Job Description

WHAT WILL YOU DO:


Sourcing management

  • Identify with Regional 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 suppliers
  • Award suppliers

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 suppliers 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
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Qualifications

WHAT DO WE EXPECT:

  • 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 German
  • A bachelor s degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, procurement or comparable professional education
  • 3-5 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


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 1 350 € 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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