CN – Strategy – MC – Products – Retail – 9 Professional

from 3 to 7 year(s) of Experience
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Posted: 42 days agoJob Applicants: 86Job Views: 183

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities
Skill/Operating Group/Merchandising Consultant Level Consultant
Principal Duties
And Responsibilities:Industry Skills
The candidate must have a good understanding of Retail industry, acquired by working directly in the Retail or e-commerce industry, or as part of the Retail practice of management consulting / analytics firms
Should understand how global retail firms operate
Should understand the nuances of fashion vs grocery vs General Merchandise retail
Functional Skills
Strong working experience and conceptual knowledge of atleast two key retail functions is necessary - Merchandise Planning (incl. Assortment Planning), Supply chain planning, Demand planning, Replenishment, Channel / Store operations, Space Planning
Should understand the nuances of Retail functions & processes, KPIs and business rules across categories (grocery, fashion, home solutions etc.)
General Business Consulting Skills
Perform detailed analysis of Business Processes & Requirements
Ability to identify company s key cost and value drivers and explain their priority / influence on business performance
Ability to draw insights from complex financial and quantitative analysis and integrate these insights to formulate a strategy and drive implementation and solution roadmap
Ability to develop strategies and operating models and assess implementation readiness and business implications
Collaborate with client team and delivery team to drive solution design and implementation
Ability to define and execute a transformational change plan aligned with client s business strategy and context for change
Ability to engage stakeholders in the change journey and build commitment for change.
Ability to manage proposals and business development efforts and coordinate with others to create consensus driven deliverables
Tool Skills
Hands-on skills acquired through atleast 1-2 project experiences
Data Management Tools
Alteryx / SQL / MS Access - atleast 1
Advanced Excel Modelling - Must
Excel Macros, VBA - Preferable
R / Python / SAS - atleast 1
Visualization Tools (Tableau, Power BI) - atleast 1
Qualifications: Bachelor s Degree from a reputed institution (Engineering or IT domain)
Business Management Degree from a reputed institution
Experience: Proven experience - with at least one retail industry project on data analysis
Functional knowledge and experience of atleast two of the below retail functions - merchandising, supply chain, store operations, forecasting, replenishment, space planning
3 to 7 years of relevant work experience in Consulting, Analytics or industry

Key Competencies and Skills: Ability to advise clients on business issues and build credibility to gain buy-in
Ability to interact with many levels of Accenture management and client counterparts
Holistic understanding of retail industry and experience implementing best practices
Excellent presentation and business proposal development skills
Inter-personal skills, Team and Project Management skills
Ability to manage competing demands and meet deadlines
Willingness to travel as per project requirements
Additional Information: Possessing valid work visas for target geographies will be an additional advantage

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT-Software / Software Services

Functional Area:IT Software - DBA, Datawarehousing

Role Category:System Design/Implementation/ERP/CRM

Role:Outside Technical Consultant

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent

Key Skills

Desired Candidate Profile

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UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization

Doctorate:Doctorate Not Required

Company Profile

Accenture Solutions Pvt Ltd

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries – powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises.
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Contact Company:Accenture Solutions Pvt Ltd

Address:Plant No-3.Godrej and Boyce Complex, MUMBAI, Maharashtra, India

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