Deloitte Supply Chain Dynamic Fulfillment and Warehouse Operations - Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
Supply Chain Dynamic Fulfillment and Warehouse Operations - Senior Consultant
Do you like to challenge the status quo? Does curiosity feed your soul? Are you addicted to the thrill of creating? Do you want to be your authentic self at work? Then consider a career within our Supply Chain practice. Creative design, state-of-the-art technology, and your imagination merge here to create lasting impact for our clients. Not to mention make for a pretty fun and meaningful career!
The TeamWe work with clients to solve their most complex and strategic operational challenges. Our team spans the supply chain from procurement to manufacturing and all through connecting the supply to the customer. In today's world we can't do that without working together across the supply chain and using data and analytics to get our clients insights in real time, all the time. Many of our clients are trying to keep up with companies based solely on an interconnected supply chain; we modernize their supply chains using artificial intelligence, machine learning and connected products resulting in a competitive asset for the entire organization.
Our Synchronized Planning & Fulfillment practice develops integrated business and supply chain planning solutions that synchronize customer demand, supply chain assets, and working capital to drive and deliver improvements in customer service levels, supply chain efficiency and financial results. We work with companies to develop strategy, identify opportunities, and create innovative alternatives that provide supply chain improvement for shareholders and customers. Read more about our Synchronized Planning & Fulfillment services
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Work you'll doAs a Senior Consultant you will work in a collaborative and diverse team environment providing many opportunities to have an active voice. You will advise clients on their Supply Chain and Operations strategy and work with them to implement next generation solutions. Deloitte brings world-class supply network capabilities, operational know-how, advanced analytics, and industry-specific hybrid solutions experience to our clients; specializing in: Digital Supply Networks, Internet of Things, Sourcing and Procurement, Manufacturing, Product Development, Dynamic Fulfillment, and Synchronized Planning.
Illustrative activities include:
Work directly with clients to achieve their strategic, technical, and operational goals
Facilitate client workshops that translate business needs into functional design requirements and technical system requirements including testing and training of the final solution
Evaluate operational and business processes to solve complex problems in Supply Chain distribution space
Apply supply chain technical and functional operational capabilities on projects
Provide input into project decisions regarding timeline and project plan
Troubleshoot system problems, discover root causes and develop solutions
5+ years of professional experience working in a Supply Chain Management organization
3+ years of experience with warehouse operations continuous improvements including knowledge of warehouse environments and/or operations
3+ years of experience conducting the following activities: business requirements gathering, fit-gap analysis, functional design process, system testing (all phases), solution delivery, customer support, process document creations and review, working with onsite and offshore delivery model
Experience using analytics and metrics to assess warehouse processes and operational performance to identify and quantify improvement opportunities
Experience with WMS solutions with other downstream execution/planning applications
Warehouse subject matter expertise in Receiving, Shipping, Order Management, Inventory Management, Automation and Fulfillment
A Bachelor's Degree
Ability to travel up to 50% (While up to 50% travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice)
Limited immigration sponsorship may be available
Outstanding critical thinking, analytics and problem-solving skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS Power Point)
Experience working with cross-functional / extended teams
Advanced Degree in Supply Chain or Business (MBA) with an operations research or supply chain emphasis
Experience working as a Consultant in a consulting firm delivering supply chain services in a client environment
Experience with the following Warehouse Management Technology solutions: Blue Yonder, Korber (High Jump) and/or Manhattan
Project experiences in one or more of the following industries: Retail and Consumer Products, Semi-conductor, Life Sciences, Oil, Gas and Chemicals
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.