Cargill Process and Project Management Specialist in Wichita, Kansas
Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.
Job Purpose and Impact
The Process and Project Management Specialist will lead business process management activities, opportunity identification and business case definition. In this role you will collaborate with all levels of the organization and develop strong operational relationships with the business units and functional clients.
Collect and process meaningful data and organize it into comprehensible groups of related process documents and models to create and document process taxonomy and breakdown the process steps and activities.
Perform process analysis activities to discover opportunities for process standardization, effort reductions, quality improvements and to eliminate process deficiencies, challenging the status quo, to set the foundation for process change.
Develop and build standard operating procedure templates, sharing instructions for its creation, drafting supporting documentation and accountable for keeping process standards and guidelines updated throughout the process.
Perform process modeling activities to design current and future state business processes and consider how process models need to be structured for increased operation efficiency and effectiveness.
Pro-actively collaborate with leaders and process management experts to define business process management standards and support the implementation of its structure in the organization, promoting best practices and drive consistency across functions and regions.
Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
Explore the new and current technology and digitally enabled business models including identifying digitally enabled business opportunities and new business models, analyzing internal partners and facilitate the execution of proof of concepts.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
Minimum of two years of related work experience
Ability to travel up to 25%
Other minimum qualifications may apply
Business process management certification.
Hands on experience of process mapping and workshop facilitation.
Experience with process management tools (Visio, ARIS, etc).
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet
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