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Lean Supply Chain Specialist

Requisition ID:  19820

Madrid, M, ES La Muela (Zaragoza), Z, ES

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Lean Supply Chain Specialist 
ES, La Muela, Zaragoza | Specialist | Full-Time | ID: 19820

Business Improvement > Service Lean > Operational Excellence MED
The Global Service Lean team is responsible for propelling further our Service Business' continuous improvement and execution excellence culture.

We direct the process for Strategy Deployment, work on establishing global concepts, and implement breakthrough improvements based on world class methodologies such as Lean Supply Chain, Lean and Six Sigma.


You will be part of a team of Lean and Six Sigma blackbelts in different geographical regions who will work constantly on increasing the Lean maturity of the Service business and implementing improvements to reduce operational costs. You will also engage with our Supply Chain and Repair organizations to promote the trends of our metrics towards high-quality benchmarks.

You will also work in your region towards stock turns increase, decrease in obsolescence development, process improvement, and decrease of repair costs in the supply chain.

The tasks you'll perform in your region will include:

  • Perform periodically Lean maturity assessment in logistics areas and processes
  • Implement Lean Transformation plans based on Supply Chain and Lean maturity assessment
  • Facilitate kaizen events to promote improvements and process updates
  • Reduce operational costs through Supply Chain improvements
  • Facilitate and share Lean best practices across different regions and Repair facilities



  • Solid level of Supply Chain experience ideally from different environments ( i.e. service/maintenance, manufacturing, transactional, etc.)
  • An academic degree Bachelor level or higher
  • Minimum 3-5 years of Lean Supply Chain experience with significant background in process optimization and continuous improvement
  • Proven skills in stakeholder management at all levels
  • Comfortable and proficient in delivering workshops and similar activities


On the personal level it is very important that you possess influence and persuasiveness along with good interpersonal skills.

You will have extensive experience with Supply Chain, Logistics, Change Management and Implementation.

You will also have experience propelling improvements based on Value Streams and being able to communicate next steps towards future state in a way that our key stakeholders understand.

Moreover, we expect the following competencies:

  • Confident communication skills with senior stakeholders
  • Either certification or certified experience or education in Lean Supply Chain and Logistics disciplines
  • Significant pragmatic, implementation and facilitation skills
  • Ability to create impact & connect with our workforce on the field
  • Able to follow up in different countries (or areas within a country)
  • High-quality written/verbal presentation and communication skills in English & Spanish (Portuguese is a plus)


What we offer
You will develop in an ever-growing and high-paced team in a global environment.

You will have great impact and influence on the profitability and development of our business.

For the right candidate this position will be a platform for further professional or leadership development in a global organization.

This is a great opportunity to put your supply chain experience into action, focusing on how we can do things even better!


Please apply before January 31st 2022

Our Benefits
  • Join the World's Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program


Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

About Vestas

Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.