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Prologis Management LLC Director, Lean Transformation in Denver, Colorado

Prologis is the global leader in logistics real estate. We own, manage anddevelop high-quality properties in the world's most vibrant centers ofcommerce, approximately 965 million square feet in 19 countries. Some of theworld's largest brands (e.g., Amazon, BMW, DHL, FedEx, Pepsi)turn to us because they know an efficient supply chain will make theirbusinesses run better, and a strategic relationship with Prologis willcreate competitive advantage.As the top ranked U.S. company and sixth overallamong the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, we take ourglobal footprint seriously.Job Title:Director, Lean TransformationCompany:PrologisDo you want to play a role in global commerce?We are seeking a passionate Director who will craft and implement all LeanTransformation efforts and continuous improvement activities in our USRegional operations. You will be responsible for training and peopledevelopment, and utilization of a Lean management system. In this role,you will collaborate heavily with Senior leadership on resolving long-termLean programs for the organization, as well as teammates across the USRegions. This role can sit in any one of our US Regional office locations. Ifjoining a growing team to develop Lean transformations and make an impactglobally excites you, apply today!Here's how to do that:* Lead Lean efforts throughout US Region;s act as an agent for Lean culturechange including leading large scale transformations and driving processimprovement initiatives.* Create Toyota style Lean training curriculum and deliver both classroom andon the job education to leaders and teammates, including simulations andpractical applications.* Provide training and facilitating improvement exercises in remote workingsituations.* Influence cross-functionally without formal authority; mentor and coachexecutive leadership teams, peers and front-line leaders.* Collaborates on development of leadership as key enabler in buildingfoundation of lean environment.* Craft and execute plans for improvement projects with Lean principles andpractices; develop and lead project plans.* Communicates operational activities, status updates and return oninvestment to senior leadership.* Facilitates improvement activities, and is responsible for relatedplanning and follow-up work (VSMs, 5S, RIEs, Pilots/Experiments,A3 problem solving). Ensures sustainment through accurate pre-work planningand post-work follow-up.* Handles value stream analysis, including data collection and analytics.Collects data and supports data analysis. Prepares reports and assessmentsrelated to improvement opportunities.Tell us if you're ready.* Minimum 8 years of experience focused on Toyota-style Lean methodologies,Kaizen events, A3/problem solving processes, Hoshin/X-Matrix, TPIand Business Process Improvement methods, Standard Work, Lean DailyManagement, Leadership Standard Work, Growth Tools and other lean tools;Minimum 5 years in Lean leadership doer role.* Sophisticated level MS Office Suite, process modeling experience preferred.* Validated proficiency in strategy deployment (Hoshin Kanri) and businesspartner management* Collaborate with executive-level leaders on strategy deployment and X-Matriximplementation.* Proven track record of achieving breakthrough results through implementationof large-scale projects and value change.* Distinguished emotional intelligence and capability in building strongrelationships.* Concise and clear communication (oral and written).* Robust data analytics to problem solve and discover root cause analysis.* Advances teammate issues or concerns (i.e. hot spots) particular toimprovement work.* Ability to work independently with limited direction and ambiguity to driveimprovement work; Demonstrates strong level of initiative with self-starterapproach and ability to think strategically and innovatively.* Master's degree preferred.#LI-LGPeople FirstEach of us working at Prologis plays an essential role in the enduring successof our c