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Job Title: SC&O S&P
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 centers. With 513,000 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.
About Capability Network
Part of Strategy & Consulting, the Capability Network is a global distributed management consulting organization that provides management consulting and strategy expertise across the client lifecycle. Over 3,500 consultants are part of this rapidly expanding network, providing specialized and strategic industry and functional consulting expertise from key locations around the world. Our Capability Network teams complement Accenture’s in-country teams to deliver cutting-edge expertise and measurable value to clients all around the world. For more information, visit www.accenture.com/capabilitynetwork.
• In-depth understanding of sourcing and procurement fundamentals coupled with 2-4 years of consulting / industry experience across sourcing direct commodities, supplier development, supplier risk management, procurement operating model design / implementation and procure to pay process transformation
• Experience in a consulting firm and global exposure is desirable
• CG&S,Oil & Gas ,Automotive,Telecom or FMCG industry experience would be preferred
• An analyst in the Sourcing and Procurement team within the Capability Network (CN) in Accenture would be a part of globally diverse consulting team entrusted with the task of delivering sourcing and procurement engagements for clients across industries.
• The analyst is expected to work as part of a global team to support sourcing and procurement engagements, such as sourcing direct/indirect categories, conducting spend analyses / market intelligence, identifying cost reduction or process improvement opportunities, zero based budgeting, supplier relationship management and risk strategy etc.
About Practice :
The Capability Network is a global, distributed strategy and management consulting organization that drives value for our clients and creates competitive advantage for Accenture, through the use of its extensive capabilities, global reach and flexibility, and cost advantage.
Sourcing & Procurement (S&P) under Capability Network drives initiatives aimed at reduction in the direct and indirect spend categories. These savings value drivers are targeted for both immediate tactical and long term strategic cost reduction. Our strong analytics skills working alongside the latest digital and technology platforms help us deliver quantified and substantial reduction in procurement costs. Our team of industry experts have deep domain knowledge of the direct material categories across multiple industries.
Skills in Supply Base Management and Procurement Risk Management help us ensure our clients’ procurement operations are immune to the threats from uncertainty in supplier performance or supply chain volatility. Ariba, Emptoris, Coupa, Sievo, Ivalua are some of the technology enablers that differentiate us in the digital procurement space. We have extensive experience in Procurement Operating Model design where we are able to suggest the best operating model for our clients.
Various service offerings by the S&P teams are as follows
• Digital Procurement Transformation
• Digitization of Procurement processes
• Procurement Operating Model
• Procurement Analytics
• Zero Based Budgeting
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