Workplace Procurement Benelux Sourcing Specialist

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.

Within the Europe Procurement Plus organization delivering for Accenture internal client, the Sourcing Specialist will be in charge of sourcing and contract management activities within the Gallia region for primarily, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg for the Workplace category, ie. Facility & Services and Real Estate.Your jobYour role includes the key responsibilities such as implementing the Global & Regional Category strategy, sourcing management, contract management and managing the buying process. Stakeholder and supplier management is key in this position! You will deploy and adhere to global procurement process and modify the process, as required, to meet unique regional category specific requirements.
Your teamAccenture Operations has a can-do attitude when it comes to our clients’ needs. We live in an age of fast and dynamic technological developments; prospective business success depends on the company's ability to adapt and evolve. You will work with talented international experts to understand the practical challenges of modern business (free international one-day delivery? how?) and find the best way to achieve that – using ingenuity and a set of tools that are continually changing. In the end, our high-profile clients get the platforms and systems they need for their business to run smoothly and operate with high performance.
Your background
  • A bachelor`s degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, procurement or comparable professional education
  • 3 years working experience in Procurement preferably in the Facility & Services category in scope including: ability to understand client requirements and executing Procurement strategies to meet those requirements/extensive experience in sourcing, contract negotiation and supplier management/good understanding of Procurement processes/good understanding of relevant industry
  • Proven knowledge of Procurement methodology and sourcing execution and ability to understand and communicate Benelux nuances (market, process, relationships)
  • Fluent in Dutch and English language, knowledge of the French language a plus Strong analytical, presentation, communication (written & oral), interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills
Our offerAccenture is a marvelous place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you'll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we're proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense, and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.Besides high-profile, demanding projects and a nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week
Interested?Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.Questions? Connect with Vera Klaasen, vera.klaasen@accenture.com

Application process

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First Interview

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Second Interview

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Offer

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Onboarding

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