Buyer Planner

  • By Accenture
  • Purchasing
2017-07-05T05:32:11+0000

Job description

Buyer Planner Job Description

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Business Process Delivery professionals execute repeatable core business processes and/or technical transactions with a focus on efficiency, first-time quality and overall continuous process improvement.

As a Buyer, you will be responsible for the performance of a portfolio of suppliers in regards to on time deliveries and PO Creation.

You will assist the buyer, located in Montreal Canada, with managing a just in time procurement environment with; scheduling, planning and ordering Indirect Parts within a SAP information system.

You represent part of an entire Operational Activity for client

We are looking for diploma/degree holders who are willing to work Night Shift hours.

Career Level: Associate

Key Responsibilities:

• Analyze Requisition and create PO's with quality and SLA

• To ensure follow up with Buyers for clarity on Requisition and follow up with vendors on supply.

• Work with Accounts Payable / Master Data team in maintaining / creating Vendor

• Validate the Purchase Order references

• Ensure suppliers have visibility on their delivery schedules and have their goods delivered on time, before the delivery date

• Negotiate with suppliers on payment terms

• Take inbound customer query calls to bring solution

• Mentor less experienced Non Product Buyer

• Train group as new functions are introduced

• Take initiatives towards streamlining process and help managing various metrics for the team.

• Bring innovation ideas to do job better

• Communicate performance and issues with onshore buyer teams for groups functions

• Identify focus areas for ongoing issues to discuss with clients and stake holders

Seeked profile

Educational background:

·  HSC/ Diploma/Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Management/ Business Administration with at least 6 months experience in a related field.

Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

·  MS Office
·  ERP Package (desirable)
·  Attentive to details
·  Excellent communication skills in both English and French
·  Team Player
·  Strong analytical skills and efficient planning skills
·  Working under tight deadline
·  Willing to work on Public Holidays if required

Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law.

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About Accenture

Entreprise internationale de conseils en management et technologies, Andersen Consulting a été créée en 1989. Issue du département conseil d’Arthur Andersen, la société devient Accenture (contraction d’Accent on the future) en 2001. Aujourd’hui dirigée par Pierre Nanterre et basée à Dublin, Accenture compte 289 000 collaborateurs intervenant dans plus de 120 pays. En 2013, l’entreprise a généré un chiffre d’affaires de 28,6 milliards de dollars. Experte en conseil en stratégie, en organisation et en développement et mise en œuvre de système d’information, Accenture travaille au service des plus grandes organisations du monde en les accompagnant sur la route de la performance comme le souligne son slogan High performance.Delivered. Autour des valeurs telles que la gestion responsable, le développement des talents ou la création de valeur, ce réseau mondial intervient également dans le domaine de l’externalisation. 

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