EY Supply Chain and Operations Healthcare - Manager - Consulting - Location OPEN in Chicago, Illinois
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Supply Chain and Operations Healthcare - Manager - Consulting
Location: Central Region including Chicago, Atlanta, Miami, Tampa, Detroit, Minneapolis, Charlotte and more
Today’s healthcare environment is undergoing rapid change and transformation. The market is being impacted by changing regulations, a shift from volume to value payment structures, increasing reliance on automation, and a move towards improved quality and population health management. Our clients work across the healthcare industry, from hospitals and integrated delivery networks to commercial and governmental insurers. You’ll use your industry knowledge and relationship skillsets to assist our clients in delivering services efficiently and effectively.
As part of EY’s Health consulting practice, you will work with these clients across the country in solving complex problems in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment. We currently are seeking a highly motivated Manager, with a focus on healthcare supply chain, to manage client engagement teams, work with a wide variety of clients to deliver professional services, and manage business development activities on strategic and global priority accounts.
*Your key responsibilities *
You’ll spend most of your time teaming with our supply chain team working with a broad spectrum of not-for-profit and for-profit healthcare clients, including hospitals, healthcare systems, and academic medical centers, to assess and redesign supply chain processes and optimize technology.
As a Manager in our Health consulting group focused on Supply Chain, you’ll work with clients across the following areas: Procurement, Logistics / Distribution, Inventory management, and Operations
Skills and attributes for success
Effectively manage and motivate client engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds
Foster an innovative and inclusive team -oriented work environment. Play an active role in counselling and mentoring junior consultants within the organization
Foster relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels. Consistently deliver quality client services. Drive high-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes
Support the cultivation and management business development opportunities. Understand EY and its service lines and actively assess/present ways to serve clients. Develop and maintain long-term client relationships and networks
Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Remain current on new developments in consulting services capabilities and industry knowledge
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor's degree and approximately 7 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 5 years of related work experience
Approximately 4 years or more of consulting experience in the supply chain and other operational areas that impact the supply chain function (e.g. supply chain strategy, distribution/logistics, inventory management, procurement and sourcing, lean six sigma, operations, cost reduction, etc.), preferably with prior experience as a manager (or above), in a consulting firm or in a management role within industry
Strong clinical, pharmacy, materials management or purchased services background with supply chain in hospitals
Assist in generating revenue within existing healthcare clients and in developing new prospects at the “C” level of large healthcare companies
Ability to manage a team of staff/senior consulting professionals
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment (knows when to lead and when to follow)
Ability to create executive level presentations and deliver them
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
A willingness to travel to meet client needs; travel is estimated at 80%
Ideally, you’ll also have
- A degree with an emphasis in business, healthcare administration, supply chain, logistics and/or nursing; MBA, MEng
*What we look for *
We’re interested in passionate leaders with strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the healthcare industry. If you have a genuine passion for healthcare and helping organizations maximize their supply chain, this role is for you.
What we offer
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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