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Supply Chain Procurement Senior Manager (Brisbane)

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About Accenture Intelligent Supply Chain and Operations

At Accenture, we harness real-time data flows from multiple sources. To predict what will happen—and when. Overcoming uncertainty through human ingenuity and autonomous machines working in harmony. Everything and everyone connected all the time. We’re supporting the world’s leading companies to speed change and to do this, we’ve evolved and converged. Orchestrating our services, industry, and ecosystem partners into a cohesive whole and to create a powerful end-to-end service that accelerates time to value for our clients. The Accenture Supply Chain & Operations team are continuously rebuilding supply chains for today’s demands and tomorrow’s opportunities. We take control of complexity and to make a positive impact on businesses, customers, society, and the planet. This is Accenture’s Intelligent Supply Chain.

Your role:

  • Planning strategies and solutions, providing broad supply chain advisory to address client’s issues based on an understanding of the client’s business and industry
  • Strategically manage the relationships with key client’s, supporting the business and clients with continuous improvement and cost saving initiatives
  • Optimizing, evaluating, and defining appropriate sourcing approaches and implementing methodologies, tools and technologies for the sourcing process based on the category
  • Performing cost analysis, benchmarking and reporting key metrics that will assist clients reduce their overall expenses
  • Providing thought leadership around best practices, developing, and supporting business team in overall business processes

Here's what you’ll need: ​

  • Experience in providing consultative advice and sound business acumen equipped with experiences in business development
  • Tactical and analytical mindset equipped with the ability to provide businesses with solutions and advises
  • Experience in operational transformation with the ability to improve client’s processes and deliverables
  • Excellent project management, business management and planning skills
  • Skilled communicator equipped with the ability to influence team and establish effective relationship with the Supply Chain & Operations team and clients

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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 information that allows us to track the effectiveness of our Inclusion and Diversity programs.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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