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Senior Consultant in KSA / Jeddah

This role presents an excellent career opportunity for a professional with sound experience in the field of supply chain who is interested in working with industry leaders in an international team environment.

Task

  • Hands-on Network Optimization and Facility Design. Work directly with client to understand business requirements of the organization, identify data requirements, and formulate strategies that yield value
  • Identify improvement areas, solution alternatives, and calculate benefits to the supply chain. Develop solutions, facilitate sourcing of services and equipment, and manage projects through implementation
  • Coordinate tasks for small to medium size teams to ensure timely execution of deliverables. Mentor project team to drive cross-functional collaboration. Manage project requirements and budget
  • Develop close working relationship with clients through outstanding project execution and communication. Develop responses and proposals to RFPs appropriate to a customer’s needs
  • Develop Team Members and further strengthen our local capability mix
  • Lead the analysis and development of the material flow engineering solutions, evaluating costs, service and flexibility to define optimal solutions. Lead in determining layout plan, work flow processes, labor & material handling requirements and general building parameters
  • Lead in developing design of a warehousing or factory logistics infrastructure, lead in developing the building infrastructure, coordinating interfaces, IT Systems, safety, and quality requirements amongst others
  • Lead the modeling of Supply Chains of the future (Planning, Structures) and support in evaluating different (future) scenarios
  • Lead the realization of the project for the client by being present on site and guiding the team members throughout the implementation duration, supporting by witnessing and supporting the approval of commissioning tests, performance tests and availability tests which are required to recommend the acceptance of the solution to the client

Profile

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or Logistics
  • 5 to 10 years of relevant supply chain experience, in the following fields: Network Optimization, Facility Design (from Concept till Implementation), Warehouse Improvement projects, Process and Material Flow Optimization, and S&OP
  • Consulting experience is required. Experience working cross-functionally among the entire supply chain is preferred
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit and Can-Do mentality to fully leverage the start-up nature of our business here in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries and supporting the team to deliver according to highest quality standards
  • Opportunity to take on leadership role quite quickly (internal capability building, business development etc.)
  • Advanced skill with MS Office suite, especially Excel, Power BI and MS PowerPoint. Experience with network optimization tools is a plus (Coupa / Llamasoft SC Guru, Locom)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. Arabic is a plus.
  • Candidate is required to be open to travel to various locations within the GCC (to major cities and industrial zones) depending on project requirements. Traveling could be up to 80% of the working days and sometimes all 5 days of the week. In implementation projects, traveling might be up to 1 month in a stretch
  • An attractive compensation package
  • Master’s degree is a plus

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Miebach Consulting KSA offers careers with demanding challenges across the entire supply chain spectrum in an international context. Miebach KSA is embedded into Miebach's team of consultants in GCC consisting of our people in Jeddah and Dubai. As virtually one office we make sure to have great people and balanced capabilities in both offices. Developing talent and being an attractive and caring employer is something we take very seriously. We strive for building and shaping exceptional (local) talents. With currently 5 FTEs in KSA and a total of 9 in the GCC region we consistently work towards fully leveraging the start-up nature of our business, deliver according to highest quality standards and have plans to grow further. You would be well embedded in our dynamic and young team consisting of four nationalities and growing.

KSA is a unique country and offers great opportunities. Our typical projects range from warehouse design and implementations from 'simple' to 'complex' to full-fledged Supply Chain transformational journeys (from strategy till operating models) for our clients. The uniqueness of the regions Supply Chain and Logistics landscape is characterized by vast variety in complexity of operations and the linked maturity of our clients. Bringing both worlds together (manual & automation) can be seen in each assignment of ours. This enables us to not just be a part of a narrative but to create it from scratch. It would be great to have you in the team and continue to shape our Miebach success story. Supporting well-known brands and industries (Pharma & Medical Devices, FMCG. Retail, eCom) - the potentials for KSA are vast.

KSA as a country is transforming. The combination of international Expats and local Saudis living and working successfully together is what not just makes KSA special but the entire GCC region. With many young internationally well-educated Saudis entering the workforce the cultural shifts are clearly visible and the country is on its way of becoming more modern and open-minded. A strong push in tourism and entertainment by e.g., entering into the Cruise-Ship industry in the Red Sea or opening up numerous cinemas and heavily investing in leisure parks and hotels are only a few signs of this transformation. Jeddah is located directly at the Red Sea and offers direct access to great watersports activities. Scuba-Diving, Snorkeling in the beautiful underwater world of the Red Sea are just a short boat ride away. Finally, the proximity to world-class tourist spots in the Indian ocean and the comparable level of vacation days (with Germany) adds to the whole package. Yes, the transformation will take time but we believe that we as Miebach and everyone one of us can play a role in supporting this transformation as well by building a diverse team and bring best-in-class expertise into the market.

We provide an intensive and individualized training program to help you to begin working on various projects, putting you into a productive, leading and client facing role from day 1. You will find an innovative and team-oriented corporate culture with committed and experienced colleagues giving you numerous opportunities to expand your personal career path.

In case you have questions and want to learn more, please feel free to reach out to Ananth MK (GM of MC KSA) or Michael Rasin (GM of MC UAE) on Teams or Email. We can also connect you with our local team members for you to get the best possible view on the opportunity. Providing the possibility of a physical visit into the country could be potentially arranged as well on short notice.

Please send your resume by e-mail with the subject "Sr. Consultant" to:

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Senior Consultant in KSA Jeddah

General Manager

Phone +966 12 6048482

Email ananth@miebach.com

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ABT Building, opp. Al-Naseem compound, behind Tamimi warehouse

31952 Dammam