(Senior) Consultant Sourcing & Procurement – Industriegroep Products

  • Competitive
  • Amsterdam, Hollande-Septentrionale, Pays-Bas
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Accenture
  • 17 déc. 17 2017-12-17

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Job description
(Senior) Consultant Sourcing & Procurement - Industriegroep Products

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.

Job Description
As Sourcing & Procurement Consultant 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.
Depending on your experience you start as Consultant or Manager in our Amsterdam practice. As a Consultant you advise on complex problems and help implementing the right solution. As 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

Basic qualifications
Essential skills:
- Master's degree
- 2 or more years Sourcing & Procurement experience or relevant experience in Products industry
- Excellent communicational skills (Dutch and English)

Preferred skills
- Consulting experience
- Affinity with Procurement software (SAP Ariba, Emptoris, Coupa)
- International working experiences

We offer
We offer a work environment centered around your development. You work together with talented colleagues from many nationalities on challenging projects for the leading national and international companies. Accenture offers room for training on both business skills as well as personal development. Training is offered on international locations together with colleagues from many countries. We provide excellent primary and secondary working conditions, including;
- Contract for indefinite duration
- 13th month and holiday allowance, which you can allocate in a flexible benefits tool
- Attractive bonus scheme
- Enhanced and flexible mobility solutions
- Pension scheme tailored to personal needs
- Laptop and smartphone which can be used for personal use as well
- Discount on Accenture stock

We are happy to get you know you. Apply directly online via the button 'Apply online'. We would like to receive your resume and cover letter. For more information on this vacancy you can contact Carlijn Remmelzwaal via carlijn.remmelzwaal@accenture.com.

An assessment may be part of the procedure.

About Accenture
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