Senior Manager Sourcing & Procurement – Accenture Consulting – Products Industry group (Amsterdam)
- Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
- Permanent, Full time
- 19 Jan 18 2018-01-19
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Senior Manager Sourcing & Procurement - Accenture Consulting - Products Industry group (Amsterdam)
Accenture is the world leader in Procurement Services, with a workforce of over 12,500 procurement specialists we offer an integrated suite of procurement consulting, technology and outsourcing. Within our outsourcing service we manage over 137 Billion euro spend on behalf of our clients. We are the largest procurement technology system integrator and consult our procurement clients on a wide variety of topics, ranging from strategy and organizational design to deep category sourcing.
As Senior Manager Sourcing & Procurement you are shaping and delivering large-scale procurement transformations, helping our clients become a High Performance Procurement organization. Based on your knowledge and experience, you will predominantly work within 'source to contract' or 'procure to pay' processes.
Source to Contract
You support procurement departments to drive value. Either executing cost improvement programs, covering in both direct and indirect spend or transforming sourcing teams and equipping them with the right structures, processes and systems. Accenture's renowned Zero Based Budgeting and Strategic Sourcing Methodology ensures maximum cost savings as well as strong internal alignment with stakeholders.
Procure to Pay
You mainly focus on the organizational structure, processes and technology behind the procure to pay flow. These elements are targeted and transformed, aiming to ensure both (price) compliance as well as improving transition efficiency. After detailed analysis of the areas of improvement, you develop a Procure to Pay operating model, specifying process, technology and organizational structure.
As Senior Manager you lead the project team and are responsible for the success of the project and management of the client stakeholders
Regardless of the role, the position offers great possibilities to leverage and expand your knowledge and skillset. You work with multidisciplinary teams from often different nationalities. You learn Accenture's standards and methods and get on-the-job training from experienced colleagues that allow you to develop yourself.
Place in the organization
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations, with more than 375,000 employees, serving clients in more than 120 countries. Accenture develops and implements technology solutions to improve clients' productivity and efficiency-and may run parts of their operations on their behalf. Ultimately, Accenture enables our clients to become high-performance businesses and governments.
The products operating group serves and manages clients within the consumer goods, retail, life sciences, travel and automotive industries
- Master's degree
- 8 or more years Sourcing & Procurement experience or relevant experience in Products industry
- Excellent communicational skills (Dutch and English)
- Consulting experience
- Experience with business development
- Affinity with Procurement software (SAP Ariba, Emptoris, Coupa)
A work environment with a focus on your personal development. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. Within Accenture, we offer our employees a lot of learning opportunities in the area of capability and personal development. You'll be attending training at international locations together with colleagues from various countries.
Moreover, you have the opportunity to contribute with your expertise to our Corporate Citizenship Program.
Accenture offers excellent employee benefits, including:
- A permanent contract;
- 13th month and holiday pay which you can manage in a flexible benefits tool;
- Appealing bonus program;
- Good transport arrangement e.g. (electric) lease car;
- Pension scheme set up on your personal situation;
- Laptop and smartphone;
- Expense allowance;
- Discount on Accenture shares.
Then we would be eager to get to know you. Apply directly online through the button 'solliciteer online' and send us your cv and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Puck Becht via firstname.lastname@example.org.
An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.
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