Title: Supply Chain & Operations Senior Manager
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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.
Supply Chain and Operations professionals house individuals who help clients develop strategies and operating models that integrate fulfillment functions within an organization, as well as connect suppliers and customers across the extended supply chain.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
- Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems. Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
- Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
- Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. Will interact and present to senior level client leaders
- Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.
- Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.
- Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
- Ability to flex between projects and showcase critical thinking skills.
For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
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- Minimum 13 years of Consulting experience
- Bachelor's Degree
- Microsoft Office suite, including MS Access and MS Excel
- Experience in driving a business team through designing and/or re-designing complex transportation processes
- Experienced in business case development, value driven solution definition and value realization; analytical understanding of full transportation cycle
- Experience in an operations/consulting setting in international transportation
- Supply Chain and Operations analytics background
- International transportation and logistics control tower is a plus
- Knowledge of TMS and Visibility systems is a plus
- Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
- Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
- Desire to work in an information systems environment
- Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
- Excellent leadership and management skills
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