Platforms Advisory Consultant - Supply Chain & Operations

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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This is you

Entrepreneurial

You are proactive, entrepreneurial, and service-oriented.

Motivator

You are a motivated and driven person.

Curious

You have an insatiable curiosity for new tech inventions.

Pioneer

Cutting-edge is your comfort zone.

This is you

  • Entrepreneurial: You are proactive, entrepreneurial, and service-oriented.

  • Thinker: You find new ways to solve complex challenges.

  • Efficient: Regardless the process, you find a way to make it more efficient.

  • Curious: You have an insatiable curiosity for new tech inventions.

Would you like to combine your knowledge of Supply Chain & Operations business processes with your interest in technology to advise customers on the best-of-breed Connected Supply Chain Solutions to help them thrive and grow in a digitally driven marketplace? Are you passionate about new technology and do you like to work in the intersection of business and technology to combine your functional know-how to achieve our client’s goals? Then we are looking for you!

Your Job

As a Consultant in the Supply Chain & Operations Connected Solutions Advisory Practice, you will have the opportunity to work in a newly formed team in Accenture Technology on projects for large clients. You will help them to achieve their business goals whilst supporting their growth. You will work together with your Accenture colleagues to identify their challenges and collaborate to develop solutions that not only solve these challenges but also deliver business value. Your day-to-day job consists of:

  • Helping our client’s deliver value in their end-to-end transformation programs by translating their digital strategic roadmap into a technology solutions roadmap and select the best fit Connected Solution for them;

  • Advise clients with detailed knowledge on Business Processes and Connected Solutions for a specific Supply Chain & Operations domain, either demand & supply planning, operations, warehouse management or transportation management within an organization, as well as connect suppliers and customers across the extended Supply Chain;

  • Use your Supply Chain & Operations domain knowledge to lead design discussions/workshops with the client. This includes managing client discussions and translating user stories into functional specifications;

  • Co-ordinate and execute project deliverables through a transformation lifecycle; defining, analyzing, and mapping business processes, organizational elements, and related applications. This includes being involved in discussions with system integrators in order to provide the best solution for the client;

  • Support clients with testing, deployment and, migration activities;

  • Be granted the space to grow, learn and share your opinion in designing and developing the latest tech Connected Platform Solutions in the world of Supply Chain & Operations for our clients, including Blue Yonder, Kinaxis, O9, Anaplan, E2open, Manhattan, Infor and other connected Supply Chain solutions;

  • Enjoy working together in often complex project environments with multiple involved parties; the client counterparts, the Connected Solution vendor, the ERP software vendor and Accenture Colleagues from different teams;

  • Contribute to business development and new value propositions for clients, including working with other Accenture teams in identifying opportunities to grow a successful practice;

Your team

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital and Security methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.

Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies – including state of the art Security solutions - to transform their businesses.

Your background

  • 5-10 years of experience in e2e Supply Chain business processes and IT connected platform solutions including good conceptual and analytical skills to manage the integration or related domains with an understanding of integration dependencies;

  • Proven consulting experience in C-suite engagement and relationship-building at different organizational levels;

  • Expert knowledge on one of the Supply Chain & Operations domains; demand & supply planning, operations, warehouse management or transportation management;

  • Experience with at least one Supply Chain platform implementation and willingness to learn deployment of other emerging Supply Chain connected platform solutions e.g.: Blue Yonder, Kinaxis, O9, Anaplan, E2open, Manhattan, Infor;

  • Proactive, willing to quickly familiarize with new topics and to further develop topics with the client;

  • An entrepreneurial and commercial mindset with demonstrable experience of making a commercial impact for your organization by creating new value-added services/offerings for our clients;

  • Analytical thinker and pro-active do-er contributing with ideas and attitude to build the best Supply Chain Connected Platforms Solutions practice in the Netherlands

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)

  • An expense allowance

  • Discount on Accenture shares

  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week

Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

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Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

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