Supply Chain Optimization Consultant

Saaki and Argus
  • Bangalore, Chennai, Pune
  • Confidential
  • 6-10 years
  • 13 Apr 2015

  • Logistics / Supply Chain Management

  • Management Consulting
Job Description

Job Requirements:

6-10 years of experience in supply chain management
Must have in-depth knowledge of and proven experience with one of the supply chain design/ optimization applications above, preferably Barloworld CAST or Llamasoft Supply ChainGuru
Experience leading the development of multiple supply chain network modeling efforts (consulting experience preferred)
3+ years of hands-on experience in forecasting or inventory management or as a consultant providing supply chain solutions for customers
Experience with Business Process Reengineering (BPR); Gap Analysis; Process Design/Redesign
An understanding and knowledge of critical Distribution and Supply Chain concepts that includes network optimization and balancing;multi-echelon inventory, hub & spoke distribution; lean/six-sigma analysis and implementation; workload distribution/redistribution; cross-docking; reverse logistics; distribution center operations; multi-vendor consolidation; and performance metrics
Ability to gather and analyze data from a variety of internal and external sources for client and project team utilizing various tools and techniques
Ability to work with internal and external contacts to identify and resolve discrepancies with data
Ability to use data gathered to analyze and produce reporting (both established reporting and new and/or ad-hoc type reporting) for client and project team
Initiative and ability to independently identify and assess technical challenges and develop recommended solutions for presentation to project leadership
Ability to analyze and test statistical results
The successful candidate will have advanced skills collecting and managing large data sets. Experience with large databases, SQL, and programming to efficiently clean and maintain data to support model updates
Prior consulting experience to conduct and provide various supply chain; logistics; transportation; and operational analytical support including, but not limited to, cost/benefit analysis, operational impact studies, distribution network analysis, strategic sourcing desired
Candidate will possess knowledge and experience in retail, consumer products, or Logistics Service Provider industries

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