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Knab was founded in 2012 because we wanted to do things differently. Simpler, smarter and more advantageous for our customers. Because we believe we can help everyone maximize their financial affairs. "Feel at ease when it comes to your finances. Every day." Together with almost 460 employees, we create financial services that really meet your needs. Add to that some of the sublime personal service from our employees, and you end up with something that's truly unique to the world of finance!

In a nutshell
Our business transformation consultants have specific focus areas, one of them being Lean Six Sigma. In every organization there are opportunities to improve. As a business transformation consultant in this focus area, you will drive operational excellence tracks to optimize processes, leading to improvements in time, quality and/or costs. Continuously improving our organization is key to keep delivering on our promise and improve the ability to add value for our customers.

In this role you are responsible for the identification, coordination and delivery of a large project or multiple smaller projects at the same time. You drive process improvements, transformation projects, implementation of new processes, products, and operating systems all with the aim to provide a WOW experience to our customers and improve the work life of your colleagues. You spread the continuous improvement mindset throughout the organization.

You are analytical, sharp and not afraid to get your hands dirty! Real value is delivered by doing, not only by talking. Influencing and interacting with various internal and external stakeholders at all levels will be a daily part of your job. Therefore, it is importantthat you have a track record of engaging with stakeholders and developing relationships with them. Moreover, you have excellent problem-solving skills. Expect a high impact role where you can take real ownership and get a lot of autonomy.

The Team
The Acceleration Unit has a birds-eye view on the company, and accelerates where needed and possible. This team reports directly to the CEO, which supports the objective, helicopter-view on the organization. The team consists of 11 colleagues who fulfill different roles, all with the aim to bring acceleration to the company. Like Jelmer and Patrick, two of our organizational coaches responsible for the way of working and team/stream effectiveness within Knab, but also Michael and Ritesh, two of our business transformation consultants who accelerate on operational excellence and strategic tracks. Romy is the lead of the team, and in this role responsible for the acceleration strategy, and of course for the Acceleration Unit as a team.

Your profile
You recognize yourself in the following profile;

  • You have a track record in driving Lean projects within the financial sector;
  • Fluent in English. Dutch is great but not essential;
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills and reporting capabilities;
  • Comfortable operating with a strong level of autonomy and/or under pressure;
  • Organized and delivery-focused, with attention to detail;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt certified;
  • Open, entrepreneurial, human and positive are values that you can relate to.

Diversity Statement: Come as you are. Knab is an open workplace with positive vibes. We are inclusive of all nationalities, races and genders. We feel comfortable to bring our authentic whole selves to work and like you to do so too.

Work with us!
If you come to work with us, Knab will become a significant part of your life. Therefore, we make sure the ambiance is just as exciting as your job. Check the benefits!

If you have any questions regarding this role or the process, please feel free to reach out to us.

We don`t collaborate with third parties to fulfill this role.


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Application procedure

1. You apply
You apply
2. Intake (phone)
Intake (phone)
3. First interview
First interview
4. Case
5. Second interview
Second interview
6. Third interview
Third interview
7. Offer
8. Pre-employment screening
Pre-employment screening
9. Whoo! New job!
Whoo! New job!

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