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PwC Strategy& Pharma and MedTech Operations Strategy Director in New York, New York

Specialty/Competency: Operations Strategy

Industry/Sector: Pharma and Life Sciences

Time Type: Full time

Travel Requirements: Up to 80%

A career in Connected Supply Chain Strategy, 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 in transforming operations from the way organisations engage their customers to executing strategic programmes to achieve enterprise wide operational excellence.

Our team helps organisations develop supply chains that are tailored to the market and deliver superior performance related to customer service, cost, asset efficiency, flexibility, and sustainability. As part of the team, you’ll focus on supply chain strategy and complexity, supply chain footprint and logistics optimisation management, inventory and working capital optimisation, and supply chain risk management.

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 Director, 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:

  • Support team to disrupt, improve and evolve ways of working when necessary.

  • Arrange and sponsor appropriate assignments and experiences to help people realise their potential and support their long-term aspirations.

  • Identify gaps in the market and spot opportunities to create value propositions.

  • Look for opportunities to scale efficiencies and new ways of working across multiple projects and environments.

  • Create an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.

  • I promote and encourage others to value difference when working in diverse teams.

  • Drive and take ownership for developing connections that help deliver what is best for our people and stakeholders.

  • Influence and facilitate the creation of long-term relationships which add value to the firm.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences :

Basic Qualifications :

Minimum Degree Required :

Bachelor Degree

Minimum Years of Experience :

7 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications :

Degree Preferred :

Master Degree

Preferred Knowledge/Skills :

Demonstrates extensive 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 a high level of leadership, strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, and individual initiative on large-scale strategic business transformation projects with a supply chain focus and the following abilities: – Leading teams to generate a vision and creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views and encouraging improvement and innovation; – Managing a team to a successful project conclusion through the problem-solving of complex operations issues; – Managing the planning, organizing and delivery of operations tasks and projects, overseeing independent analyses and establishing the quality of client deliverables; – Leading 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.; – Building productive and collaborative relationships with team members and proactively providing and seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; – Identifying and addressing client needs: building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships; and, – Communicating effectively in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats.

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