Business Analyst and Improvement Consultant

White Plains/New York, New York

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Remote, Hybrid

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Contract

|Job ID 67424|Posted Jul 11, 2024
JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary:
We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst and Improvement Consultant who will work directly with team members on assessing current state business processes, identifying opportunities for improvement and implementing operational enhancements for a variety of routine responsibilities.

Experience:
The ideal candidate will possess at least 5 years of practical experience in driving operational excellence through process improvement, as well as leading Kaizen events; preferably within the financial services industry supporting a performance-driven, sales organization.

Responsibilities
• Facilitate Kaizen workshops w/stakeholders
• Create current state workflow maps
• Identify opportunities to reduce waste, automate routine tasks and improve processes
• Outline optimized workflow
• Build automated solutions
• Document procedures
• Define, measure and report on impact of improvements

Skills and Certifications
• Six Sigma Lean Green or Black Belt Certification
• Advanced proficiency using Microsoft O365 Excel (Power Query) Power Platform Applications (Power Automate, Power BI) and Visio
• Creating workflow maps
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to shifting priorities
• Resourceful with a strong sense of project ownership

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact us.

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.