Retail Operations Manager / Senior Manager

 •  Accenture Atlanta, GA and 2 other locations

5 - 7 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/26/17
Atlanta, GA
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/26/17

Job Description:
Our consultants lead multifaceted projects that demand robust analytical abilities, a creative approach to problem-solving and strong interpersonal skills. Projects range from fast-paced, three-week business ortechnology assessments to 18-month business process transformation andtechnology solution implementations for the world’s leadingretailers and global brands. This mix of projects offers consultants a dynamic and highly challenging opportunity toexperience our service offerings and to quickly develop their expertise through early exposure to senior firm leadership and industry executives. Examples of our work include: 

  • Designing pre-season and in-season merchandising and planning processes highlighting functional area roles and responsibilities at a major department store retailer 
  • Diagnosing the core issues plaguing a cosmetics company and recommending product development enhancements across the global network to improve profitability
  • Evaluating the store network of a specialty apparel retailer in order to group stores into clusters that share similar characteristics and localizing the merchandise assortment to meet the unique preferences of that customer segment
  • Improving the efficiency of a leading grocer’s supply chain network, from distribution centers to stores
  • Evaluating and implementing  warehouse management software solutions for a big-box retailer
  • Leading a supply chain global or domestic network strategy
  • Designing large complex fully automated distribution facilities 
  • Defining the omni-channelinventorysharing processes for a multi-channelretailer
  • Conducting the data analysis to support the redefinition of a customer engagement strategy for a global brand

Managers/Senior Managers areresponsiblefor:

  • Managing teams in the delivery of client engagements
  • Contributing to the development of various service offerings 
  • Contributing to practice thought leadership, body of knowledge and service development
  • Participating in the development and cultivation of client relationships
  • Supporting business development and sales teams 
  • Coaching and developing practice staff
  • Representing the firm in industry forums (e.g. writing articles, speaking at conferences)


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- Basic qualifications

Basic Qualifications: We are seeking candidates with the followingqualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of retail industry consulting experience.
  • Bachelor's degree

Professional Skill Requirements 

  • MBA or equivalent graduate degreepreferred
  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment 
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment 
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills 
  • Excellent leadership and management skills

-  Attention to detail while managing competing priorities and tight time pressures -  Strong analytical skills -  Ability to facilitate senior client meetings and drive conversations with firm            leadership -  Desire to lead and motivate teams in dynamic and challenging work environments -  Results-oriented, self-directed, inquisitive, and entrepreneurial-minded

Job Number: 00446339

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