Accenture Strategy, Zbb/Procurement Strategy Manager

Accenture Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 3 months ago

Organization: Accenture Strategy Procurement Strategy

Level: Manager (Strategic Cost Takeout and Procurement Operating Model)

Location: Chicago, NYC, Atlanta

Travel Required: 80% Travel

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions underpinned by the world's largest delivery network Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 435,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

About Procurement Strategy

If you're passionate about helping your clients create long-term profitability and value, Accenture Strategy and its Sourcing and Procurement Strategy practice may be the place you've been looking for to grow your career.

We work with our clients across a broad range of industries to address key issues related to:

  • Competitive agility

  • Strategic cost reduction Zero Based Budgeting (SG&A and COGS)

  • Digital disruption RPA, AI, and Blockchain to just mention a few

  • Operating Model Strategy

  • M&A Clean Room / Synergy Identification

Position Summary

As a Manager, you will responsible for leading teams in our Sourcing and Procurement Strategy group. You will provide actionable insights to the world's top organizations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale.

Key Skills / Experience

  • Indirect Materials/SG&A (Technology, Marketing, Travel, Facilities, Professional Services, etc.) cost takeout and sustainable procurement strategy

  • Advanced spend analytics / should cost modeling

  • Procurement operating model design

  • Procurement technology and digital disruptors

  • Strategic cost management for internal and external third-party cost

  • Ability to support both client origination and delivery

  • Ability to effectively manage and coach others

  • Team player; collaborative mindset

  • Previous consulting experience from a strategy firm a plus

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