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Consultant - Purchasing

  • Amsterdam
  • Berlin
  • Brussels
  • Cologne
  • Copenhagen
  • Dusseldorf
  • Frankfurt
  • Geneva
  • Gothenburg
  • Hamburg
  • Helsinki
  • Lisbon
  • London
  • Luxembourg
  • Lyon
  • Madrid
  • Milan
  • Munich
  • Oslo
  • Paris
  • Rome
  • Stockholm
  • Stuttgart
  • Vienna
  • Zurich

Qualifications

  • Advanced graduate degree and excellent academic record required (e.g., Master, MBA, PhD, etc.)
  • Previous professional experience in strategic purchasing and/or supply management
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong record of leadership in an academic, professional, or extracurricular setting
  • Mobile and excited to take on longer international assignments
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, in English and local language

Who You'll Work With

You’ll be working with McKinsey’s Operations practice in Europe. Our Operations practice assists our clients in solving complex operational challenges. Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, our teams of consultants and experts work to develop and implement operational strategies that solve our clients' most critical problems.

Our Procurement group is part of our Operations practice, providing clients with support and advising their management teams on strategic and operational questions such as global sourcing, e-procurement, supplier development, and the formation of purchasing organizations.

What You'll Do

You’ll work with colleagues and clients from a wide range of business areas across Europe to develop purchasing strategies that support clients' business objectives and give them a competitive edge.

In addition to working directly with clients, you will also collaborate with colleagues worldwide to build and shape our expertise and approaches to purchasing and supply management optimization, continually developing your own knowledge as well as that of the firm. We are eager to learn from your own ideas and experiences and share ours with you.

Your application should be in English and include a cover letter, your CV, and your transcripts (high school, university, etc.) indicating all relevant grades.

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Job Skill Group - CSS Associate
Job Skill Code - ASC - Associate
Function - Operations
Industry - Metals & Mining;Financial Services;Capital Projects & Infrastructure;Advanced Electronics;Semiconductors;Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products;Healthcare Systems & Services;Consumer Packaged Goods;Aerospace & Defense;Telecommunications;Public Sector;Oil & Gas;Chemicals;Social Sector;Media & Entertainment;Electric Power & Natural Gas;Automotive & Assembly;Travel, Transport & Logistics;Retail
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Wed Apr 20 00:00:00 GMT 2016
LinkedIn Posting City - Hamburg
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - Germany
LinkedIn Job Title - Consultant - Purchasing
LinkedIn Function - Consulting;Purchasing;Supply Chain
LinkedIn Industry - Automotive;Aviation & Aerospace;Consumer Electronics
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Mid-Senior level