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

From 2 to 4 year(s) of experience
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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
Qualifications: Educational Qualifications: MBA from Tier1 B School and/or BE/B.Tech from Tier 1 engineering institutes
Experience: 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

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:Strategic Management - Other

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT Services & Consulting

Functional Area:Strategic & Top Management

Role Category:Strategic Management

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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