Experienced Consultant - Supply Chain Management

Job ID: 34868
  • Seoul

Who You'll Work With

You’ll be working with McKinsey’s Operations practice in one of our offices within Asia. 
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 Supply Chain Management service line is part of our Operations Practice and helps leading companies in all industries develop and implement future-oriented logistics strategies. We do this by making significant improvements in customer service while reducing invested capital and cost by transforming and optimizing their supply chains from end to end.

What You'll Do

You will provide clients and teams with a holistic, end-to-end view of supply chain traditional levers (e.g., inventory, S&OP, planning, logistics, and segmentation) and digital levers (e.g., advanced analytics, IoT/digital performance management, and automation).  
This includes gathering and analyzing information, formulating and testing hypotheses, and developing recommendations for presentation to client management. From there, you will implement those recommendations with client team members.
Typical projects may involve: upgrading line and staff skills, changing the structure of reporting relationships, developing improved processes and procedures, and instituting rigorous target-setting and performance-monitoring systems. You will work with the client to realize immediate savings by building and executing network strategies and rationalize operational assets and networks to achieve higher levels of effectiveness and efficiencies. In this position, you will advise both senior individuals at client organizations and existing client service teams on driving transformational change towards a digitalized supply chain.
You’ll also gain new skills and build on the strengths you bring to the firm. Consultants receive exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring from colleagues on their teams.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or other heavily analytical field; master's or other advanced degree is preferred
  • 5+ years of Supply Chain Management and/or consulting experience 
  • Professional experience preferably in Automotive, IT/High-tech, Industrial/Consumer Goods, Retail or General Merchandising Store (GMS) and Logistics Services sector
  • Led or had a core role in projects in one of the following areas: design and implementation of logistics strategy, network design and optimization, transportation, warehouse design and optimization, supply chain planning and management processes, supply chain modelling and optimization, supply chain software
  • Hands-on experience in deploying digital supply chain solutions and proven track record and expertise in defining and implementing digital strategies across all stages of the value chain (e.g., Industry 4.0/IoT) is a plus
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively
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Job Skill Group - CSS Associate
Job Skill Code - PS - Specialist
Function - Operations
Industry - Aerospace & Defense;Automotive & Assembly;Capital Projects & Infrastructure;Chemicals;Consumer Packaged Goods;Electric Power & Natural Gas;Financial Services;Healthcare Systems & Services;High Tech;Industrials & Electronics;Life Sciences;Media & Entertainment;Metals & Mining;Oil & Gas;Paper & Forest Products;Retail;Semiconductors;Telecommunications;Travel, Transport & Logistics
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Tue Sep 24 00:00:00 GMT 2019
LinkedIn Posting City - Seoul
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - South Korea
LinkedIn Job Title - Experienced Consultant - Supply Chain Management
LinkedIn Function - Consulting;Engineering;Supply Chain
LinkedIn Industry - Management Consulting
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Associate