Job Description

Procurement Category Manager – Contractor Spend

 

Accenture have an opportunity for an experienced Procurement Category Manager to join our UKI Procurement team. The category that this Procurement Category Manager would focus on exclusively would be around contractor/recruitment agency spend.

 

The successful candidate will:

  • Develop and implement procurement strategies that secure the best total value for the contractor related services we procure.
  • Have the opportunity to implement a local strategy for the category in alignment with our global strategy. This includes supplier management strategies and talent fulfilment strategies
  • Be required to develop industry knowledge in relation to the contractor category, to allow for effective discussions, stakeholder management and negotiations with key business stakeholders/suppliers.
  • Ensure the highest level of compliance with local legislations, regulations and Accenture policies.


Qualifications

Required Experience.

 

  • 5 years plus procurement experience
  • Experience building and maintaining strong business relationships with local key stakeholders across a large enterprise.
  • People Management Experience
  • Supplier selection and negotiation experience.  

 

 

Desired Experience 

  • Previous exposure to interacting with recruitment agencies as suppliers is advantageous.

 

 

About Accenture  

 “Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com” 

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as applicable by law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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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