Management Consulting - Operational Excellence | Associate | Advisory

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Job Description & Summary

Operational Excellence, Associate

A career within Operations Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients optimise all elements of their operations to move beyond the role of a cost effective business enabler and become a source of competitive advantages. We focus on product innovation and development, supply chain, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations and capital asset programmes to drive both growth and profitability.

Operational Excellence | Associate | Advisory |

Line of Service




Not Applicable





Management Level



Hours of work: 39 hours per week


Location: Dublin office at Spencer Dock. 


Salary range:  €38,000 - €43,000


PwC is seeking to hire an Associate to our Advisory, Operational Excellence team.     The role provides the opportunity to work on a broad range of clients across many sectors with all members across our Advisory, Operational Excellence team.  You will work as part of a team of problem solvers helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution.

Job Description & Summary

As we succeed in delivering exceptional service to our clients, PwC Consulting has grown at a significant pace in recent years. To support the continued growth of our practice, we are looking for individuals at Associate and Senior Associate level, to join our Management Consulting team working across a number of propositions including;

- Business Transformation

- Digital

- Customer Consulting

- Project & Programme Management

- Operational Excellence - including Lean and Six Sigma

- Supply Chain & Procurement Transformation

Our collective blend of expertise and experience, the transformation we deliver for some of the world’s leading companies and the investment we make in the development of our team, makes PwC a great place to work.

At PwC, our Culture is what people talk about as being our differentiator. We truly care about our people and live our values. You will enjoy a competitive package, interesting and purposeful work, and a work environment that encourages you to be authentic, ambitious and creative. We are dedicated to you and your career - we will help you learn, grow and develop your skills and support you with your career ambitions


About PwC Consulting

In Consulting we deliver practical, far-sighted advice that gets straight to the heart of clients’ business issues and delivers amazing results by helping our clients improve the way they operate, reduce costs, manage risks, leverage talent or fundamentally change the way they do business.

The work that you will do is about helping organisations of all shapes and sizes work smarter and grow faster. You will work with leading Irish and Global companies across a diverse range of industries including, Financial Services, FMCG, Retail, Pharma, Government, Tech and Utilities.


About the Operations Consulting team

You’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, working with senior client stakeholders to solve their complex business issues from ‘strategy through to execution’. This role will be mainly client-based, may involve international travel and will be focused on leading / supporting complex transformational programmes. Key facets of this role will include:

  • Working closely with staff and Partners to deliver Operational Transformation change projects across our national and international client base

  • Liaising with other Consulting teams (Strategy, Finance, Technology, Digital, Change, Data & Analytics) to deliver end to end integrated solutions to our clients

  • Maintaining a consistently high and leading edge market profile

  • Contributing to the overall development of our practice, researching and developing new service offerings and producing thought leadership and market insights for our clients

Preferred skills

  • Experience of working with companies and / or in consulting roles in one of the competencies outlined above i.e. Transformation, Digital, Project Management, Customer, Supply Chain, Operational Excellence

  • Supporting projects to deliver results within agreed deadlines and budgets

  • Supporting the delivery of formal and informal reports and presentations

  • Contributing to the preparation and presentation of compelling proposals for new projects or client work

About PwC Ireland

PwC is the leading professional services firm in Ireland supporting clients on some of the most complex business challenges both nationally and internationally. We are seen as ‘trusted advisors’ to our clients, the people they call when they need some informal advice or some deep dive expertise to resolve strategic business issues. We are connected to PwC’s global network, bringing the power of our global expertise to deliver sustainable value for our local clients.

Our business in Ireland is enjoying robust growth and has ambitious plans to develop new offerings, including Digital, AI, Customer and ESG, to support our clients in the years ahead. These investments create career changing opportunities for all our staff as they adapt to deliver exceptional service to our clients.

Why you’ll love working for PwC (Benefits)

We want you to love every minute of your career with PwC.

But we get it: each stage of life comes with a new set of priorities and demands. This is why we support you with a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. There’s something for everyone. 

A competitive compensation package with a defined career path

We’ve over 3,000 people working in PwC Ireland and we hire over 300 graduates every year along with 300+ experienced hires so there is always lots going on with different societies and social events and you can get involved in as many or as little as you want.



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Job Posting End Date

November 3, 2022

Job information

Firm: PwC

Location: Dublin