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Senior Specialist (Supply Chain Analytics)

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Company: Bis Henderson
Contract: PERM
Location: London, United Kingdom

  • This is an opportunity to be a key member of Bain’s expanding advanced analytics capability area. This position will be part of the Advanced Analytics Group .
  • The role will involve advising on the application of forecasting, planning, simulation, and optimization to solve clients’ challenges; leading the implementation of Management Science / Operations Research techniques within the Advanced Analytics Group; and coaching client-facing consultants on implementation, interpretation, and communication of solutions.
  • Applications will be broad and global including supply chain and logistics, inventory and resource planning, manufacturing and retail, network and service operations, and marketing and sales.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Apply best practice statistical, simulation, optimization, and prescriptive analytics to management and operations problems.
  • If candidate has strong analytic/statistic foundation, willing to train on the broader range of Advanced Statistical toolkit as needed (e.g. customer and marketing analytics, data sciences, etc.)


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills a must.
  • Strong skills in scoping, problem definition and problem solving under time constraints
  • Master’s degree or higher in a related discipline such as Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, quantitative Management Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • Strong skills in data engineering (e.g. SQL, R, Python).
  • Familiarity with a variety of operations analytics applications including supply chain and logistics, inventory and resource planning, manufacturing and retail, network and service operations, and marketing and sales.
  • Expertise in Optimization techniques and languages and experience in formulating and implementing optimization solvers, linear, integer, non-linear. Able to reformulate complex problems into more tractable solutions, including use of heuristic algorithms. Familiar with advanced optimization modelling languages, e.g. Gurobi, CPLEX
  • Familiarity with dynamic, discrete event, and stochastic simulation methods and languages.
  • Familiarity with time series and forecasting techniques.
  • Must thrive in a fast paced environment and be able to work independently.
  • Up to 50% travel required.

More Info / Apply

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