Job Location: London
Regional Description: United Kingdom
Job Number: 00700781 00700781_en
Role: Supply Chain Consulting Manager – Total Logistics
Location: London or Manchester
Travel: up to 100%
Salary: £70,000 – 85,000
Closing Date for Applications: 30/06/2019
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Management consulting is at the heart of Accenture's promise to its clients - High Performance, Delivered. Utilising a unique framework that helps drive our clients on their path to high performance, our management consultants use their expertise and critical thinking skills to help determine where our clients are on their journey and design realistic, achievable strategies that address their key business priorities.
Supply Chain & Operations
The Accenture Consulting Supply Chain 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 optimising our client's supply chain by providing an updated strategy, operating model and processes.
The Supply Chain group covers all elements of core planning, logistics and warehouse offerings including:
Accenture is seeking to recruit Supply Chain Consulting Manager with strong project management/consulting experience and a strong delivery history of fulfilment and/or supply chain logistics projects.
Total Logistics is part of the Supply Chain & Operations practice within Accenture UK Products Operating Group. We help clients to deliver improvements to their supply chain performance in a range of areas, with particular focus on our core competencies in Physical Logistics:
Our practice is experiencing high demand for its services and are looking to bolster its team with talented people with deep functional skills. Most of our work is within Europe, primarily in the retail and consumer goods sectors.
Successful applicants will spend most of their time leading delivery teams and are responsible for project activities e.g. facilitating workshops, coordinating and developing data driven analyses, and generation of high quality deliverables, which clients have come to expect. Additionally, these team members have a key role to play in supporting business development opportunities through the development of proposals, acting as subject matter experts and presenting in sales pitches to prospective clients.
Key responsibilities will include:
What We're Looking For
Candidates should have solid experience in the supply chain and logistics area from working in either Retail, Consumer Goods, Industrial, Pharmaceutical, Distributors/3PLs and/or other consultancies showing experience in these sectors. You will be expected to be passionate and positive about the opportunity to enhance your existing experience and grow Accenture's capability to deliver supply chain solutions to our clients.
At a Manager level, we would like to hear from candidates that can demonstrate a number of the skills below:
We require people with a proven track record either within other consultancies or blue-chip industry, typical previous roles may include operational management, business development, materials handling applications and consultancy. The ability to work in a project related environment is critical. We are particularly looking for the following capabilities:
What consulting skills are expected?
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If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependants.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications: 30/06/2019
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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