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Practice Area Profile
The Operations Practice (OPS) Area is one of BCG's largest functional practices. We help our clients create competitive advantage by enhancing their performance and building strategic capabilities.
BCG’s expertise in Operations covers the following areas - supply chain management, procurement, manufacturing, service operations, cost efficiency, operational transformation, research & product development, program and project management, all with a strong digital and analytics overlay.
Client Delivery (focus area)
Working jointly with BCG and high impact client project teams, bringing expertise to the team and to the client on site
Working independently at a module level on select topics
Support case teams, especially those with need for deep expertise and a hands-on approach
Contribute to the quality of the work, question results with sanity checks and with the project team
Educate and inform clients proactively about state of the art technologies, methodologies and tools and how it can bring value to their business and, in particular, operations
Lead role in presenting key findings to C-level executives
Topic and Practice Development
Contribution to improvement of methodology, tools, enablement material and topic development on areas of expertise
Develop and contribute to BCG's intellectual capital - working on BCG knowledge content projects to develop new techniques and / or capture new ideas as well as casework experience
Contribute to BCG Practice Area publications
Drives the Business Development of BCG Ops
Proactively identifies and cultivates a network of potential clients, and strategies to win new business
Generates business development leads to grow the pipeline
Creates awareness of BCG expertise and capabilities to the external community; participates in key industry forums, including presenting on topics relevant to senior management
Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)
The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities.
Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets;
and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.
Preferred advanced degree in Engineering, Science and / or Business Administration. Other advanced degrees are accepted as well, e.
g. Law, Mathematics, Physics; from top-tier institutions.
Work experience of 8+years in operations or industrial sector and consulting with focus on operations topic.
Experienced in digital strategy deployment and use of automation / robotic tools in an industrial business
Specific operations knowledge, especially on the topic of Industrial Revolution 4.0
Deep industry expertise in IR4.0 initiatives and strategy (IoT, AI, machine learning..)
Strong expertise in operational digital transformation, robotics and automation of operational processes and technology advances in a process environment.