Performance Improvement Operations Consultant - Manager
Chicago, IL  / Dallas, TX  / Atlanta, GA  / Nashville, TN ...View All
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Your Journey at Crowe Starts Here:

At Crowe, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today's complex business issues. Crowe's accounting, consulting, and technology personnel are widely recognized for their in-depth expertise and understanding of sophisticated process frameworks and enabling technologies, along with their commitment to delivering measurable results that help clients build business value. Our focus on emerging technology solutions along with our commitment to internal career growth and exceptional client value has resulted in a firm that is routinely recognized as a "Best Place to Work." We are 75 years strong and still growing. Come grow with us!

Job Description:

Advisory - Performance Improvement Operations Consultant - Manager


Have you thought about transitioning into consulting? Crowe's Performance Improvement practice helps clients significantly improve their profitability by taking operational challenges, developing an executable improvement plan, quantifying the financial value associated with implementing the improvements, and partnering with our clients to capture the savings.

We are looking for an Operations Manager with 6-9 years of manufacturing operations experience in the Performance Improvementpractice to lead engagements.Responsible for taking a holistic approach to identifying business improvement opportunities developing solutions, managing initiatives, and identifying the resources and various disciplines needed to execute the process. Specific consulting responsibilities include operational, financial and process analysis, strategy development, process reengineering, and modeling, e.g., LEAN/Six Sigma, and continuous improvement, to deliver operational transformation.

  • Perform assessments utilizing analytical skills to understand client environments and associated financial opportunities
  • Develop and deploy internal controls and organizational metrics dashboards per regulations and/or client needs
  • Develop, manage and lead continuous process improvement strategies and initiatives
  • Deliver training, coach, and mentor Project Champions
  • Execute a portion of the scope of work as assigned and ensure deliverables are achieved on time and within budget
  • Leverage the flexibility of Lean, Six Sigma, and Performance Improvement tools to enhance productivity


Education:Bachelor's level degree required. Master's degree advantageous.

Required Qualifications:

  • 6-9 years experience of manufacturing operations and consulting experience
  • Industrial engineering or operations management degree preferred
  • Operations consulting experience a plus
  • Ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to interact with the internal management team and external client contacts using strong leadership and communication skills
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication, influencing, and advanced Excel, and PowerPoint abilities are essential
  • PowerBI experience is highly advantageous

Must be willing to travel 80 - 100%

Locations: Chicago IL, Atlanta GA, Dallas, TX, Nashville TN, Detroit Metro Area MI.

Our Benefits:

At Crowe, we know that great peopleare what makes a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package. Learn more about what working at Crowe can mean for you!

How You Can Grow:

We will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. You will have the chance to meet on a consistent basis with your Career Coach that will guide you in your career goals and aspirations. Learn more about where talent can prosper!

More about Crowe:

Crowe ( is one of the largest public accounting, consulting and technology firms in the United States. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.

Crowe LLP provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Crowe LLP does not accept unsolicited candidates, referrals or resumes from any staffing agency, recruiting service, sourcing entity or any other third-party paid service at any time. Any referrals, resumes or candidates submitted to Crowe, or any employee or owner of Crowe without a pre-existing agreement signed by both parties covering the submission will be considered the property of Crowe, and free of charge.



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
6 to 9 years
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