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REQ ID: 38914
JOB TITLE: PURCHASING SYSTEMS PROJECTS LEAD
SALARY: £38,000 - £45,000
POSTING END DATE: 21/11/2019
LOCATION: Gaydon

 

Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.

 

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

 

This role reports to the P2P Technology Projects Manager in Purchasing Transformation and Operations – P2P Global Operations team.

The Purchasing Systems Project Lead is responsible for coordinating the activity of SAP & Jaguar Land Rover System SMEs, engaging with the Programme & IT teams responsible for delivering a purchasing systems solution globally.

Supporting the Global Process Lead for Purchasing in ensuring that systems and process design are aligned and support the business objectives 

Working cross functionally with teams responsible for P2P (Global Purchasing Finance, Global Finance Services, Accounts Payables, Tax and Customs) to create a common ERP operating template

Supporting the Solutions Integration partners to lead the design and development of the new Purchasing technology solution and P2P processes for the purchasing team to agreed scope and timing, ensuring that localisation requirements are identified and incorporated into the systems and process design

Supporting Test script development & user acceptance testing for the solution, ensuring the system is fit for purpose and meets the business requirements 

Supporting the design and implementation of the change management plan working with the change management team and key stakeholders in Purchasing and STA.

Working across the wider PT&O teams to support the implementation of any other systems & process adaption required to support project deployment

 

WHAT YOU NEED

 

3+ years workload planning and execution management experience with demonstrable evidence of successful delivery in challenging environments.

Previous knowledge of SAP systems

Proven programme management track record

Able to facilitate the resolution of complex cross-functional issues within the organisation

A proven track record in a Purchasing, Programme or complex business environment

Computer literate

Full UK Driving License

 

Jaguar Land Rover considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list.  Therefore, Jaguar Land Rover will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.

 

 

SO WHY US?

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

 

 

 

 

 

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