Alvarez & Marsal Private Equity Performance Improvement
Role Description: Senior Associate, Strategic Procurement Solutions
Alvarez & Marsal is a leading independent global professional services firm, specializing in providing turnaround management, performance improvement and corporate advisory services, is seeking to expand its Private Equity Performance Improvement (PEPI) – Strategic Sourcing team. With more than 2,400 professionals based in 43 locations across North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America, our firm excels in problem solving and value creation. Drawing on a strong operational heritage and hands-on-approach, our professionals work closely with organizations and stakeholders to help tackle complex business issues and maximize value.
A&M’s Private Equity Performance Improvement Services (PEPI) practice, with offices throughout the US, focuses on serving upper middle market and large cap private equity firms who have engaged A&M to help improve operating results at their portfolio companies. The companies we assess are upper middle market in the 50 million to 1 billion plus range.
Our professionals are aligned with a PEPI service line to promote the development of deep functional skills & experiences and to maximize our ability to tailor solutions to solve our clients' business issues.
Our PEPI services include:
- Interim Management
- Merger Integration & Carve-outs
- Strategic Procurement Solutions
- Rapid Results
- Supply Chain
- MBA, or equivalent work experience - less than 5 years of experience/OTJ training
- Previous consulting experience required
- Understanding of basic sourcing practices (Developing RFPs, Data Requests, Findings Reports)
- Capable of building / managing larger data files (strong Excel skills)
- Capable of synthesizing information and developing report outs (ppt and excel)
- Solid written and oral communications skills
- Ability to research companies and industries
- Capable of working directly with clients
- Hands-on experience conducting sourcing events
- Some functional knowledge (indirect and/or direct expenses)
- Structured project management (time, team and workstreams management)
- Ability to deliver time-pressured project on-time and on-quality
- Flexible and creative thinking; results-oriented
- PE Leveraged Sourcing Experience HIGHLY DESIRABLE.
About Alvarez & Marsal:
Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) is a global professional services firm specializing in turnaround and interim...