Accenture Management Consulting, Supply Chain Transformation Manager
Accenture - Chicago, IL

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Organization:
Accenture Management Consulting

Locations:
New York, Boston, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Chicago, or Atlanta

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with 257,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$27.9 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2012. Its home page is

www.accenture.com

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If you join Accenture you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life. Accenture is a leading provider of management consulting services worldwide. Drawing on the extensive experience of its 16,000 management consultants globally, Accenture Management Consulting works with companies and governments to achieve high performance by combining broad and deep industry knowledge with functional capabilities to provide services in Strategy, Analytics, Customer Relationship Management, Finance & Enterprise Performance, Operations, Risk Management, Sustainability, and Talent & Organization

The professionals in our

Supply Chain Operations service line

work with clients across a broad range of industries to develop and implement supply chain operations strategies that enable profitable growth in new and existing markets. Committed to helping clients achieve high performance through supply chain mastery, we combine global industry expertise and skills in supply chain strategy, sourcing and procurement, supply chain planning, manufacturing, product lifecycle management, fulfillment, and service management to help organizations transform their supply chain capabilities.

Job Description:
Accenture's

Operations Integrated Planning & Fulfillment

group works with clients to develop and implement strategies that improve cost efficiency, increase business effectiveness, and create synergies and collaboration across companies. To help our clients achieve these improvements, we focus on optimizing our client's supply chain by providing an updated strategy, operating model and processes. The successful candidate has experience in large scale transformational consulting or actually running large scale supply chain operations with a transformational mindset. Functional experience should include some of the following: distributed order management, inventory management, demand planning, supply planning, distribution and logistics, global trade management, Preferable industries include Consumer Products/Retail, High Tech, Energy, Chemicals.

Key Responsibilities:
Provide functional expertise as well as industry best practices

Understand client's business needs and lead the efforts in developing a business strategy, operating model and process definitions to address the business issues

Determine underlying business issues in supply chain that the client is facing and determine how to bring these issues to resolution - via strategy, operating model, processes, technical solution or combination of these.

Understand how to develop a long term business solution through technology enablement

Job Requirements:
Ability to travel up to 100% of the time

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum of 3 years of consulting experience in Supply Chain Planning and/or Fulfillment areas

Minimum of 3 years with Supply Chain Transformations across SC Operations

Candidates must have a Bachelors degree

Preferred Skills:
Ability to work in multiple parts of the supply chain and multiple functions within the supply chain

Global Trade Management

Omni Channel Planning and Fulfillment

Warehouse Management Systems

Supply Chain Planning Systems

Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)/ Joint Business Planning (JBP)

Professional Skills:
Proven ability to work independently and as a team member

Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require, now or in the future, sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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