Global Process Improvement Director- Life Sciences (Remote)
Company: CBRE Group, Inc.
Posted on: February 22, 2021
Global Process Improvement Director- Life Sciences (Remote) JOB
Strategically leads and manages Six Sigma project portfolios in
order to accomplish measurable business process improvements.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Manages Black Belt and Green Belt-certified professionals in the
planning, designing, and accomplishing of key projects.
Partners with leaders and end-customers to identify and deliver
savings opportunities across all functions and activities.
Organizes and engages account leaders in support of identifying and
implementing tangible cost savings and operational improvement
Responsible for training and development of Lean Six Sigma,
Maintenance Excellence, Self Perform, Back office, and OT
management to all accounts within designated division.
Provides strategic and tactical guidance on where savings can be
generated. As appropriate, directly leads and delivers projects and
Works closely with the account and corporate Finance and PMO
departments to communicate savings details across the broader
portfolio against set annual targets. Works closely with management
to better understand the Voice of the Customer, customer needs,
opportunities and timing of strategy implementation.
Liaises with account leadership to ensure resources are identified
in support of portfolio savings and operational strategies.
Provides regular updates with key deliverables/milestones to
leadership to ensure proper alignment with goals.
Attends key internal and external customer meetings as an SME to
report on defined opportunities, provide status updates and amplify
communications. Develops contacts and relationships that can
support the account savings plan and provide additional sources of
advice to help drive savings and to promote best practices.
Supports the drive for value, service improvement and change across
the entire portfolio.
Supports, as necessary, change management routines in the adoption
of savings strategies that drive a change within the historical
delivery of services.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Manages the planning, organization, and controls for a major
functional area or department. May be responsible for a mix of
direct and matrix reports. Approves subordinate's recommendations
for staff recruitment, selection, promotion, advancement,
corrective action and termination. Effectively recommends same for
direct reports to next level management for review and approval.
Monitors appropriate staffing levels and reports on utilization and
deployment of human resources. Leads and supports staff in areas of
staffing, selection, training, development, coaching, mentoring,
measuring, appraising and rewarding performance and retention.
Leads by example and models behaviors that are consistent with the
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field required plus a
minimum of ten years experience with global process improvement,
project management or other related experience. Prior supervisory
Lean kaizen facilitation experience highly desired.
Prior process improvement and cost reduction experience
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Black Belt Lean Six Sigma Certification required.
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret the most complex
business documents. Ability to respond effectively to the most
sensitive issues. Ability to write reports, manuals, speeches and
articles using distinctive style. Ability to make effective and
persuasive presentations on complex topics to employees, clients,
top management and/or public groups. Ability to motivate and
negotiate effectively with key employees, top management, and
client groups to take desired action.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, and able to
communicate with people at all levels across the organization.
Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles.
Reviews complex financial/business analysis and reports prepared by
subordinates. Ability to analyze the most complex
business/financial data and develop innovative solutions. Develops
and implements financial policies and procedures. Approves and
oversees department budget.
Ability to solve advanced problems and deal with a variety of
options in complex situations. Requires expert level analytical and
quantitative skills with proven experience in developing strategic
solutions for a growing matrix-based multi-industry sales
environment. Draws upon the analysis of others and makes
recommendations that have a direct impact on the company.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
Advanced knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e.
Microsoft Office Suite Products).
Demonstrated ability to motivate others and achieve results.
Ability to work in an environment where delivering requirements
within tight timescales is a pre-requisite.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with in-depth understanding and interpretation of
procedures, company policies and business practices to achieve
complex results. Responsible for setting project, department and/or
division deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause long-term impact
to line of business and/or overall company. US Company Profile
About CBRE Group, Inc. CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500
and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the
world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm
(based on 2019 revenue). The company has more than 100,000
employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors
and occupiers through more than 530 offices (excluding affiliates)
worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services,
including facilities, transaction and project management; property
management; investment management; appraisal and valuation;
property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage
services and development services. Please visit our website at
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