Supply chain management consultant

Job title: Supply chain management consultant

Company: PwC

Job description: Job Description

Job Title Supply chain management


Line of Service Advisory

Industry/Sector Not Applicable

Specialism Technology Strategy

Management Level Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary A career in our Management, Risk and Technology Consulting practice, within General Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities. We work with some of the world’s largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment. We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.

Our team works with clients to define their vision and plan how to get there. We deliver the technological solutions organisations need to compete and grow and we build a lasting legacy of improvement and performance, partnering with best in class technologies and solution sets. Our focus areas include helping our clients align their Information Technology capabilities with their business strategy, create integrated, end to end technology solutions, and leverage data and enterprise applications to solve complex business problems.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.
  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.
  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
  • Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.
  • Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.
  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.
  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.
  • Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.

Solutions Architect – Smart Manufacturing

PwC Technology Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a Solutions Architect within Smart Manufacturing and Smart Mining where you will be involved in business consultation and transformation, process related work, and application of technology to solve business challenges.

Key Outputs:


Manage sub team delivery on assignment

Document client requirements, business environment, people capabilities and technology architectures

Performs research into client environments and industry solutions and tools

Understand and interpret business requirements

Conceive innovative solution for clients

Actively participate and manage portions of project delivery

Think independently and creatively when formulating solutions

Fulfil various project assignments as required

Participate in the design and delivery of end-to-end business solutions which are enabled by technology

Develop a working knowledge of current technologies and their applications within a business context

Has exposure to relevant industries

Lead delivery teams of consultants and ensures quality delivery

Develop architectural capabilities across business and technology architectures

Support and take on minor project management activities

Maintaining and developing technology transformation skills


Conceive innovative solutions for clients

Actively contributes to the compilation of proposals and bid documentation

Engage with clients in identify opportunities for improvements within their businesses

Shares responsibility for business development initiatives


Be able to build and sustain professional relationships both within PwC and externally

Actively collaborate with colleagues in solving challenges

Build effective relationships with team members that you lead

Experience and Qualification Requirements:

Relevant B. Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or Electronic Engineering

4 – 5 years relevant project and consulting experience; or

4 – 5 years’ experience in industrial automation environment at plant operations level

Accreditation requirements:

Enterprise architecture certification recommended

Formal project management certification an advantage

ICT Operations certification an advantage (e.g. ITIL)

Competencies and Attributes:


Have an understanding of project management tools and techniques

Have experience in and an understanding of business process modelling techniques

Experience in systems development and SDLC methodologies

Ability to multitask, prioritize and coordinate tasks to meet multiple deadlines

Must be a self-starter, motivated individual who works well under pressure

Manage and plan own work

Open-minded, practical and able to solve problems

Attention to detail and committed to quality

Ability to perform quality reviews on others work and provide constructive feedback when required


Good verbal and written communication skills

Sound judgment



Cope well under tight deadlines and work well under stress


Is a team player and contributes to team success

Learning and growth

Is curious – learning, sharing and innovating

Willingness to continually learn and develop skills across a multitude of core competencies

Approaches problem solving in a logical and structured manner with due consideration given to alternative solutions

Able to handle complex problems and apply appropriate judgement in evaluating solution inputs

Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified) Degrees/Field of Study required:

Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)

Required Skills

Optional Skills

Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

Travel Requirements Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship? No

Government Clearance Required? Yes

Job Posting End Date February 14, 2022

Expected salary:

Location: Abu Dhabi

Job date: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 07:19:49 GMT

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