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Entergy Center of Excellence Specialist in Morrilton, Arkansas

Center of Excellence Specialist

Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: The Woodlands, Texas, United States

Company: Entergy

Work Place Flexibility: Hybrid

Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC

This position can be filled in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, or Mississippi.

Position Summary / Purpose

This role will support and provide execution for the Performance and Transformation center of excellence (COE), which includes the methodology and toolkit that supports the identification, planning and execution of targeted improvement initiatives within Entergy with the overall goal of eliminating waste while improving predictability.

Job Duties / Responsibilities

  • Collect and analyze benchmarking data to provide meaningful insights to support key business focus areas, sprints, mini-transformations, and self-assessments.

  • Perform administration of the portfolio management system.

  • Ensure best practices and opportunities for improvement are shared across the company. Support success communication efforts to provide recognition and idea sharing.

  • Coordinate the internal customer satisfaction surveying and team pulsing survey efforts.

  • Support the Performance and Transformation department’s internal and external level performance scorecard reporting and associated individual performance metrics collection.

  • Support deployed teams to the business units as resource needs require.

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

Education Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical or business-related field required or equivalent work experience

Experience Required:

  • Senior 6+ years of related experience

Skills/Behaviors Required:

  • Desired experience in process improvement methodologies (e.g., LEAN, Six Sigma, Kaizen, etc.) and related skills to facilitate end-to-end process mapping sessions, perform gap analyses and drive teams to re-design processes to be more efficient.

  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to create and articulate the narrative based on the analytics performed for both the enterprise as a whole and individual business functions.

  • Ability to work effectively with business leadership and resources in a multi-location, cross-functional, network/matrix environment.

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills, including the ability to identify data trends and convert analysis into a meaningful summary from which to draw conclusions and provide guidance.

  • Self-starter who can work independently, manage time effectively and take ownership of results

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Job Function : Professional

FLSA Status :

Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered

Union description/code :

Number of Openings : 1

Req ID: 115206

Travel Percentage :25% to 50%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the EEI page, or see statements below.

EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Accessibility: Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf. If you are an individual with a disability and you are in need of an accommodation for the recruiting process please click here (humanr@entergy.com?subject=Accessibility) and provide your name, contact number, the accommodation requested and the requisition number that you are requesting the accommodation for. Employee Services will contact you regarding your request.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Entergy Pay Transparency Policy Statement: The Entergy System of Companies (the Company) will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c). Equal Opportunity (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/manual/fccm/2l-equal-opportunity-clauses-and-other-requirements/2l00-equal-opportunity) and Pay Transparency (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/OFCCP/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf) .

Pay Transparency Notice:

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision (dol.gov) (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf)

The non-confidential portions of the affirmative action program for individuals with disabilities and protected veterans shall be available for inspection upon request by any employee or applicant for employment. Please contact HRCompliance@entergy.com to schedule a time to review the affirmative action plan during regular office hours.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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