Senior Procurement Lead
Help solve problems, shape the world around us and change lives for the better; through collaboration, innovation and a community of empowered and passionate people.
In response to continued growth an opportunity exists for a motivated and outcome focused Senior Procurement Lead with a genuine track record in driving innovation for new generation outsourcing, managing supplier issues and helping develop strategy on the procurement category. You will have great problem-solving and strategic skills plus, if possible, experience with managing medium or large sized teams.
To ensure your success your experience will include:
Development of procurement outsourcing strategy
Coordinating development of on-demand tools
Developing strategy for procurement
Managing supplier issues
Reviewing contracted SLAs with suppliers
Analysis of publication of data, drawings, SOWs, material specs and design documents
Baseline security clearance or ability to obtain one is essential
But why the Public Sector? We support our government clients to deliver better policy and service delivery outcomes and our people play an active role in crafting solutions to programs of national significance. We utilise flexible business frameworks and work in blended teams to build sustainable capability and innovate to develop product and solve problems that change lives.
We provide a collaborative and supportive environment in which you are empowered to shape and manage your career journey. We support your development through our ongoing emphasis on professional development and fostering everyday opportunities to work with our partners and leadership team.
At Accenture, we thrive to improve the way the world lives, works, plays, protects, and grows. We create high-performing and intelligent businesses, governments, and flourishing communities. Our purpose is to deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity, starting with Accenture and delivering it for our clients. We do it using our unrivalled ability to deliver end-to-end services that transform, digitise, power, run and secure innovative solutions.
Our Commitment to You
Company Culture – Work alongside a group of diverse people, in an inclusive environment, who share your passion about technology and making the world a better place in a truly human way.
Gender Equality - We have set bold goals to achieve a gender-balanced workforce by 2025. This means a workforce that is equally 50% women and 50% men for those whose gender is binary.
Flexible Working Environment – We provide several voluntary options including job-sharing opportunities, flexible time schedules, compressed work weeks, and extended weekends.
18-weeks paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, to all permanent full-time and part-time employees of all gender identities, with no waiting period to access.
Employee Share Purchase Plan – You can own a piece of the company, while working towards its success.
Career Development – From day one, Accenture will help you develop a structured career plan and provide you with the resources you need to achieve your best. You will have access to world class learning and leadership programs within Accenture and with our Learning Partners.
Professional Societies Reimbursement - Accenture in an active member and sponsor of a number of industry professional organisations and supports its employees in their engagement with any professional societies.
Local and International Career Opportunities – We are a global company, serving clients in more than 120 countries and we want to grow our talent by providing them with opportunities across the globe. We also have the Accenture Development Partnerships where our people can use their skills to address complex social, economic, and environmental issues in the developing world.
Relaxation – In additional to your 4 weeks annual leave, you can participate in other leave programs such as the Purchase Leave Program and the Summer Leave Program because we know sometimes you just need that extra break.
…. and many more benefits! We are a Work180 endorsed employer and you can read about our benefits here: https://au.work180.co/employers/accenture/benefits
We encourage you to ask about our benefits during the interview process.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Please note you will need to be an Australian citizen to be considered for Public Sector opportunities.
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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.
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