Supply Chain Advisor, Performance Improvement (Transformation) (Manager) in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Ernst & Young   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Legal & Accounting


5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Help clients understand the health of their supply chains. Analyze supply chain processes to identify and recommend changes. Analyze logistics data and apply analytic methods to advise clients on how to understand, predict, and control logistics operations and processes throughout the supply chain. Advise on Rapid Supply Chain Assessment, Sales & Operations Planning, Procurement, Logistics, Global Trade Optimization (GTO), and/or Operating Model Effectiveness (OME). Conduct current state assessments of the supply chain. Assist clients in setting outputs to satisfy planned sales, purchasing materials, and logistics flow of product between origin and consumption. Advise on improvements to supply chains in emerging markets, and work with sustainability teams to integrate environmental, sustainable and low carbon aspects into end-to-end supply chains. Help clients incorporate tax, customs, and security constraints within a global supply chain, and reduce tax burdens. Manage and motivate teams of professionals with diverse skills and backgrounds. Consistently deliver quality client services by monitoring progress. Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Maintain long-term client relationships and networks. Cultivate business development opportunities.

Full time employment, Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm.


Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics, or a related field and 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate advisory, consulting, or industry work experience. Alternatively, will accept a Master's degree in Business, Management, Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics, or related field and 4 years of advisory, consulting, or industry work experience.

Must have 4 years of client facing professional services consulting/advisory experience. Alternatively employer will accept 2 years of advisory/consulting experience and 2 years of industry experience.

Must have 2 years of experience providing advisory services in 4 of the following supply chain and operational areas that impact the supply chain function: assessments, supply chain strategy, operating model design, distribution/logistics, network optimization, inventory management, procurement and sourcing, lean-six sigma, sales and operations planning, or operations cost reduction.

Must have 4 years of experience using Excel, Macros, Pivot Tables.

Must have 4 years of experience writing and delivering presentations for executives and Senior Managers in Power Point.

Must have 2 year of experience in Strategy Planning and OME.

Must have 2 years of experience with simulation tools and supply chain analytical tools.

Must have 2 years of experience managing staff on projects and providing direction to team members.

Must have facilitated at least 4 multifunctional workshops.

Requires travel up to 80%, of which 20% may be international, to serve client needs.

Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Valid Through: 2019-9-19