The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Lean Project Manager

Apply REF: LPM/2018
BNP Paribas Securities Services is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group and a leading provider of securities services and investment operations solutions to issuers, financial intermediaries and institutional investors. As an integral part of Corporate and Institutional banking, BNP Paribas Securities Services is safekeeping 8,3 trillion EUR assets under custody on behalf of its clients and is administrating 1,6 trillion EUR of fund’s assets, which gives bank no. 1 position across European custodian banks and no. 5 worldwide.

The Warsaw office was established in 2008 and comprises  two business lines: a dynamically growing International Operations Centre (SSC) providing asset and fund services for a number of locations across Europe and local custody & clearing business offering broker-dealers, global custodians and investment banks a full local clearing, settlement and custody solution in Poland.

For new activity within BNP Paribas Securities Services in Poland which is an exciting, dynamic and growing operation centre in Warsaw we are looking for candidates who are willing to apply for the position of:


Lean Project Manager



  • Manages projects and initiatives aimed at improvement of operational efficiency and team performance in Warsaw BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • Leads Lean projects in line with ACE (Action for Continuous Enhancement which is BNP Paribas group’s name of the Lean Six Sigma program) methods and objectives (client & employee satisfaction, cost reduction, productivity, waste elimination)
  • Supports and coaches employees during implementation of continuous improvement culture in their teams including facilitation of Lean projects delivery
  • Spreads Lean culture by: coaching, trainings, awareness sessions, communication campaigns and events
  • Provides reporting on projects and shares projects related information (project documentation, updates, business case and benefits calculation)
  • As a part of Global ACE community contributes to the program deployment in line with Global ACE strategy  


  • University degree (Finance, Economics, Project Management) or equivalent professional experience
  • Fluency in English as working language
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in the business including at least 2 years of experience in delivery Lean Six Sigma projects or performance management initiatives
  • Practical knowledge of Lean tools and methods and project management experience
  • Lean Six-sigma certification will be an asset
  • Experience in setting up performance management framework, including:  capacity modelling, standardization of KPI’s will be and asset
  • Knowledge of data driven management tools and techniques will be an asset
  • Analytical and logical thinker, rigorous and personally organized
  • Enthusiastic and excellent team spirit
  • Ability to draw the line between important and secondary matters and switch between macroscopic and detailed issues permanently – pragmatic
  • Self-motivation, fast-learner, execution oriented
  • Client focused approach and ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively independently and as a team player
  • Stress resistance and ability to handle several tasks according to the deadlines
 We offer:
  • Stable employment on the basis of full-time job contract
  • Supportive and friendly work environment with many opportunities to integrate with work colleagues (tennis school, football league, volleyball and basketball classes, integration weekends, etc.)
  • Wide range of trainings: soft skills, professional competences, technical trainings and financial knowledge trainings
  • Opportunities to growth within the organization including 6 Career Paths to choose from
  • Attractive benefits package:
    • private medical care,
    • life insurance,
    • sport card,
    • lunch card,
    • Additional benefit to choose from on the cafeteria platform (cinema and theatres tickets, online shops vouchers, etc.)
    • co-funding of language courses and many more
  • Prestigious work location near Rondo Daszyńskiego

Candidates meeting the above mentioned requirements and interested in cooperation are asked to e-mail their applications in English (CV)

Thank you in advance for sending your application. We kindly inform you we will contact only chosen candidates.

BNP Paribas promotes equality of opportunity and is committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Please attach the below clause to your application:

I hereby give consent for my personal data included in my application to be processed for the purposes of the recruitment process under the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) introduced into the Polish law with Data Protection Act of 10 May 2018  (Dz. U. 2018 poz.1000 as amended). I acknowledge that I have the right at any time to view, to amend or correct and to request to erase my personal data.

Primary Location: PL-MA-WarsawJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 1 yearSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / TeamworkTransversal competency: Analytical Ability