Senior Consultant, Procurement and Supply Chain Advisory

Confidential Company  Amman - Jordan  Date Posted: 2021/05/18   Login to Apply

Job Role & Responsibilities

  • Has accountability for specific defined tasks and projects related to the procurement area (Procurement Transformation, Procurement Process Design & Optimization, Procurement Policies & Procedures, Procurement Spend Analytics, Category Management, Strategic Sourcing, Contract Management, Target Operating Model … etc). Proactively keeps senior team members informed of developments or risks.
  • Has accountability for specific defined tasks and projects related to the Supply Chain area (SC Demand Planning and Manufacturing, Inventory Management, SC Warehousing, SC Network Optimization, SC Process Design & Optimization, SC Policies & Procedures… etc). Proactively keeps senior team members informed of developments or risks.
  • Owns certain deliverables, including project/engagement planning and administration, drafts/reviews of outputs and participates actively in client interactions.
  • Completes reports writing, presentations and proposal preparation with minimal guidance.
  • Begins to identify possible opportunities that can add value to the business and shares them with senior members of the team.
  • Maintains an awareness of market trends, competitor activity and products/services.
  • Executes projects to a level that meet member firm’s Quality standards within a commercial context.
  • Shares knowledge with their colleagues/teams and contributes to the development of knowledge resources.
  • Seek direction from senior team members to start establishing networks with clients and across professional bodies and associations.
  • This Role may involve frequent traveling as per the project needs.


Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in a consulting firm or an environment where same skills were developed (big-4 experience is a plus)
  • Experience with Procurement/Supply Chain Transformation Projects, including Maturity Assessment, Operating Model Design, Process Design etc.
  • Experience in developing Procurement/Supply Chain Policies and Procedures based on the business needs.
  • Some experience in the Performance Management (Performance & Service-based Operations).
  • Knowledge and experience with the Saudi New Procurement Law.
  • Project Management Experience.
  • Strong analytical skills that help in articulating the business issues and needs, in addition to technical skills including reporting, business writing, benchmarking, structuring… etc.
  • Soft skills including problem solving, decision making, leadership, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Preferable “Sector” Specific Experience in one of the following sectors: Public Sector, FMCG, Construction, Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Transport, Education or IT/Technology.


Education & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (Industrial Engineering is preferred) or a Master’s in business administration
  • Any Certifications or advanced courses related to procurement such as MCIPS is a plus
Required Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Procurement
  • Analytical Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Supply Chain
Job Details
  • Location Amman - Jordan
  • Industry Other
  • Job Type Full-Time
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Experience 5 - 6
  • Nationality Unspecified
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