Supplier Relationship Specialist
Location:
Florham Park , New Jersey
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
00518211
Required Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in Supplier Management experience, Procurement experience and/or experience in a supplier operational capacity
  • Minimum 2 years business operations management
  • Minimum 2 years of Project Management experience
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with virtual teams
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in client facing roles – directly responsible for delivering on significant pieces of scope, quality, budget, resources, and schedule
  • Minimum 2 years of experience and demonstrated ability to review and understand supplier agreements, standard T&C’s, and their relationship to commercials
  • Minimum 2 years of experience authoring and/or leading the review of key, post sourcing, contractual documents such amendments or Statements of Work
 
Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • Strong communication skills – ability to drive effective communications with senior internal leadership and suppliers
  • Knowledge of Contingent Labor category
  • Strong Issue escalation management experiences and skills
  • Proven experience working with and influencing multiple stakeholders including senior leadership
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Demonstrated ability to proactively and independently lead delivery of operational activities
  • Project management skills
  • Quality Program experience
  • Proven negotiation skills
 
Professional Skills:
 
  • Proven experience working with and influencing multiple stakeholders including senior leadership
  • Knowledge of contingent labor category and/or experience in or ability to research and understand additional categories as assigned
  • Strong communication skills – ability to drive effective communications with senior internal and client leadership
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Demonstrated ability to proactively and independently lead delivery of operational activities
  • Ability to drive or support transformational change
  • Solid multi-phase project management skills
 
Travel Requirements:
  • This position may require travel of up to approximately 10% to supplier related meetings depending on SRM demand
 
 
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
 
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
 
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