Sourcing & Contracting Manager with Italian language

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As Regional Sourcing & Contracting Associate Manager you would be in charge of sourcing and contract management activities within Procurement team, delivering for Accenture internal clients.

what will
you do

Contract management :
• Negotiate and deploy supplier’s contracts in collaboration with Legal department
• Ensure compliance with local legislation and Accenture internal policies
• Manage supplier’s contract signature by both parties
• Store suppliers signed contracts into contracts repository & archiving tools

Buying process :
• Create supplier(s) in purchasing system assessing the right buying channels (catalog, Buy on Contract, Ariba Network etc …)
• Promote usage of negotiated contracts and monitor adoption rate to it
• Maintain preferred suppliers list

Stakeholders management :
• Manage internal stakeholders’ feedback on category organization & supplier performance
• Liaise with multiple departments (Category, Procurement, Legal, Operations) to ensure communication paths remain open
• Provide an escalation point for sourcing challenges

Sourcing management:
• Identify with Regional Legal, Finance and Daily Mobility Category Leads sourcing projects in line with the global/regional category strategies
• Create and maintain local sourcing pipeline too through spend analysis and regular stakeholders meeting
• Support roll-out of global/regional sourcing initiatives
• Leverage the standard Sourcing methodology to achieve significant value in sourcing, negotiation and contracting
• Provide support in upfront market research and supplier identification for all sourcing projects
• Draw up specifications for local sourcing projects based on stakeholders’ requirements and review specification drafted by Europe Category Lead for regional projects
• Design and develop relevant RFP documents for projects in line with global/regional strategies; when applicable, use e-sourcing & e-auctions tools
• Perform supplier selection and negotiate commercial proposal with suppliers
• Prepare a recommendation report for stakeholders as a decision tool to help them selecting supplier(s)

Category Strategy & Plan :
• Implement the Global & Regional Legal & Finance & Daily Mobility Categories strategy, plan and initiatives
• Actively participate in category community calls and foster team spirit at local level

what we

• Bachelor degree (business, economics, procurement or comparable professional education)
• Fluent in English and Italian
• Proven knowledge of Procurement methodology and sourcing execution
• Strong analytical, presentation, communication, interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills
• Strong relationship management skills and a proactive customer-focused approach
• Forward and solution minded, team player and with high degree of self-management
• Ability to manage multiple projects, adopt a flexible approach and prioritize tasks appropriately
• Comfortable navigating in a multicultural and broad environment and with all levels of the organization

what we

From 2 000 EUR/monthAccenture offers a competitive compensation package. As required by the Slovak law we hereby state, that the legal monthly minimum gross base pay ranges from 2000€ to 3 150€ depending on your professional and personal qualifications in the required areas.

• Guaranteed Paid overtime or overtime vacation
• Cafeteria – Budget for benefits based on your choice
• Transparent bonus structure
• Refer-a-Friend – get a bonus in the employee referral program
• Loyalty presents
• Flexible working arrangements (Flex-work, Home Office)
• Option to participate on projects abroad
• Wide range of leading-edge trainings (including various language
• Teambuilding activities
• Regular performance management and evaluation process
• Ongoing career guidance and mentoring
Family & Health:
• Multisport card which grants an access to hundreds of different
gyms, studios and swimming pools
• Three self-recovery days without doctor‘s note
• Sick leave compensation
• Family oriented benefits (Wedding and New baby bonus, Inhouse day care)


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ID: 4025093  Dátum zverejnenia: 22.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month