Op. Excellence Sr Specialist

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The Tools Excellence Office is a department constituted of 8 specialists working in close collaboration with different stakeholders across the Vestas organisation. Predominantly, we support our onshore and offshore colleagues in Construction and Service Operations with their specific needs. Given our unique position in the organisation we work across the global matrix structure, covering the entire value chain. This allows us to obtain a deep understanding and great insights into what is going on.
By joining our team, you will be part of a knowledge focused and engaging team who wants to learn and understand the issues we face. We work closely together to find the best way to resolve tasks and projects we are engaged with. This is key for us, in our pursuit of connecting the overall process for the Global Service Supply Chain to the daily operation in the front line.


As our Operational Excellence Senior Specialist, you will take on a great deal of responsibility. This includes, but is not limited to the following:
  • Implement continuous improvements in One Tool's warehousing activities, including the handling of tools from inbound to outbound, maintenance, warehouse layout and more
  • Manage both short- and long-term support for regional tools planning and logistics distribution to ensure efficient use of tools and inventory management
  • Tasked with maintaining relationships with internal international clients, stakeholder liaisons, and global divisions, while collaborating with peers across the organization to bolster the significant growth of Vestas
  • Ensuring operational quality e.g., through unified framework and global processes
  • Be an inspiration force with a great desire to teach and coach new colleagues and lean specialists in understanding and applying operational excellence disciplines


  • 10+ years of experience working with lean manufacturing and continuous improvement preferably with warehouse activities in scope
  • Extensive years of experience in management disciplines is required, i.e. strategy deployment, change management, customer relationship management, business cases development, supply chain management, or similar
  • Highly Professional communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Experience working with SAP or equivalent ERP


  • Enjoy working with people as it relates to change management and groups of diverse stakeholders, with good stakeholder management skills
  • Team-oriented person who is enthusiastic about cross-functional collaboration
  • Demonstrated capacity for autonomous and collaborative work under strict time constraints
  • Open minded and good at gathering and sharing information within a team
  • Able to cope with change and working under ambiguous circumstances

What we offer

We offer a very exciting job in a flat, multi-cultural, and innovative organization focusing on reaching great results. To us, it is all about knowing the business and our employees, defining the right solutions, and getting it done. We want you to participate in that mission and of course, have fun along the way. By joining Vestas, you will have the opportunity to grow on a professional as well as a personal level, enhancing your knowledge by working closely with highly experienced and inspiring colleagues, globally.

Additional information

Location: Aarhus or Videbæk, Denmark
Application deadline: Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please apply online on or before the April 16th, 2024. We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.
Start date: June 1st, 2024, but we are willing to reach an agreement that suits your needs.
Further information: Please contact Morten Ullits Sørensen, Head of One Tools Excellence at +45 50 85 32 94


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About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
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