Deloitte Supply Chain Dynamic Fulfillment / WMS Senior Consultant in Houston, Texas
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!
We 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 do
As 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 understand their Supply Chain, Manufacturing and related processes, capabilities and systems
Facilitate gathering and documenting project and user requirements based on client meetings for system solution development
Functionally design, technically configure, integrate, and install WMS solutions for our clients
Lead and contribute to the creation and maintenance of configuration and training documents
Lead functional and technical discussions with the client including the integration of WMS to ERP and other IT systems
Troubleshoot system problems, discover root causes and develop solutions
5+ years of professional experience working in a Supply Chain Management organization or with a Logistics Service Provider (e.g., 3PL, 4PL)
3+ years of experience with warehouse management technology solutions and/or implementation experience in one of the following: Blue Yonder, Korber (High Jump), Manhattan
Experience with 1-3 full lifecycle Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) implementations in a complex environment
3+ years of experience conducting the following activities: business requirements gathering, fit-gap analysis, functional design process, system testing and solution delivery, UAT customer support, process document creations and review, working with onsite and offshore delivery model
3+ years of warehouse functional knowledge in: Receiving, Shipping, Order Management, Inventory Management, Labor Standards and Fulfillment
Experience using analytics and metrics to assess warehouse processes and operational performance to identify and quantify improvement opportunities
A Bachelor's Degree
Ability to travel up to 50%, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
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
Project experiences in one or more of the following industries: Retail and Consumer Products, Semi-conductor, Life Sciences, Oil, Gas and Chemicals
Experience leading a project team in a project client environment
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.