Senior Agile Coach / Consultant (M/F)

Job type: Full-time

What you can expect Baloise Group and more specifically Baloise Luxembourg have started a profound transformation, preparing the path for Simply Safe Season 2. Our ways of working, of collaborating, our culture as well as our customer relations will continue to change. As a Senior Agile Coach you will drive the transformation with regards to the New Ways of Working and be a driving force to the transformation.  By joining us in your capacity of Agile Coach you have the fascinating opportunity to be part of our transformation right now!  You will join an Agile Methodologies team in the Architecture, Governance & Methodologies department within IT. The team is (will be) composed of  IT Scrum Masters/Coaches :  To continue to develop the SAFe Agile ways of working within the IT Organization and its projects. A Senior (you) and a Junior Agile Coach :  To develop the Agile ways of working in the Business. Your main responsibilities will focus on: -       Leading, consulting and coaching agile transformation initiatives in all the businesses outside IT -       Connecting local initiatives with each other and aligning to group goals and standards -       Ambassador for change (deep knowledge and experience in organizational change management and stakeholder communication are very important) -       Coaching the local junior agile coach (already present and trained) for sustainable agile transformation  -       Evaluating and implementing best fit solutions based on experience and knowledge -       Adapting standards to local situation -       Contribute to improving the ways of working across Baloise Luxembourg You embody the agile mindset and support the teams in adhering to and implementing agile methods, rules and quality standards.  Focus, continuous improvement, respect and commitment: that's how we understand agile working. It's about supporting self-organization, empowerment, solving problems and enabling collaboration. With your know-how, you will help us start a new era in our organization and establish and facilitate a new culture.  Since new exciting challenges are ahead, we are looking for you to support us with your experience, positive work attitude as well as your interest in the whole topic. Therefore we need a Senior Agile Coach to accompany us this year.    What we expect If you have the following skills, you are exactly the person we are looking for! -       University degree (master’s) in Computer Science, Economics, Psychology or similar field -       Relevant further education in agile mindset, frameworks and practices (Agile, Agile at scale, Scrum, Kanban, DevOps, BizDevOps, SAFe, LeSS, etc.) -       Passion for consulting and coaching organizations in their agile transformation:  > 5 years experience in agile organizational development -       Organizational change management:  > 5 years experience in Leadership and/or (management) consulting -       English, French strongly recommended, German is an asset -       Insurance market experience (preferred) -       Able and willing to travel in Europe (2-3 days/month, mainly to CH) -       Mindset: o   Self-motivated, self-driven, self-organized o   Getting Things Done mentality o   Try & learn / agile mindset / growth mindset o   Good listener o   Innovative, engaging o   The ability to reach the most diverse target groups in the company and to encourage them to change; o   The courage to take risks, take a stand and address necessary conflicts and deal with them in a constructive spirit; o   A high level of creativity and communication skills. Open, emphatic and regular communication are crucial for success o   Willingness to continuously improve your skills and learning from the past, adapting to new situations and learning by doing -       Mastery of the basic tools of project management -       The ability to moderate events and workshops and deal with groups in a winning and encouraging manner -       The ability to understand and reach top managers in their thinking and language world and to be available to them as a sensitive and honest travel guide

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