensated – as a Black Belt? It’s probably time to jump ship and put your skills to good use. At Cast UK we regularly have change and transformation clients who have adopted Six Sigma or are looking to adopt it, and who are looking for talented people just like you.
Cast UK is right now filling vacancies in management and directorships right across the United Kingdom, and we’d love to hear from you if you’re a Black Belt looking to make the change. Call us today on 0333 121 3345.
Hastings has no historical claims on the UK’s culture – unless you count a minor scuffle in 1066 that changed the rulers of the nation forever. In fact, the main battle took place on a Senlac Hill, about 6 miles (10 km) to the northwest of the town, but it’s known to generations of schoolchildren as the Battle of Hastings. Perhaps if Harold had not needed to take his army north to repel an invasion of Norsemen just as the Norman invasion was happening, the battle, and British history, would have been very different. And that probably means we wouldn’t all be here, so we owe the Norwegians one!
The town became an important fishing village as time progressed, and fishing still plays a part in the town, and the largest beach-based fishing fleet in Europe is based there. The town, like many seaside towns, thrived during the Victorian period, especially when the railway came, and Hastings was one of a string of popular holiday destinations along the south coast. It still remains so.
Hastings is a relatively large town, with a static population approaching 100,000. Its tourism industry is its largest employer, but fishing and its related industries is still quite important. Around the town there are many small businesses and a few retail and industrial parks. The diversity of industry and the population that changes seasonally means that Master Black Belt - Six Sigma jobs do appear from time to time in Hastings, so it is always worth checking with us to see if anything is in the pipeline in or around the town.
Cast UK’s regional specialists can provide detailed information about the potential employers, the available job types and the average salary that you can expect to earn. With a wealth of experience in the procurement, logistics and supply chain fields, our team of recruitment consultants understands what it takes to be a successful candidate for every vacancy.
We work with clients and applicants from across the country, and are committed to filling each position with the best talent possible. If you’d like more information on the Master Black Belt - Six Sigma positions available in Hastings or anywhere else in the country, do get in touch so we can talk about what’s on offer.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Hastings or source a new job in Hastings then contact one of our consultant team on 0333 121 3345.
£27000.00 - £30000 per annum
Based in Manchester, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its warehouse team with the recruitment of an experienced Warehouse Shift Supervisor.
£50000 - £55000 per annum
My client is a exciting Tech/Logistics company with ambitious plans to grow across the UK.
£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + plus benefits
us francais?Project management experience? Want to work for a fantastic environmentally friendly and rapidly growing business, with superb opportunities for growth and progression? Then apply now or risk missing out on cette première opportunity!T...
£32000.00 - £34500.00 per annum
xt-align: left;">Transport Shift Manager, Carlisle, £32,000 - £34,500 + BenefitsHAVE YOU HEARD that 62% of workers feel disregarded in their workplace?Are you one of those 62%?If so, look no further! I'm working with an amazing logistics business w...
Up to £40000.00 per annum + plus benefits
perational Support ManagerMidlands Region £40,000 plus benefits Role Overview Our client is a hugely ambitious final-mile delivery startup undergoing rapid expansion across the UK and they're looking for an Operations Support Manager to join them o...
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Based in North London, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its management team with the recruitment of an experienced Transport Operations Manager.
Our client is a fast-paced, high-volume logistics business, and are looking to recruit a Head of Franchise Development for their Business in Amsterdam.
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
This role will be managing the day to day activity & strategic vision for the Sales & Marketing teams with the core focus being on growing the business within the UK.
£35000 - £45000 per annum
-Commerce Trading Manager Lancashire £35,000 - £45,000 According to a recent survey only 29% of employees are happy with career advancement opportunities.
£21000 - £24000 per annum
ealth and Safety Assistant (6 month contract)Blackburn Area£21,000 - £24,000 equiv.