Jacobs Lean Consultant in London, United Kingdom
Jacobsis one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrumtechnical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial andgovernment organisations globally.
Withmore than 74,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create.Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy andengineering feats over the past 70 years.
Wefoster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and ourpartners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business.
Jacobsis a leading service provider in Strategic Consulting and Digital Solutions(SC&DS) across construction, delivering projects at all stages from initialstudies, design through to construction and maintenance, across the UK andinternationally.
OurBusiness Solutions team primarily consults on business performance improvementand one of our focuses for this is working with clients on the implementationof lean production management techniques (e.g. collaborative planning, lastplanner, production systems, etc).Wefunction as internal management consultants to the other Jacobs business unitsas well as outside consultants and contractors.
Wecurrently have an exciting opportunity for a Lean Consultant to join ourgrowing business, which can be based in either London or Leeds.
LeanConsultants in Jacobs typically work with clients, engineers, project managers andother project stakeholders to shape and drive projects delivery througheffective problem solving and practical application of Lean and ValueManagement concepts.
Strong experience in operating in a project environment with multiple stakeholders
An MBA or an MSc in Lean Management, Construction Management or related Project Management / Civil Engineering Discipline
A strong awareness of consensus building tools and techniques
Strong facilitation skills including excellent listening skills and the ability to empathise with project team and workshop participants
Excellent presentation, communication and problem solving skills
Strong analytical thinking ability
A strong foundation in Lean Management concepts in a construction or consulting engineering setting
Experience in leading project teams
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Scrum Master or equivalent
Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-London
Other Locations United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Leeds
Req ID: BIA0000XX