Sourcing Specialist - Professional Services

Adelaide, South Australia, au
Company: Accenture
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-07-24 19:18:20
Help our customers address urgent and critical business initiatives and projects with strong project management and procurement , scope of work, volume forecasts , opportunity definition and sourcing , supplier base, supply pattern and define a granular baseline that will allow accurate savings , quality and deliverables expected, leverage Accenture Source to Contract platform to closely manage the sourcing , review accuracy of the scope to tender with stakeholder, prepare RFP, engage with , liaise with end user s to obtain technical and risk evaluations, perform bid analysis and savings identification, coordinate award decision with stakeholders , create and submit business case for award approvalNegotiate with shortlisted vendors to meet client expectations from commercial, technical and legal departures perspectivesDraft contract, support implementation tasks when Basic QualificationsMinimum of 5 years of experience in procurement or, strategic sourcing or, supply chain management or inventory managementMinimum of 1 year of experience in contract drafting and or exposure to technical Scope of WorksMinimum of 1 year of experience in contracting negotiation processes and best practicesPrevious experience in sourcing or managing the following spend categoriesProfessional Services, and orMarketing and Advertising, and orFacilities Management, and orConsumables MRO, and orLogistics Less Than Truckload, Small parcelsPreferred SkillsExceptional multi tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple end to end project cyclesGood communication, including some level of technical terminology vocabulary specific to the categories to source procureExcellent organization time management and process complianceProficiency with Excel and Power PointContract drafting experienceAttention to detailsStrong project management and relationship building skillsAdaptable management style to conform to the varied corporate cultures and organizational structures of our customersKnowledge of procurement operations, inventory warehousingExperience working directly with key stakeholders in business unitsAgile and interested in digital and automation of processesAbout AccentureAccenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services-all powered by the world's largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at At Accenture, our philosophy is anchored in recognising that our people are multi-dimensional. We take an intersectional human approach to create a work environment where all people feel like they can bring their authentic selves to work, every day. We believe that equality drives innovation. Our commitment to accelerating equality starts at the top with our board and CEO and extends across every part of the company. This comes to life when our people own the equality agenda, making it part of their jobs - every decision, every day - and feel free to speak up and to act. We do not tolerate discrimination because of differences, such as age, ability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, or sexual orientation. We want a workplace that is inclusive and diverse to that end we are setting bold goals and taking comprehensive action. To achieve these goals, we collect infomation that allows us to track the effectiveness of our Inclusion and Diversity programs. Learn how Accenture protects your personal data and know your rights in relation to your personal data. Read more about our Privacy Statement. (https://) Julie ThaiSaunders is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.#disability

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