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Industry X.0 Manufacturing Operations Consultant

Accenture Columbus, OH
  • Expired: August 23, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are:
Industry X.0, the speed2value visionaries who roll up our sleeves in multi-disciplinary creative teams. We collaborate obsessively to deliver the highest quality value at lightning speed - we work fast, we work hard, and we work smart. Whether we're racing ahead of the market on 3D printing technologies, AR/VR and wearables, coding on IoT products, or developing next-level robotics, we build the right product, make ambitious discoveries, and set the pace for what's next.Join us as we reinvent industries such as Retail Products, Medical Tech Equipment, Media, High Tech, Aerospace and Defense, Chemicals, Mining, Oil and Gas, and Utilities.Visit us here to find out more about Industry X.0
You are:
A visionary. You can imagine the future and have the drive to work toward it. You are active in your mind. Your hands are always busy. You like to take things apart and get in there and figure out how things work.
The work:
Work closely with clients to drive improvement in their manufacturing processes such as:
o The efficiency of operations
o The cost of operations
o The speed of operations
o The operation's innovative technologies for staying relevant in a competitive market Stay plugged into industry and client research to analyze the information, identify trends and opportunities for improvement
Design, develop and put into place new operating models, including:
o Creating a vision and strategy for the client's business
o Coming up with new business processes
o Looking at how the client's organization and its governance are structured
o Using industry-leading tools and templates
o Setting up metrics to measure performance Help clients manage the change at their company, by writing communications, training materials and job descriptions that help explain the changes
Share your knowledge of manufacturing operations
Work with teammates located in different offices, in different parts of the world to stay focused on delivering the project outcome to the client
Contribute to the growth of the Products Industry X.0 Practice by helping other Accenture managers write with new business proposals and presentations
Participate in recruiting activities and informal coaching and mentoring to junior consultants
Be ready to rack up those air miles with weekly travel to client sites

Here's what you need:
At least 2 years of experience at a major manufacturing company in one of these technical roles:

o Process Engineer

o Industrial Engineer

o Manufacturing Engineer

o Production Supervisor

o Continuous Improvement Specialist

Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial)
Bonus points if you:
At least 1 year participating in a rotational leadership development program
Have earned a Master's degree
Can work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment, applying research, analysis and diagnosis skills
Successfully contribute to a positive team environment
Excel in leadership, including easily sharing your thoughts in person and in writing
Have the drive, critical thinking, communication skills and analytics required for success as a high-value management consultant
Led a team either at school, in the military or at work
Enjoy teamwork and collaboration
Important information
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.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.



Columbus, OH
43201 USA