Verizon Principal Consultant Advisory Services in Alpharetta, Georgia
What you’ll be doing...
We are seeking a highly experienced Consumer or Manufacturing professional with a record of achievement and progression in both a leading consulting firm and a blue chip consumer goods focused corporate environment. The Consultant must be intellectually curious, demonstrate strong problem solving skills, feel comfortable working with large amounts of quantitative data taking a structured, and hypothesis driven approach and be able to lead consulting teams and assignments.
A thought leader in consumer or strategy and operations processes / practices; viewed by clients as an expert who they turn to for help and advice on their most difficult issues.
In this role, you'll be responsible for:
Having the ability to interpret complex, ambiguous concepts and distill them for the client into narratives with business outcomes.
Providing examples of their ability to successfully manage multiple projects (and pivot project direction, as needed) with diverse stakeholders.
Managing projects to hard deadlines to completion, on time, on budget, and to the client's objectives are critical components of successful engagements.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Experience in management consulting for large organizations.
Experience in retail and manufacturing industries.
Willingness to travel.
Even better if you have:
Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, or engineering or related discipline
PMP, CMC, or CPA certifications.
Eight or more years of experience in management consulting for large organizations.
Experience in both a leading consulting firm and a blue chip consumer goods-focused corporate environment.
Considered a thought leader in consumer or strategy and operations processes and practices.
Ability to maintain/obtainreputation among clients as a subject matter expert who they turn to for consultation on their most difficult issues.
Ability to explain and convey business vulnerabilities to technical and non-technical audiences.
Experience in creating engaging slide presentations using Microsoft Office and Google Suite.
Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment with diverse stakeholders (i.e., managing projects to hard deadlines to completion, on time, on budget, and to the client’s objectives and expectations).
Experience preferred within the manufacturing industry to include:
Experience in the application of advanced manufacturing technology, including digital and big data (e.g., Smart Factory, IoT and Industry 4.0).
Experience in digital strategy deployment and use of automation/robotics in world-class production facilities.
Knowledge of issues related to production system improvement, reliability centered maintenance, and the applications of Kaizen gained from world-class lean manufacturing organizations.
Aptitude for analytics.
Ability to be intellectually curious, demonstrate strong problem solving skills, feel comfortable working with large amounts of quantitative data taking a structured, and hypothesis driven approach and be able to lead consulting teams and assignment.
Effective presentation and interpersonal communication skills at all levels of an organization.
Ability to effectively mentor junior consultants on testing techniques, tactics, and procedures.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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