You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.

Operations Consulting - Operations Consulting Generalist - Senior Associate

Toronto, ON
Full Time

Line of Service



Not Applicable



Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career within Operations Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients optimise all elements of their operations to move beyond the role of a cost effective business enabler and become a source of competitive advantages. We focus on product innovation and development, supply chain, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations and capital asset programmes to drive both growth and profitability.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Associate with the Digital Operations team focused on Connected Supply Chain, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Involved in the assessment and opportunity identification around transformation opportunities including the application of digital technologies to help solve complex business problems
  • Assist clients in implementing recommendations to reducing costs, improve supply chain agility, and improve service levels
  • Work under the supervision of a Manager and work with both PwC and client team members
  • Support a workstream as part of a Connected Supply Chain project or transformation
  • Support project teams by using supply chain simulation and optimization software tools such as Riverlogic, Anylogic and Llamasoft
  • Support project team by building and completing complex data analysis
  • Support in the development of deliverable content
  • Ensure the quality of deliverables meets both PwC and client expectations.
  • Participate in aspects of the proposal development process
  • Contribute to proposal writing
  • Team with PwC colleagues in other lines of services in support of client needs.
  • Support the development of "thought leadership" and "point-of-view" documents of significance to supply chain .

  • What you'll bring to this role

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
  • A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives
  • Strong analytical skills, experience with Alteryx/Power BI or equivalent a plus;
  • Retail, Packaged Goods, Food, Pharma, Telco industry experience is an asset;
  • Experience in a leading management consulting firm considered a strong asset
  • Completed Master's or Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Business is preferred
  • Experience working in or managing projects in one or more of the following areas would be an asset: Supply Chain Planning/Demand Planning/Supply Planning, Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) using off-the-shelf tools (e.g., SAP IBP, Blue Yonder) or enablers such as AI/machine learning,
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced, collaborative, and team-based project environments
  • Can do attitude, responsive and action oriented
  • Strong problem solving orientation and analytical skills
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Candidates should be prepared to travel (25% to 60%).

  • Education
    (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)
    Degrees/Field of Study required:

    Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

    (if blank, certifications not specified)

    Desired Languages
    (If blank, desired languages not specified)

    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?


    Government Clearance Required?


    Job Posting End Date

    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

    Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it's not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.

    PwC s'engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu'il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d'autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d'adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu'il nous fera plaisir d'examiner.

    Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.
    Accounting Banking, Finance and Insurance