IT Sourcing Specialists

  • Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Permanent, Part time
  • KPMG Australia
  • 21 Apr 18

See job description for details

  • We provide an agile work environment and a career that flexes to your lifestyle
  • Have you had previous roles as a consultant, buyer or service provider delivering IT sourcing projects to achieving successful business outcomes?
  • Opportunity in Melbourne (Full time, but open to consider part time candidates)
KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG's Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory practice is continually ranked as one of the 'The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors' according to independent assessor IAOP with over 1,100 consultants globally.

Our goal is to provide our clients with the full suite of capabilities required to provision services and drive high value, sustainable transformation in their business service models. No other firm combines the data, methods and practical experience in shared services delivery and outsourcing with the broad, global transformation capabilities that KPMG brings to its clients.

KPMG is experiencing significant growth in this practice and is recruiting for staff at the Senior Consultant and/or Manager level in our Melbourne office.

We are seeking Information Technology Sourcing specialists with experience in outsourcing selection, service establishment, remediation, sales/bid management, transition, service delivery, or vendor / contract management;

If you also have experience in Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and/or Shared Services projects, this would be highly regarded.

Your new role

Primarily, your responsibilities will be focused on:
  • Delivery of IT sourcing projects (and/or in a supporting role on larger scale outsourcing programs)
  • Providing advice on all parts of the sourcing lifecycle (strategy, design, implementation, monitor) as well as the potential for leveraging shared services and outsourcing arrangements
  • Delivering quality business outcomes in complex and fluid environments to clients
  • Being an active participant in the continued growth of the Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory practice
You bring to the role

The successful candidates will be able to clearly demonstrate experience in IT Sourcing;
  • Experience through roles in either:
    • consulting or service provider organisations delivering to clients
    • buyer/customer who is commercial minded with a focus on delivery
  • A high level understanding of the Australian outsourcing market, service providers and trends reflecting legacy and disruptive technology changes
  • Good Melbourne network, as well as experience in industries such as Government, Telecom, Financial Services, Retail/Consumer Products, Travel & Logistics, Utilities.
  • Appropriate qualifications including a degree in a related discipline, with a working knowledge of industry methodologies e.g. ITIL, PRINCE2
As a Manager, your practical experience may come from previous lead roles such as a Sourcing Manager, Project Manager, Contract Manager or Commercial Manager.

As a Senior Consultant, your practical experience may come from previous support roles such as Business Analyst, Project Support or Sourcing Officer.

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

Advertised: 16 Apr 2018 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 29 Apr 2018 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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