Job Location: Location Negotiable
Job Number: 00615793 00615793_en-GB
Role: Strategy Supply Chain & Operations Manager
Schedule: Full Time
Travel: Up to 100%
Join Accenture Strategy and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements coupled with the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Join Accenture Strategy, and make shaping and delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Strategy Supply Chain & Operations is a major functionally-oriented consulting practice: we help our clients to identify and quantify the transformational opportunities available in today’s dynamic business environment. We work with clients to develop vision and strategy for their operations to match today’s complex and often ambiguous drivers of change: geopolitical and economic uncertainty, volatility, global competitiveness and increasing digital disruption.
As part of the 6,000+ Accenture Strategy professionals in our global community, you’ll join the Supply Chain & Operations team where we have capabilities in the areas of Zero-Based Budgeting, Sourcing & Procurement, Supply Chain and Operations & Process Transformation. You will play a central role in working with some of the best global companies in the world, responsible for helping the COO, and her or his business partners, address some of the critical business issues faced today including:
As a Supply Chain & Operations Manager, your functional areas of focus will include:·
Zero Based Supply Chain
Digital Supply Chain
Supply Chain Operating Model
Digital Operations inc. analytics and intelligent automation
We typically work in teams of 3-5 people on projects of 10-16 weeks duration. Our Strategy work is distinct from the other businesses in Accenture, and can also represent the front-end of a long-term transformation engagement which involves many aspects of the Accenture ecosystem through its lifecycle.
A Supply Chain & Operations Professional:
To achieve this, Accenture is seeking to recruit Managers with strong advisory consulting experience.
Skill and Experience Requirements
As a Manager, you will lead teams to formulate competitive agility and productivity strategies, while challenging historical perspectives to better align resources with mission critical objectives. You will provide actionable insights to the world's top organisations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale. Candidates are expected to demonstrate the following:
Many of our consultants work on client engagements spread around UK and Europe, therefore you must be willing to travel and work away from home Monday to Friday as required.
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You will also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programmes at a number of levels to help you further acquire and build specialised skills. Learning takes place both on location and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom or in collaboration with company-acknowledged Subject Matter Experts.
The Accenture Strategy Supply Chain & Operations consulting practice has a very strong community across a range of targeted industry groups and there are numerous community events held in order to ensure appropriate level of collaboration and networking within the wider practice.
As well as a highly competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including 30 days holiday, 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive pension scheme.
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
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