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Accenture Strategy - Sourcing & Procurement Consultant

Job Location: Amsterdam

Regional Description: Netherlands

Job Number: 00421181

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Accenture Strategy - Sourcing & Procurement Consultant


Why Accenture Strategy?


Accenture Strategy focuses on supporting multinationals in realizing bottom-line results on their most important C-level themes. Key strategic themes include shaping of growth & innovation, global operating models, digital strategies and transformational programs. 


Accenture Strategy is organized into three groups: Business Strategy, Operations & Functions Strategy, and Technology Strategy. This career opportunity is within the Operations & Functions Strategy practice. 


Strategy Consultant Sourcing & Procurement


As Strategy Consultant within our Sourcing & Procurement practice based in Amsterdam you shape and drive our client's Sourcing & Procurement agenda, focused on realizing value. Together with a team of talented and ambitious professionals, you will work closely together with our clients on strategic engagements ranging from operating model design, future procurement organization development, strategic sourcing of direct and indirect materials and dynamic supply chain topics. 


You will be engaged in multiple projects in a diverse and challenging range of industries. You will have the ability to operate in rapidly evolving and changing environments and comfortable with driving results. 


As a key team member, you will be given the autonomy to drive your deliverables while being part of a larger engagement. You will be supported by our global knowledge exchange network and leverage our experience. To contribute to executive decision making, you capture relevant data and information, perform quantitative and qualitative analyses and report on the outcomes. You will work closely with our clients at different levels in the organization to understand their needs and objectives and steer them in changing directions to exceed expectations.


Moreover, you are ambitious and be committed to develop yourself and be able to train and develop more junior consultants to produce a strong Sourcing & Procurement team. 


Your Experience & Profile


Successfully worked on multiple Sourcing & Procurement engagements

Ability to work independently and in a team environment 

Creative, analytical capabilities and problem-solving skills

Develop solutions and inspire, influence and encourage decision-making

Entrepreneurial spirit: high level of initiative and identify opportunities

Highly motivated, passionate and eager to succeed


Qualifications


Essential skills

  • Master's Degree
  • 3-5 years Sourcing & Procurement experience
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills 
  • Fluency in English & Dutch language, both written and verbal

Preferred skills

  • Strategy consulting experience 
  • Relevant background in global corporation or worked in international environment
  • Knowledge of sourcing systems (e.g. SAP ERP, SRM, Ariba, Oracle, Coupa, Empthoris, etc.) 

We offer

A work environment with a focus on your personal development. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. Within Accenture, we offer our employees a lot of learning opportunities in the area of capability and personal development.  You'll be attending training at international locations together with colleagues from various countries.

Moreover, you have the opportunity to contribute your expertise to our Corporate Citizenship Program. 


Accenture offers excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A permanent contract;
  • 13th month and holiday pay which you can manage in a flexible benefits tool;
  • Appealing bonus program;
  • Good transport arrangement e.g. (electric) lease car;
  • Pension scheme set up on your personal situation;
  • Laptop and smartphone;
  • Expense allowance;
  • Discount on Accenture shares.

Interested? 

Then we would be eager to get to know you. Apply directly online through the button ┬┤solliciteer online┬┤ and send us your cv and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy, you can contact Carlijn Remmelzwaal (Recruiter) at telephone number 020-493 8383.


An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.


About Accenture


Do you want to know more about a career at Accenture? Visit our website https://www.accenture-insights.nl/careers or follow us at www.Facebook.com/accenturenl.  


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. 


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