Associate Director - Business Process Re-engineering - Lean & Six Sigma

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 28 Sep 16

Associate Director - Business Process Re-engineering - Lean & Six Sigma

Associate Director - Business Process Re-engineering - Lean & Six Sigma About Cognizant
Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 233,000 employees as of March 31, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Our Culture

Your passion, integrity and experience are integral to Cognizant's success. You will be welcomed into a dynamic and expanding global leader in IT and Business consultancy where you will be valued for who you are. We take pride in our partnership with our clients, so your ability to add value and provide exceptional service to our clients are fundamental to your success. In return, you will be empowered with opportunities and support to develop your career and collaborate with people focused on innovation and ideas.

The Role
In this dual role, you will provide thought leadership, lead, drive and grow our Business Process Re-Engineering /Services Practice. You will work with our business development teams and use your own connects to identify opportunities to provide your exceptional consulting services, and identify opportunities to grow client accounts for the larger BPS consulting team. A Passion to build business, act as lead BPS consultant and ability to manage and coach people within the practice is key to this role.

You will bring along experience as a Senior/Lead Business Process Re-Engineering Consultant and support engagements on Business Business Process Change, Outsourcing and Operating Model Transformation led projects and assignments. Preferably a certified Six Sigma Black Belt consultant, you will provide an outstanding level of consulting to our clients, and provide insights on market trends and best practices to grow this already high performing area.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support complex end-to-end projects to deliver service, revenue, cost and risk improvements in line with project and business objectives of our clients
  • Grow the process consulting practice and business process services profitably through business development activities when not working in projects

Required Experience:
  • 10+ years of relevant experience in process improvement projects
  • Solid and demonstrable understanding of project management principles
  • Proven experience in carrying and delivering on shared revenue target for practice growth and engagement deals
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • Proven ability to build strong and trusted relationships with junior - mid leadership in past engagements
  • Strong change management skills
  • Good networks and connects within large organizations within Australia.
  • Bachelor's degree in any discipline
  • Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt/Black Belt (Not Mandatory)
Industry specific knowledge:
  • Experience of working in process transformation/process excellence teams within banking & finance/insurance/telecom/service organisations or consulting organisation
  • Ability and previous experience to carry and deliver on a revenue growth
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