Consultant: Sourcing & Analytics / Supply Chain Networks - Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60602

Consultant: Supply Chain Networks- Sourcing & Analytics

The team

Supply Chain Networks: Our Supply Chain Networks team helps clients transform their value chains into competitive weapons. We drive efficiency, improve flexibility, and increase responsiveness through proactive insights and decision-making. We advise, implement, and operate solutions that bring world-class supply network and operational capabilities to our clients. We provide operational know-how, digital technologies, advanced analytics, and industry-specific hybrid solutions to deliver unprecedented client value. Additionally, we improve operations, product, and material flow across the breadth of the value chain and create greater supply network synergy and value through M&A events.

Work you'll do:

Supply Management/Sourcing & Procurement Consultant:

Along with dynamic colleagues, you will help companies develop, implement, and operationalize Sourcing & eProcurement capabilities for both external and internal customer-facing operations. As a Consultant, you will have a role in participating in the project delivery and implementation of Sourcing & Procurement strategy & transformation for large, complex client engagements. These client projects identify, design, and implement creative business and technology solutions for large organizations.

Consultants function as integrators between business needs and technology solutions, while gaining exposure to multiple industries and demonstrating an awareness of the full breadth of services offered by Deloitte Consulting LLP.

Consultant level responsibilities include: working both independently and in collaboration with a larger team approach and multiple team-tasks, provide service excellence by helping identifying client business issues, helping to determine and defining client/project needs by supplementing the standard assessment techniques and tools with innovative approaches, evaluating, and validating analysis and documentation.

Consultants perform accurate analysis and effective diagnosis of client issues and manage day-to-day client relationships at peer client levels. You will be expected to help implement the quality of deliverables within you work-stream, analyze information and data to help drive requirements and processes.

Qualifications:

Consultants will also have the following preferred skills:

* A minimum of 3 + years consulting and/or industry experience is required, with the Ability to travel up to 80%.
* Experience with Sourcing & Procurement projects; preferably from the strategy through implementation phases; with a focus on contributing to a project work-stream/project plan and business process.
* Experience including some/most of the following: operational sourcing & procurement transformation, business process, direct and indirect spend, materials, category management, and spend/purchasing, demand management and vendor/supplier management, and/or demand management.
* Ability to work independently; as well as collaborate in a project/team environment.
* Strong oral and written communication and documentation skills, including presentation skills (MS Excel, MS Visio, MS PowerPoint, etc).
* Problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment.
* A Bachelor's Degree is required

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience with large data-sets and optimization modeling
* MBA or Advanced degree is preferred.

How you'll grow

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Requisition code: E19NATCCONMC228-EO