Procurement Practice Specialist

From 7 to 11 year(s) of experience
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Job Description

Skill required: Procurement management - Procurement Support

Designation: Management Level - Team Lead/Consultant

Job Location: Bengaluru

Qualifications: Any Graduation

Years of Experience: 7 to 11 years

What would you do?

Category Management

  • Establish, maintain and manage relationship between customer and supplier
  • Implement and support enforcement of buying and contracting processes
  • Define and manage contractual and supplier relationships
  • Effectively raise issues/concerns proactively and present options for resolution
  • Leverage Category Knowledge team to monitor category trends and conduct market research as needed to be incorporated into Sourcing Strategy and Category Plans Contracting
  • Accountable for contract management process on behalf of the customers for all commodities as required by the scope of work.
  • Responsible for negotiating contracts and execute within parameters set forth in customers' Service Oriented Architecture (SOA).
  • Drive savings on behalf of our customers by conducting opportunity assessments/ risk analysis/ Return on Investment(ROI) analysis by utilizing Accenture's category experience
  • Develop spend and savings forecasts for categories under management.
  • Understand customers' procurement policies and work towards improving compliance of end users.
  • Manage and develop supply base of assigned commodities with detailed knowledge of supplier capabilities.
  • Direct a variety of sourcing objectives including manual negotiations, traditional Request for Proposal (RFP) and various online Execution
  • Review operational results and identify opportunities for process changes and additional spend savings
  • Refine current sourcing strategy and recommend suggestions for improvement
  • Define sourcing (buying) and contracting process, recommend to and obtain approval from the Accenture customer
  • Formulate procurement and category-specific policies and lead implementation
  • Partner with the Category leads to develop and execute category strategy Metrics
  • Design supplier and user compliance management program, recommend policies and procedures, as well as implementation and performance tracking program
  • Establish metrics [Spend/Saving Tracker, Key Performance I
  • Role:Procurement / Purchase Manager

    Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

    Industry:IT Services & Consulting

    Department:Procurement & Supply Chain

    Role Category:Procurement & Purchase

    Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent

    Key Skills
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    UG:Any Graduate

    PG:Any Postgraduate

    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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