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Date: May 14, 2019

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a)



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


Principal Business Consultant


About the role

The Principal Business Consultant will lead Value Improvement through the development, coaching, mentoring, and deployment of the value improvement roadmap in supporting BSC corporate functions such as Finance, Legal and Compliance among others.   They will champion and provide technical mentorship to further the culture of continuous improvement development in their areas of responsibilities. 


Your responsibilities include:

  • Drive and support Global Value Improvement initiatives in businesses & functions.
  • Partner with leaders to develop Value Improvement strategy, goals and plans in order to achieve operating income targets.
  • Collaborate with leaders and their organization to inspire a continuous improvement culture by deploying process improvement/operational excellence toolkits and methods across the enterprise.
  • Build a strong pipeline of value improvement projects to achieve a 5-10% productivity rate of improvement annually.
  • Partner with leaders, champions and employees to share best practices to further accelerate the rate of improvement.
  • Facilitate kaizen events to target key enterprise improvements and provide instant offense when necessary to drive strategic business priorities.
  • Facilitate best in class Value Improvement, Lean, Lean Business Process (LBP), and VIP training for employees at all levels.
  • Collaborate with Global Councils to drive and improve value improvement culture and toolkits.
  • Work cross-functionally to develop and refine Essentials Guidebooks/Handbooks


What we’re looking for in you:

  • BS/BA Degree in related field and/or equivalent experience.
  • 7-10 years of Enterprise and Process Improvement / Lean related experience.
  • Applied experience in financial functions
  • Proven results applying lean in enterprise-wide and transactional environments.
  • Self-starter and entrepreneurial/consultant mindset.
  • Demonstrated strong project management skills
  • Proven ability to influencing change among Senior Leadership
  • Travel requirements ~10-15%


    Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA Degree
  • Project Management experience
  • Analytical capabilities, ability to interpret data and make recommendations
  • Interest in driving value improvement


About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 442348


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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