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Business Excellence Advisor

Job Location: Ontario

Regional Description: Canada

Job Number: 00653677

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Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

 

Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Outsourcing and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.

Operations professionals work on projects across a range of business processes, business applications and information technology. They may provide technology services, such as application management, infrastructure management and systems integration, or they may deliver business process outsourcing services, including finance and accounting, procurement and human resources. Depending on the role, Outsourcing professionals may be based at a client’s office or in one of Accenture’s 50 delivery centers around the world.

 

The Business Excellence Advisor within Accenture will be the Operational Excellence Lead that supports efforts to improve organizational effectiveness. They work with an extended team to provide process, tools, methods, operational excellence practices and training across the organization. The Business Excellence Advisor is responsible for verifying that work is consistently and effectively performed and create deliverables according to established core procedures, processes, and methodologies. They will work closely with Operational Excellence Managers and Operational Leads to provide performance measurements and team management.

 
Responsibilities:
  • Drives quality improvements across projects and processes
  • Develops and supports advanced analytics
  • Designs and oversees data collection plans
  • Independently supports DMAIC, DFSS
  • Develops other members of Operational Excellence team
  • Instructs and educates delivery leads and account management personnel
  • Helps design training curriculums

Basic Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 3 years of Six Sigma and / or Lean experience
  • A minimum of 3 years of project management experience
  • A minimum of 1 year of client facing experience
 Preferred Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Engineering or related field
  • Lean Six Sigma Certified Black Belt as evidenced by risk, process and metric definition and analysis examples
  • Certified PMP
  • Basic level of Minitab, SPC or SPSS
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project and examples of project participation
  • Expert in Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Excel (pivot tables, statistical analysis with Excel functions, data mining)
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Basic quantitative analysis skills
  • Project Costing and cost modeling
  • Business Case development
  • Client facing consulting experience
  • Able to pass Operational Excellence skills assessment administered by an Operational Excellence Master Black Belt

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.

We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.


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