Job Description

We Are:

Accenture is one of the world’s leading providers of sourcing and procurement services, we help our clients architect, build and operate high performance procurement organizations through our global and flexible solutions. At Accenture, we partner with forward-thinking business leaders, of the world’s most dynamic companies, to transform procurement and drive sustainable changes to their cost structures.

As one of the leading procurement business process services specialists, Accenture excels at helping companies build the foundation for long-term growth. We are committed to delivering exceptional service through our exceptional people, and as an employee you’d enjoy a fulfilling career in an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

 Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Business Process Services and internal Corporate Functions.  Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.

 Business Process Services professionals work on projects across a range of business processes, business applications and information technology.  They may provide technology services, such as application management, infrastructure management and systems integration, or they may deliver business process services, including finance and accounting, procurement and human resources. Depending on the role, Business Process Services professionals may be based at a client’s office or in one of Accenture’s 50 delivery centers around the world. 

You Are:

The Procurement Enablement Specialist manages client specific Supplier Enablement projects (Vendor Management, Catalog Management, Contract administration, Content enablement and eInvoicing Support). In addition, the Procurement Enablement Specialist collaborates with internal and/or external clients to deliver aspects of procurement operations, typically assigned to 1 to 3 accounts, and works actively on continuous improvement initiatives and ensures the clients enablement journey are addressing related client business outcomes and contracted SLAs for designated service.

The Work:

  • Work with Client Delivery and Mobilization to drive projects related to enablement of suppliers to eProcurement systems with contractual / service level obligations
  • Ensure that services are provided within assigned budgets and timelines; take action necessary to address any issues
  • Provide input to Accenture best practices
  • Deliver Supplier enablement processes including the following as per the client scope of services:
    • Vendor Registration to eProcurement tool
    • Vendor Master Data Maintenance processes
    • eInvoicing Vendor Onboarding
    • Contract Administration
    • Contract Content Enablement
    • Catalog Management
    • Vendor Master Data Cleansing and Enrichment
    • Buying Content Setup
    • Support Center
    • Buyer Portal Setup
  • Implement enablement best practices specific to client need and procurement operations strategy
  • Actively monitor and communicate enablement performance, opportunities to achieve targets, leading practices, etc. for designated clients throughout project duration.
  • Identify, research, report and complete tasks or issues related to enablement Services processes.
  • Maintain process documentation


Qualifications

Here’s What You Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree OR minimum of 4 years of supply chain/purchasing experience
  • Minimum of 4 years' of Procure to Pay experience

Bonus Points:

  • Minimum of 2 years of Ariba or Coupa experience
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working with MS Office (Excel and PowerPoint)

 Professional Skills:

  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Strong communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

Travel Requirements:

This position requires travel of approximately 20% to support client projects

 

What We Believe

We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

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.

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

For details, view a copy of the
Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an
email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States. 

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

Locations

GA - Atlanta,IL - Chicago,NC - Charlotte,NY - New York,PA - Philadelphia,PA - Pittsburgh,TX - Austin,TX - Dallas
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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