PwC Connected Supply Chain - Senior Associate - Tech, Media, & Telecom in New York, New York
Industry/Sector: TMT X-Sector
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 80%
A career in Operations Strategy and Solutions, within Operations Strategy, 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 help in transforming operations from the way organisations engage their customers to executing strategic programmes to achieve enterprise wide operational excellence.
Our team helps organisations structure, design, and execute enterprise wide programmes to drive performance improvement and make a company’s operating practices a competitive advantage. As part of the team, you’ll focus on the assessment of root issues that affect performance and the implementation of leading practices across functions and regions, including Lean, Six Sigma, process and controls design, and process performance improvement.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.
Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.
Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
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Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or success in operations roles within professional services or corporate, addressing a company’s supply chain challenges to help them transform and build world-class supply chain capabilities, emphasizing the following areas: – Identifying, clarifying and resolving complex issues critical to a company’s strategic and operating success; – Understanding supply chain standards, frameworks e.g. SCOR*, leading practices and market and industry drivers; and, – Leveraging industry and market leading trends in order to develop insights and provide recommendations.
Demonstrates thorough abilities in leadership, strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative pertaining to large-scale strategic business transformation projects with a supply chain focus, emphasizing the following abilities: – Planning, organizing and delivering on operations tasks and projects, conducting independent analyses and ensuring 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; – Utilizing tools/systems for supply chain optimization and IT-enablement (e.g. TMS, WMS, inventory management, planning systems, etc. from vendors such as SAP, JDA/Manugistics, Oracle, etc.; – Teaming with others, including building solid and collaborative relationships with team members and proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; – Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats.
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