Job purpose :
As a Senior Associate in Supply Chain & Operations, you’ll lead and engage clients on consulting projects in the areas of supply chain and provide thought leadership in linking EY’s wide offering with supply chain & operations (strategy, planning, procurement, manufacturing, logistics).
An important part of your Advisory role will be to actively establish internal and external relationships, and to work collaboratively with other EY advisory services like Tax, Audit, Transactions and Legal .
You'll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate.
Similarly, you'll anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues with senior members of the team.
Experience in procurement and supply-chain related field. Exposure to consulting work will be an advantage.
Possesses a Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management, Logistics, Business or Engineering from a reputable institution;
an advanced degree will be a bonus
Experience in handling spending analysis, procurement value chain (demand-source-fulfill-manage), contract and supplier relationship management
Strong analytical, problem-solving and communications skills
Ability to work in team
Very good organization of work, initiative and commitment
A willingness and ability to travel in the region
Additional experience requirements :
2-3 years in Manufacturing (for Senior Entry Level)
All Industry but FMCG would be a plus
Lean / Six-Sigma certification a plus
2-3 years in Logistics (for Senior Entry Level)
Experience in logistic provider is a plus (e.g. DHL, CEVA, FedEx, etc.)
Master Degree in SCM is a plus