Job Title :
Procure to Pay product owner
Job Description : Role Purpose
We are looking for a Technology all rounder to lead the design, integration and global template adoption for Procure to Pay for the Finance Technology Team.
Working closely with Finance Technology architecture teams and GPO teams to ensure alignment. Responsible for leading any vendor management relationships with Procure to Pay and any System Integrator.
Being the Technology figure head for Procure to Pay and being the first point of contact for all technology, integration and roadmap queries.
Reporting initially into the Director of Technology, you will form part of the FIT Technology leadership team and be expected to help drive awareness and consistency of the platform.
You will be a confident self-starter who has had experience with Procure to Pay in an architecture or integration type role.
You will be joining a wider Finance & Procurement Technology team Team of 130 people. Procure to Pays importance within the business is growing and this is your opportunity to lead the charge for Technology.
Point person in Technology for the design, integration and delivery for Procure to Pay rollouts
Working with GPOs to define the global template design for procure to pay (in line with other global systems of record) and understanding where data is mastered.
Define the appropriate configuration to realise the global template.
Define and setup the management, change and operational processes to run Procure to Pay as a shared Global platform
Own and optimise the global licencing cover required for DAN
Be the technical authority for all incidents or issues escalated to the centre
Anaylse and interpret platform performance to improve efficiency and performance.
Review new CRs to the global template and identify the most appropriate configuration
Work with other team in Finance Technology to ensure alignment and consistency.
Own the relationship and work alongside third parties and system integrators
Manage Release Upgrades by understanding the new configuration and solution design, the impact on our business and updating training and other documentation.
Foster excellent relationships with our internal partners including the application support team, architecture, finance, accounts payable and local IT teams, and external partners including suppliers.
Support (and lead where necessary) new deployents
Ensure environment strategy is fit for purpose
Analytical, detail-orientated and with excellent judgement
Organised and prepared to make plans up-front, documenting steps taken
Work well with others excellent verbal and written communication skills
Technical background in Archecture and or Integration
Vendor management (technical, commercail and contractual)
Confident and comfortable to speak and present at senior levels.
Self-starter, proactive and keen to improve the Coupa capability
Be an ambassador for the business, connecting across internal and external networks to deliver the operating model and build the brand reputation of dentsu international.
About dentsu international
Part of dentsu, dentsu international headquartered in London operates in over 145 markets worldwide with more than 48,000 dedicated specialists.
We help clients to win, keep and grow their best customers and achieve meaningful progress for their businesses. With best-in-class services and solutions in media, CXM, and creative. www.dentsu.com
Working with us
Joining dentsu international, you’ll join a team of 48,000 people. It’s an opportunity to produce career-defining work. Along the way, you’ll team up with inspiring colleagues and encounter a richness of clients, cultures and experiences.
We offer exciting challenges, memorable experiences and opportunities to shape your future.
Inclusion and Diversity
We’re proud to be different and that starts with our people. We believe in equal opportunities for everyone. We won’t define people by their race, gender, sexual-orientation, age or disability.
Individuality is what makes us great, we want everyone to bring their full self to work and create something amazing. That’s what we care about.
So, whether you’re joining us, or looking to move to a different part of the business, we work hard to make sure we create equal opportunities for everyone.
We are happy to discuss flexible and agile approaches to working for all our roles we can’t promise we will be able to offer you everything you want or need but we do promise to discuss it with you openly and honestly.
If you have any reasonable adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with our recruitment teams.
Location : London
Brand : Global Technology
Time Type : Full time
Contract Type : Permanent