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

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
From 1000 EUR/month based on your experience*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Role
• Responsible for contributing to the development and implementation of improvement standards within the location
• Leading and managing improvement efforts in the location across the value chains
• Support BSC Leadership to implement target operating model
• Identify cross location topics to improve overall productivity and eliminate waste and conduct improvement projects accordingly
• Cooperate with all stakeholders and strive for the best solution for the Swiss Re value chains.
• Enable operational leaders in identifying and leading implementation of process improvements
• Creates a consistent professional structured approach to process improvement throughout the BSC
• Handle in-house training on CI tools and methodologies and guide employees.
• Set up standard work on best practices and update system on identified enhancements.
• Review business processes for enhancing effectiveness and benchmark with Industry Best Practice.
• Enable processes with set up continuous improvement techniques for performance optimization.
• Coaching and guiding unit heads, section heads and team leaders in order to ensure the development and implementation of improvement targets and roadmaps

About You
• Broad experience in Lean/ Continual Improvement or Operational Excellence, Project management, Change management initiatives in Service or Administration area.
• Sound knowledge of Lean / Continual Improvement concepts.
• Minimum 7-9 years working experience in service providing industry (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
• Sound Project Management and Business Process Improvement experience and skills
• 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

*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.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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


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: 16.4.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   From 1000 EUR/month based on your experience*