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OPEX101711

Location

London

Function

Consultancy

Industry

Financial Services

Job Type

Temp

£450 – £650 (dep. on exp.) per day + Expenses

South East England / London / Canary Wharf

  • Lean / Process Improvement Consultancy
  • Financial Services client base, mainly in the South East / City of London / Canary Wharf
  • Interim Assignment - 6 to 12 months
  • In-depth Lean deployment / DMAIC understanding and experience required
  • Six Sigma certification desired, but not essential
  • Financial services sector experience is essential

Following a highly profitable period of growth, investment and continued demand for their services, our client; a lean / process improvement consultancy has grown rapidly having developed their business within a specific area of financial services.

They require an additional Senior Consultant to join them on an interim basis for a minimum of 6 months, likely to extend to 12 months.   

The Interim Lean / Process Improvement Consultant will work on-site at their financial services client’s offices Monday to Friday alongside one of the Directors and other members of their team.

The Lean Consultant will be responsible for performing process reviews and developing ‘future state processes’ according to legislation and will manage the implementation of the future state, engaging with all stakeholders.

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience of implementing process change within a finance function of a Financial Services or Transactional Services organisation(s)
  • Proven demonstrable ability to apply Lean and/or Six Sigma methodology to drive efficient processes
  • Graduate calibre, demonstrating a high level of business acumen and possess a progressive career history, coupled with excellent communication and engagement skills, developed through driving and leading programmes of cultural, long-term sustainable change and knowledge transfer.
  • Previous consultancy experience would be advantageous, but is not essential

This is an urgent interim assignment, suitable for a seasoned Interim Contractor or Lean professional embarking on their first assignment.  It is essential that you are able to start your contract by wc 16 October 2017.