PwC Management Consulting Supply Chain Senior Associate in San Jose, California

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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description

Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Technology, Information, Communications & Entertainment Media (TICE) practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. TICE includes multiple sectors: Entertainment, Media & Communications, Private Equity, and Technology.

Our Operations consultants help clients realize competitive advantage from operations.

This high performing team translates business strategy into operations strategy and transforms operations to drive both growth and profitability.

Specific areas of focus include global footprint and network design, product innovation and development, sales and operations planning, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations, logistics, and capital programs.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Years of Experience: 3

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Degree(s) Preferred: Advanced degree

Preferred Degree Major: i.e. Master's or Doctorate

Certification(s) Preferred: APICS CSCP, APICS CPIM, ISM CPSM, ISM CSM, or ISC CPSD

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and success supporting large teams through the design and implementation of changes to Operations, including people, process and technology changes and the following:

-Delivering significant business results that utilizes strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative and the following abilities:

-Leading project work streams, emphasizing the ability to build solid and collaborative relationships with team members and also work autonomously with little direction;

-Communicating effectively in written and verbal formats to various situations and audiences;

-Managing and conducting quantitative and qualitative benchmarking and primary and secondary analyses of large and complex data.

Considerable experience in Operations Strategy and Transformation, Product Innovation and Development, Supply and Demand Planning, Supply Chain Management, Procurement and Sourcing, Service Operations, Manufacturing and/or Logistics is preferred.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and success supporting large teams through the design and implementation of changes to Operations, including people, process and technology changes and the following:

-Delivering significant business results that utilizes strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative and the following abilities:

-Leading project work streams, emphasizing the ability to build solid and collaborative relationships with team members and also work autonomously with little direction;

-Communicating effectively in written and verbal formats to various situations and audiences;

-Managing and conducting quantitative and qualitative benchmarking and primary and secondary analyses of large and complex data.

Considerable proven abilities and success performing with system applications that support the following processes: product lifecycle management, network optimization, planning/forecasting, merchandising, inventory management, sourcing/ e-sourcing, maintenance, enterprise asset management, materials management, warehouse management, or transportation management preferred. Specific providers could include SAP, Oracle, Manugistics, Manhattan Associates, JDA, Red Prairie, SmartOps, and/or Primavera

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.