Vistaprint Principal Lean Analyst & Projects in Windsor, Ontario

About Cimpress

Cimpress N.V. (Nasdaq: CMPR) is the world leader in mass customization. For 20 years, the company has been producing, with the reliability, quality and affordability of mass production, small individual orders where each and every one embodies the personal relevance inherent to customized physical products. The company produces more than 46 million uniquely designed items a year. Cimpress’ portfolio of brands includes Tradeprint, Exaprint, Vistaprint, Albelli, Drukwerkdeal, Pixartprinting, and others. That portfolio serves multiple customer segments across many applications for mass customization. To learn more, visit .

Principle Lean Analyst & Projects

You are a part of the Global Lean function. This group is responsible for facilitating the ongoing adoption of lean principles across our global manufacturing footprint. You will turn data into information for insight into key manufacturing/operational reporting and improvement activities/projects. A key element will include conducting manufacturing and process data analysis to include the design of associated data, requirements of the request/business need, and reporting techniques. In addition, you will also ensure baseline plant benchmarking across the manufacturing organization, and an effective measure of Lean system deployment.

Your role will involve:

  • Interpreting data, and key reporting methods

  • Ensuring data confidence

  • Using statistical analysis techniques to support function/project needs

  • Developing and implementing standard data collection needs, methodologies, analysis techniques, reporting, measurement cycle cadence, and ensure data collection efficiency

  • Reporting on operational/KPI improvement opportunities

  • Producing standard graphical analyses where required to support improvement activities / projects (Lean & Continuous improvement)

  • Plant KPI benchmarking and best practice sharing

  • Producing and aligning plant teams with monthly operational reporting and summaries to Senior Leadership stakeholders

  • Supporting the development, implementation, and maintenance of an effective and sustainable Lean Manufacturing program to reduce waste, improve inventory turns, ensure on-time delivery to customers, improve and sustain product availability and reduce manufacturing lead times

  • Partnering with operational teams, and lead cross functional projects to deliver high quality, low-cost products within the shortest lead times possible by focusing on a continuous improvement culture

  • Supporting the post-merger integration of M&A’s into the Cimpress lean production mindsets, tools and processes

  • Representing the Head of Global Lean internationally when and where appropriate

In return you will bring:

  • 7+ years' professional experience in applicable disciplines

  • Bachelor's degree required (Operations Research, Engineering, Mathematics, etc.)

  • Masters degree a strong plus

  • Proven experience as a Data Analyst

  • Technical experience with data models / systems

  • Strong Knowledge of data reporting, and data bases (SQL, SQL Server, SAP)

  • Knowledge of statistics and statistical packages such as Excel, SPSS, Minitab

  • Strong analytical ability (extract, organize, analyze, report)

  • Report Writing, and presentation

  • Lean / TPS experience

  • Preference for Certified Six Sigma Black Belt

  • Action Orientated

  • Resourceful

  • Able to manage through ambiguity

  • Results driven

This is a truly unique opportunity. Apply now!

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Cimpress is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or marital status. Cimpress welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.