A Business Consultant will work in various customer projects. This includes conducting supply chain planning and optimization related analysis from presales phase to supporting implementation projects for the customer.
A Supply Chain Optimization Business Consultant should have experience in the following business process areas: Demand Forecasting, Inventory Planning, Replenishment and Allocation.
A Business Consultant will have the overall responsibility of guiding the customer through the supply chain optimization best practices, while defining and designing the business processes that deliver business benefits, mapped into solution configurations.
Your main responsibilities will be:
Provide business consultancy services to customers in the supply chain optimization area;
Support pre-sales activities, e.g. demos or addressing business/functional requirements sections in RFI/RFP;
Provide support to implementation projects looking into existing business processes and giving recommendations for how to achieve benefits and client success;
Lead and prepare design sessions;
Monitor the existing business practices, make recommendations on how the departments can become more productive and successful;
Produce design documents that bring together best practices, business uniqueness, and fine-tunned solution configurations;
Be seen by the customer as the go-to person for any business topic related;
Provide QA throughout the implementation phases, making sure business requirements are addressed and business benefits are achieved;
Be one of the key supporters of business analysts in the projects;
Effectively communicate progress and manage project risks and issues to/with project manager;
Proficiency in English and German (written and spoken) - mandatory;
Ability to understand supply chain planning and optimization best practices, strategies and trends;
Ability to walkthrough supply chain planning and optimization solutions (e.g. demand forecasting, inventory planning, replenishment & allocation) and explain the process flow within those solutions;
Ability to interact confidently with customer stakeholders at various levels in the organization;
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
Strong communication skills, and be adaptable to change;
Ability to interact confidently with customer stakeholders, influence and provide advice and guidance;
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills;
Self-motivated and willing to learn new things;
Able to identify, design and deliver end-to-end design documents and business processes;
Work experience (>2 years) in supply chain optimization consulting;
Preferable a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field;
Availability to travel;
What we offer:
A great team spirit where you will always have a voice, and the opportunity to influence the growth of the company;
Flexible working environment;
Fun and happy work culture;
Tailored career plans with progression opportunities;
If you believe you have the right skills, and you are willing to grow your knowledge with a great team spirit, please fill in the form and tell us why you would be a great addition to our team.