Sourcing Execution Analyst with Russian - Iasi location

Employer: Accenture
Domain:
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • Administrative Assistance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Iasi
  • Updated at: 19.10.2017
    Short company description

    Bring your talent and passion to Accenture – sharpen your skills, build an extraordinary career and play a key role in creating solutions that transform organizations and communities around the world.

    Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 411,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

    We focus equally on employees’ development by creating a culture of excellence and offering extensive training programs that support professional growth.

    Our headquarter office is located in Bucharest, at Westgate Office Park, and we deliver services to our clients from the following offices:

    Consulting
    • Bucharest - WestGate Park, Preciziei Blvd., No. 24, Bl. H1
    Technology
    • Bucharest - WestGate Park, Preciziei Blvd., No. 24, Bl. H1
    Digital
    • Cluj-Napoca - Sigma Business Center, Republicii St., No. 109
    • Targu Mures - Multinvest Business Center, Aurel Filimon St., No. 19A
    Operations
    • Bucharest - WestGate Park, Preciziei Blvd., No. 24, Bl. H1
    • Timisoara - City Business Centre, Brediceanu St., No. 10
    • Iasi - United Business Center 3 - C1, Palas St., No. 7B-7C



    Requirements

    - Fluency in English and Russian (written and spoken)
    - Minimum 1 year professional experience in analytic role
    - Bachelor’s degree in business administration or international business management or equivalent
    - Procurement experience can be a plus
    - Project management skills with the ability to manage multiple end-to-end acquisition project cycles
    - Experience in online sourcing platforms such as Ariba, nice to have
    - Ability to identify and develop efficient ways of handling data problems within critical timelines
    - Ability to work with large quantities of data and convert it to a comprehensible result
    - Focus on automation, processes and innovation
    - Proficiency with Excel and Power Point

    Responsibilities

    - Support Sourcing Manager / Subject Matter Expert in strategic sourcing projects
    - Design and implement cost savings projects across multiple categories and/or sub-categories starting with defining project scope with stakeholders through to strategy and opportunity assessment, tender and supplier negotiations, stakeholder recommendation and supplier/contract enablement
    - Facilitate documents and forms to complete supplier evaluations and contracting
    - Regularly engage with customers’ stakeholders and senior stakeholders to drive and communicate progress and signoff on project milestones
    - Proactively eliminate critical path road blocks to help ensure successful delivery of the solution
    - Take steps to proactively mitigate project risk as defined/required in project plan. Ensure stakeholders clearly understand what risks will or will not be mitigated
    - Where appropriate, ensure project members effectively manage dependencies, budgets, and schedule
    - Ensure the project stakeholders’ expectations are understood and managed
    - Perform total cost of ownership evaluations, perform supply-market research and conduct pricing audits and impact analysis for the pursuit of continuous cost improvements.
    - Work collaboratively with suppliers and customer stakeholders to identify and execute continuous cost and performance improvement strategies.