Who you’ll be working with
At Capgemini Invent we ideate and bring to life what’s next for our clients. By combining strategy, technology, data science and creative design expertise with an inventive mindset, we work with our clients to solve their most complex business and technology challenges. Located in more than 30 offices and 10 creative studios around the world, we have a 6,000+ strong team.
As a globally renowned technology and digital leader, we have the responsibility, the ambition and the means to contribute to solving major societal questions that are shaping our future world. Invent for Society aims to value how social impact is part of the fabric of what we do.
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An overview of the role:
We are a thought-leader in the Consumer Products Industry with a consistent track record of delivery. We have a leading position in developing creative value propositions for clients from strategy inception to assisting in execution and benefits delivery.
No matter the project or customer, your work will have a meaningful impact on society, businesses and lives. It’s really rewarding. And it’s also really varied. You’ll potentially work on a huge variety of projects (some larger than others), so you could gain lots of experience in a short amount of time.
Collaboration and Innovation
We really believe in creating a partnership with our customers. Using our Accelerated Solutions Environment (ASE), you’ll get to know the customer’s needs and challenges, demo innovative solutions and quickly solve problems. It’ll help you discover unexpected answers together.
Why this role?
We are rapidly growing our Consumer Products (CP) Supply Chain capability in the UK, using our established track record of delivering value for clients globally. As a Consultant or Senior Consultant you will have a key role in delivering our most challenging assignments and in growing our capability.
First, and foremost, you will be responsible for designing and delivering innovative solutions for the largest global CP companies. You will draw on your knowledge to work collaboratively with Capgemini colleagues and our clients to support them in understanding challenges they face to develop and land solutions in their business. The solutions typically cover supply chain strategy, processes and ways of working, operating models and identifying the enabling technology.
We are constantly developing our thinking around the changing consumer product supply chain in a digitally-enabled world, and you’ll be part of developing this thinking and making it a reality for our clients. Our team brings deep industry knowledge with practical consulting expertise.
You will contribute to the effective delivery and timely completion of projects in alignment with commercial goals, applying appropriate implementation approaches based on delivery concepts, consulting tools and methodologies. You’ll be leading workstreams with responsibility for delivering to plan (scope, quality and time). Working with the team to develop and tailor Supply Chain propositions.
You’ll bring experience in Supply Chain transformation in the Consumer Products / FMCG sector. You’ll bring experience of the issues faced by CP manufacturers, and the key Supply Chain challenges in this sector, along with experience of the transformation programme lifecycle from strategy right through to implementation. In addition, you’ll have the following experience and personal attributes:
• Deep knowledge of supply chain processes from one or more of the following domain areas:
o Demand and supply planning, inventory analysis
o Logistics and network assessments
o Control towers, analytics and insights
o Omnichannel supply chains and fulfilment
• You’ll have a history of shaping and leading delivery of supply chain projects, as well as delivering creative but realistic solutions to client problems.
• You’ll be able to demonstrate an active, well informed knowledge of the CP sector and have an opinion on key trends, as well as a history of rapid career progression.
• You’ll have knowledge of how technology can be applied to deliver business value in the supply chain, and the technology development lifecycle from design through to implementation with supporting change management.
• You’ll be experienced in consultancy methods and approaches, learned through either working for a consulting organisation or via project implementation with a global CP organisation.
While we’re a global consultancy, we’re made up of supportive, close-knit communities. Everyone wants to get the best solutions for our customers and create the best working environment.
Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
Learning and development
There’s an endless amount to learn at Capgemini, and an endless number of ways to do so. So you’ll also have unique training opportunities to take advantage of. Some of our consultants even have the chance to go to Les Fontaine (near Paris, France), where we host a conference. Outside of dedicated training, everyone makes time to help and support one another – collaboration is encouraged across all of our teams.
Whilst you will have London as an office base location, you must be fully flexible in terms of assignment location, as these roles may involve periods of time away from home at short notice.
We offer a remuneration package which includes flexible benefits options for you to choose to suit your own personal circumstances and a variable element dependent grade and on company and personal performance.
In order to commence a role with Capgemini UK plc you will be required to provide documentary proof prior to joining the Company that you are entitled to live and work in the UK.
More information is at available at: https://www.capgemini.com/gb-en/service/invent/