Supply Chain & Operations Strategy Consultant

  • Competitive
  • Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Accenture
  • 18 Nov 17 2017-11-18

Supply Chain & Operations Strategy Consultant

Job description
Supply Chain & Operations Strategy Consultant

Join Accenture Consulting and you'll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client's most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you'll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.

At Accenture Strategy you'll be a trusted advisor to our clients, shaping and executing their business transformation agendas. You'll also help them navigate their critical problems and biggest strategic initiatives, including digital disruption, industry convergence, growth and innovation, global operating models, sustainable cost management, enterprise transformation and more.

Your role

Supply Chain & Operations Strategy professionals help our clients to shape their future (digital) supply chain, integrating planning, procurement, product design, manufacturing, fulfillment and supplier management, as well as improving end-to-end cost competitiveness.
As a Supply Chain & Operations Strategy Consultant you will be involved in a wide variety of projects at different clients, focusing on a specific functional domain or business problem and helping to formulate solutions and strategies that help our clients to become high performing businesses. You will work in a young, dynamic, technology inspired and innovative environment in which you drive your own deliverables, supported by our global network and experience. You will also work closely with our clients at different levels of their organizations to understand their needs and objectives, helping to steer them in new directions that exceed expectations.

Basic qualifications
Your experience
You are ambitious and committed to developing yourself. You are able to coach and develop more junior Consultants to create a strong Strategy Operations team. In particular, you have the ability to:

  • S hape and deliver business transformation projects with guidance from Accenture experts
  • Prepare project plans and analyze the value and impact of the proposed changes to the client's existing processes
  • Run diagnosis and assessment activities, identify opportunities for improvement and conduct high-level cost/benefit analyses
  • Undertake complex business problem solving requiring in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives
  • Build good client relationships at all levels of the organization
Key qualifications
  • Master's degree
  • 2-4 years of experience in supply chain planning, procurement, product design, manufacturing, fulfillment and/or supplier management
  • Superior analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Fluent in English, good knowledge of Dutch and French
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, including abroad
  • Financial acumen and natural interest in technology
Preferred skills
  • Strategy consulting experience
  • Relevant experience of working in a global corporation or in an international environment
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Your Future Working environment
If you join Accenture, you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.
Next to our excellent terms of employment and fringe benefits, we invest considerable resources to provide on-going training that builds and extends professional, technical and management skills in all areas. At Accenture, you will operate in a professional environment where entrepreneurship is hugely encouraged. Together with international colleagues you will work on high impact projects for many of the Fortune 500 companies.

About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions-underpinned by the world's largest delivery network-Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 411,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com .