Job Location: Brisbane
Regional Description: Australia
Job Number: 00680525 00680525_en-GB
Accenture is one of the world’s leading providers of sourcing and procurement services, we help our clients architect, build and operate high performance procurement organizations through our global and flexible solutions. At Accenture, we partner with forward-thinking business leaders, of the world’s most dynamic companies, to transform procurement and drive sustainable changes to their cost structures.
As one of the leading procurement business process services specialist, Accenture excels at helping companies build the foundation for long-term growth. We are committed to delivering exceptional service through our exceptional people, and as an employee you’d enjoy a fulfilling career in an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Business Process Services and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.
Business Process Services professionals work on projects across a range of business processes, business applications and information technology. They may provide technology services, such as application management, infrastructure management and systems integration, or they may deliver business process services, including finance and accounting, procurement and human resources. Depending on the role, Business Process Services professionals may be based at a client’s office or in one of Accenture’s 50 delivery centers around the world.
Owns the management of executed contracts (from a procurement perspective) once implemented by Accenture’s team of Sourcing Project Managers.
Participate to kick-off meetings further to a new contract being executed
Management of Active Contracts, including interacting with Contract Owners, defining the course-of-action ahead of contract expirations, monitoring spending of Total Contract Value (contracted funds), releasing/managing Bank Guarantees
Follow-up of Contractual Continuous Improvements
Manage contractual Price Reviews: maintain a tracker, obtain new prices, check accuracy against contract, update prices in the ERP system
Organise and attend Supplier Relationship Meetings, distribute minutes and follow-up on actions
Occasionally attend supplier Site Visits
When necessary, organise meetings to resolve suppliers’ non-performance issues
Manage suppliers’ requests related to current contracts price changes, delivery performance, part number changes, etc.
Monitor purchases leakages/off-contract purchases
Minimum of 5 years of experience in Procurement
Previous experience working within the resource industry, on-site work would be ideal
Previous experience as a Contract Administrator or Contract Manager
Excellent communication skills
Enjoys face-to-face interactions and relationship building
Interacting with Suppliers and stakeholders
Travel to client site every other week, 2-3 nights per visit
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
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