General Information

Job Title
Associate- Supply Chain
Job ID
52919
Category
Consulting
Employment Type
Permanent Full-Time
Location(s)
New Delhi

Description & Requirements

COMPANY PROFILE: Bain & Company is one of the top management consulting firms in the world. In 2004, the firm established its presence in the Indian market by opening the Bain Capability Center (BCC) in New Delhi. The BCC plays a critical role in supporting Bain's case teams globally to help with analytics and research across all industries, for corporate cases, client development, private equity diligence or Bain intellectual property. The BCC comprises of Consulting Services and Shared Services. POSITION SUMMARY:   Associates play a senior team member role on BCC cases, at times leading simple cases fairly independently and at times driving the analysis on more complicated cases with significant direction from a Team Leader. Associates may manage 1-3 Analysts and take responsibility for sharing appropriate information across work streams. Associates provide feedback and coach Analysts on task execution and role. They, at times, provide significant direction and support to resolve complex issues and effectively manage client and team meetings. Associates are generalists who lead projects across any geography or industry.. Qualification:   • A bachelor’s degree with 3-4 years of experience or a master’s degree with 2-3 years of experience. In either case, the experience should be in supply chain / operations area – ideally in consulting. • Basic understanding of supply chain concepts domains of manufacturing, planning (forecasting and inventory), supply network optimization, accounts playable / receivable optimization, logistics, procurement, and after sales. • Possess excellent analytic, communication and team skills, ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure. • Good team player and motivated individual with strong academic records. Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Tableau required. • CSCP or other supply chain certifications would be a plus, though not mandatory. • Understanding or experience of supply chain analytics would be a plus, though not mandatory.  . Job Description: • Proficient professional with sound business logic and ability to structure approaches to answer complex business and supply chain questions • Able to very quickly come up to speed on different businesses and perform research and analysis across all geographies and industries • May have first level team management responsibility which generally involves conducting performance discussions / appraisals, allocating and reviewing work to a small team of analysts • May manage simple cases consistently and independently • Able to interface with primary client contact (Bain case teams from any global office) • Proficient in research and analysis, but able to provide solid business judgment to derive answers in situations where data is not easily available or explicitly published