PwC Strategy & - Health Services, Operations, Payer - Sr Associate in Chicago, Illinois
A career within Operations Strategy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations reimagine their operations through a strategic lens to turn complexity into a competitive advantage. Our focus is to help our clients create differentiating capabilities that drive competitive advantages by developing plans to navigate their challenges, seeing what’s possible, and turning that into a reality. We assist our clients in transforming operations from the way they engage their customers to executing strategic programmes to achieve enterprise wide operational excellence.
As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above
Train and lead staff
Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen
Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
- Job Requirements and Preferences : Basic Qualifications : Minimum Degree Required :Bachelor Degree Minimum Years of Experience :3 year(s) Preferred Qualifications : Degree Preferred :Master Degree Preferred Knowledge/Skills :Demonstrates considerable knowledge of, and/or success in operations roles within a professional services firm or corporate environment, helping companies to identify, clarify and resolve complex issues critical to their strategic and operating success. Demonstrates considerable knowledge within one or more of the following areas: operations strategy, supply chain strategy/ management, supply chain diagnostics, manufacturing strategy , network optimization, logistics/distribution S&OP/ planning , Operations/ Supply Chain performance improvement, inventory management, complexity management, and/or sourcing. Demonstrates considerable knowledge of industry and market trends and industry-leading practices in order to develop insights and provide recommendations. Demonstrates proven thorough ability levels of leadership, strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative, emphasizing the following areas: - Teaming with others, including building solid and collaborative relationships with team members and proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; - Planning, organizing and delivering on operations tasks and projects, conducting independent analyses and establishing the quality of client deliverables; - Developing conclusions and recommendations, writing reports, assisting in client presentations and providing implementation assistance, as required; - Contributing to the development and improvement of various frameworks and methodologies within operations; - Communicating effectively in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats; - Demonstrating strong aptitude for conducting quantitative analyses, including experience with Excel and/or Access especially constructing analytical frameworks and synthesizing complex data into meaningful insights.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.