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EY Business Consulting Manager - Supply Chain - Innovation Hub - Planning - Open to Most US Offices in Kansas City, Missouri

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Business Consulting Manager/Innovation Hub - Supply Chain and Operations

The opportunity

Looking to join a great team, progress your career and build a better working world!?  As an EY supply chain professional working at the EY Nottingham Spirk Innovation Hub, you'll have an opportunity to assist in creating world-class client experiences, developing leading-edge sector solutions and working closely with our ecosystem of partners to deliver end-to-end highly-tailored services that drive our clients' global business performance. You will work with some of the highest performing teams in the industry including our key technology alliance partners, and advance your skill set, while meeting some great people along the way.  If you are looking for a cutting-edge environment, providing strategic advice on how companies can leverage new digital capabilities to improve their supply chain planning performance, this just might be the role you've been searching for…  

Your key responsibilities

You will be responsible for creating solution experience modules that enable us to leverage the EY Nottingham Spirk Innovation Hub to show vs tell the value of new digital planning capabilities, technologies and platforms. From data collected from connected products and field services, to the control tower spanning the end-to-end supply chain and distribution networks, you'll have the opportunity to create experiences and solutions that enable companies to fully leverage these new capabilities to drive improved planning results (reduced costs, reduced capital and inventory, improved service, improved flexibility and resiliency). You'll help curate these experiences for client sessions and work closely with account teams and our ecosystem partners in the preparation and delivery of client events and meetings.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge across the planning stack (long-term planning, S&OP, demand planning, supply planning, detail scheduling, material planning, logistics planning, etc.)

  • Brings thought leadership to areas solution leaders related to market and technology trends to consider in solution development

  • Demonstrate ability to quickly learn new technologies and develop new offerings leveraging new and existing technologies which solve typical client business problems.

  • Ability to work closely with technology teams throughout the solution build lifecycle including requirements gathering, agile sprint builds, testing, and deployment

  • Drive high-quality work within expected timeframes and budget. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes.

  • Provide input into go-to-market messaging and value proposition for technology solutions in the overall solution portfolio

  • Provides inputs into internal activation messaging and solution training materials

  • Ability to promote alignment and collaboration with subject matter resources across service lines within your functional area of focus

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's degree or master's degree

  • About 5 years of experience in supply chain consulting environment

  • Bring your sector experience working across industrials, chemicals, CPG and other product-centric sectors

  • Candidates must be flexible around travel and travel will vary based on the engagement/project. A valid passport is required

Ideally, you'll also have

  • A bachelor's degree, a master's degree focusing on engineering, supply chain, and/ or business

  • Experience applying digital technologies to improve supply chain performance (service, cost and capital, agility and resiliency) across the full planning stack

  • Approximately 3 years of recent supply chain consulting experience

What we look for

We're looking for people that are passionate supply chain and digital consultants, at the top of their game, but who would like to continue to grow their subject matter expertise and help others around them achieve their potential.  If you have a passion for innovation and assisting businesses in using new technologies and digital capabilities to achieve their full potential and working with some of the highest performing teams, this role might very well be 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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