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The Enterprise Cloud Services - Supplier Governance team is looking to grow the team with a specialist in commercial governance. In this function you will work across organizations and actively engage with our partners for cloud delivery to increase profitability and maximize outcome for our customers. Extensive experience in controlling or vendor management enable you to control and improve the entire partner engagement life cycle from procure to pay, leading to tangible outcomes in terms of spend reduction and contractual risk mitigation.
Within the ECS COO Supplier Governance team we evolve supplier engagement models across all supplier roles – Premiums Suppliers, 3rd Party Service providers, Hyper-Scalers – as well as help design new models to fuel ECS’ growth beyond 1bn€ annual revenue. While legal, compliance and partner management experts in the team will help you grow your skills, you will bring your expertise to drive excellence in commercial governance of the supplier business. To that end you will take responsibility to
Operate and control financials for cloud partner service delivery end-to-end, from procure to pay
Provide transparency on the state of the supplier business proficiently using SAP systems (ISP, BW) and analytics tools (SAP Analytics Cloud, MSFT Excel) and recommending process improvements
Effectively collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure compliance and profitability
Manage and control the supplier spend towards outcome and margin improvement
Degree in economics or accounting, specialization in analytics is a plus with 5+ years of professional experience and responsibility in business controlling or vendor management
Ability to work independently in an interdisciplinary team, with a track record in making a positive impact on business KPIs and reliably getting the job done.
High level of self-confidence and competence to enforce policies vis-à-vis stakeholders across organizations, hierarchy and regions
Co-operative, building strong relationships at every level of the organization
Experience in managed services sourcing and in working with service providers will benefit you
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SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
308609 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time |