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Business Process Improvement Consultant

Wintrust Financial Corporation
Rosemont, IL 60018
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Wintrust is seeking an experienced, reliable Continuous Improvement Consultant to join the Corporate Operations team. This role will oversee researching trends and opportunities to develop more complex programs and processes by applying Six Sigma and other analytical data-based evaluation tools to enclose gaps and ensure growth. This role will also involve collaborating with stakeholders to deliver business results by providing recommendations for process improvements, by reducing costs, and by establishing appropriate process metrics and controls.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Researches, analyzes, and consults on potentially complex performance data for business and analytical value.
  • Determines and communicates research recommendations and supporting analysis to management for potentially complex problems.
  • Designs future state operating models that address opportunities uncovered during an analysis.
  • Identifies, documents and delivers findings that can support more complex business process improvements, performance, and/or customer experience improvements.
  • Develops and implements predictive analytical tools based on trends and analyses of real time process variables.
  • Consults and acts as a resource to management and key stakeholders on identified process improvements that impact efficiency, departmental capabilities and or return on investment.
  • Consults and acts as a resource to appropriate internal and external stakeholders.
  • Work in coordination with senior leadership to identify and implement process improvement opportunities.
  • Be able to provide coaching for leadership and other designated personnel in the use of Lean Six Sigma tools, methodology and sustainability.
  • Train and coach project sponsors to drive project execution.
  • Advise leadership in initial data collection, analysis, synthesis of results, root cause analysis, ongoing statistical process monitoring and record process improvements.
  • Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned areas of responsibility, assesses the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions.
  • Champions and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned areas of responsibility.

Wintrust Financial Corporation (Wintrust) is a financial services company based in Rosemont, Illinois, with approximately $30 billion in assets. We engage in the business of providing traditional community banking services, commercial banking, wealth management services, commercial insurance premium financing, life insurance premium financing, mortgage origination, short-term accounts receivable financing, and certain administrative services, such as data processing of payrolls, billing and treasury management services. We provide community-oriented, personal and commercial banking services to customers located in the greater Chicago, Illinois and southern Wisconsin areas through our 15 wholly-owned banking subsidiaries.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt or equivalent experience/certification required.
  • 5 to 7 years of experience of applying Six Sigma tools and developing projects.
  • Demonstrates analytical ability, problem solving, project management and communication skills.
  • Successful and effective team experience
  • Microsoft Office Proficiency

We provide an engaging, dynamic work environment, an excellent compensation package including 401k, employee stock purchase plan, medical/dental, life insurance and more!

Wintrust Financial Corporation, including community banking and financial services subsidiaries, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran. We request applicants refrain from disclosing current or historical compensation information during the recruitment process; any disclosed detail will not be taken into account as applicants are considered for employment.

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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