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Senior Supply Chain Consultant - Logistics & Distribution

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Advisory Generalist (entry level)

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

We guide. We support. You grow.

PwC Advisory’s a network of multiple possibilities - where you want to make an impact is always up to you. With the guidance and support of our Advisory experts, you’ll delve into the inner workings of companies to find the best solutions for any challenge they might have. From the excitement of Deals to the complexities of Consulting and the fascinating realm of risks and threats in Forensics, you’ll help clients build trust and maintain their competitive edge, today and into the future. Now that’s making a difference.
 

 

We’re looking for experienced consultants, preferably with a background in Logistics & Distribution, to join our Supply Chain Management practice so we can reinforce our leading position on the Benelux market. You’ll become part of a strong and growing team, which helps our clients determine and safeguard their optimal position, resolve crises and improve core processes. We provide decision support to leading companies on strategic and tactical decisions in terms of site location, logistics and distribution to ensure a future-proof supply chain. Our team consists of internationally recognised logistics and site selection experts, offering great learning opportunities.

What you’ll learn and do

  • Advise clients on location selection decisions, distribution networks, transport management, and warehousing

  • Advise our clients on the latest technologies such as smart logistics and warehousing, Blockchain, etc.

  • Perform strategic analyses and carry out financial business case analyses

  • Help prepare, plan and implement all aspects of large business transformation programmes

  • Support mixed teams of both colleagues and clients and work with client resources to get to know their organisation, operations and requirements (international travel required)

  • Analyse identified issues and develop an approach to manage and solve them

  • Proactively develop a tailored approach to enable successful implementation and sustained results

  • Develop long-term, qualitative working relationships with clients

  • Create and deliver presentations in English to management and boards

  • Work with and contribute to PwC’s international network of logistics specialists

  • Support marketing initiatives and develop publications supporting PwC’s thought leadership in logistics optimisation 

  • Lead business intelligence gathering on the market and operating environment

  • Who you are

  • Master’s in Economics, Engineering, Business Administration or Sciences, or comparable experience, potentially with a specialisation in Operations Research

  • Two to five years’ business experience or track record in logistics consulting 

  • Hands-on expertise working with MS Excel and MS Powerpoint

  • A strong affinity with and an interest in supply chain & logistics, as well as with competitive footprint and location strategy

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, preferably experience with advanced linear programming and other quantitative optimisation modelling techniques, as well as a good understanding of financial project appraisal including discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis

  • Affinity with advanced data analytics (PowerBI, Alteryx, etc.) and AI solutions for simulation and analysis

  • Flexibility to work in various national and international environments and to easily acquire new skills and expertise

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

  • Enjoy working both in teams and on your own in a fast-changing, international environment

  • Interested in helping us grow our business by developing market-relevant expertise and solutions

  • Fluent in English and Dutch and/or French

  • What we offer

  • Friendly, people-centric Partners, Directors and Managers with a genuine interest in others

  • Open communication and feedback with a strong emphasis on the positive

  • Wide variety of interesting and challenging projects 

  • Huge respect for your time 

  • Lots of networking and team-bonding activities 

  • Competitive salary

  • Attractive benefits

  • Flexible schedule

  • Continuous learning opportunities, including certification programmes

  • Huge growth potential

  • An international, diverse and multidisciplinary environment

  • Looking for a career where you’ll really make a difference? Then we look forward to meeting you!

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    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

    Job Posting End Date

    Senior Supply Chain Consultant - Logistics & Distribution

    PwC, Brussels
    Categories: 
    Supply Chain, Logistics
    Degree Level: 
    Master
    Career level: 
    Senior
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