McKesson Business Process Consultant in The Woodlands, Texas
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.
We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.
McKesson Specialty Health is currently seeking a Six Sigma Black Belt in our The Woodlands, TX location.
The Six Sigma Black Belt role will require an expert level of back-office, IT, and Technology business operations
The Black Belt will successfully drive process improvement efforts across the business unit to achieve significant financial, operational, customer satisfaction, and/or employee satisfaction impact. The individual should be skilled at leading by example in the delivery of high impact projects
The Black Belt will need to work at all levels of the organization, and possibly with external customers and suppliers, to take challenging, ambiguous, or visionary concepts, and turn them into well scoped projects and deliver successful process improvement results in a time efficient manner
Additionally, the Black Belt may provide consultative services to senior executives and business unit managers in analysis of business processes and value streams with an eye toward strategic project identification
Success in the role will require very strong proficiency in: Lean Six Sigma, written and verbal communication, project management, relationship building, ability to influence, data extraction and analysis, and business and financial acumen
Work with business leaders, finance, customers, and suppliers to identify business critical process improvement needs aligned with the business unit goals, financial gaps, and business growth strategies. Create business cases and have them approved by finance to support ROI of potential opportunities.
Executing on Process Improvement Projects
Deliver benefits to McKesson Specialty Health by successfully executing on process improvement initiatives, while calculating and reporting financial benefit to the organization.
Execute on process improvement initiatives using Lean or Six Sigma methodologies
Lead projects using Lean or Six Sigma methodologies 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
Facilitate Finance Validation Process
Communicate to and influence business stakeholders, customers and suppliers of all levels
Develop and maintain productive 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
4 years experience, at least three of which is in project management or process improvement full-time.
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in a Business or Technical discipline MBA or relevant graduate degree preferred
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
Proven ability to build relationships across all levels of the business, customers and suppliers
Proven track record of results from the application of process improvement methodologies and effective change management
Strong project management skills
Strong working knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean, Kaizen, and Workout tools, problem solving / root cause analysis and process management
Deep understanding of back-office processes, IT processes, and/or software development operations
Skilled at developing and delivering executive-level presentations
Additional Knowledge & Skills
Lean/Six Sigma certification (Green Belt or Black Belt) highly desirable
Project Management Institute (PMP) certification highly desirable
PC Skills: Use of Minitab and expertise in Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio)
Working knowledge of SAP preferred
Ability to extract and analyze data
Minimal supervision and guidance needed
Strong business and financial acumen, ability to identify and quantify financial benefit from project work
Environment – Mix between general office and warehouse
Travel requirement:Up to 25%
4-year degree in related field or equivalent experience. Graduate degree desirable.
General Office Demands
Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.
We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.
But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.
Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
No agencies please.
Job: Project Management
Organization: McKesson Specialty Health
Title: Business Process Consultant
Location: Texas-The Woodlands
Requisition ID: 18002142