Digital Procurement Advisory Lead, Management Consulting Digital Procurement Advisory Lead, Management  …

in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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Digital Procurement Advisory Lead, Management Consulting
In KPMG's Management Consulting practice, we don't limit ourselves to either strategy or implementation. Instead, we deliver both. Our team represents a young and enthusiastic team that always pushes itself to succeed.

Your opportunity

Our Hong Kong office is looking for a Director or Associate Director, Digital Procurement Advisory to join our Management Consulting team and lead our clients transform their Procurement organisation through technology, organisation redesign and process re-engineering.

We are looking for a candidate with specific experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Exposure to a variety of structural procurement challenges and issues, procurement transformation and technology enablement programmes
  • Expertise in implementing e-procurement solutions, whether specific related ERP modules (e.g. Oracle, SAP, etc.) or best-of-breed source-to-contract (S2C) or procure-to-pay (P2P) solutions (e.g. Coupa, Ivalua, SAP Ariba, etc.)
  • Exposure to the management of complex programmes that span across several countries and business entities, and the remote coordination of team members and stakeholders
  • Experience in personnel management and demonstrated ability to lead efforts of other colleagues and contribute to the development of younger practitioners
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with the ability to analyse complex business problems, structure and synthesise findings and conclusions
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

The responsibilities attributable to this role include the following:

  • Help lead our Procurement Consulting team and drive the team strategy and go to market activity
  • Act as the Engagement Leader in the delivery of e-procurement system implementations and other procurement-related projects, ensuring diligent commercial, financial and risk management
  • Manage a team of KPMG professionals and client stakeholders located across various sites and countries to ensure the timely completion of project milestones
  • Familiarise clients with leading practices through demos and workshops, and identify gaps and opportunities to optimise and digitalise practices
  • Work closely with clients across the different stages of their procurement digitalisation journey, from the preparation of the business case and vendor selection to the design and configuration of the e-Procurement solution
  • Lead the development of proposals and other prospective business development activities, by building or leveraging existing relationships with C-level executives
  • Take a significant role in sharing knowledge and developing solutions, and provide coaching to other team members to ensure excellent client delivery and support their career development

The candidate will have the qualifications below:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in procurement transformation enabled by leading technology with a good track record of delivering high-quality project outputs
  • Experience implementing and/or using leading e-Procurement solutions (e.g. Coupa, Ivalua, SAP Ariba, Oracle Fusion, etc.)
  • Knowledge of e-Procurement solutions (Source-to-Contract, Procure-to-Pay, Contract Lifecycle Management, Supplier Relationship Management, Third-Party Risk Management, etc.)
  • Proven technology project management experience
  • Management consulting experience will be considered an asset
  • Industry experience should include banking, insurance, FMCG and/or manufacturing industries
  • Undergraduate degree in Business, Economics or Engineering, with related work experience
  • M. Sc. in a relevant discipline or MBA will be considered an asset
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)
  • Mandarin and Cantonese will be considered an asset

We offer successful candidates an attractive remuneration package and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and exciting environment.
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