CN – Strategy – MC – SC&O – COE Responsible Value Chain – 11

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Job Description

Principal Duties
And Responsibilities: An analyst in the Sourcing and Procurement team within the Capability Network (CN) in Accenture would be a part of globally diverse consulting team entrusted with the task of delivering sourcing and procurement engagements for clients across industries. The analyst is expected to work as part of a global team to support responsible value chain engagements related to sourcing & procurement. The responsibilities of an analyst include but are not limited to the following:
• Integrate wider sustainability principles and frameworks into sourcing & procurement policies, processes, and strategies
• Understand client objectives and support multiple initiatives/engagements to address specific sustainability related business issues that client is facing
• Communicate business cases for sustainability initiatives to key stakeholders
• Define outcomes and formulate recommendations and technology solutions in line with clients' capabilities and limitations
• Conduct market/industry assessments for carbon, energy, water, waste, hazardous materials, environment impacts, human/labor rights etc.
• Develop and implement various dashboards using the latest technology tools to monitor and report key data, metrics, and insights to client stakeholders
• Research and identify latest trends and innovations in the space of sustainability and responsible value chain to develop robust solutions
• Support in developing functional capability and knowledge across the practice to ensure a consistent approach to embedding sustainability into supply chain activities
• Assist in developing category specific sourcing strategies, procurement operating model and sourcing and procurement process frameworks in line with the ESG targets
• In-depth understanding of sourcing and procurement fundamentals coupled with 2-4 years of consulting / industry experience across sustainable sourcing, responsible sourcing implementation, category management, strategic sourcing and supplier risk management
• Experience in a consulting firm and global exposure is desirable
• Strong proficiency in gathering, managing, and presenting data and analytics with prior sustainability experience
• Understanding of global and regional compliance and regulatory standards pertaining to ESG requirements is desirable

• Project implementation and stakeholder management experience


Qualifications: Educational Qualifications: MBA from Tier1 B School and/or BE/B.Tech from Tier 1 engineering institutes

Key Competencies and Skills: Knowledge of devising, developing, managing, and reporting on strategic sustainable development and direct impact reduction programs at corporate level

Experience in strategic sourcing, supplier relationship management and continuous improvement

Detailed understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with sustainability and improved environmental management across industries

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, networking and relationship management skills and ability to develop strong effective working relationships with internal and client networks

Well versed in end to end Sourcing and procurement activities

Assist in developing business case and value propositions for sustainable sourcing initiatives

Awareness of internationally recognized sustainability reporting standards and frameworks such as GRI (Global Reporting Initiative), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), GHG Protocol, disclosure to CDP

Knowledge of ESG/ sustainability tools (like Ecovadis, Rheaply, Greenstone etc.) is a plus

Knowledge of ESG databases (like Arabesque, EORA etc.) is a plus

Proficiency in MS Office- Excel, PowerPoint. Knowledge of Power BI is a plus

Role:Procurement Analyst

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT Services & Consulting

Functional Area:Procurement & Supply Chain

Role Category:Procurement & Purchase

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


UG:B.Tech/B.E. in Any Specialization

PG:MBA/PGDM in Any Specialization

Company Profile


Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.
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