Management Consultant - Cost Reduction & Procurement

Location: Philadelphia
Job Type: Consulting

Our client is a owns and operates a collection of subscription-based services.  They rent access to their extensive libraries of scientific and academic research, patent analytics and regulatory standards.  They have about 2,000 employees in the Philadelphia area.  The company is undergoing significant cost-cutting efforts.  As a result they are looking for a management consultant with experience in cost reduction and / or procurement.

This would be an independent consulting role that will last through the end of 2018.  The role would report into a strategy consulting company that is reporting into the CFO.  They are open in terms of career-level and experience.  Anywhere from 2-15 years of post-academic experience.

2+ years in consulting
Strong project management skills
Experience with either cost reduction consulting OR procurement / supply chain optimization
In Philly 4-days/week
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent analytical skills