Sourcing Manager - IT Services - Melbourne Australia

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Sourcing Manager - IT Services
Accenture Australia

The Position:

Accenture is seeking a Sourcing Execution Lead to provide full, life cycle procurement support of business-driven projects for Fortune companiesn this capacity, you will have frequent interaction with team members stomers in the execution of projects that help customers achieve significant value in the form of improved pricing, quality, delivery, supplier performance her aspects of total costou will gain exposure to all aspects of the sourcing process, including Negotiations ntracting ppplier stomer Confidential skillsou will master project Confidential skills epen category-specific knowledge to bring added value to sourcing projects vance career developmenthis role will work collaboratively with cross-functional team members to deliver significant resultsp>

Key Responsibilities:

Help our customers address urgent itical business initiatives ojects with strong project Confidential ocurement supportr>Responsible for supporting stakeholders in defining requirements service levels, scope of work, volume forecasts-, opportunity definition urcing strategyr>Provide IT specific commercial advice put to establish the technology options to be included for the sourcing process, in conjunction with the client technology team
Provide qualitative input to the recommended technology sourcing approach phasing, selection criteria to deliver the optimal commercial chnology outcomes
Where required, provide input to the client team around the advantages/disadvantages of any IT Transformative options e Outsourcing, Managed Services, journey to Cloud - as distinct from a -like for like- replacement sourcing approach
Analyse current spend in details, supplier base, supply pattern fine a granular baseline that will allow accurate savings calculationr>Communicate frequently ofessionally with customer stakeholders regarding the status of the procurement projects conductedr>Be responsible for the whole project execution et the timelines, quality liverables expected, leverage Accenture Source-to-Contract platform to closely manage the sourcing projectr>Perform supplier research entification, review accuracy of the scope to tender with stakeholder, prepare RFP, engage with tenderersr>Analyse proposal commercial, liaise with end users to obtain technical sk evaluations, perform bid analysis vings identification, coordinate award decision with stakeholders, create bmit business case for award approval
Negotiate with shortlisted vendors to meet client expectations from commercial, technical gal departures perspectives
Draft contract, support implementation tasks when requiredr>Create necessary business cases or approval documents to seek endorsement proval from clientsr> compliance to the sourcing process defined while offering creative solutions to support sourcing projects hieve desired resultsr>

Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor-s degree
Minimum of 8 years of experience in procurement or, strategic sourcing or, supply chain Confidential or inventory Confidential
Minimum of 3 year of experience in contract drafting exposure to technical Scope of Works
Minimum of 3 year of experience in contracting/negotiation processes st practices
Experience managing/leading teams
Previous experience in sourcing or managing the some of the following spend categories:
Managed / Outsourced IT services e Help Desk, Apps Support & Maintenance, Hardware services
IT sourcing - Hardware e Compute, Storage, Networking, Software, Telco,
Complex IT service offerings - Desktop, DaaS, PaaS, Iaas, SaaS
IT Professional Services
IT Project, PMO & Programme sourcing
Agile, Scaled Agile delivery services
Exposure to IT Programme delivery or IT Services operations an advantage

Preferred Skills:

Exceptional multi-tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple end-to-end project cycles
Good communication, including some level of technical terminology/ vocabulary specific to the categories to source/procure
Excellent organization/time Confidential ocess compliance
Proficiency with Excel wer Point
Contract drafting experience
Attention to details
Strong project Confidential lationship-building skills
Adaptable Confidential style to conform to the varied corporate cultures ganizational structures of our customers
Knowledge of procurement operations, inventory/ warehousing
Experience working directly with key stakeholders in business units
Agile terested in digital tomation of processes
Accenture Australia

The Position:

Accenture is seeking a Sourcing Execution Lead to provide full, life cycle procurement support of business-driven projects for Fortune companiesn this capacity, you will have frequent interaction with team members stomers in the execution of projects that help customers achieve significant value in the form of improved pricing, quality, delivery, supplier performance her aspects of total costou will gain exposure to all aspects of the sourcing process, including Negotiations ntracting ppplier stomer Confidential skillsou will master project Confidential skills epen category-specific knowledge to bring added value to sourcing projects vance career developmenthis role will work collaboratively with cross-functional team members to deliver significant resultsp>

Key Responsibilities:

Help our customers address urgent itical business initiatives ojects with strong project Confidential ocurement supportr>Responsible for supporting stakeholders in defining requirements service levels, scope of work, volume forecasts-, opportunity definition urcing strategyr>Provide IT specific commercial advice put to establish the technology options to be included for the sourcing process, in conjunction with the client technology team
Provide qualitative input to the recommended technology sourcing approach phasing, selection criteria to deliver the optimal commercial chnology outcomes
Where required, provide input to the client team around the advantages/disadvantages of any IT Transformative options e Outsourcing, Managed Services, journey to Cloud - as distinct from a -like for like- replacement sourcing approach
Analyse current spend in details, supplier base, supply pattern fine a granular baseline that will allow accurate savings calculationr>Communicate frequently ofessionally with customer stakeholders regarding the status of the procurement projects conductedr>Be responsible for the whole project execution et the timelines, quality liverables expected, leverage Accenture Source-to-Contract platform to closely manage the sourcing projectr>Perform supplier research entification, review accuracy of the scope to tender with stakeholder, prepare RFP, engage with tenderersr>Analyse proposal commercial, liaise with end users to obtain technical sk evaluations, perform bid analysis vings identification, coordinate award decision with stakeholders, create bmit business case for award approval
Negotiate with shortlisted vendors to meet client expectations from commercial, technical gal departures perspectives
Draft contract, support implementation tasks when requiredr>Create necessary business cases or approval documents to seek endorsement proval from clientsr> compliance to the sourcing process defined while offering creative solutions to support sourcing projects hieve desired resultsr>

Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor-s degree
Minimum of 8 years of experience in procurement or, strategic sourcing or, supply chain Confidential or inventory Confidential
Minimum of 3 year of experience in contract drafting exposure to technical Scope of Works
Minimum of 3 year of experience in contracting/negotiation processes st practices
Experience managing/leading teams
Previous experience in sourcing or managing the some of the following spend categories:
Managed / Outsourced IT services e Help Desk, Apps Support & Maintenance, Hardware services
IT sourcing - Hardware e Compute, Storage, Networking, Software, Telco,
Complex IT service offerings - Desktop, DaaS, PaaS, Iaas, SaaS
IT Professional Services
IT Project, PMO & Programme sourcing
Agile, Scaled Agile delivery services
Exposure to IT Programme delivery or IT Services operations an advantage

Preferred Skills:

Exceptional multi-tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple end-to-end project cycles
Good communication, including some level of technical terminology/ vocabulary specific to the categories to source/procure
Excellent organization/time Confidential ocess compliance
Proficiency with Excel wer Point
Contract drafting experience
Attention to details
Strong project Confidential lationship-building skills
Adaptable Confidential style to conform to the varied corporate cultures ganizational structures of our customers
Knowledge of procurement operations, inventory/ warehousing





JOB TYPE
Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable


JOB REQUIREMENTS
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