CMT – Management Consulting – Supply Chain, Sourcing & Procurement – Consultants

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Full time
Salary:
Reference: SB480397

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Accenture Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) helps companies connect with digital consumers, launch innovative products and services, increase revenues and streamline operations to reduce costs.

Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients. In addition to industry knowledge, our consulting SMEs have a specialist skillset aligned to one of our 8 practice areas:  Talent & Organisation, Supply Chain & Operations, Customer & Channels, Finance & Enterprise Performance, Technology Advisory, Application Advisory, Network Services and Video & Content.

Due to an exciting growth and capability build phase we currently looking to expand our management consulting team with SMEs aligned to Supply Chain, Sourcing & Procurement. Working with ANZ’s leading clients within the CMT sectors we help transform or drive their Supply Chain & Logistics Operations and/or Procurement Transformations.

Key responsibilities (depending on level) may include:

  • Lead/involved in CMT Management Consulting- Supply Chain, Sourcing & Procurement projects/engagements

  • Lead and manage high performing teams to deliver quality outcomes aligned to Time, Quality and Cost metrics

  • Develop articulate presentations that communicate proposals, strategies, plans and outcomes to internal and external stakeholders

  • Ability to plan, design and implement sourcing & procurement concepts to drive business adoption

  • Engage with Supply Chain & Operations leadership on business problems and collaborate to define effective solutions and create Accenture Point of Views

Professional experience & qualifications

  • At least 3 years’ experience in consulting and/or related industry experience, with specific exposure to some of the following areas:
  • Supply chain & logistics consulting

  • 3PL/4PL/supply chain control tower concepts

  • Inbound/outbound transportation – cross multiple modes

  • Warehousing & inventory management

  • Supply chain planning  & modelling

  • Spare parts and service management

  • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Transportation Management Systems (TMS)

  • Sourcing & Procurement Consulting

  • Procurement transformation and operating models

  • Category planning and sourcing of direct and indirect materials

  • Supplier Relationship Management & Risk Strategy

  • Requisition to Pay Purchasing

  • Cloud Procurement in the Cloud

  • Proven track record to quickly understand the key value drivers of a business, how they impact the scope and approach of client assignment
  • Possess commercial acumen with ability to tailor solutions to enhance effectiveness and to identify valuable client development opportunities
  • Project management and organisational skills including the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to develop, maintain and influence strong internal and client relationships
  • Proven track record in working creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment with effective consulting skills
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

  • Minimum tertiary qualifications

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