Process Manager, Supply Chain Business Excellence

Lake County, IL, US
Nov 07, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Lead complex Lean Six Sigma (LSS) projects throughout the organization. Ensures delivery of all aspects of the project coordination, communication and execution. Identify opportunities to significantly reduce operating cost and cycle time and increase efficiency; then leads projects to achieve these savings. Improve the capability of the organization by training and mentoring personnel on Business Excellence tools and provide mentoring and leadership to Sponsors, Green-belt and kaizen candidates. Establish and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Facilitate analysis of opportunities and risks, and identifies impacts and recommendations to the business
  • Demonstrate leadership in setting and aligning project direction
  • Manage stakeholder relationships and expectations
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement efforts to meet service, quality and cost objectives
  • Support and motivate teams to ensure timely and successful delivery of projects
  • Provide training and coaching to Sponsors, Green Belts and Kaizen leaders

  • 10 years' business experience, minimum of 4 years LSS experience
  • Bachelor's degree required; preferred disciplines: Sciences, Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain or Business Management
  • Accredited LSS Black Belt required; PMP preferred
  • Demonstrated strong problem solving, analytical and conflict resolution skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills are required
  • Financial acumen and ability to assess project ROI
  • Proven experience in leading LSS projects in operational and transactional settings

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled