Process Improvement/ Management Consultant (Ref. No.: 65661 )

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum salary from 2500 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Role
Are you a strategic thinker and enjoy interaction with people? Are you passionate about improving processes and operations? Do you consider yourself a great teammate?
Then you might be the person we are looking for.

In this role you will be:
• Leading and managing improvement efforts in the location across the value chains
• Responsible for contributing to the development and implementation of improvement standards within the location
• Identifying cross location topics to improve overall productivity and eliminate waste and conduct improvement projects accordingly
• Cooperating and establishing communication with all partners involved in order to achieve the best solution for the Swiss Re value chains.
• Coaching, guiding and enabling operational leaders in identifying and leading implementation of process improvements
• Supporting BSC Leadership to implement target operating model
• Creating a consistent professional structured approach to process improvement throughout the BSC
• Reviewing business processes for enhancing effectiveness and benchmark with Industry Best Practice.

About the Team
As a Management Consultant in the Strategic Initiatives team you will support the BSC functional leaders to achieve their operational and strategic goals. Our role is help them define frameworks for improvements and ensure the quality and sustainability of implemented changes.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Personality requirements and skills

About You
You have/ you are:
• 7-9 years of experience in Project management, Business Process Improvement, Lean/ Continual Improvement or Operational Excellence, Change management initiatives in Service or Administration area (banking, insurance, IT services etc.) and/or consulting environment.
• Experience in a management and/or senior expert function of a financial services or re-/insurance business
• Excellent stakeholder management and consulting soft skills
• Expertise in Lean tools and methods (e.g. 5S, Value Stream Analysis, etc.)
• Experience in leading an operation and track record in implementing Lean / Continual Improvement
• Coaching, training and train-the-trainer skills
• Technical/Business Administration University degree or MBA
• Certification in process improvement (Lean 6S), Project management and Change management(PROSCI) an asset
• Excellent command of spoken and written English
• Good at communicating and listening to senior leadership, internal clients and colleagues
• A strong conceptual thinker
• Committed to high-quality end products in short time frames
• Willing to focus in making our clients and our team successful
• Comfortable in a multinational environment
• A phenomenal teammate

*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
811 09 Bratislava

ID: 3333975   Dátum zverejnenia: 29.5.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum salary from 2500 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience.*