EY Senior Associate, Procurement - Supply Chain & Operations, Business Consulting in Singapore
Senior Associate, Procurement - Supply Chain & Operations, Business Consulting
Requisition # SIN005OZ
Post Date Jun 30, 2020
As new markets open up and technology advances at a dramatic pace, the world of supply chain and operations is becoming increasingly complex. At the same time, clients understand just how vital effective, sustainable operational management is to their global success. As a supply chain and operations professional, you’ll use your analytical insight to drive our clients’ global business performance. Working as part of a high-performing team, you’ll deliver exceptional client service and help leading organizations improve their planning, design, procurement, sourcing, manufacturing, fulfillment, operations and services processes.
We’ll support you with formal training to develop the skills and knowledge you need to solve some of the most complex business challenges around. And working as part of a truly integrated global network, you’ll gain unrivaled experience across different geographies and sectors. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
As a Consultant within the Procurement team for Supply Chain & Operations, you'll contribute to one of the fastest-growing regions in the world.
Businesses need to continuously achieve and sustain performance improvement in a rapidly changing environment. As one of our performance improvement consultants, you'll help many of the world's leading businesses and governments tackle their most pressing issues in particular about 3 rd party relationships with Suppliers and Cost Management of 4rd party spend. Better cost management means that the savings achieved directly impact the bottom line.
At EY, we know it's your point of view, energy and enthusiasm that make the difference.
Your Key responsibilities:
Working together with local/regional teams to supervise, implement and deliver solutions like:
Procurement Operating Model
Sourcing and Savings Delivery
Procurement Technology (Ariba, SAP, Emptoris and etc.)
Working in a fast growing and challenging environment with like-minded people across the region
Delivering large-scale, complex supply chain management and transformation projects with a focus on Procurement and cost savings programs
Working with client organisations to enhance Procurement process and performance through the implementation of Procurement Technology
Assistance to the Project Manager in delivering proposals and projects
Building relationships with external clients and internal peers
Working in a collaborative team analysing client issues and developing solutions
Prioritizing objectives and contributing to project planning and status reporting
Anticipating and identifying risks and raising issues with senior members of the team
Working in multi-disciplinary teams in the delivery of high quality services, consistently and with proven global methodologies and tools
Support the development, growth and maintenance of large global accounts and strategic clients across Asia-Pacific
Skills and attributes for success
Tactical and process oriented problem solving
Strong professional experience in Procurement functions
To qualify for the role you must have:
Bachelor degree in Supply Chain / Engineering (or equivalent) discipline
Added advantage of having experience of using Procurement related technology (Ariba, SAP, Emptoris, Coupa, Bravo, SAP SRM etc.)
Strong analytics, computer skills and knowledge of Excel is required
Strong communication, presentation and powerpoint skills
2+years of professional experience in the Procurement function such as:
Contract / Tender Management
Experience in leading and supervising projects/project team members
Strong commitment to professional client service excellence
Ability to develop, present new ideas and conceptualise new approaches and solutions
Ideally, you’ll also have
Excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrated ability to work with others effectively in teams
Superior verbal and written communication skills
What we look for
Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.
What working at EY offers
EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance . We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:
Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
As a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy and transactions, and consulting services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Join us in building a better working world.
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