Skill required: Procurement management - Procurement Support
Designation: Management Level - Manager
Job Location: Noida
Qualifications: Any Graduation
Years of Experience: 13-18 years
About Accenture Operations
In today's business environment, growth isn't just about building value-it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model (https://www.accenture.com/in-en/insights/operations/intelligent-operations-2018) -one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients-by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models. Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture -the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology. Visit us at www.accenture.com
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.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for individuals who have the following skillset:
+ Procurement Support
+ Spot Buy Sourcing
+ Ability to perform under pressure
+ Problem-solving skills
+ Detail orientation
+ Strong analytical skills
+ Ability to establish strong client relationship
It would be a value add if you are proficient in:
+ Procurement Management
+ Accounts Payable Processing
+ Payment Processing Operations
Roles and Responsibilities
+ In this role you are required to identify and assess complex problems for area of responsibility
+ You will need to create solutions in situations which requires an in-depth analysis/evaluation of variable factors
+ This will require alignment to strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near-term goals
+ Your primary interaction will be with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture, involving matters that may require acceptance of an alternate approach
+ Some latitude in decision-making is involved, you will act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments
+ You will need to flag risks to clients and Accenture stakeholders and propose action plans where needed
+ You will need to have an innovative mindset to identify improvement opportunities to optimize processes, decrease costs and increase client value
+ Decisions that you make in this role will have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility
+ You will be managing medium - large sized teams and/or work efforts at a client or within Accenture
+ You would require transformation mindset and eye for identifying automation/process improvement opportunities.
Please note this role may require you to work in rotational shifts.
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