DHL Global Forwarding (USA)

Supply Chain Consultant – Plantation – USA

Job Overview

DHL Consulting is the management and supply chain consultancy of Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL) – the No. 1 international logistics company with ~500,000 employees and revenues over $65bn/year. DPDHL is present in 220 countries and territories and includes brands such as DHL Express, DHL Supply Chain, DHL eCommerce, and more.

We empower the top management of Deutsche Post DHL Group and its customers to shape the future of their businesses – worldwide. With an ambitious and highly motivated team in four locations globally, we develop high-impact solutions for the business and supply chain challenges of today and tomorrow. This specific posting is for the Americas office in Plantation, FL (Miami/Fort Lauderdale area).

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking talented people to join us as a Supply Chain Consultant in Plantation, FL (Miami/Fort Lauderdale area). Your work involves working in teams on a variety of important projects including, but not limited to, developing new strategies and concepts, defining innovative business models, helping turn around unprofitable businesses, and optimizing existing structures.

WHAT YOU GET

Early responsibility within projects and beyond them

Own, plan, and drive the workstream forward from the outset. More than this, you are encouraged to regularly interact with senior and executive level management, act as an expert on specialized topics, and build relationships with clients.

A chance to build our business while you build yourself

Accelerate up a steep learning curve. You will benefit from professional feedback on-the-job, specialist training designed around your unique potential, and access to the latest methodologies and tools.We offer a career track including a pre-defined path from Associate Consultant to Partner, quarterly formal performance reviews, and a culture of open feedback. Looking ahead, we offer many opportunities for a post-consulting job in the network of Deutsche Post DHL Group due to our commitment to being the talent development pool for the Group.

International exposure and travel

Deutsche Post DHL Group is present in 220 countries and territories. You will encounter a wide diversity of clients and colleagues, and may well experience international and domestic travel out of one of our four global offices as part of a project or office exchange.

A career and a life

While there is some domestic and international travel – many of our projects are based in our home office. Your home life is important, and we make sure you are able to do the things that matter to you outside of work. There is a chance to participate in our sabbatical program and take time-off for studies, family leave, or personal interests.

A diverse and open environment

Our highly collaborative team is built on mutual respect and support. This open-minded approach enables knowledge-sharing and the rapid integration of team members. Our strong focus on team diversity has created a global team with diverse academic and professional experiences. Apart from work, you will have the chance to connect with your team members at informal events, such as offsites, holiday parties, etc.

A variety of challenging topics

We offer a large breadth of exposure to projects not only in logistics but also across all functional areas such as finance, marketing, operations, human resources, customer service, and IT as well as exposure to different industries such as life sciences, energy, technology, consumer, retail, engineering and manufacturing, and automotive. In addition to internal topics for DPDHL, we provide logistics consulting services to customers of DPDHL.

Requirements

  • GMAT score (mandatory for MBA graduate)
  • GRE score (mandatory for Master graduate)
  • The deadline to submit your application is November 19th 2021.
  • Bachelor, Master, or MBA degree with focus of study on supply chain, operations, and/or logistics and transportation
  • High degree of intellectual curiosity and strong academic performance:
  • Strong GPA (normally 3.5+)
  • GMAT > 90 percentile (700+) for MBA candidates
  • GRE > 90 percentile (166+) for Master candidates
  • Strong analytical course scores (e.g., math, science, statistics, etc.)
  • At least 3 months of international experience/exposure (academic and/or professional) is a plus
  • At least 3 months relevant practical experience (e.g., supply chain, consulting, strategy)
  • Familiarity or experience with one or more of the following supply chain methodologies: network optimization, supply chain mapping, inventory optimization, transport optimization, warehouse design
  • Familiarity or experience with optimization tools such as Supply Chain Guru and visualization tools such as PowerBI preferred
  • Affinity for data science and familiarity or experience with programming skills in Python are a plus
  • In addition to English, Spanish and Portuguese are a plus
  • Strong team player
  • High personal drive
  • Very strong analytical skills and problem solving skills
  • Eloquence in communication
  • Persuasive power
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