1+ months

Sourcing Execution Senior Analyst

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Role Location: Berwyn, PA or Pittsburgh, PA
*Must be able to work onsite
*Please note that this is a posting for anticipated future opportunities. The interview process could be extended based on the needs of the business.
The Company:

Accenture is one of the worlds leading providers of sourcing and procurement services, we help our clients architect, build and operate high performance procurement organizations through our global and flexible solutions. At Accenture, we partner with forward-thinking business leaders of the worlds most dynamic companies, to transform procurement and drive sustainable changes to their cost structures.

As one of the leading procurement Business Process Services specialists, Accenture excels at helping companies build the foundation for long-term growth. We are committed to delivering exceptional service through our exceptional people, and as an employee youd enjoy a fulfilling career in an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Business Process Services and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.

Business Process Servicesprofessionals work on projects across a range of business processes, business applications and information technology. They may provide technology services, such as application management, infrastructure management and systems integration, or they may deliver business process services, including finance and accounting, procurement and human resources. Depending on the role, Business Process Services professionals may be based at a clients office or in one of Accentures 50 delivery centers around the world
The Position:
Accenture is seeking a collaborative and results oriented Sourcing Senior Analyst to provide full, life cycle procurement support of business driven projects for Fortune 500 companies.You will work with Accenture team members and customers in the execution of projects that help customers achieve significant value in the form of improved pricing, quality, delivery, supplier performance and other aspects of total cost. Some of your daily activities may focus on data management, supplier management or project management.

Job Responsibilities:

Supports sourcing projects of varying complexity
May manage small complexity incumbent negotiations
Manages multiple projects simultaneously
Supports overall project delivery activities with the rest of the project team
Provides data, project or supplier updates to project team and customer regarding project status, deliverables, etc.
Manages/supports execution of deliverables on sourcing projects such as RFx build/management, supplier communication, data, spend/market analysis, negotiation strategy development and execution, etc.
Ensures completeness of project RFx documentation and provides key inputs into the structure of each project. Performs RFx reviews, analysis and/or data management activities
Ensures appropriate and relevant peer and/or quality reviews are completed for each project/deliverable
Works and/or delivers against clearly defined timeline, budget and project/category parameters and targets
Assist in the reporting of project and category specific savings results to customers
Provide analytical support for necessary re-sourcing activities to maintain the competitiveness of category contracts
Individual contributor as a part of a team
Decisions impact own work and may impact the work of others
Receives moderate of level instruction on daily work tasks and detailed instructions on new assignments
Looks for and suggest continuous improvement measures within area of responsibility
Support problem-solving and issue resolution efforts to support customer satisfaction
The Opportunity:

Learn/build upon world class supply chain expertise (negotiation, strategic sourcing, supplier management) while gaining general business management skills and experience
Work with client stakeholders and gain exposure to senior supply chain and operations executives within multiple Fortune 500 companies/customers
Receive mentoring from senior Accenture supply chain/sourcing/category management experts


Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree
Minimum 2 year of experience in sourcing, procurement and supplier management or supply chain consulting or industry environment
Preferred Qualifications:

Post-graduate degree preferred
Demonstrated track record of delivering results
Experience working with customers and suppliers
Proficiency in spreadsheet software (e.g. Excel) and presentation software (i.e. PowerPoint)
Formal training and/or experience in strategic sourcing and or category management

Professional Skills:
Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Strong project management skills
Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively, analytically and proactively in a problem-solving environment
Proven ability to manage multiple priorities at a given time
Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent client and supplier relationship management skills

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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Posted: 2019-07-15 Expires: 2019-10-18

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