The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Lean Six Sigma Project Leader

Apply REF: 1911CHM3831

BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees – including more than 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.

BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively 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. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.



ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

   

  • Design and execute organisational / operational improvements on specific projects using Lean and Six Sigma methodologies
  • Coordinate and execute specific aspects of the project: Reporting, stakeholder management, change management, resolving issues and ensuring high quality of deliverables
  • Support Operational teams in developing their future design and in implementing improvements
  • Own the transformation for specific dimensions, taking the lead in facilitating improvements in that area
  • Evolve the toolsets and best practices and contribute to the development of the overall lean team
  • Support continuous improvement activity and business improvement projects with teams who have already been through a Lean transformation
  • Within the project frame is accountable for meeting project deadlines and budgets and reaching projects’ expected results




 


PROFILE


  • At least 5 years of experience in leading Lean and Six Sigma initiatives (mandatory)
  • Fluent in English
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
  • Experience in Project Management (mandatory)
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
  • Strong ability to listen, take on board feedback and act on it
  • Positive and enthusiastic team player in an international environment
  • Analytical and thorough with good problem-solving skills
  • Strong leadership with ability to mobilize and gain adhesion of project stakeholders to a vision
  • First class communication skills, able to deliver presentations and to train others in a clear manner
  • Able to work cross-functionally, interfacing well with all management to help them change


Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.


In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.

 

Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Not indicatedExperience Level: At least 5 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: ProactivityTransversal competency: Ability to develop and adapt a process