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PRGX, Inc. Advisory Consultant in Perth, Australia

About PRGX Global, Inc

ABOUT PRGX

PRGX Global, Inc. is a global leader in Recovery Audit and Spend Analytics services. With over 1,600 employees, the Company serves clients in more than 30 countries and provides its services to 80% of the top 15 global retailers and over 25% of the top 50 companies in the Fortune 500. PRGX delivers more than $1 billion in cash flow improvement for its clients each year. The creator of the recovery audit industry more than 40 years ago, PRGX continues to innovate through technology and expanded service offerings.

In addition to Recovery Audit, the Company provides Contract Compliance, Spend Analytics and Supplier Information Management services to improve clients’ financial performance and manage risk. For additional information on PRGX, please visit www.prgx.com.

Job Description

Advisory Consultant - Australia

SUMMARY:

A successful candidate for the Advisory Consultant role will have a passion to serve clients, the critical thinking abilities to develop complex analyses, the communication skills to convey conclusions clearly and concisely, and the analytical skills to extract insights from complex data sets. This position will play a significant role in delivering client engagements. In addition, the Consultant must remain open (as well as respond) to change.

*SEEKING CANDIDATES IN THESE LOCATIONS: Perth WA, Sydney NSW, and Melbourne VIC

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Analysis

  • Set clear project goals consistent with the overall project mission – involve consulting team and peers in this process (i.e., via update meetings) and consult with management team regularly.

  • Decompose complex data sets and provide insights to drive economic value

  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills required.

Planning

  • Develop project plans by establishing accurate and realistic schedules and timelines.

  • Consistent with our firm’s philosophy, the Consultant neither over-promises nor under-delivers related to his/her work product.

Execution & Supervision

  • Effectively executes a work plan and stays the course -- in pursuit of the overall project mission; that is, identify maximum savings and/or improvement opportunities and assess the inherent complexities associated with savings attainment and successfully implement the opportunity.

Flexibility & Creativity

  • Operates well in ambiguous work environments.

  • Understands the fragile and delicate balance of project team dynamics and is able to delegate work fairly, while executing effective methods to monitor progress.

  • Ability to anticipate issues and devise resolutions before they become major problems within the work stream.

WORK EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • An undergraduate/bachelor’s degree in Finance, Supply Chain, Data Science, or related field.

  • The equivalent of 1-3 years of sourcing experience in a management consulting firm preferred with experience in Metals & Mining, Oil & Gas, or Diversified Industries or 3+ years of experience in sourcing / procurement roles.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop a deep understanding of industry issues, trends and technologies.

  • Demonstrated aptitude; track record of personal and professional success.

Competencies & Personal Attributes:

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to think outside the box

  • Entrepreneurial in professional approach, with an approach to building PRGX’s business while making it a better place to work

  • Ability to thrive in a very diverse, multi-cultural environment, working with teams across Australia, US, and/or EMEA

  • Integrity with clients, staff and peers

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Adaptability and flexibility

  • Collaborative work style with a bias toward action and outcomes

  • Humble and appreciative, yet commanding with an executive presence

  • Self-driven and innovative in approach problems and tasks

  • Willing to travel

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