Operations Transformation, Supply Chain, Experienced Associate

Grant Thornton 10/31/2018 12:13:41 PM
JOB ID: 042019 Specialty:
Westborough, Massachusetts




Grant Thornton is a collaborative, entrepreneurial firm on the move! As part of a dynamic, global organization of more than 47,000 people serving clients in more than 140 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

Operations Transformation, Healthcare, Experienced Associate

Grant Thornton’s Advisory professionals are progressive thinkers who create, protect, transform value today, so our clients have the opportunity to thrive and grow. Our advisory practice creates holistic solutions delivered by innovative, curious professionals who bring technical depth and industry insight to our clients.

Business consulting transforms value. Our Business Consulting (BC) practice consists of Financial Management, Strategy, Operations Transformation, Digital Transformation & Management and Business Application.


Performs supply chain advisory and implementation services to address business needs throughout an operations transformation program enabled by ERP implementations at our healthcare clients. Works closely with our engagement lead to deliver solutions that measure, analyze, and optimize our healthcare clients supply chain performance across the enterprise.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

· Manages major projects and process performance improvement initiatives for our Healthcare clients and provides subject matter expertise to include sourcing and P2P, planning and inventory management, asset management, and warehouse management

· Have the following capabilities: implement Benchmark & leading practice assessments; perform value impact analysis & realization; drive process improvement & optimization; conduct, operating model design; serve as Project manager for systems integration; manage key stakeholder for change impacts; understand and develop business requirements for advanced analytics (ex. performance optimization, domain use cases, item/ vendor data cleansing)

· Ability to analyze disparate data sets to and formulate points of view and recommendations using advanced analytic tools and techniques. This will include the development of use cases, insights and visualization from both structured and unstructured data elements enabling our clients the ability to reduce costs, improve value delivery, and maximize asset efficiency

· Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization)

· Maintain a good working relationship with clients and work effectively with client management and staff at all levels to gather information and perform services

· Work closely with Grant Thornton managers and partners to promptly identify and resolve client problems or issues

· Communicate (verbally and in writing) externally with clients and internally with all levels of the organization to successfully accomplish objectives portraying knowledge and confidence

· Other duties as assigned


Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Healthcare Management, or related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
1-3 years of related work experience in a similar consulting practice or function in the Healthcare Industry
Work experience to include at least 4 of these areas:

- Sourcing and procurement

- Inventory planning and management

- Asset management

- Warehouse management

- Controls and procedure development

- Reporting and data analytics

Experience with ERP’s at healthcare providers is needed, implementation experience a plus
Supply Chain or Procurement Certifications a plus
Excellent verbal and written communication
Ability to work additional hours and/or travel as needed


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Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenue in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices across the United States with more than 595 partners and 8,500+ employees in the U.S. and at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly and privately held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically — whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

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Requisition ID: 042019

Westborough, MA
Westborough, Massachusetts