Job Description

POSITION DESCRIPTION
 
Accenture Procurement Plus is seeking a talented Procurement professional to support the sourcing execution for the IT/Technology category with a European scope. Accenture launched its global transformation of Procurement to Procurement Plus in September 2018, to build an organization that is closely supporting Accenture’s business, not just managing savings and purchase orders!
The IT/Technology category includes all sourcing activities involving third-party companies employed by Accenture to support Accenture’s internal and external clients’ IT requirements.
 
WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Lead sourcing projects, including all key steps such as strategy development, supplier negotiation, award recommendations, business case presentations, etc.
  • Work with senior level stakeholders to lead and execute strategic sourcing projects.
  • Communicate frequently and professionally with customer stakeholders regarding the status of the procurement aspect of the project.   
  • Ability to work closely with other internal stakeholders like Legal, Information Security, Platform Management team, Contract Managers, etc.
  • Participate in initiatives aimed at improving productivity and efficiency to support company and account growth.  
  • Suggest process improvements across the whole of Procurement Plus.

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Qualifications

WHAT WE EXPECT
  • 10 - 12 years of experience in the procurement sourcing and at least 3 - 5 years in IT/Technology sourcing.
  • Understanding of the legislations across Europe related to procurement and to the use of subcontractors.
  • Understanding of supplier sourcing, contract negotiation and supplier management.
  • Strategic sourcing and category management expertise including Contract drafting, and contract law.
  • Strong stakeholder and supplier relationship management skills, analytical and reporting skills.
  • Intermediate/High level Microsoft Office proficiency including expertise in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
 
WHAT WE OFFER
Accenture offers a competitive compensation package. As required by the Slovak law we state, that the legal monthly minimum gross base pay starting from 2 560 € depending on your professional and personal qualifications in the required areas.
 
Recognition:
• Guaranteed Paid overtime or overtime vacation
• Cafeteria – Budget for benefits based on your choice
• Transparent bonus structure
• Refer-a-Friend – get a bonus in the employee referral program
• Loyalty presents
Flexibility:
• Flexible working arrangements (Flex-work, Home Office)
• Option to participate on projects abroad
Future:
• Wide range of leading-edge trainings (including various language
course)
• Teambuilding activities
• Regular performance management and evaluation process
• Ongoing career guidance and mentoring
Family & Health:
• Multisport card which grants an access to hundreds of different
gyms, studios and swimming pools
• Three self-recovery days without doctor‘s note
• Sick leave compensation
• Family oriented benefits (Wedding and New baby bonus, Inhouse day care)

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 protected by federal, state, or local law.

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

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