Procurement Global Hardware & Telecom Domain Lead
Accenture, Multiple Locations, USA
Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
A bachelor’s degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, procurement, Information Technology or comparable professional education
Minimum of 10 years working experience in similar or adequate roles in procurement environment, with project and people management elements
Minimum 6 years of experience working with senior executives to implement and manage initiatives in a highly complex matrix organization
Proven multi-year track record in the Information Technology industry and solid procurement background
Expert in P+ Technology Global Category Management and strategic sourcing as well as project management and planning
Extensive knowledge of the IT Hardware industry (computers, peripherals, tablets, servers…) and the Telecom market (networks, services and devices)
Deep knowledge of procurement and category strategy development and conveyance
Proven knowledge in sourcing and procurement methodologies and concepts
Proven knowledge of the global business units and Accenture go-to-market landscape including commercial models
Strong in executive communication and persuasion
Very strong in stakeholder and relationship management as well as supplier management
Strong in Technology category risk and compliance management
Strong capability to independently interact throughout the broader Accenture organization
Strong analytical, presentation, communication, interpersonal and influencing skills
Strong knowledge of procurement tools content and data analysis
Project and process management knowledge and experience
Forward looking, out of the box thinking and an innovative, disruptive, and open mindset
Action oriented and solution minded team player with high degree of self-management
Ability to manage multiple projects, adopt a flexible approach and prioritize tasks appropriately
Comfortable navigating in a multicultural environment across different time zones
Fluent in English, spoken and written
Technology category proficiency (Hardware, Software, Telecom)
Supplier relationship management
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
Pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, if you are located in Colorado, the expected salary range for this role is $88,600-$139,399 and information on benefits offered is here. If you are not located in Colorado, the salary range may be different.
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