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Operational Excellence Coordinator Summer Placement

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

The core purpose of this role is to support the business change manager and the wider team with the delivery of business change activities. You will work with programme and project teams to drive the preparation and execution of improvement efforts throughout CityFibre. Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Working with department heads to identify and prioritise business improvement areas to create a process improvement plan
  • Assisting the strategic business change lead to develop a set of actionable and targeted change management plans
  • Conducting analysis activities to understand root cause issues and solutions
  • Collaborating with communication, training, HR and OE specialists in the formulation of particular plans and activities to support programme/project implementation

What’s in it for you?

This is a fantastic opportunity to take the lead on and deliver a project within a specific division at CityFibre. You’ll get invaluable hands-on work experience, learning from our talented people whilst still adding real value to the business and helping us to transform communities across the UK.

Our summer placements start in July and are for six weeks over the university summer holidays.

What we are looking for

  • You’ll have either just completed your second year as an undergraduate or your third year moving on to a Master's degree in business management, psychology, marketing, communications, business change or project management.
  • You must have a solid understanding of change management and continuous improvement.
  • Excellent communication skills are essential with the ability to articulate messages. Able to establish and maintain strong relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Resilient and determined with the ability to persevere
  • A team player and able to work collaboratively with and through others

Accepted degree subjects

  • business and management studies
  • marketing and advertising studies
  • psychology

Additional job details

Milton Keynes
£20,000 pro rata

pro-rata across a six-week period.

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

Please note that we may need to close this advert early due to high volumes of applications, so we recommend you apply as soon as possible.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 9 June 2022

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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