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Process Improvement Analyst

Job Title: Process Improvement Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Reference: BBBH55683_1510153036
Contact Name: Cameron De Souza
Contact Email: c.desouza@parity.net
Job Published: November 08, 2017 14:57

Job Description

Process Improvement Analyst
3 month contract
£££- Negotiable Daily Rate

The role:
As a Process Improvement Analyst your main duties will include:

  • Using proven methodologies and techniques to design and deliver efficient, innovative and sustainable solutions that will contribute to the operational effectiveness of the University;
  • Analyse and record current state processes, critically evaluating information gathered and presenting findings;
  • Translating customer requirements into user stories and acceptance criteria, designing, developing and documenting new processes and performance measures;
  • Designing, planning and leading process improvement events;
  • Supporting and guiding staff through change processes;
  • Supporting user acceptance testing and the implementation of new/revised processes;
  • Supporting business process leads in the communication and consultation required with all relevant stakeholders;
  • Supporting stakeholder engagement events and activities, ensuring they are recorded and evaluated.

As a Process Improvement Analyst you will have:

  • A degree (or equivalent experience);
  • Experience of process improvement methodologies, problem-solving, root cause analysis and waste reducing tools, processes and concepts;
  • Professional process management qualifications such as Six Sigma, Lean or equivalent business analysis qualifications;
  • Experience of managing and implementing process improvement using a range of process improvement / business analysis methods and tools;
  • Experience of planning, managing and facilitating workshops and focus groups,
  • Experience of coaching and developing staff;
  • Experience of developing and maintaining networks;
  • Effective communication and influencing skills, both verbal and written;
  • Ability to analyse data and make recommendations based on findings;
  • Experience of using judgment and initiative to resolve issues;
  • Ability to motivate and inspire, maintain progress and drive initiatives to conclusion;
  • Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office tools;
  • Ability to work independently towards agreed goals, with a high degree of professional integrity and trustworthiness;
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills;
  • Experience of interpreting customer and business needs via user stories and/or customer analysis models ;
  • Experience of using Visio, Lucid-chart or other process mapping systems.

As a Process Improvement Analyst you may also have:

  • Experience within the HE Sector;
  • Green belt lean six sigma certification or above;
  • Change management experience.

Please only apply if you have the essential experience requested

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