Operations Efficiency Specialist – Consultant

March 11, 2024

Job Description

Purpose of Role:
This position is a contract position – expected to last for 6 months, with the hope that it will be extended.

The role supports management in determining and embedding processes and controls to support the business transition through its journey to an optimized operating model. The Operations Transformation Consultant will be responsible for identification and delivery of improvement projects across 3 departments: Warehouse, Logistics and Production.
The position requires someone who has experience with process consulting, making recommendations and executing transformation. It is a hands-on analysis and execution role.

Responsibilities:
·      Create and execute strategies to enhance operational efficiency, quality, and productivity in alignment with company goals and industry best practices.
·      Analyze existing processes, identify areas for improvement, and implement streamlined and standardized procedures across the operations division.
·      Collaborate with various departments including IT, Procurement, Sales, Quality control to drive cross-functional initiatives and ensure seamless operations.
·      Develop strategic roadmaps to help improve efficiencies and create consistency that lead to business optimization and exceptional performance.
·      Apply lean methodologies to eliminate waste, reduce defects, and enhance overall operational effectiveness.
·      Provide training, mentorship, and coaching to team members, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, operational excellence and compliance.
·      Manage the successful rollout of transformation solutions within the assigned departments.

Qualifications:
·      Proven experience (4-7 years) in consulting, preferably in the business transformation capacity.
·      Bachelor’s degree in a related field; an MBA is a plus.
·      Relevant professional certifications related to Agile methodology, Lean Six Sigma, Project management.

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