KPMG Manager, Procurement and Operations Advisory- Organizational Complexity in Chicago, Illinois

Business Title: Manager, Procurement and Operations Advisory- Organizational Complexity

Requisition Number: 66226

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Customer and Operations

State: IL

City: Chicago

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager in Customer & Operations for our Management Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead client engagements and work streams related to Supply Chain Analytics and Cost Optimization

  • Provide oversight of day to day project work and highly skilled client and KPMG work teams throughout the project lifecycle

  • Help lead proposal development and other new business development activities by leveraging existing relationships with C-level executives

  • Execute Financial (EVA) Modeling & Business Case Development

  • Perform hands-on analysis on client data to develop deep insight and identify actionable profitability improvements initiatives

  • Establish client value propositions that tie financial metrics and CFO focus areas directly to operations business improvement

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of five years of management consulting experience with Supply Chain Analytics and Cost Optimization and a strong background in one or more supply chain functions

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, engineering, operations analysis or a related field from an accredited college/university; MBA from an accredited college/university is preferred

  • Hands-on data analytical skills and experience with supply chain analytics software- Alteryx experience is preferred

  • General Understanding of Business Operations (Front, Middle and Back Office) and excellent written and verbal communication, facilitation, and presentation skills

  • Travel up to 80-100% of the time

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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