Legal Affairs Operations-Business Transformation

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Job type
  • Category
    Information Technology - Consulting

Adecco Group seeks Lean Legal Affairs Operations Business Transformation Consultant
immediate consideration for our corporate Financial Services client.

Position: Legal Affairs Operations Lean Consultant
Pay rate: Depends upon experience
Length: 6+ months W2 contract
Pay rate: depends on experience
Location: New York, NY

Summary and Responsibilities:

This pposition focuses on The Lean Methodology and Change Management and Successful candidates MUST HAVE - Lean background/experience. You will lead the effort to develop and implement new or revised processes, procedures, initiatives based on the Lean methodology and principles. You will take deployments from original concept through final implementation and provide a central point of contact for assigned deployments. The selected candidate will define deployment scope and objectives based on the Section or unit objectives as well as develop detailed timeline and provides status reports. This position supports the planning, diagnostic, design and sustainment phases of the client’s lean Way methodology part of an integrated deployment team.

Conducts research and analysis to quantify business opportunities and issues identified to create a baseline.
Oversees specific initiatives as part of a deployment that may include cross functional deployment teams.
Develops personal work plans and deliverables for work streams for which they are accountable
Runs deployment meetings, gallery walks and help drive deployment tracking and analysis.
Participate in updates to senior leadership regarding deployment status and the application and implementation of new or revised procedures, processes, and tools
Designs, implements, and monitors the progress of design changes, milestones, and budgets to ensure timeliness and deliverables are met.
Manages critical relationships with internal end users, and business customers/leadership.
Lead and participate in data gathering, analysis and synthesizing diagnostic findings
Facilitate discussions and gain commitment to new future state design
Assist unit and deployment team in designing lean tools and process changes
Participate in implementation and active refinement of future state during implementation
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Broad understanding of “lean” Way tools and behaviors
Work with deployment team and leaders to adapt them to the unit going through deployment

Required qualifications:

10 years of related work experience.
Bachelor’s degree in related field OR equivalent experience
Lean Methodology is a must!

Personal Characteristics:

Incessantly inquisitive, interrogative style – predominantly a “leaner” versus a “knower”
Strong aptitude for listening and empathy
Gives trust easily and has an ability to rapidly build trust at multiple levels
Energetic and enthusiastic
Willingness and ability to take the initiative
Eagerness for change and new experiences
Inclination to take personal risks
Predisposition for bold action; a “Do it, try it, fix it” mentality; solution finder
Willingness to set and accept stretch goals for self and others
Very high level of determination and singular mentality to persevere; Impact focused
Calm and highly effective under pressure
Comfortable operating in an environment of change and uncertainty
Predisposed to collaborative problem solving and idea development
Pro-active capability with ability to work independently without direction

Additional Preferred requirements:

Legal background a plus!
Ability to work with Stakeholders
Should be able to show proven deployment history

Please note that candidates without Lean Methodology experience will not be considered for this opportunity.

**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / NO corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.

***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.


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