Job Description

We are:
Supply Chain, and we move fast, think fast, and work fast. Our Fortune 500 clients need big-picture change, so we come at their challenges from all sides with functional insights, data power, digital leadership, and extensive industry know-how. It’s our job to show clients how to take major leaps forward in planning, procurement, manufacturing, and fulfilment. How do we do it? We call out the most important metrics. We cut costs. We connect suppliers and customers across the extended supply chain. And we create strategies and operating models that really work. Visit us here to find out more about Supply Chain.

The work is:
Supporting our clients across a broad range of industries to address their issues related to:
  • Competitive agility – maximizing the value of the procurement function
  • 3rd party cost takeout – complex sourcing, should cost modelling for SG&A and COGS, specifications / policy / process refinement
  • Digital disruption – RPA, AI, Blockchain, amongst others
  • Responsible Procurement – redefining, executing and monitoring performance against environmental, social and corporate governance targets.

Develop and apply on client engagements your skills related to:
  • Advanced analytics – spend, contracts, consumption
  • Should-cost modelling – indirect / SG&A (incl. technology, marketing, professional services, etc.) and direct / COGS (incl. chemicals, metals, ingredients, etc.)
  • Operating model architecture – people, process technology

You will also, throughout your work, have opportunities to:
  • Lead small to medium sized teams (3 – 10), with diverse backgrounds skills and knowledge
  • Effectively manage and coach others, collaborating with internal and external parties
  • Support client sales origination and thought leadership development
  • Challenge legacy ways of working using constructive techniques that fuel client growth
  • Drive a positive impact in the communities where we work and live

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Qualifications

You are:
A skillful procurement practitioner and advisor with a passion for Supply Chain Management/Operations, Logistics/Transportation, Sourcing and Procurement.

  • You are a top performer with a strong drive and a demonstrated track record of achievements
  • You are experienced in working in larger project settings - strategic or operational
  • You possess strong analytical skills and a proven ability to structure and solve complex problems
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, demanding and high energy environment
  • You are skilled in building and developing relationships and demonstrating leadership

Your background includes:

  • 2-5 years of working experience in the area of Supply Chain Management
  • A Master’s degree from a top University with excellent results 
  • Fluency in English and a Scandinavian language

Bonus points for:

  • Background in Strategy or Management Consulting
  • Msc. with majors in supply chain or operations

Interested?
Please enclose your CV, a cover letter and your university transcripts at latest by April 18th. This documentation can be submitted by clicking on the link below. 

We look forward to receiving your application!

Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation and gender identity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, providing an environment where everyone brings distinct experience, talent and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity!
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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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