Consultant, Procurement
KPMG International Cooperative
Montréal, QC
6d ago

Job Description

You’ve got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we’re committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do.

When you join KPMG you’ll be one of over 200,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory and business enablement services across 154 countries.

With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally and bring your whole self to work, there’s no limit to the impact you can make. Let’s do this.

The KPMG Supply Chain practice provides management advisory services in Procurement, Demand & Supply planning and Physical supply chain (Distribution and Logistics).

We help clients unlock new potential in their organization. With the advantage of objectivity, we can apply a range of market-

based approaches clients can use to build a solid platform for their business. We support our clients to enhance their organization’s performance, grow sustainable value, control their operating costs and increase service levels through practical solutions.

Overview of the opportunity :

We are looking for a Consultant or Senior Consultant in Procurement for our Montreal office. The candidate will primarily conduct quantitative analyses of supply chain functions that may comprise coordinating collection and cleansing of data collected from clients, structure and perform cross-

sectional analyses on operational and / or transactional data, and / or perform core data input into optimization software (distribution networks, transportation or inventory).

The incumbent may have to learn and use specialized logistics, distribution and supply analysis tools, and in time will need to develop self-

reliance and expertise in their use.

The Consultant will also assist in the execution of qualitative analyses for which he will document business processes and carry out research in order to obtain in-

depth comparisons with leading practices, thus developing relevant industry experience that adds value to our clients.

The Consultant will support a team of experienced professionals responsible for designing approaches and fundamental analyses required in the course of mandates with our clients.

What you will do :

The incumbent will carry out the following duties :

  • Data analysis / business analysis
  • Operations process documentation and descriptions
  • Use of internal methodologies
  • Use of specialized tools, if required
  • Execution of secondary research and preparation of reports
  • Interpretation of quantitative analysis results in order to extract the highlights
  • Participation in the evaluation of business practices for comparison with leading industry practices
  • Participation in the drafting of reports for clients.
  • At times, business needs arise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job.

    Likewise, people need extra time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

    What you bring to the role :

    Job requirements are as follows :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Operations Management or Supply Chain Management, or a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering
  • Master’s degree in Science or Engineering in a relevant discipline is considered an asset
  • 1 to 2 years of related experience in industry, including internships
  • Experience in advisory services is considered an asset
  • Interest in in-depth quantitative analysis
  • Skill in structuring and layering complex business problems, in interpreting and integrating analysis results and in drawing conclusions
  • Ability to multitask, function in a flexible manner and manage priorities
  • Good sense of autonomy, and capacity to organize oneself being supported by the team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in both official languages (French and English)
  • Availability to travel in Canada and abroad
  • High level of proficiency with MS Office, including Access, Word, Excel, Outlook, MS Project and Visio
  • Knowledge of quantitative methodology tools and operational research tools is considered an asset
  • about where a career at KPMG can take you

    Montréal, QC

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