Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Calgary


The opportunity
To effectively compete in the global market and maximize profitability, businesses need efficient supply chains that meet the complex needs of their operations As a Senior supply chain professional you'll work with business leaders to provide insights into supply chain transformation, sourcing, procurement, logistics, , manufacturing, product service and delivery, inventory management, and technology enablement. Through formal and on the job training, and experience of working with a range of global organizations, we'll help you achieve your potential.
If you are looking for a cutting-edge environment, providing strategic advice in the areas of procurement, manufacturing, logistics, planning, and the overall value chain, this just might be the role you’ve been searching for.
Your key responsibilities
As Senior, Performance Improvement, Supply Chain & Operations, you'll contribute to Supply Chain & Operations client engagements and internal projects. An important part of your role will be to actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships. You'll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate. Similarly, you'll anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues with senior members of the team.
In line with EY's commitment to quality, you'll confirm that work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer. As an influential member of the team, you'll help to create a positive learning culture, coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.
A willingness to travel to meet client needs; travel requirements could be as high as 80%.
Client responsibilities
Participate in client engagements that transform Supply Chains through a cross-disciplinary approach
Assist with review, improvement, and assessment of Supply Chain & procurement functions
Deliver high-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget
Provide insight by using a robust set of data analytics.
Develop and maintain working relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels
Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress
People responsibilities
Contribute to the growth and development of the Advisory practice
Maintain an educational program to continually develop technical capabilities and professional knowledge
Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures
Remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge
Skills and attributes for success
Excellent communications skills including verbal, written, and presentation skills
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
To qualify for the role you must have
Outstanding academic record including a bachelor's degree (with an emphasis on Engineering, Business, Supply Chain or Logistics), a graduate degree is preferred
Experience with improving procurement performance for large-spend organizations with complex procurements.
Preferred candidates will demonstrate experience with managing strategic sourcing activities, preferably for construction and infrastructure programs
Familiarity with leading supply chain and procurement technologies
Ideally, you’ll also have
Experience with asset-intensive companies (Power & Utilities, Oil & Gas etc.) is preferred
What we look for
We’re looking for people that are passionate supply chain consultants, at the top of their game, but who would like to continue to grow their subject matter expertise and help others around them achieve their potential.  If you have a passion for assisting businesses achieve their full potential and working with some of the highest performing teams, this role might very well be for you.
What working at EY offers
At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our commitment to creating a leading people culture
built on high-performance teaming
where everyone can achieve their potential and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. It's one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for being a great place to work.
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package allows you

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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