Lean Management Coach

 BUCURESTI, Romania       Permanent contract        Organization / Strategy / Audit / Quality


Main responsibilities:

·         Support the implementation of Lean Management system across the entire Bank

·         Demonstrate enthusiasm and expertise in using the Lean Management practices and principles

·         Disseminate lean management practices at management and team level through relevant trainings, workshops and coaching sessions

·         Work with business teams in order to understand current processes, people mindset, tools and possible room for improvement

·         Work together with business teams to design future states and implementation ideas

·         Understand and challenge expectations from managers regardless of their level

·         Transform improvement idea into concrete action plan

·         Provide support to team leaders in transforming management guidelines into SMART objectives and relevant KPIs

·         Provide support to management in transforming improvement idea into concrete action plan

·         Create presentation materials adapted to each level  of the organization

·         Meeting facilitation and organization ( ability to get the  right people around the table and drive the meeting into concrete actions)

·         Observe the implementation of LM tools, team organization, dynamics & interaction and give impactful feedback

·         Contribute to continuously improving the LM toolset and deployment approach based on previous experiences

·         Assist business in sharing lean knowledge

·         Ensure continuous improvements in departments where lean management have been deployed


Skills & competencies:

Hard skills

·         Expertise & in-depth knowledge and understanding of all Lean Management practices and principles;

·         Project management skills;

·         Lean Six Sigma expertise is an advantage;

·         Analytical skills: ability to distill complex issues;

·         Communication and presentation skills: ability to convey impactful messages both at operational and at strategic level;

·         Language skill : Fluent in local language (written / spoken) and in English (written / spoken);

 Soft skills

·         Strong interpersonal skills and ability to create bonds and trust with operational teams;

·         Adaptability & tenacity, ability to operate in unknown/ uncertain environments

·         Coaching and mentoring;

·         Proactivity, energy and drive to bring change

·         Rigor and reliability;

·         Role modeling;


·         Minimum 3 years professional experience;

·         Managerial experience is an asset;

·         Experience as a consultant is an asset;



BRD is aiming to be the preferred bank of its customers by 2020 through a more relevant business model for our clients, a better work environment for the employees and sustainable financial growth. This transformation requires engaged employees, with a mindset focused on process improvement and a vision where limits, silos and status-quo are broken down. If you want to be a driving engine in this mission, we want you in the Lean Management Coach Team!  

A Lean Management Coach is a key operational contributor to the transformation program through the implementation of a set of management principles, behaviors and tools that work together to help managers and their teams identify and focus on the activities that will enable them to continuously improve.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 19000SJ8
Business unit: BRD
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 20/12/2019
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Lean Management Coach

Permanent contract   |   BUCURESTI   |   Organization / Strategy / Audit / Quality