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Accenture Strategy and Consulting helps our clients envision and execute change at speed and scale. We co-create and co-innovate solutions that help clients better connect with customers, improve resilience, and drive sustainable growth. Our focus on issues such as digital disruption, redefining competitiveness, operating and business models as well as the workforce of the future helps our clients find future value and growth in a digital world. We seek people who recognize and understand the impact that digital and technology have on every industry and every sector and share our passion to shape unique strategies that allow our clients to succeed in this environment.
Capability Network SCM Practice Overview:
The Capability Network is a global, distributed strategy and consulting organization that drives value for our clients and creates competitive advantage for Accenture, through the use of its extensive capabilities, global reach and flexibility, and cost advantage. Based in a network of prominent locations, Capability Network professionals specialize in providing cutting edge Industry and Functional expertise and leveraging the power of Accenture to bring measurable value to our clients worldwide
Supply Chain Management (SCM) under Capability Network drives initiatives aimed at improving the efficiency of supply chain operations with focus on Planning and Fulfilment. With deep expertise in the domains of Demand, Supply, Inventory and Operations planning we ensure that the complete supply chain is tuned to operate as per plan. We have added value to our clients in the domain of sustainable supply chain with elements like green sourcing and improving resource efficiency.
The Planning team with SCM champions the aspects of supply chain planning across demand and supply planning functions. Statistical forecasting/demand planning, replenishment, production planning/scheduling, material planning, inventory management and S&OP are some of the areas where the team excels.
Various service offerings by the SCM teams are as follows
Demand Planning and Analytics
Supply Planning and Analytics
Inventory Planning and Optimization
Sales and Operations Planning
Logistics Procurement & Analytics
Drive client value creation
Understand the client’s business, priorities and leadership agenda
Co-create with the client, articulate transformation and drive innovation agenda for the client
Establish self as a trusted advisor with the client C-suite through an in-depth understanding of the client as well as industry
Build networks at Accenture to be able to bring the best of Accenture to the client
Lead Program Delivery
Lead and deliver digital supply chain transformation projects and improvement initiatives, working with mid to large sized teams
Coach team members on activities such as as-is process and maturity assessment, technology evaluation, opportunity identification, business case and roadmap creation and implementation of recommendations
Grow the business
Drive sales, revenue and profitability for the practice
Help originate deals based on defined commercial pathways; drive innovative deal construct and solutioning to grow business
Align the right teams or capabilities to enable (sell or deliver) successful transformation/innovation agenda
Develop Thought Leadership and Assets
Lead/ Support development of cutting edge points of view/articles that drive Accenture equity in the market
Design and build assets that distinguish Accenture capabilities to drive additional business
8-12 Years of consulting experience
Strong process knowledge of demand planning, supply planning, sales and operations planning, supply chain planning control tower
Preferably one/two projects in Planning transformation implementation (Demand Planning, supply planning, sales and operations planning control tower) in a workstream lead role using business platforms like SAP IBP/APO, Kinaxis, O9, OMP, Anaplan, E2Open, Aera, JDA/BY, Oracle SCM
Prior experience of 3-4 projects with end-to-end solution implementation in any of the modules (demand planning, supply planning, S&OP, control tower) in a client facing role
Hands-on experience in O9 preferred
Key Competencies and Skills:
Understand end to end supply chain planning concepts and different issues involved in the supply chain management
Experience in different supply chain processes focusing demand planning, sales and operations planning, supply planning and control tower
Experience in working supply chain packaged solution implementation projects, with an ability to work within a highly collaborative team environment
Strong design, analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent presentation and organizational skills.
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Ability to establish relationships with business, and bias for action
Target Industry /Sectors: FMCG, Retail, Consumer Products, Oil & Gas, Pharma
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MBA / Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, or Supply Chain Management
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