Supply Chain Planning Senior Solutions Architect - Senior Manager (Blue Yonder, Kinaxis, OMP, o9)
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Accenture’s Intelligent Platform Services Supply Chain and Operations (IPS SC&O) partners with the world's most powerful platforms to push the boundaries of what technology can enable, empowering new ways of working and transformation at speed. With the largest and most influential tech ecosystem behind us, we play a pivotal role in helping clients accelerate their path to value.
IPS SC&O specifically houses individuals who help clients develop strategies and operating models that integrate planning, procurement, product design, manufacturing, and fulfillment functions within an organization, as well as connect suppliers and customers across the extended supply chain.
The Accenture Technology IPS SC&O is seeking a Senior Supply Chain Planning Solution Architect /Project Delivery Lead – Senior Manager to develop and grow our Planning business for the platforms like Kinaxis Rapid Response, o9 Solutions, OMP & Blue Yonder.
Supply Chain Planning professionals develop and implement integrated supply and demand planning solutions that improve cost efficiency, increase business effectiveness, and create synergies and collaboration across companies.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
· Find solutions to clients’ demand and supply planning problems
· Persuade senior clients and Accenture managers why alternate approaches may be needed
· Decide which methods and procedures to use when completing projects
· Work alone or manage large, diverse teams as needed, either at the client or at Accenture
· Make sure that projects help clients meet their important goals
· Solving key business problems and challenges by enabling end-to-end Supply Chain transformation, painting a picture of, and charting a journey from the current state to a “to-be” enterprise environment.
· Overseeing the design and implementation of Supply Chain solutions
· Orchestrating assessments to help to identify vulnerabilities in the current state of our clients
· Helping to develop and expand the Supply Chain Services consulting portfolio through thought leadership and opportunity identification.
· Managing business development opportunities to bring innovative solutions and ways of working to clients
· Building and applying technical, industry, organization, and functional knowledge to support efforts in selling opportunities to existing and new clients
· Developing, utilizing, and sharing your deep skills as a Consulting practitioner to ensure market and client relevance.
· Leading in the design and implementation of Supply Chain process, operating model, and technical solutions
· Be ready to challenge old ways of doing things
· Manages large, diverse teams and/or work efforts at a client or within Accenture.
Serve as the chief planner/architect for any Supply Chain Planning delivery initiative
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Here's what you need...
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent (12 years) work experience (If an, Associate Degree with 6 years of work experience)
Minimum of 8 years of experience scoping and delivering transformation and innovation technology advisory solutions and services, in systems such as Kinaxis Rapid Response, o9 Solutions, OMP, Blue Yonder or similar systems
Minimum of 5 years of experience in any the following areas:
Supply Chain Technology Cloud Advisory
Enterprise Technology Architecture
Business Case Development and Financial Assessment
Nice to have...
Evidence of leading Kinaxis Rapid Response, o9 Solutions, OMP or Blue Yonder solutions as a product owner, technical client service lead or solution consultant
Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
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