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Accenture Federal Services SOUTHWEST TX - DALLAS JOB NO. 00699643
Apr 08, 2019
Full time
SOUTHWEST  TX - DALLAS  JOB NO. 00699643 Job Description Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.   People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.   Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients.   Our Resources operating group serves the chemicals, energy, forest products and building materials, metals, mining, and utilities industries. With market conditions driving energy companies to seek new ways of creating value for shareholders, deregulation and climate change fundamentally reforming the utilities industry and yielding cross-border opportunities, and an intensive focus on productivity and portfolio management in the chemicals industry, we are working with clients to create innovative solutions that are designed to help them differentiate themselves in the marketplace and gain competitive advantage.   Supply Chain and Operations professionals house individuals who help clients develop strategies and operating models that integrate planning, procurement, product design, manufacturing and fulfillment functions within an organization, as well as connect suppliers and customers across the extended supply chain.   Service Strategy and Operations professionals design and build operations solutions for aftermarket (or maintenance) businesses to improve customer service, drive incremental revenues, reduce operating costs and increase asset turnover.   A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities: Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.  Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals.  Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.  Has some latitude in decision-making. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments. Decisions have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility.   Manages large - medium sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture Qualifications Basic Qualifications Minimum 7 years of consulting experience related to successful delivery of Supply Chain Management work one or more of the disciplines of Planning & Forecasting, Asset Management, Transportation & Logistics, or Sourcing & Procurement Minimum of 5 years' experience in  either oil and gas, chemicals, mining, or utilities Experience building key client relationships and business opportunities in a consulting environment from incubation to full scale solutions across strategy, process, and technology Bachelor's Degree required Ability to meet travel requirements   Preferred Skills Experience leading large Supply Chain projects – including global, cross location or multi-national projects Capable of building relationships with VP and above   Understands and conversant in end to end Supply Chain processes and capabilities Strong executive relationships with clients in either the oil and gas, chemicals, mining, or utilities industries Strong project management capabilities Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office products (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint)   Professional Skill Requirements Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented, problem-solving environment Excellent leadership, structured communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills   All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 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