Senior Consultant, Procurement and Supply Chain Advisory Amman Job Role & Responsibilities Has accountability for specific defined tasks and projects related to the procurement area (Procurement Transformation, Procurement Process Design & Optimization, Procurement Policies & Procedures, Procurement Spend Analytics, Category Management, Strategic Sourcing, Contract Management, Target Operating Model etc). Proactively keeps senior team members informed of developments or risks. Has accountability for specific defined tasks and projects related to the Supply Chain area (SC Demand Planning and Manufacturing, Inventory Management, SC Warehousing, SC Network Optimization, SC Process Design & Optimization, SC Policies & Procedures etc). Proactively keeps senior team members informed of developments or risks. Owns certain deliverables, including project/engagement planning and administration, drafts/reviews of outputs and participates actively in client interactions. Completes reports writing, presentations and proposal preparation with... minimal guidance. Begins to identify possible opportunities that can add value to the business and shares them with senior members of the team. Maintains an awareness of market trends, competitor activity and products/services. Executes projects to a level that meet member firms Quality standards within a commercial context. Shares knowledge with their colleagues/teams and contributes to the development of knowledge resources. Seek direction from senior team members to start establishing networks with clients and across professional bodies and associations. This Role may involve frequent traveling as per the project needs.
Skills & Experience A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in a consulting firm or an environment where same skills were developed (big-4 experience is a plus) Experience with Procurement/Supply Chain Transformation Projects, including Maturity Assessment, Operating Model Design, Process Design etc. Experience in developing Procurement/Supply Chain Policies and Procedures based on the business needs. Some experience in the Performance Management (Performance & Service-based Operations). Knowledge and experience with the Saudi New Procurement Law. Project Management Experience. Strong analytical skills that help in articulating the business issues and needs, in addition to technical skills including reporting, business writing, benchmarking, structuring etc. Soft skills including problem solving, decision making, leadership, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Preferable Sector Specific Experience in one of the following sectors: Public Sector, FMCG, Construction, Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Transport, Education or IT/Technology.
Education & Qualifications Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university (Industrial Engineering is preferred) or a Masters in business administration Any Certifications or advanced courses related to procurement such as MCIPS is a plus