Skill required: Procurement management - Procurement Support
Designation: Management Level - Analyst
Job Location: Chennai
Qualifications: Any Graduation
Years of Experience: 3-5 years
About Accenture Operations
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What would you do?
You will be aligned with our Procurement vertical and help us in the process of finding and agreeing to terms, and acquiring goods, services, or works from an external source, often via a tendering or competitive bidding process. Procurement is used to ensure the buyer receives goods, services, or works at the best possible price when aspects such as quality, quantity, time, and location are compared.
You will be working as a part of Procurement management team which uses a systematic approach for buying all the goods and services needed for a company to stay sustainable. They are involved in the identification of need, finding and qualifying the suppliers, requesting proposals, negotiating with suppliers, contracting, delivery and analyzing results.
The Procurement Support team focuses on analyzing and designing the best practices for tactical and transactional procurement processes. The team is responsible for planning the implementation based on a detailed understanding of the technologies involved. The role may require for you to provide ongoing maintenance of suppliers, create catalogue content and maintain user authorization data. The team also utilizes procurement applications to provide efficient and effective transactions and maximize compliance.
Roles and Responsibilities
+ In this role, you are required to analyze and solve lower-complexity problems
+ Your day to day interaction is with peers within Accenture before updating supervisors
+ You may have limited exposure with clients and/or Accenture management
+ You will be given moderate level instructions on daily work tasks and detailed instructions on new assignments
+ You will need to be well versed with basic statistics and terms involved in the day to day business and use it while discussing with stakeholders
+ You will be expected to constantly be on the lookout for ways to enhance value for your respective stakeholders/clients
+ The decisions you make impact your work and may impact the work of others
+ You will be an individual contributor as a part of a team, with a focused scope of work.
Please note this role may require you to work in rotational shifts.
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