Sr. Manager, SAP P2P Purchasing - DFS5218234 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 7/28/2019

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Job Description

As DFS continues its Digital Transformation Journey, the Global Technology team is looking for a strong candidate to lead the design and delivery of P2P (Coupa) project and apply technology to meet business objectives with strategical view.

Key Responsibilities:

• Help customers focus on their goals and drive the implementation towards a successful, on-time implementation.
• Establish strong partnerships with customers and colleagues.
• Lead all aspects of implementation and complete all Coupa configuration components (from Coupa system setup to supplier enablement’s).
• Engage customers in enlightened business need discussions versus feature/function basics.
• Provide technical and functional expertise to customers during the implementation process.
• Provide strong technical understanding of our product with the ability to discuss and demonstrate the full Coupa platform and how it is configured to meet a customer’s business needs.
• Create and/or improve implementation templates, training and presentations.
• Follow Coupa implementation methodology for all customers and tailor to meet each customer’s unique business needs.
• Share relevant prior experiences with customers and colleagues.
• Provide assistance to colleagues where needed.
• Work well in both individual and team settings.

Key Requirements:

• Bachelor’s or degree in Computer Science or IT
• 10-12 years’ experience in systems applications consulting, either internally via an IT organization or externally with a consulting firm or software provider.
• Should have extremely strong client management skills and be able to work with customers to execute an implementation plan that works towards a rapid, successful go live.
• e-Procurement, AP and/or Expense Management experience is desired.
• Strongly prefer a background in both e-Invoicing and Global Compliance.
• Experience with Software as a Service is a plus as is any experience with financial accounting, customer management, and sales force automation software.
• Previous implementation experience with the following applications is a solid predictor of success: Ariba, Coupa, Oracle, SAP.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Experience configuring and delivering software demonstrations are required Workshop planning, facilitation and scribing.
• Creation and maintenance of knowledge repository relating to systems: requirements, solution designs and development and work practice-related documentation.
• Assist in development of Retail System Roadmap