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Senior Business Process Consultant, Six Sigma Black Belt

Apply Job ID JR0066534 Date posted 09/01/2022

McKesson requires new employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as defined by the CDC, subject to applicable, verified accommodation requests.

Project Identification

  • Identifies projects with expense reduction or other strategic benefit

  • Advises functional groups by providing strategic direction to initiative prioritization, integration and resource application

  • Works with Director and Executive Sponsor to ensure that six sigma support is strategically aligned with business or functional area objectives

  • Ensures that functional area six sigma policies and procedures align with six sigma corporate vision

Project Execution

  • Lead projects from inception to benefit realization and control.

  • Lead cross-functional teams, including members of business/functional staff and external vendors

  • Deliver results that achieve or surpass projects targets based on ROI, customer satisfaction, or employee satisfaction improvement objectives

  • Meet project timelines to manage realization of project benefits and maintain downstream effect on project funnel

  • Monitors and communicates the results of process improvement projects/ initiatives to management and the Executive Leadership Team

Change Leadership

  • Communicate to and influence stakeholders of all levels

  • Develops and maintains productive customer, staff, and management relationships through individual contacts and group meetings. 

  • Act as an ambassador and change agent of the Six Sigma team to build a culture of continuous improvement

  • Drive adoption of tools and methods by reinforcing the value proposition


  • Participate in the propagation of Six Sigma knowledge across the business unit through the delivery of Green Belt training and other informal sessions

  • Mentor & coach Green Belts and team members in project work, helping them understand and use Work-Out, Lean, Six Sigma for successful and timely completion of projects

Critical Skills

  • Minimum of 6 yrs project management, management consulting, and/or process improvement experience

  • Strong working knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean, Kaizen, and Workout tools, problem solving / root cause analysis and process management

  • Proven track record of results from the application of process improvement methodologies and effective change leadership

  • Strong financial (P&L) understanding and business acumen required: ROI, IRR, cost benefit analysis, sensitivity analysis and presenting project business cases to senior leaders

  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to motivate, influence and gain commitment at all levels of the organization.

  • Strong facilitation and oral/written communication skills.

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Previous experience working in healthcare is preferred

  • Previous experience running an outreach program is highly preferred

  • Experience leading or managing small matrixed teams and experience leading projects across functional boundaries highly preferred

  • Experience coaching others in process improvement frameworks and/or delivering training desirable

  • Experience as a business consultant a plus

  • PC Skills: Expertise in Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio)


  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in a technical discipline

  • MBA or relevant graduate degree preferred


  • Lean/Six Sigma certification (Black Belt)

  • Project Management Institute (PMP) certification highly desirable

Travel required:

Up to 25% may be required, depending on the project.  Travel frequency may be higher during project ramp-up and implementation phases as needed

Physical Requirements
General Office Demands

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