Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Seattle, WA
View more jobs in Washington

Job Details

Procurement Business Analyst - Seattle WA

Company name

Seattle, WA

Apply for this job

8 hit(s)  


Career Track: Client Delivery & Operations

Role: Procurement Business Analyst

Location: Seattle, WA

Accenture's Services workforce is a dedicated team of people who work on outsourcing engagements. These are long-term partnerships with clients for whom we manage and provide increasingly specialized business operations, such as finance and accounting, IT, applications development and maintenance, help desk services, and HR. We not only maintain key business functions for clients, we constantly seek to improve them to help our clients' move ahead of the competition.

The Services workforce is made up of four groups: Client Operations, Project Based, Delivery Centers and BPO Businesses. Most of our people in Services are based long-term at a client location, an Accenture Delivery Center or, in some cases, an Accenture office.

Job Summary:

Support our Procurement Operations' service enablement activities working as a business analyst supporting process design and related software application deployments. The procurement software implementation business analyst may be involved in Operations' sales opportunities and technology implementations for clients providing guidance on application configuration support and relevant process requirements.

This role will be focused in the traditional upstream areas of source to pay procurement processes, specifically spend analytics, sourcing and category management, supplier management and contracts. Technology deployment work may include Accenture specific applications as well as third party procurement applications such as Ariba and Coupa.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop in-depth knowledge of Accenture procurement tools and offerings Support sales opportunities by leading product overviews and demonstrations Work as part of technology implementation teams to capture client business requirements and processes Provide expertise in procurement application configuration and use Create detailed functional specifications Support client user testing and training Engage with broader Accenture Procurement team to understand and align to overall Operations' strategy and capabilities

Basic Qualifications:

2 years of experience gathering input and providing client demonstrations, presentations or equivalent (e.g. business case competitions) 2 years of experience with procurement platforms (e.g. Ariba or Coupa) and analytics tools 2 years of experience in configuring and deploying technology tools

Educational Requirement:

Bachelor's degree with 2 years of experience in procurement (source to pay) applications or Master's degree with specific industry focus in procurement or supply chain

Preferred Skill Requirements:

Strong process analysis and requirement gathering skills Ability to learn new business processes, and software applications quickly Strong empathy in understanding client expectations, needs and requirements and converting those into technical solutions Strong communication and presentation skills and experience in communication at executive level Effective client-facing type of experiences, including interviewing, information gathering, presentations, demonstrations, etc. Strong team player with drive to learn Fluent in English

Travel requirements may vary from project to project and type of assignment. For example, some client and other travel may be required (approximately 50% average through the year with a degree of unpredictability) for client technology implementation projects.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Company info

Website :

Company Profile
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.We help organizations maximize their performance and achieve their vision. We develop and implement technology solutions to improve our clients’ productivity and efficiency—and may run parts of their operations on their behalf. Ultimately, we enable our clients to become high-performance businesses and governments.

Similar Jobs:
The Amazon Gift Card business is a rapidly growing, multi-billion dollar global business which significantly contributes to the company's profitability. The Gift Card (GC) team is responsible for creating and enhancing multiple st...
Job DescriptionThe Amazon Gift Card business is a rapidly growing, multi-billion dollar global business which significantly contributes to the company\u2019s profitability. The Gift Card (GC) team is responsible for creating and e...
12,783 Deloitte Oracle ERP Cloud Procurement - Manager in Seattle Washington Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory se...
By using Employment Crossing, I was able to find a job that I was qualified for and a place that I wanted to work at.
Madison Currin - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
ProcurementCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
ProcurementCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 ProcurementCrossing - All rights reserved. 21