Business Transformation Consultant (Europe)

Job description

We are actively recruiting for Consultants with anywhere from three to fifteen years of experience.  Ideal candidates will be compatible with a consulting lifestyle, speak fluent and professional English, and be flexible to travel as needed.  Candidates must have citizenship or a valid work permit within the European Union.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supports the analysis, planning, implementation, and evaluation of all projects.
  • Work with clients to define requirements, conduct discovery sessions and industry research, develop solutions to address business needs, and work to implement and sustain solutions.
  • Manages and conducts quantitative and qualitative benchmarking and primary and secondary analyses of large and complex data.
  • Prepares business proposals and presentations.
  • Works closely with the project team to help them meet all proposed project performance expectations.
  • Utilizes CGN best practices and practitioner guidelines to deliver high-quality, branded service.
  • Communicates effectively with other concentration and/or niche leaders to deliver the best solution for the client.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelors or Master's degree in Industrial, Mechanical, or Manufacturing Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Operations Research, Finance, Economics or related degree.
  • At least 4 years of experience in supply chain and/or operations in an industrial manufacturing and/or automotive environment is preferred

Skills:

  • Knowledge or experience with some or all of the following:
    • Supply chain concepts, project management, engineering development, product life-cycle management, plan for every part, material planning, sales and operations planning, collaborative demand forecasting, quality processes, lean manufacturing, procurement, network design, simulation, and manufacturing planning process
  • Knowledge of cost reduction strategies and experience implementing cost reduction initiatives is preferred
  • Ability to read and analyze financial data is required
  • Good understanding of lean manufacturing principles and tools
  • Possess technical and analytical skills with focus on data analysis and decision support tools
  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Fluent in English and another European language
  • Extremely motivated to achieve goals
  • Strategic and creative thinker
  • Excellent organizational & leadership skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Team orientation, flexible and fast learner

Apply for this position