Job Description

The Sourcing Execution Senior Analyst will work as a key member of the HR Category Team on the Accenture Internal Account for Gallia region. Within this position the candidate will be responsible for supporting sourcing projects and independently managing low medium complexity value sourcing projects and price negotiations. With some existing procurement knowledge, this position will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to further develop his her specialized skills within the Sourcing Service Delivery Management.

This position is for limited 1 year contract.

WHAT WILL YOU DO:

Category Strategy & plan:

  • Implement the HR Category strategy projects and initiatives

  • Actively participate in category community calls and foster team spirit at local level

Sourcing management:

  • Identify with Regional HR Category Leads sourcing projects in line with the global/regional category strategies

  • Create and maintain local sourcing pipeline too through spend analysis and regular stakeholders meeting

  • Support roll-out of global/regional sourcing initiatives

  • Leverage the standard Sourcing methodology to achieve significant value in sourcing, negotiation and contracting

  • Provide support in upfront market research and supplier identification for all sourcing projects

  • Design and develop relevant RFP documents for projects in line with global/regional strategies; when applicable, use e-sourcing & e-auctions tools

  • Perform supplier selection and negotiate commercial proposal with suppliers

  • Prepare a recommendation report for stakeholders as a decision tool to help them selecting supplier(s)

  • Award supplier(s)

Contract management:

  • Negotiate and deploy supplier’s contracts, including best practices metrics & SLA, in collaboration with Legal department

  • Ensure implementation Local Country Addendum of global/regional agreements

  • Ensure compliance with local legislation and Accenture internal policies

  • Manage supplier’s contract signature by both parties

  • Store suppliers signed contracts into contracts repository & archiving tools

Buying process:

  • Create supplier(s) in purchasing system assessing the right buying channels (catalog, Buy on Contract, Ariba Network etc …)

  • Promote usage of negotiated contracts and monitor adoption rate to it

  • Maintain preferred suppliers list

Stakeholders management

  • Manage internal stakeholders’ feedback on category organization & supplier performance

  • Proactively organize sessions with internal customers to identify value contribution opportunities

  • Liaise with multiple departments (Category, Procurement, Legal, Operations) to ensure communication paths remain open

  • Provide an escalation point for sourcing challenges

Supplier management

  • Promote greater use of Global or Regional Strategic Providers

  • Manage local supplier relationships in line with Global Category and 360 Value Mgmt. strategy

Deploy & adhere to global procurement process

  • When applicable, support development of global end to end procurement process, templates and tools

  • Modify the process, as required, to meet unique regional category specific requirements

  • Ensure the highest level of compliance with local legislations, regulations and Accenture policies with the support of the Procurement Plus Risk team

  • Review KPI related to the categories (PSL usage, Contract compliance, Radix health, saving target, …) and take the proper actions

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Qualifications

WHAT DO WE EXPECT:

  • A bachelor`s degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, procurement or comparable professional education

  • 3 years working experience in Procurement/ Sourcing preferably in the commodities in scope including:

  • Ability to understand client requirements and executing Procurement strategies to meet those requirements

  • Extensive experience in sourcing, contract negotiation and supplier management

  • Good understanding of Procurement processes

  • Proven knowledge of Procurement methodology and sourcing execution

  • Strong analytical, presentation, communication (written & oral), interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills

  • Strong relationship management skills and a proactive customer-focused approach

  • Forward and solution minded, team player and with high degree of self-management

  • Ability to manage multiple projects, adopt a flexible approach and prioritize tasks appropriately

  • Comfortable navigating in a multicultural and broad environment and with all levels of the organization

  • Fluent in English, spoken and written Dutch

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 1 600 € depending on your professional and personal qualifications in the required areas.

  • Cafeteria – Budget for benefits up to your choice

  • Multisport card which grants an access to hundreds of different gyms, studios and swimming pools

  • Subsidized meal vouchers

  • Special package of banking products

  • Recommend-a-Friend - get a bonus in the employee referral program

  • Wedding and new baby bonus

  • Paid overtime or overtime vacation

  • Loyalty presents

  • Supplementary pension

  • Sick leave compensation

  • Employee share purchase plan

  • Teambuilding activities

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.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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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