Source-to-pay Senior Consultant

  • ITech Consult
  • Kaiseraugst, AG, Switzerland
  • 05/03/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Source-to-pay Senior Consultant – business processes in the functional area of
Procurement / Finance, e.g. Request to pay, operational procurement and AP (Account payable)

Role:
For our client in the Pharma industry based in Kaiseraugst we are looking for a Source-to-pay Senior Consultant.

Client has initiated a global Business Process and ERP Program to globally harmonies‘ business
processes and systems.
For the upcoming template design and subsequent pilot phases, we are looking for a
Procurement Professional with relevant experience in the Life Science industry to support the
process and solution design as well as Project organizations.

The role is a full-time role that requires onsite presence in Basel/Kaiseraugst as well as partially in
Mannheim. The expected duration of the engagement is 12 – 18 months

Areas of responsibility:

  • The role will be mainly responsible for aligning and consulting on process design as well as

supporting overall project activities in the area of define/design and test.

  • Collaborate with functional (e.g. Finance or Procurement) and other IT teams to realize

solutions for cross-functional areas.

  • Execute and/or support functional (exploratory and system) testing; coordinate testing activities,

support defect resolution and support/coordinate user acceptance testing, deployment activities
and data migration.Professional and technical requirements:

  • 5 – 8+ years of relevant procurement consulting experience in the Pharma industry, delivering

ERP solutions in transformational projects in the Operational Procurement

  • 1-3+ years of experience working in finance transformation projects / Interface Procurement /

Finance experience

  • Proven knowledge of process-based/cross-process IT systems (SAP ECC/S4 as well Ariba/

Coupa/smart by GEP or non-SAP Purchase-to-Pay solutions) for the relevant functional area

  • Ability to analyze, design, describe and test IT solutions from an E2E business process

understanding

  • Possesses an in-depth knowledge of respective business processes in the functional area of

Procurement / Finance, e.g. Request to pay, operational procurement and AP (Account payable)

  • Strong business process knowledge and experience in the respective functional area.
  • Proven capability in negotiation, conflict resolution and stakeholder management.
  • Excellent communication and project management skills in classic as well as Agile ways of

working

  • Change management and process improvement skills with direct experience in delivering

complex business process / organizational change.

  • Demonstrated Knowledge of request to pay procurement processes, standards
  • Demonstrated business improvement experience based on very good knowledge about

Procurement business processes and the interdependencies to other business areas, interfaces
as well as the master data framework

  • A strong track record in ensuring the delivery of business benefits from projects.
  • Requires excellent problem solving and analytical skills to resolve a variety of routine and

complex issues and to describe the business requirements accordingly

  • Flexibility to work outside of normal working hours to support global projects.
  • Strong communication skills, Business level fluency in English both written and verbal.

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience working with cloud based P2P platforms
  • University degree, with Business, IT or Life Sciences degree preferable.
  • German language (parts of the team are speaking German)

Reference no: 920129 AD
Role: Source-to-pay Senior Consultant
Industry: Pharmaceutical industry
Workload: 100%
Location: Kaiseraugst, Switzerland
Start date: 01.04.2021
Duration: 12 months contract, with possible extension

About us:
ITech Consult is a certified ISO 9001:2015 Swiss company with offices also located in Germany and Ireland. ITech Consult is specialised in delivering IT candidates for contract work. We were founded in 1997 by IT professionals; hence we well understand what it means to be professionally supported in your search for a new project and being employed