CN – Strategy – MC – SC&O – Direct Materials

From 2 to 7 year(s) of experience
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Job Description

Principal Duties

And Responsibilities: An applicant in the ZBX team within the Capability Network (CN) in Accenture would be a part of a globally diverse consulting team entrusted with the task of delivering cost transformation engagements for clients across industries.

The resource is expected to work as part of a global team to support and lead ZBX engagements across a broad range of industries to address their issues related to:

Competitive agility - maximizing the value of the procurement function

COGs Cost takeout - utilizing various technical and commercial levers including complex sourcing, fact-based negotiation, should-cost modelling, tear-down, design to cost principles, specification rationalization

Digital disruption - RPA, AI, Blockchain, amongst others

Mergers & Acquisition - clean room-based synergy identification and PMI execution

Responsible Procurement - redefining, executing and monitoring performance against environmental, social and corporate governance targets.

You will spot, isolate, and solve procurement problems using your skills in:

Advanced analytics - spend, contracts, consumption, parts rationalization and complexity reduction. Predictive and prescriptive insights driven from market based conditions

Should-cost modelling Direct / COGS (incl. chemicals, resins/plastics, metals, ingredients, contract manufacturing, assemblies, semi conductors etc.)

Operating model architecture - people, process technology

You will also, throughout your work, have opportunities to:

Lead small to medium sized teams (3 - 10), with diverse backgrounds skills and knowledge

Effectively manage and coach others, collaborating with internal and external parties

Support client sales origination and thought leadership development

Challenge legacy ways of working using constructive techniques that fuel client growth

Drive a positive impact in the communities where we work and live

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

Experience: An expert in Direct Materials Procurement. You know how to make procurement work for clients, society, and our planet - ensuring input products and services are received responsibly without interruption. And, what s more - you ve got the real-life experience and analytical know-how in one or several manufacturing industries and associated Direct Material Categories to reduce product complexity, optimize supply chain risk exposure, increase supplier resiliency long-term profitability.

Anywhere between 2-12 years of experience across levels including consulting / strategy/ industry experience working in Direct Materials Procurement or COGs related cost takeout initiatives

Experience in a consulting firm and global exposure is desirable

Oil & Gas, Healthcare (Operations), CG&S, Retail, Automotive, Telecom, Logistics and Hi-Tech industry experience would be preferred

Key Competencies and Skills: Assist in developing business case for ZBX programs

Ability to support execution of various stages of strategic cost reduction, zero based budgeting and operations value transformation programs

Ability to identify, evaluate and prioritize sourcing and cost reduction opportunities through in-depth spend analysis

Conduct effective category specific secondary market research (including supply market dynamics, demand trends, industry cost structures, Porter s 5 forces analysis) and develop meaningful recommendations

Assist in developing category specific sourcing strategies

Familiarity with analytical tools such MS Excel, PowerBI, Alteryx, etc. would be desirable

Knowledge of MS Access, SQL would be an additional advantage

Excellent data analytics / data interpretation and presentation skills are essential

Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must

Should have good project and people management skills

Role:Stores & Material Management - Other

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT Services & Consulting

Functional Area:Procurement & Supply Chain

Role Category:Stores & Material Management

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


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

Company Profile

Accenture Solutions Pvt Ltd

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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