Sr. Lean Six Sigma Business Transformation Manager
Covance Chemistry Solution is undergoing a transformation with the aim of increasing the digital and agile maturity of the business. Our goal is to deliver a best-in-class technology platform for our laboratories and then to enable the adoption of the platform by the users and enhance the whole product development capability. We need a Lean/Agile evangelist, this candidate must come from a strong Lean Six Sigma delivery background, it's all about the mindset and culture and creating a servant leader environment. This position will require an experienced Lean Six Sigma leader with a strong process background, that is able to facilitate and drive change in a fast-paced growth focused environment leveraging his/her strong interpersonal skills. The Lean Six Sigma Digital Transformation Leader will lead site and cross-functional continuous improvement projects aligned with the Global Operations Strategic Objectives.
This is a key leadership position to support our Lean Six Sigma Operational Excellence program, supporting improvement initiatives, reporting directly to the head Business Transformation. The role is responsible for building and managing a team of greenbelts and engaging a community of change leaders that are tasked with guiding the business through wide scale process re-engineering primarily using Lean Management methodologies.
Key to success in this position is the ability to work within the organization at all levels and within all functions, creating value and buy-in as the lead change facilitator for the Lean Six Sigma transformation.
This is a full time position, based either in Harrogate or York, North Yorkshire, UK, in Madison, WI or in Indianapolis, IN, USA office.
Get to know Covance
Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is the world’s most comprehensive drug development services company. Because of our broad experience, from early research to commercialization, our more than 20,000 employees from across the globe are in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Our team’s impact on healthcare is remarkable. Through their everyday work they’ve supported 100% of the top 50 drugs on the market and all the oncology drugs approved in 2016. Even though we span multiple businesses, we operate as one, sharing our knowledge to improve our efficiency and deliver on the promise of a healthier world.
The Covance team is driven by an energized purpose to improve health and improve lives across the globe. Here, you’ll work alongside exceptional people who each play an important role in bringing new scientific discoveries and therapeutic area advancements to life. And, because we span the drug development spectrum, you’ll directly impact a wide-range of initiatives as you explore unique career paths and discover your extraordinary potential.
Get ready to make a difference as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and improve lives of countless individuals.
Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.
For more information please contact Sandrine.Falco@covance.com
University degrees, Certification in Project Management and Process Excellence (Black Belt) required.