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Senior Consultant (m/f/div) Network Optimization

Date: Oct 4, 2021

Location: Marl, DE

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Senior Consultant (m/f/div) Network Optimization


Location: Marl || Germany : Hanau || Germany : Marl || United States : Parsippany, NJ

Function: Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Industries AG

Business Line: Operations Excellence


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Initiation and management of cross-functional supply chain and network optimization projects, from target definition to successful implementation
  • Analysis and evaluation of supply, production and distribution networks
  • Formulation, development and implementation of innovative concepts and solutions (e.g. Digital Network Twin) for network optimization, considering division-specific supply chain strategies 
  • Development and expansion of methodological competence and best practices
  • Identifying trends and driving initiatives to support team/department leadership
  • Actively shape stakeholder relationships to continuously evolve the service portfolio


  • Successfully completed degree in logistics, engineering or business administration with a focus on supply chain management or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in SCM with focus on design and optimization of complex, global supply chain networks, ideally in a consulting environment or with high affinity to SCM consulting 
  • Extensive experience in using supply chain optimization software (e.g. Logivations, Supply Chain Guru or other common tools) as well as SAP knowledge in the area of SCM, APO and IBP
  • Basic knowledge in the area of mathematical optimization models, as well as operations research
  • Excellent consulting and project management skills as well as customer-oriented and structured way of working
  • Business fluent German and English language skills, both written and spoken
  • High level of commitment and ability to work in a team as well as analytical thinking skills
  • Willingness to travel nationally and internationally (approx. 30 %)

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

Please direct your application to Stefan Hurler, stating your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our Recruiting Center Team at  0800 2386645 (Germany only) or +49 201 177 4200.


Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.