Federal - Operations Consultant

Accenture - Arlington, VA4.0

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

As an Operations Consultant you will fill a number of different supply chain or process design functions (e.g., sourcing & procurement; integrated planning & fulfillment; product life cycle management; prime value stream mapping; business cases development). Expectations of consultant may include the ability and experience to perform the following:
Apply understanding of fundamental industry and strategic issues
Perform rigorous analysis to identify potential value creating opportunities
Develop cohesive conclusions and present key findings at the executive level
Drive transformational efforts that positively impact bottom line and/or market share
Leverage the power of Accenture's global reach and end-to-end capabilities to deliver value
Build functional and industry expertise
Participate in the development of personnel through project leadership responsibilities and mentoring

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree
3 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: Supply Chain Improvement, Business Process Reengineering, Procurement, Operations Project Management/Leadership, Military Intelligence, Military Operations
2 years of Consulting experience
US Citizenship

Preferred Skills:
Lean Six Sigma experience
Active duty commissioned officer in the US Armed Forces other than dishonorable discharge from any branch of the US Armed Forces

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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