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Oliver Wyman - Manager - Global Supply Chain - Munich

Location: München, Germany

Company: Oliver Wyman

Job ID R_066706-en

WHO WE ARE

Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices in 60 cities across 29 countries, Oliver Wyman combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation. The firm has more than 5,000 professionals around the world who work with clients to optimize their business, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities. Oliver Wyman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies [NYSE: MMC]. For more information, visitwww.oliverwyman.com. Follow Oliver Wyman on Twitter @OliverWyman.

Our Supply Chain Practice assists our clients in solving complex Supply Chain challenges. We develop and implement operational strategies that solve our clients' problems.

You will be part of a global team, developing world-class intellectual capital throughout the supply chain space, with a focus on innovative, digital solutions like Digital supply chain, Blockchain, agile network design, digital S&OP processes, end-to-end supply chain transparency, intelligent distribution logistics, advanced Supply Chain forecasting and Industry 4.0.

We often apply advanced analytics and leave behind implemented solutions and measurable impact.

THE ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The position of Manager, Global Supply Chain Practice offers excellent opportunities for talented, highly motivated professionals with significant prior experience. We welcome applicants with a proven track record of excellence.
From strategic analysis to implementation on the ground, Managers focus on solving problems, providing insight, delivering projects, project analytics, process design, and leading work streams as they drive significant modules forward.

They manage small teams and work day to day with client contacts to push the project forward with limited oversight. They manage and develop more junior consultants, often driving the creation of a project timeline conducting or overseeing analysis to ensure quality results.

They facilitate client meetings, manage client requests and are seen as key and trusted day-to-day contacts by clients.
Managers are strong problem solvers, they structure and guide the problem solving process for themselves and others, they recognize interdependencies and adjust course as needed.
Managers also play an active role in firm building activities.

YOUR ATTRIBUTES AND EXPERIENCE

Just as every client project is different, so we recognize and value the diversity of backgrounds and skill sets for successful candidates. We are seeking high-caliber individuals who want to join our winning team. Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • 2-4 years of relevant experience, ideally with a top-tier strategy consulting firm (or other similar organizations)
  • Track record and knowledge within the Supply Chain space, eg supply chain solutions, integrated business planning, methods, digital supply chain, process automation, warehouse mgmt., routing, Blockchain in Supply Chain and delivering against tight deadlines in fast-paced, demanding environments
  • Strong background in strategic problem solving with demonstrable analytical skills
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in an international team environment
  • Advanced graduate degree and excellent academic record
  • Mobility and enthusiasm for taking on longer international assignments
  • Fluency in German & English is mandatory, additional European languages a plus (specifically French, but also Spanish, Italian, etc) 

OUR VALUES & CULTURE

We’re serious about making OW a rewarding, progressive, enjoyable and balanced place to work.

  • Self starters and free thinkers who work well in a team

    We are individuals who are self starting, motivated, energetic, entrepreneurial about what we do

  • Common aspiration, collective endeavour, shared success

    We have the common aspiration to have an impact, leave a legacy and change the world. We have no interest in running a steady-state business. We want to build, grow and shape the environment around us

  • Straightforward, open, respectful interaction
    We value an environment where every member of Oliver Wyman is encouraged and expected to voice his or her opinion

  • Opportunity without artificial barriers

    We value merit and believe that to create a true meritocracy we need to remove artificial barriers to opportunity

  • Balanced lives
    We value people whose lives balance work and non-work activities because we believe they are both more interesting colleagues and are able to make better contributions to the Firm. We push ourselves hard to deliver excellence, but we also work to extract the maximum benefit from the flexibility of a project-based business. We provide the ability to take career breaks for personal or family reasons. We fundamentally value each other’s time, and are sensitive to how it is used. We are an output not input-based culture, have respect for people’s personal decisions, and believe that one's workload must be sustainable. We seek balance for ourselves and our colleagues.


    HOW TO APPLY

    If you like what you’ve read, we’d love to hear from you.

    If you’d like to learn more about the firm during your application process, please visit www.oliverwyman.com/careers,

    Oliver Wyman is an equal opportunity  employer.

    Our commitment to diversity is genuine, deep and growing. We’re not perfect yet, but we’re working hard right now to make our teams balanced, representative and diverse.

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