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Management Consulting- Warehouse and Logistics Lead

Valid from 8/22/2019 to 9/21/2019
Location: US-IL-Chicago
Job Overview
Industry: Consultant, Information Technology
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay:
Employee Type: Full-Time
Job Requirements
Education: Not Specified
Experience: Not Specified
Manages Others: No
Travel Required: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: No

Job Description

RSM’s Operations and Supply Chain Consulting group provides services to clients in the middle market across a number of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, consumer products, and retail. Our team’s focus is to help our clients improve operating results by addressing complex business issues that ultimately drive increased profitability and cash flow. A Manager in our Systems practice requires a balance of operational, technology and financial skills and expertise.  

We specialize in: 

  • End-to-End Supply Chain Development & Improvement
  • Logistics and Warehousing
  • Scenario Modeling and Data Analytics
  • Business Operating Models and Process Transformations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions – Operations Due Diligence and Merger Integrations
    Enhanced Customer Experience
  • Supply Chain Rapid Assessment 

Our approach is pragmatic, timely, and solutions-based. Our teams of professional consultants are hands-on and collaborative, working with clients to understand their problems and develop innovative solutions to overcome barriers to success. Our practitioners bring deep functional, technical, industry and project management knowledge to each client engagement. We take pride in our ability to collaborate with our clients, employ proven methodologies, and draw on our broad base of knowledge and resources to achieve excellent results. By investing in an outstanding blend of people, technology, innovative ideas, and proven methodologies – all backed by the integrity of our brand – we create a high level of quality and value not easily duplicated. Our desire to be the best can translate into excellent results for our clients.  

Examples of candidate's responsibilities include:  

  • Business development, networking, proposals and developing/supporting marketing content
  • Managing projects and leading engagements
  • Practice development
  • Developing meaningful insights from data, opinions, observations, interviews and facilitated workshops
  • Quickly identifying business drivers and prioritizing work efforts
  • Interfacing with line-level employees and executives in a seamless manner
  • Documenting processes, observations and information gathered through interviews and workshops
  • Developing models (typically in Excel) to support an analysis and/or recommendation
  • Creating client deliverables (typically in PowerPoint)
  • Supporting and developing others
  • Developing and maintaining excellent client relationship 

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Information Technology, Economics, Statistics or similar.
  • Must have previous operations or supply chain and consulting experience
  • Solid critical thinking skills including the ability to identify process improvement opportunities and solve problem
  • Knowledge or previous exposure in two or more of the following:
  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Logistics network analysis
  • Warehousing design and optimization
  • Warehouse management systems
  •  Operations due diligence or synergy analysis
  • Supply chain functional performance and/or improvement projects
  • Costing
  • Lean and/or Six Sigma
  • Information systems selection and implementation
  • Experience working with ERP solutions or functionality of ERPs, such as Microsoft Dynamics, Oracle, SAP, Infor, Epicor, Sage, NetSuite, or other niche industry products
  • Experience working with mid-market companies or larger
  • Strong financial and business acumen
  • Ability to deal effectively with ambiguity
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, project management, and organization skill
  • Client service and relationship building skills
  • Must be a team player; demonstrate attention to detail and problem solving skills; able to effectively work independently and in a team environment
  • Willingness and ability to travel 50%+  

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • MBA or other related Masters Degree
  • APICS or Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Certifications
  • Lean, Six Sigma Certification

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

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RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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