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Business Consulting Associate Director - Manufacturing

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Date: Jun 19, 2019

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

At NTT DATA we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees have been key factors in our company’s growth and market presence. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

Req ID: 50121  


Day to Day job Duties:


  • Acts as a global, strategic and collaborative business leader to oversee and grow business consulting within a practice area.
  • Act as manufacturing SME and influential thought leader, both for customers and internally.
  • Leads the delivery and P&L of customer engagements including primary client interface.
  • Implements strategies and supports sales initiatives to grow business within a practice area.
  • Influence and execute strategies to enhance the company’s market position with industry analysts, associations, etc.
  • Directs, motivates and develops staff to design and implement best practice programs vital to the organization’s success and growth.
  • Acts as trusted business advisor to executive leadership in growing and scaling the business.


Preferred Skills:

  • Expert ability to identify and evaluate existing and potential business challenges and create solutions.
  • Manufacturing SME knowledge, especially related to supply chain, smart manufacturing, or applying digital technologies (e.g. analytics, automation, etc.) specifically to manufacturing processes.
  • Customer engagement and project management skills to execute customer projects.
  • Highly influential with ability to adapt communication style to both non-technical and technical audiences.
  • Models effective collaboration and partnership skills.
  • Models exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Expert ability to develop comprehensive and complex operational and strategic plans and associated deliverables.
  • Expert ability to lead and develop a matrixed and cross-functional team from various backgrounds.


Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum 8+ years of experience in the Manufacturing Industry segment
  • Minimum 4+ years of experience with Supply Chain or Manufacturing Operations
  • Minimum 2+ years of experience in delivering consulting/professional services or comparable experience.
  • This position requires someone who can travel at least 80%. Preferred location is East Coast, Southeast, Midwest or Texas.
  • Degree: Bachelors in Business, Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience.



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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