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Summer Associate, Strategy & Operations, Manufacturing Operations, Consulting – Rutgers (Consulting)

Deloitte Consulting LLP is one of the world’s leading management consulting firms for executable strategy, operations, technology, and human capital advisory services. The consulting practice is built around integrated core capabilities ‑ people, process and technology and industry expertise ‑ the capabilities needed to help clients to tackle their most complex challenges.

process and technology and industry expertise ‑ the capabilities needed to help clients to tackle their most complex challenges.


The Strategy & Operations service area works with client senior management to help them in their efforts to make major decisions and implement improvements that dramatically increase their company’s performance by focusing on  “executable strategy” and by integrating industry and functional knowledge in corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, customer relationships, technology, financial management, supply chain, and operations.


Summer Associate Strategy & Operations, Manufacturing Operations, Deloitte Consulting


Few initial career opportunities provide the combination of accelerated learning and skill development, personal growth and challenge, and fast pace that are provided by the Summer Associate position in our Strategy & Operations service area.  Here you will be able to apply your capabilities and talent toward both helping clients in their efforts to solve their complex business issues and helping them through to implementation.


As a Summer Associate, you will have the opportunity to take the knowledge you have developed in your graduate studies and prior experience and apply them to projects in the Manufacturing Operations (Supply Chain Management) service line within the Strategy & Operations practice.  Our Manufacturing Operations service line helps clients across multiple industries in their efforts to deliver more value at every step across their supply chain; Strategy, Planning, Logistics & Distribution, Sourcing & Procurement, Manufacturing & Operations and Product Development.


We undertake only those projects which are meaningful to our clients and which we believe will allow us to add clear value through our services. You will work as a member of a diverse project team, typically between 3 and 10 people.


Your responsibilities could include establishing analytical frameworks and conducting complex business analyses, conducting external research and data gathering, developing effective relationships with the client, working with the client to help them achieve the benefits of our services, and adding to the service line’s knowledge base from your project experience.


We take your professional development as seriously as you do.  Our principals, directors, and senior managers actively consult, and you will work side by side with these highly skilled and effective consultants from whom you will learn and hone your skills as a consulting professional.  You will be encouraged to take as much responsibility as you can, and you will be pushed to deliver results to our clients that test you.  As your skills and experience grow, you will in turn be expected to mentor people more junior to you as part of your professional development trajectory.


You will receive periodic, intense formal training and professional counseling to complement your

academic and project team-based learning.  You will travel to and work mostly at the client site so that our work is implemented in the client environment.  However, we take our community responsibilities seriously, and you will have multiple opportunities to be active in your community and local office via a variety volunteer activities that you can choose to participate in.

We are seeking exceptional individuals from a variety of schools and programs. Qualified candidates will possess the following characteristics/attributes:

  • Graduation from a MBA or Masters program specialized in Supply Chain discipline(s)
  • 2-4 years of prior supply chain consulting and/or relevant industry experience
  • Experience in one or more of the following capabilities: supply chain strategy/planning, sourcing & procurement, product development, logistics & distribution, or Lean operations
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
  • Solid history of superior personal achievement in school and work
  • Highly motivated to achieve desired goals and objectives
  • Strong analytical skills, including proficiency with spreadsheets and databases (MS Excel and MS Access)
  • Leadership and team-building abilities 
  • Flexibility 
  • Willingness to travel frequently (required)




Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world’s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.

At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients’ will be heard.

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