Accenture Associate-Procurement management in Bengaluru, India
Skill required: Procurement management - Contract management
Designation: Management Level - Associate
Job Location: Bengaluru
Years of Experience: 1-3 years
About Accenture Operations
In today's business environment, growth isn't just about building value-it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model (https://www.accenture.com/in-en/insights/operations/intelligent-operations-2018) -one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients-by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models. Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture -the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology. Visit us at www.accenture.com
What would you do?
You will be aligned with our Procurement vertical and help us in the process of finding and agreeing to terms, and acquiring goods, services, or works from an external source, often via a tendering or competitive bidding process. Procurement is used to ensure the buyer receives goods, services, or works at the best possible price when aspects such as quality, quantity, time, and location are compared.
You will be working as a part of Procurement management team which uses a systematic approach for buying all the goods and services needed for a company to stay sustainable. They are involved in the identification of need, finding and qualifying the suppliers, requesting proposals, negotiating with suppliers, contracting, delivery and analyzing results.
You will be responsible for Contract management wherein you will manage the processes whereby the performance of client work is coordinated with the contract rights and obligations of the parties to ensure contract compliance (or that the contract is modified as appropriate). It also involves managing contract creation, execution and analysis to maximize operational and financial performance at an organization, all while reducing financial risk. The team works on creating and reviewing contracts, contract summary creation, contract management with experience in the legal background.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for individuals who have the following skillset:
Adaptable and flexible
Ability to perform under pressure
Ability to work well in a team
Ability to meet deadlines
It would be a value add if you are proficient in:
- Contract Compliance & Execution
Roles and Responsibilities
In this role, you are required to solve routine problems, largely through precedent and referral to general guidelines
Your expected interactions are within your team and direct supervisor
You will be provided detailed to a moderate level of instruction on daily work tasks and detailed instruction on new assignments and the decisions that you make that would impact your work
You will need to be well versed with basic statistics and terms involved in the day to day business and use it while discussing with stakeholders
You will be required to help in the overall team's workload by managing your deliverables and help the team when required
You will be an individual contributor as a part of a team, with a predetermined focused scope of work.
Please note this role may require you to work in rotational shifts.