Accenture Supply Chain Strategy Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Organization:  Accenture Strategy – Supply Chain & Operations

Level:  Manager

Location:  Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, New York

Travel Required:  80-100% travel

 

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 435,000 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.

About Accenture Supply Chain Strategy

 

The Supply Chain Strategy organization works across industries on the most complex supply chain challenges. We work closely with senior leaders in supply chain to define the role of supply chain in the future. Primary work in supply chain includes:

 

  • Supply Chain Operating Models – Plan, Source, Make, Deliver, Service

  • Supply Chain Digital Strategies

  • Supply Chain Analytics

  • Supply Chain Strategic Cost Reduction

  • M&A, Divestiture and Post Merger Integration

If you’re passionate about helping your clients create long-term profitability and value, Accenture Strategy and its Supply Chain & Operations practice may be the place you’ve been looking for to grow your career.

 

We work with our clients across a broad range of industries to address key issues related to:       

• Competitive agility

• Strategic cost reduction

• Digital disruption – RPA, AI, and Blockchain to just mention a few

 

As a Manager, you will lead teams to formulate growth and productivity strategies, while challenging historic perspectives to better align resources with mission critical objectives. You will provide actionable insights to the world’s top organizations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an external strategy consulting role

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience working on Supply Chain initiatives 

     

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experience in Supply Chain Planning, Logistics, Warehousing, Customer Service, Transportation

  • Strategy consulting firm experience

  • MBA or equivalent graduate degree preferred

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Excellent leadership, management, and relationship building skills

     

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

 

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

 

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

 

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