Job Description

Are you fascinated by the impact that today’s global supply chains have on every consumer and company in the world? Are you eager to bring the digital possibilities to transform our client’s operations into customer centric supply chains to not only reduce cost but also enable growth? Are you an ambitious and analytical professional with expertise in supply chain management? Then the position of Supply Chain Strategy Consultant is what you are looking for! 


Your job

As a Supply Chain Strategy Consultant in our Strategy & Consulting team, you are involved in large-scale Supply Chain projects that impact the core of our client’s operations and work with our clients supply chain function to shape (digital) supply chain planning transformations. Your primary expertise is to develop end-to-end strategy (operating model, turnaround programs).

You will be engaged in multiple projects in a diverse and challenging range of industries in the Netherlands and Internationally. You will have the ability to operate in rapidly evolving and changing environments and comfortable with driving results and identifying follow-on opportunities.

As a Consultant you will be responsible for supporting the formulation of customer-centric planning and fulfillment strategies. You understand the client’s unique situation and developing deliverables which exceeds expectations. You can perform complex analysis and create innovative ideas to support benefits realization and keep the broader perspective in mind. You can identify what is required to solve challenges as well as build and maintain strong client relationships. 

Moreover, you are ambitious and committed to develop yourself and able to train and coach analysts in your team.

Your team

Accenture Strategy & Consulting is considered as the game-changers of the business world. Positioned at the crucial intersection of business, technology, and industry. Accenture devises fresh and creative strategies based on trends, insights, and data. With an eye for new competitive advantages, digital disruption, operating models and the future workforce, our consultants offer strategies that prepare high-profile clients for the future of business - and create value in a changing world.

Research-based advice and situational analyses enable Accenture’s clients to act with speed and confidence. Whether you will be investigating difficult issues or identifying new opportunities, your work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value and creating real, tangible impacts.

Supply Chain & Operations is a major functionally-oriented strategy & consulting practice: we help our clients reimagine and transform tomorrow’s supply chains and operations to positively impact business, society, and the planet. We do this through a human centered and data driven approach that encourages our people and clients to continuously innovate and generate significant, sustainable global impact. Built on the three pillars of customer centricity, zero based mindset, and responsible operations & organizations, this is what we call the Intelligent Supply Chain.

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Qualifications

Your background

  • Master’s Degree

  • 3-5 years relevant experience in Supply Chain Planning or Logistics (previous Consulting experience is preferred)

  • Experience with strategy, supply chain improvement or supply chain transformations

  • Excellent communication and project management skills

  • Fluent in English (both spoken and written), fluent in Dutch is desirable 

  • Entrepreneurial spirit: high level of initiative and identify opportunities

  • Highly motivated, passionate and eager to succeed

  • Ability to influence and constructively challenge

Our offer


Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including: 

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week

Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you. Questions? Connect with Iris Jansen, iris.jansen@accenture.com

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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