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.
You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways
If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.
Supply Chain & Operations is seeking to recruit a Manager with strong advisory consulting experience and a history of fulfilment and/or supply chain planning projects. The Supply Chain & Fulfilment community is one of the key components of Accenture’s Supply Chain & Operations service line within Strategy & Consulting that operates across industry groups alongside Sourcing & Procurement, Operations & Process Transformation, and Responsible Value Chain.
In our team you will:
Learn at the forefront of the industry, provide actionable insights to the world's top organisations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies and improvements they can execute with speed and at scale
Play a central role enabling our Supply Chain & Fulfilment capabilities in working with some of the best global companies in the world, responsible for helping the CSCO/COO, and her or his business partners, address some of the critical business issues faced today, including:
Supply Chain Strategy & Segmentation (Operating Model, Process Design, etc.)
Strategic Cost Reduction (Zero Based Supply Chain)
Integrated Business Planning: S&OP, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, Inventory Optimisation
Control Tower & Analytics
Supply Chain End-to-End Cost-to-Serve Analysis
Platform-Driven Transformation (Technology Strategy, Systems Implementation, etc.)
Responsible and Resilient Supply Chain (Risk, Performance, Innovation, Diversity, Sustainability)
Physical Logistics & Supply Chain Network Design
Warehouse Design & Warehouse Automation
Transportation & Last Mile Delivery
In this role you will:
Be responsible for leading delivery teams in our Supply Chain & Fulfilment group to formulate and execute customer-centric planning and fulfilment strategies
Support end-to-end strategy to implementation of supply chain digital and analytics capabilities, including but not limited to SAP, S4/IBP, Oracle, BlueYonder, Kinaxis, 09 Solutions, OMPartners etc.
7+ years consulting and/or project delivery experience in the industry including: delivery to agreed scope, time scales and budgets from a top tier consulting company or blue-chip organisation
Functional experience should include some of the following: sales & operations planning, order management, inventory management, demand planning, supply planning, supply chain control tower, physical logistics, warehouse management system, warehouse automation / robotics, network modelling
Supply chain technology and digital disruptor awareness, including but not limited to SAP, S4/IBP, BlueYonder, Kinaxis, o9, OMPartners, intelligent automation, Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain and analytics, etc.; other specific systems / applications relevant from previous experience
Experience working in one or more of Consumer Goods, Communications, Media & Entertainment, Energy, Utilities, Manufacturing, High-Tech (including Aerospace & Defence), Chemical & Natural Resources, Life Sciences and Logistics
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