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Purpose of this position
The CI Analyst in the OpEx team supports, guides, coordinates and facilitates a structured process improvement program which drives results aligned to business goals and the SSC strategy.
This role reports to the Global Finance OpEx Manager in the team working closely with all levels of the organization in the Baxter Costa Rica & Dublin SSCs to develop continuous improvement projects using different methodologies to drive excellence in the processes.
This will involve Kaizen workshop creation and facilitation, YB training delivery, coaching on problem solving YB projects, the use of Lean and Six Sigma tools and statistical analysis wrapped in Continuous Improvement methodology (DMAIC) and project management framework.
The successful person in this role will be an independent thinker who is naturally curious about how things work. Being metrics / data-savvy with an analytical mindset and demonstrated ability to influence, inspire and lead people are critical in this role.
This person will never be satisfied with the status quo, will show success in delivering results, and thrive in a customer-centric, ambiguous, ever-changing environment.
The CI Analyst should demonstrate strong skills both technical and in training, adaptability, communication, team work, emotional intelligence and ambiguity management.
It is expected from the CI Analyst to use and be skilled in DMAIC and LSS and Project Management tools.
This position is responsible for the execution of the Global Finance Operational Excellence strategy and ensuring an effective implementation and objectives accomplishment.
This person needs to be a coach and enabler of the continuous improvement and Project Management culture. The position requires business acumen, initiative and engagement to execute its duties.
The main scope for the position is the Baxter Costa Rica and Dublin SSCs; however, the specialist could also provide help to other sites in Costa Rica or other Baxter sites globally.
Bachelor degree or at least 75% of the career in Industrial Engineering, Administration or related Fields
At least 2 years of experience in Process Improvement tools, projects and methodologies
LSS Green Belt
Project management experience
Spanish and English Proficiency (At least a B2 Level)
Demonstrated ability to lead people / teams without formal authority and earn trust with people and teams at all levels
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience facilitating meetings, training and projects with large groups
Demonstrated ability to make decisions and take action with minimal direction
Strong continuous improvement, project management and analytical background
Proven experience in Data Analytics using Excel, Pivot Tables, Dynamic Tables, Alteryx, Tableau, RPA, etc.