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Sourcing & Cat Enablement Specialist-Procurement management

Noida Job No. aioc-s471434 Full-time
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Job Description

Skill required: Procurement management - Procurement Support Designation: Management Level - Team Lead/Consultant Job Location: Noida Qualifications: Any Graduation Years of Experience: 7 to 11 years About Accenture Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Technology and Operations services, and Accenture Song— all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 699,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.Visit us at    What would you do? You will be aligned with our Procurement vertical and help us in the process of finding and agreeing to terms, and acquiring goods, services, or works from an external source, often via a tendering or competitive bidding process. Procurement is used to ensure the buyer receives goods, services, or works at the best possible price when aspects such as quality, quantity, time, and location are compared. You will be working as a part of Procurement management team which uses a systematic approach for buying all the goods and services needed for a company to stay sustainable. They are involved in the identification of need, finding and qualifying the suppliers, requesting proposals, negotiating with suppliers, contracting, delivery and analyzing results. Accenture is seeking a Sourcing Specialist to collaborate with internal and external clients to lead/support low to high-complexity sourcing events related to various spend areas in categories like IT category (i.e., Software, IT Services, Hardware, and Telecom), CPS, HR, Professional services and I/O. You will help lead sourcing projects, client selection criteria, supplier selection processes, contract negotiations, and formal bidding processes. You will support the development of market insights from cross-client sourcing activities, provide financial analyses and collaborate with the Sourcing Category function. The Procurement Support team focuses on analyzing and designing the best practices for tactical and transactional procurement processes. The team is responsible for planning the implementation based on a detailed understanding of the technologies involved. Your role includes some or all the following key responsibilities. You should review these in conjunction with career-level guidelines to gain a clear understanding of the expectations for your role. ? Sourcing Execution • Manage/lead execution of sourcing projects required for multiple applications/use/clients • Spend & vendor consolidation to optimize the savings • Support/lead annual rate contracts with suppliers • Experience in conducting e-Auction • Strong hands-on experience working on ERP systems such as Jaeggar, Ariba, SAP, etc. • Interact with key customer and internal stakeholders and work closely with them to identify areas of improvement • Offer creative solutions to support the overall sourcing program and achieve desired results What are we looking for? • Adaptable and flexible • Ability to perform under pressure • Problem-solving skills • Detail orientation • Ability to establish strong client relationship • ? Required • B.E /B.Tech, MBA, CPSM / CPM (desired) • 6+ years of Sourcing & Category Management experience, out of which approximately 80% should be sourcing • Collaborate with the core team of a fast-growing Business Unit to extend and improve existing processes, develop new products and services, and support business unit strategic planning • To ensure timely project deliverables with the defined quality standards • Will be responsible for creating & presenting the deliverables to Client/Internal global team members • The degree of difficulty of an assignment or the level of problem-solving assessment and resolution required, as indicated by the degree of problem-solving, strategic vs. routine focus, and stakeholder interactions (e.g., Executives, Supervisor, etc.) • Requires identifying and assessing complex problems for area of responsibility. Creates solutions in situations in which analysis requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors • Requires adherence to the strategic direction set by senior management • Interaction with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture involving matters that may require acceptance of an alternate approach. Roles and Responsibilities • In this role you are required to do analysis and solving of moderately complex problems • May create new solutions, leveraging and, where needed, adapting existing methods and procedures • The person would require understanding of the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor • May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture • Guidance would be provided when determining methods and procedures on new assignments • Decisions made by you will often impact the team in which they reside • Individual would manage small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture • Please note that this role may require you to work in rotational shifts


Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

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