Job Description

Category Strategy plan
Support implementation of the Category strategy for Iberia local projects and initiatives
Work in alignment with global regional local P and category goals
Provide input on the category strategy.
Actively participate in category community calls and foster team spirit at local level

Contract management
Negotiate and deploy Accenture contracts to suppliers, including best practices metrics SLA, in collaboration with Legal department
Ensure implementation Local Country Addendum of global regional agreements
Ensure compliance with local legislation and Accenture internal policies
Manage supplier s contract signature by both parties
Store suppliers signed contracts into contracts repository archiving tools

Stakeholders management
Manage internal stakeholders feedback on category organization supplier performance
Promote the category and build relationships with key stakeholders higher management within Accenture business .
Liaise with multiple departments Category, Procurement, Legal, Operations to ensure communication paths remain open
Provide an escalation point for sourcing challenges

Maintain the established Monthly reporting for the assigned Category.
Assist in ad hoc reporting if needed
Support quarterly spend and headcount analysis

Sourcing management
Support roll out of global regional sourcing initiatives within the Iberia region
Leverage the standard Sourcing methodology to achieve significant value in sourcing, negotiation and contracting
Provide support in upfront market research and supplier identification for all sourcing projects
Draw up technical specifications for local sourcing projects based on stakeholders requirements
Perform supplier selection and negotiate commercial proposal with suppliers
Prepare a recommendation report for stakeholders as a decision tool to help them selecting suppliers
Award suppliers


  • Ability to understand and communicate Iberia region nuances market, process, relationships
  • Strong relationship management skills and a proactive customer focused approach
  • Comfortable working in a matrix type organization
  • Understanding of Accenture s type of business model
  • Strong analytical, presentation, communication written oral , interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Forward and solution minded, team player and with high degree of self management
  • Adaptable and comfortable working with ambiguity
  • Proven knowledge of Procurement methodology and sourcing execution
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, adopt a flexible approach and prioritize tasks appropriately
  • Comfortable navigating in a multicultural and broad environment and with all levels of the organization
  • Proficient in MS office especially PowerPoint and Excel
  • High level understanding and experience in data analysis.
  • Fluent in English Spanish preferably also Portuguese .

Key Relationships

Market Unit Category Manager
Market Unit Sourcing Contracting team
Market Unit Procurement Lead
Local Business Stakeholders

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