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Business Excellence Lean Coach - Hybrid

Reference:SMC1646 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:See description
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Operational Excellence Lead

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award-winning Pharmaceutical organization based in Cork. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.


• Working as part of a customer focused, high performing team, deliver transformational change including design and optimisation of business processes and introduction of new and efficient ways of working
• Working with customers to develop insights and identify opportunities for high impact change and subsequently lead and deliver sustainable, meaningful improvement projects.
• Shape and lead site-wide change programs through lean & six sigma methodologies.
• Coaching of Business Excellence Partners and Business Excellence Specialists shape, embed & sustain continuous improvement processes/programs in line with existing standards, e.g. Standard Work, 6S, Digital Performance Management, A3 Problem Solving and Value Stream Mapping.
• Embed & sustain ‘Managing Site Performance’ business process standard on site.
• Develop and cultivate a continuous improvement culture.
• Enhance the involvement and engagement of employees in process improvements.

Education & Experience

• Third level Degree or equivalent qualification in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
• Experience leading and delivering operational excellence or transformational change programmes.
• A formal certification in Lean, Master Black belt or Black belt
• Proven track record in leading significant project and/or change initiatives that have delivered breakthrough results for an organization.
• Experience of people development, coaching and mentoring

• Strong cross-functional business acumen and demonstrated ability to lead the delivery of cross functional projects.
• Previous experience in a process improvement role in industries such as Banking, Telecommunications, Utilities, Healthcare, Public Sector, Manufacturing, Pharma.
• Strong Project Management skills – PMP/ Prince II certifications an advantage
• Knowledge of process automation and associated digital technologies
• Previous consulting experience desirable.

If interested in this posting please feel free to contact Seán McCarthy on +353 (0)87 798 8480 or for further information.