Exec Dir Continuous Improvement (Lean Six Sigma - Phoenix, Arizona, United States, 85003

A rare leadership oppurtunity at a growing assocation. Apply today!

Valley of the Sun YMCA
Phoenix, AZ 85
Job Description

T he Valley of the Sun YMCA is one of the top 50 YMCA associations in the United States that has transformed its culture, vision and operations in the last 2 years. With 15 branches in Phoenix, Yuma and Flagstaff along with a thriving overnight camp in Prescott. We are fastly growing as a $31 million dollar cause-driven organization that is focused on improving the nation's health and well-being and providing opportunities to give back and support our neighbors. If you share a commitment to being a part of a greater movement then a career with the YMCA is for you.

  • Successfully drive process improvement efforts across the organization to achieve significant financial, operational, member satisfaction, and/or staff satisfaction impact
  • Work in collaboration with the CFO and all levels of the organization 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 using the Lean and Six Sigma techniques
  • Train, mentor, and coach staff on how and when to use Lean and Six Sigma tools in completing process improvement projects while providing technical statistical expertise to process improvement teams as needed

  • *This is not an exhaustive list of job duties. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned.

    Essential Functions

  • 3-5 years' recent experience in process improvement or project management required
  • ASQ Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification required
  • Proven results in managing Lean Six Sigma projects required
  • Experience working with non-profits preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering or Program Management
  • Deep analytical, critical thinking, problem solving and time management skills
  • Passion and sense of urgency for process improvement
  • A collaborative spirit and the ability to effect change with multiple teams across the organization
    • Free YMCA Family Membership • Free Programs for dependants • Health benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insuranc e • Paid Vacation & Sick Leave (once accrued) • Professional Development Opportunities & Trainings • Employee and Employer Retirement Contribution Options (eligibility required) • Employee Assistant Program

    $72,003.58 - $90,004.48
    How to Apply Apply Online
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    Resumes Accepted Until
    Sept. 5, 2019