Should have managed/ delivered cost reduction projects across industries
In depth knowledge of cost reduction areas like procurement, BPR, operations/ manufacturing, operating model, supply chain, marketing spend optimization etc.
Exposure to lean/ six sigma or any other cost reduction tools
Good to have :
Lean/ Six Sigma certification
Strong interpersonal skills with high levels of enthusiasm and a good team player.
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Demonstrated ability to lead by influence, including the delivery of cross functional and transformation projects
Ability to empathize with clients and to work to demanding time frames/deadlines.
Excellent communication skills