Job Title Manager Sourcing
Category Managers, All Other
Are you a Sourcing and/or Procurement professional who is looking for their next career challenge?
Want to partner with a diverse portfolio of clients to provide tangible solutions?
Looking for a collaborative company culture with clear career progression pathways and exciting training opportunities?
Primarily, your responsibilities will be focused on:
Managing the delivery for sourcing engagements, including business system modernisation, technology outsourcing and business process outsourcing
Providing advice to KPMG clients' across all parts of the sourcing lifecycle (strategy, design, implementation, monitor) as well as the potential for leveraging shared services
Guiding clients on alternative shared services delivery models including captive centres, joint ventures, spin-offs and hybrid sourcing relationships;
Actively participating in the continued growth of the Sourcing Advisory practice (including contemporary sourcing model and disruptive technologies) and building your networks across KPMG and industry more broadly;
Contributing to business development activities, including preparing materials (proposals, case studies and value propositions);
Actively leading and mentoring junior team members.
How are you Extraordinary?
At KPMG, we believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.
To be considered for this opportunity, your qualifications, skills & experience could include:
Experience in the Sourcing of technology services, ideally gained within a consulting environment or outsourcing environment;
An understanding of the sourcing lifecycle combined with a good understanding of the Australian sourcing market, Tier 1 and Tier 2 service providers and trends reflecting legacy & disruptive technology changes;
An understanding of developing service delivery strategies, developing and running end-to-end sourcing selection processes (RFP’s), negotiation of service agreements, providing transition support, as well as vendor management and due diligence;
Gained experience in Technology requirement specification and Evaluation would be advantageous;
Good network, as well as experience in one or more industries such as Government, Financial Services, Wealth, Retail/Consumer Products, Oil & Gas, Telecom, Utilities;
A ‘team mindset’ – has proactively supported senior & junior resources to achieve engagement outcomes, practice development activities;
An understanding of the “as a service” market and under-pinning commercial and delivery models;
Appropriate qualifications including a degree in a related discipline, with a working knowledge of IT industry methodologies e.g. ITIL, Prince2; and
Demonstrated ability to manage teams, complex work streams, and gain the confidence and respect of client senior level executives.
KPMG offers exceptional career development prospects and industry- leading personal and professional programs (through the Shared Services and Outsourcing Institute and Shared Services and Outsourcing Academy). You’ll enjoy international opportunities and work with some of Australia’s most successful and innovative companies and public sector entities.