Global Source2Pay Procurement Program Analyst (Europe)Operations | Nottingham, UK, United Kingdom
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Xylem seeks to hire a Global S2P Procurement Program Analyst who will be responsible for the deployment of the Procurement relevant parts of the Source2Pay process. The main responsibilities relate to build a localization plan based on the global standard template and then deploy in the business.
Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
- Support Source2Pay Global design process with analysis
- Drive the localization design process together with business stakeholder as well as deploy/implement as per roll-out plan
- Lead design efforts around Guided Buying for local businesses and work closely with the administration team to implement
- Drive activities as part of User Acceptance testing process
- Be the subject matter expert on the Source-to-Pay Platform for the Procurement community
- Report on deployment progress to management team on a regular basis
- Work closely with supplier enablement teams to realize plans around process efficiencies
- Support efforts around data migrations to ensure accuracy
Personality Attributes / Key Skills
- Entrepreneurial Continuous Improvement Mindset.
- Working cross-functionally across a complex organizational structure
- Strong customer service focus when dealing with internal and external stakeholders
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Excellent time management skills and the ability and willingness to multitask
- Flexibility and readiness to adapt to changing priorities
- Ability to work independently and with a team
- Project Management skills
- Experience in creating and managing supplier contracts
- Attention to detail, accuracy, work under pressure to deadlines, sense of urgency.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, or related discipline (Masters Preferred)
- Multiyear experience in P2P and Strategic Procurement experience of advantage
- Excellent written and spoken English communication skills to collaborate with a global team
- Multiyear experience in supporting and coordinating cross-functional teams (e.g. Operations, Finance, Legal, etc.)
- Experience working with Global Business partners in a matrix organization
- Ability to quickly establish credibility across the organization and to engage and influence others to ensure the most effective and efficient solutions are implemented.
Location: This position will be based in either Emmaboda Sweden, Montecchio Italy or Nottingham UK. Hybrid working model.