PwC Public Sector - Supply Chain - Manager in McLean, Virginia
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Our Operations consultants help clients realize competitive advantage from operations.
This high performing team translates business strategy into operations strategy and transforms operations to drive both growth and profitability.
Specific areas of focus include global footprint and network design, product innovation and development, sales and operations planning, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations, logistics, and capital programs.
Minimum Years of Experience: 6
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Degree(s) Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Operations Management
Certification(s) Preferred: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Financial Advisor (CFA), or American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS)
Demonstrates proven extensive knowledge and understanding using a "pull" continuous replenishment system with distributors/customers in order to increase frequency, speed, and quality of deliveries, implementing a "Cross Docking Distribution System" to significantly reduce warehousing costs and speed inventory turns; reducing premium freight costs through the adoption of logistics controls; establishing a system using bar codes or radio frequency tags to streamline the material receipt and inventory updating process; reducing the number of preferred carriers and developing prearranged and pre-authorized modes of transportation for standard and premium vendor shipments.
Demonstrates proven extensive ability to manage large or multiple teams through the design and implementation of people, process and technology changes to the logistics and warehousing functions at our clients.
Demonstrates an extensive proven record of success, managing efforts to identify and address client needs: building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement; communicating value propositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collections; and preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials.
Demonstrates intimate ability and experience as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback.
Demonstrates extensive experience with various enterprise resource planning systems and warehouse management systems such as JD Edwards, SAP (especially Warehouse Management and Inventory Management modules), Oracle, Hyperion, Siebel, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Manhattan Associates, EXE, Manugistics.
This role supports client work contractually requiring US Citizenship and a Secret Level Security Clearance
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