Management Consultant - Supply Chain Transformation Delivery - Consumer Products

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About Us

We are a thought-leader in the Consumer Products and Retail Industry with a strong track record of delivery. We have a leading position in developing innovative value propositions for clients from strategy inception to assisting in execution and benefits delivery.

Main Purpose of Role

We are currently investing to further build our Consumer Products (CP) Supply Chain capability in the UK, leveraging our established track record of delivery of value for our clients in the UK and globally. As a Senior Consultant you will have a key role in delivering our most challenging assignments and in growing our capability. This therefore represents an opportunity to have a significant role and stake in the growth of our team, with all the opportunities this presents.

Key Responsibilities

As a Senior Consultant you’ll lead and ensure the effective delivery and timely completion of work streams and project deliverables, prioritising and organising activities appropriately. As part of this you’ll be applying the appropriate implementation approach, adapting the most relevant delivery methodologies, as well as working collaboratively with other consultants to innovate, manage knowledge and deliver successful project outcomes.

You’ll manage the emotional cycle of change, understanding and managing political, emotional and rational dimensions of change as well as bringing best practice, skills and experience to bear in delivering value for our clients.

Working with the team to drive Supply Chain strategy, consulting and technology offerings to new and existing clients, ensuring that offerings are relevant and timely. Leading from this you’ll be building a reputation and capability as a thought leader, on the subject of Supply Chain transformation in Consumer Products.

You’ll coach other team members, responding to requests for advice and opinion from clients and less experienced colleagues.

Skills and Experience

You’ll bring a good track record in the delivery of Supply Chain transformation in the Consumer Products sector with an aspiration to build capability within CP Supply Chain. You’ll also have experience of the issues faced by CP manufacturers, and the key Supply Chain challenges in this sector, along with experience of the transformation programme lifecycle from strategy through to implementation. You’ll have the following experience and personal attributes:

• You’ll be able to demonstrate an active and well informed knowledge of the CP sector and have an opinion on key trends, as well as a history of rapid career progression with your previous employer(s).
• You’ll have a combination of Consumer Products, Supply Chain, ideally with ERP and Analytics and more general consulting experience, gained from time spent within these areas.
• You’ll bring a good knowledge of FMCG Supply Chain key issues and challenges including Strategy, Planning, Logistics, Inventory Management and overarching Supply Chain management and Analytics.
• Currently or recently working within a major consultancy or strategy organisation, you’ll have a history of shaping and leading delivery teams in major Supply Chain programmes, as well as delivering innovative but realistic solutions to client problems, defined either through their monetary value or the major impact they’ve had on the client.
• You’ll have a successful track record of contribution to sell-ons or sales pursuits and bids.

Personal attributes:
To be successful you’ll be intellectually strong with an excellent academic background, highly motivated, a self-starter, bringing a proactive, can-do attitude to project delivery, capable of working independently as well as in teams in our collaborative but sometimes demanding project environment. In fact you’ll thrive in this environment. You’ll demonstrate consulting professionalism and flexibility - you’ll be able to adjust positively to situations that involve changing tasks and/or location, shifting priorities or ambiguity.

Additional Information

WHY JOIN US? What makes Capgemini Consulting unique?
You’ll be free to make your role and your career what you want it to be. Proactivity and ambition flourish at Capgemini Consulting. There are countless opportunities available to propel your development forward: seek out those that suit you, and we will back you all the way. In summary, we believe the following make this a great place to work:

• Show how single minds make for better teams: Work alongside fierce intellects who love to collaborate.
• Be comfortable outside your comfort zone: Self-stretchers thrive in our environment.
• Build momentum in your career: Make your role and your career what you want it to be.
• Stay true to who you are: Play to your strengths and bring your individuality.
• Aim for nothing less than leading edge: We thrive on the knowledge that the Digital work we do has real impact.
• Give your curiosity freedom and focus: A place where inquisitiveness and entrepreneurial thinking are encouraged.

Whilst you will have London as an office base location, you must be fully flexible in terms of assignment location, as these roles may involve periods of time away from home at short notice.

We offer a remuneration package which includes fixed salary, and in addition for Senior Consultant and above, you will receive variable compensation dependent on company and personal performance.

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

Capgemini Consulting is the global strategy and transformation consulting organisation of the Capgemini Group, specialising in advising and supporting enterprises in significant transformation, from innovative strategy to execution and with an unstinting focus on results. With the new digital economy creating significant disruptions and opportunities, our global team of over 3,600 talented individuals work with leading companies and governments to master Digital Transformation, drawing on our understanding of the digital economy and our leadership in business transformation and organisational change.

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