Supply Chain Consultant

Supply Chain Consultant: Job Details

We are working on behalf of a large consulting organization to recruit experienced supply chain professionals to join an established supply chain practice with locations across Canada and the globe.
You will be tasked with working with clients to enable them to improve business performance, and create competitive advantage. To this end you will need to demonstrate exceptional skills in direction of supply chain strategy and identification of improvement opportunities. In return you will join one of the most respected organizations in this field.
The existing knowledge that you hold will be supported by experience and techniques that are best in class and you will be put through a rigourous development program. This organization has served a high proportion of the Fortune 500 companies, and other leading brands globally. They offer a full portfolio of consulting services, with a focus on client satisfaction.

This role will involve you in:
  • A fast growing and challenging environment with like-minded people who are eminent in their respective technical field
  • Development of solutions through debate and discussion, internally and externally.
  • Continued professional development
  • Working with high profile organizations on varying projects
  • Developing and managing a diverse team of talented Consultants while coaching them to their highest potential
  • Structured approach to project management and ensuring complete client satisfaction and project profitability
  • Participation,  development and delivery of training programs
Skills Required:
  • Expertise in any areas of Supply Chain Management including Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Supplier Relationship Management, Procure to  Pay Processes, Materials Management or Logistics.
  • Energy and resources sector experience, preferably oil and gas or heavy engineering
  • Prior management consulting experience preferred
  • Knowledge, application, "belt" certification of lean/six sigma
  • Completed undergraduate degree, and ideally MBA or Supply Chain graduate level degree
  • Strong commitment to professional and client service excellence
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to deliver the full cycle of project management accountabilities
  • Experienced with project problem diagnosis, solution development, client communications, facilitation of decision making, documentation, managing client expectations and team leadership
  • Travel required in Canada and the USA.
An excellent basic salary, bonus scheme and benefits package.
Continuous professional and organisational development schemes.
 Demanding yet rewarding environment.