Deloitte Strategic Sourcing Consultant in Arlington, Virginia
Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Are you ready to enhance your analytical skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate?Are you interested in joining a firm where professional development and growth opportunities are a part of its corporate culture? Ifyou are seeking a role that offers you the opportunity to advise Federal clients through critical issues, while allowing you to develop personally and professionally, Deloitte could be the place for you!Join our team of Federal Supply Chain specialistsand play a key role in helping to transform the Federal marketplace! Work you ll do As a Consultant within our Supply Chain team, you will: Identify opportunities for efficiencies in work process and innovative approaches to completing scope of workParticipate in team problem solving efforts and offer ideas to solve client issuesImprove customer service operations and develop cost-effective supply chain acquisition solutionsConduct relevant research, data analysis, and create reportsMaintain responsibility for completion and accuracy ofwork productsAssist in proposal development, as requestedActively expand consulting skills and professional development through training courses, mentoring, and daily interaction with clientsThe Deloitte team requires a strong Consultant to assist the technical lead with strategic direction and delivery of the technical requirementsDeloitte is working with an agency Chief Information Officer (CIO) to undertake a deeper assessment into the agency s commercial software licensing, software license management best practices and negotiating End User License Agreements (EULAs) and Service Level Agreements (SLAs)The candidate will apply the use of technical process improvement, re-engineering methodologies, and interrelated principles to conduct IT process modernization to the projectAssists in transitioning the organization in accomplishing its goals and objectives through: effective data modeling, asset forecasting, business method modernization, best practice identification, and creating key performance indicatorsThe Team Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Federal government initiatives today. Deloitte s Federal practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change. Carrying out missions in the Federal practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients. Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Federal marketplace.Our team of talented and innovative Supply Chain and Manufacturing Operations professionals provide expertise to our Federal clients in the areas of:Product Development, Supply Chain Strategy and Planning, Sourcing & Procurement, and Logistics & Distribution Operations projects.We help our clients improve and enhance their global operations to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving business landscape.Join us, and play a key role in helping to design our clients roadmap to the future! Qualifications Required: Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, or Engineering1 years of relevant consulting or industry experienceProven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectivesDemonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audienceProficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools5 years of total professional demonstrated experience2 years knowledge and experience with software Strategic Vendor Management (SVM)2 years knowledge and experience with Federal government policies pertaining to Software Asset Management (SAM), e.g., Category Management 16-1, FITARA, MEGABYTE Act of 2017.5 years knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint2 years knowledge and experience with industry best practices and ability to incorporate them into current project planningAbility to apply comprehensive knowledge and expertise across multiple work assignments and key tasksAbility to obtain and maintain the required Security Clearance for this role Preferred:Prior professional services or federal consulting experienceExperience in strategic software negotiations, software license requirements management, and procurement and licensing planning across mission areasKnowledge of various Software Asset Management tools; including, but not limited to: System Center Configuration Manager, Flexera, SNOW, ServiceNow, Solarwinds, Aspera, CA Technologies, IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT)Experience with data analysis leveraging SQL, Access, macro-enabled Excel modelsAdvanced knowledge of contracting language (Terms & Conditions) leveraged by software vendorKnowledge of contracting and procurement documents/actions such as:Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCE), source analysis, market research, sole source documents, Statements of Work (SOWs), evaluation criteria, Justification & Approvals (J&As), Limited Source Justifications How you ll grow At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. Benefits At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. Deloitte s culture Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte. Corporate citizenship Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte s impact on the world. Recruiter tips We want job seekers exploring opportunities at Deloitte to feel prepared and confident. To help you with your interview, we suggest that you do your research: know some background about the organization and the business area you re applying to.Check out recruiting tips from Deloitte professionals. #LI:PTY#IND:PTY#CB
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