KPMG Senior Associate, Procurement Consulting- P2P/Ariba in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Associate, Procurement Consulting- P2P/Ariba

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 34018

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL

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Responsibilities:

  • Execute process and strategy improvements related to strategic sourcing, purchase-to-pay (P2P) services procurement, contracts and category management

  • Manage the enablement of Ariba sourcing and procurement applications

  • Serve as a resource and key team member on client projects and help ensure timely delivery of results

  • Review the work product of associates and provide direction and training as necessary

  • Execute process transformation, measurable improved operational performance and organizational restructuring plans

  • Establish client value propositions that tie financial metrics and CFO focus areas directly to operations business improvement

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of three years of management consulting experience in strategic sourcing, P2P services procurement, category management, contract management and procurement technology

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, engineering, operations analysis or a related field from an accredited college/university; MBA from an accredited college/university is preferred

  • Functional knowledge and hands on configuration experience with enabling Ariba sourcing and procurement applications

  • Strong data analysis and/or process mapping skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, facilitation, and presentation skills

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

Our Benefits

Health

KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.