Aetna Lead Business Consultant (Lean Six Sigma) in Phoenix, Arizona

Req ID: 43327BR

Multiple positions available:


Aetna's Lean Six Sigma Achieving Business eXcellence (ABX) Enterprise organization has an exciting opportunity as a Lead Business Consultant partnering with the Business Units. The Lead Business Consultant will work closely with business, operations, and technology leaders across the company to drive critical transformations that deliver on the company's vision. Looking for strong analytical skills, Lean Six Sigma background, able to travel 25%, and have strong teamwork, collaboration, Change Management experience, and coaching skills.

Fundamental Components:

  • Develop and deploy the critical elements of a Lean Operating System focused on operational excellence, managing with data, and focusing on customer and employee satisfaction to drive financial benefits. - Partners with Lean Transformation Leaders to develop customer-centric focus within specific areas of the company. - Partners with specific business areas to create Continuous Improvement Roadmaps, gather data and develop KPIs and trending reports, design and prepare ABX events, conduct ABX events, coach and mentor through post event implementation. - Conduct training sessions to support Yellow Belt certification requirements - Ensures all regulatory and compliance measures are met within global guidelines when designing and implementing change.


    7+ years experience with several of the following methodologies: management consulting, project consulting, business process consulting, continuous improvement, financial strategic analysis, strategic business planning, and project management. Experience with enterprise-wide and/or cross-functional large scale initiatives with high degree of complexity desired. Lean Six Sigma experience is required. LSS Black Belt certified. Healthcare industry experience highly desired.


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


    Leadership/Driving Change/MASTERY

    Leadership/Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility/MASTERY

    Service/Improving constituent-focused Processes/MASTERY


    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Management