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Senior Manager /Associate Director - Defence Logistics Consulting

Wellington Job No. r00200232 Full-time

Job Description

  • Bring your significant consulting experience in defence logistics.

  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage and inspire teams.

  • We offer a dynamic workplace, embracing diversity, innovation, and continuous professional growth.

WHO WE ARE:

Accenture is a leading consulting firm renowned for delivering innovative solutions to complex challenges, we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Manager to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to our success in providing top-notch consulting services to clients in the public services sector. Find out more about us at www.accenture.com.

JOB OVERVIEW ​:

As a Senior Manager in Defence Logistics Consulting, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and optimising logistics systems for our clients. Leveraging your extensive military background and consulting expertise, you will lead teams, collaborate with diverse stakeholders, and provide strategic insights to enhance the efficiency and resilience of defence logistics operations.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead and manage consulting projects in defence logistics, ensuring timely and high-quality delivery.

  • Apply in-depth knowledge of joint operations and logistics to optimize supply chain systems.

  • Collaborate with clients to understand their unique challenges and provide tailored solutions.

  • Demonstrate strategic thinking to anticipate and plan for changes in global supply chain dynamics.

  • Communicate effectively with both defence and business teams, translating military insights into actionable business strategies.

  • Actively participate in the sales cycle, showcasing a blend of business conduct and salesmanship.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in a defence role with a focus on logistics.

  •  Successful transition from a military role to consulting or significant consulting experience in defence logistics.

  • Experience with reputable consulting firms.

  • In-depth knowledge of logistics and supply chain management, with a proven track record of optimizing systems.

  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage and inspire teams.

BENEFITS OF WORKING AT ACCENTURE:

  • Holistic well-being program including health insurance.

  • Life & Salary Continuance Insurance

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave

  • Long & short-term career break opportunities

  • Structured career development program

  • Local and international career opportunities               

  • Certified as a Family Inclusive Workplace

  • Flexible Work Arrangements - centered around Accenture’s Truly Human ethos and our commitment to supporting the health and wellbeing of our people.

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