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Senior Manager to our Supply Chain & Operations - with focus on the Automotive industry

Gothenburg Job No. r00079541 Full-time

Job Description

Our Supply Chain & Operations practice is part of Accenture Strategy & Consulting and focuses on key topics for CEOs, COOs, Supply Chain and Procurement Chief Officers. Accenture’s Supply Chain & Operations team is a world leading practice with a local presence in the Nordics.

We are a team that is passionate about solving complex problems in Supply Chains to position our clients for sustainable growth, while remaining resilient in times of change. We deliver value by aligning a Supply Chain’s strategy, operating model and underlying processes to support business strategies. We work on optimizing and establishing flexible operations that enable rapid response to changing customer demands and market opportunities. Strategy, technology, analytics and solid execution are at the core of our efforts in configuring future-proof Supply Chain functions that deliver on the promise of a better and more sustainable world.

The team’s expertise ranges from Demand Planning and Forecasting, Sourcing and Procurement, Manufacturing, Logistics and Fulfilment and Operations Management (i.e. Lean Six Sigma). We work at the intersection of business processes and technology across relevant Nordic industries.

We are looking for a senior manager to join our Supply Chain & Operations team in Gothenburg or Stockholm, focusing on our Automotive clients.

Visit us here to find out more about Supply Chain

What will you do?

  • Build and drive the supply chain & operations (Fulfillment, Planning, Sourcing & Procurement) portfolio for our Nordic Automotive clients

  • Lead projects at our Automotive clients to address the needs of Supply Chain Officers and help them make strategic and operational Supply Chain decisions

  • Provide expertise and insights to our clients to help them build the roadmap for their transformation agendas

  • Engage in transformation work ranging from operations optimization to technology-driven business transformation

  • Contribute to develop our Supply Chain and Operations practice’s assets and knowledge repository

  • Mentor junior members of the Strategy & Consulting team and coach them for more responsibility and impact



Who are you?

  • You have 10+ years of working experience from Supply Chain Management, preferably as Management Consultant or from operational improvement projects in large organizations – focusing on the Automotive industry

  • You are used to collaborating with larger, diverse project teams, bringing the Supply Chain & Operations aspect, and can work creatively in a problem-solving environment

  • You are able to identify and pursue new business opportunities by teaming up with relevant colleagues, to drive the pipeline for Supply Chain & Operations at our Automotive clients

  • You can communicate effectively and can put ideas and findings into the right context and to the right audience, both written and verbally

  • You have a Master’s degree in a relevant field, e.g. Logistics, Engineering or Business.

This role is for you if…

  • You have a passion for Supply Chain Management / Operations, Logistics / Transportation, Sourcing and Procurement, and an understanding of Operating Models and Process improvement

  • You can quickly build and maintain strong relationships to the clients you work with, and thrive in a fast-paced, high energy, and team-oriented environment

  • You are value obsessed, technologically savvy and customer-centric

  • You are passionate about working in a transparent environment and believe that diversity drives innovation

  • You believe that the Supply Chain can make a difference to make the world we live in better and more sustainable

  • You can drive projects and business opportunities simultaneously. This also includes building, managing, and fostering a team-oriented environment

  • You can travel when required, depending on client and project context

What do we offer?

  • Truly competitive salary terms, bonus schemes, pension, health insurance, employee stock purchase program etc.

  • Flexible workload – you have control over your everyday life

  • Hybrid ways of working

  • Work in a team dedicated to complex problem solving within supply chain and operations, working in a range of industries and projects

  • Work alongside leading Nordic and global subject matter experts

You will be part of a dedicated team in Supply Chain & Operations focusing on the COO agenda of leading businesses. Please enclose your CV and a cover letter. We have an ongoing screening and interview process, so we encourage you to send the application already now. This documentation can be submitted by clicking on the link below.

We look forward to receiving your application!

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