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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Governance PPM - Architect / Sr. Architect

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Dec 2, 2022
Remote working option during the current situation

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 143720 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


About Colgate-Palmolive:

Do you want to come to work with a smile and leave with one as well? In between those smiles, your day consists of working in a global organization, continually learning and collaborating, having stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions!

If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be!

Our dependable household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities. The pride in our brand fuels a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has supported our enduring success.

If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day.


The Experience:

In today’s dynamic technology environment, it's an exciting time to belong to the information technology team at Colgate. Our highly technical and innovative team is designated to drive growth for Colgate Palmolive in a landscape that is constantly changing.


What role will you play as a member of the Colgate’s team ?

The role is part of the Global IT Governance team and has a key role to play in IT project portfolio management, audit and compliance, incident management and change management by providing leadership, coordination and management. The role will be responsible for developing solutions and support related to the areas highlighted above. Additionally the role will also involve working closely with senior IT leaders in establishing, implementing and managing best practices for IT project portfolio management throughout the organization.


Who are you…

You are a function specialist -

  • Understand and apply information technology standards and best practices to daily support and project implementation activities
  • Apply conceptual knowledge and technology to unravel business processes and fix procedural problems
  • Lead and/or perform the design, build and testing of business applications and architecture in line with agreed time frames, business requirements and global standards
  • Maintain production systems reliability through accurate utilization of GIT standard support and governance processes.


You connect the dots -

  • Drive day to day business requirements according to Global SLA
  • Develop solutions to address business requirements considering priorities and resources available. Ensure timely delivery of the solutions
  • Ensure the utilization of GIT 5 step project management methodology to comply with IT governance practices.


You are a collaborator -

  • Build and develop positive relationships with GIT peers, business partners, customers and external resources
  • Coordinate / support / lead projects and design frameworks.


You are an innovator -

  • Identify and assess new technologies in the area of IT Portfolio Management, Change Management, Incident Management and Audit and Compliance.


What you’ll need…(Required):

  • Bachelors in Engineering or equivalent
  • 12 + years of overall experience, with focus on Project Management, Change Management, Incident Management, Audit and Compliance in a SAP environment.
  • Should have led teams to deliver E2E SAP projects in the role of program / project manager
  • Hands on experience working on various project and portfolio management tools
  • Experience partnering with the IT leadership teams
  • Has worked on proposing and developing technical solutions and driving POCs, partnering with the vendor teams. Ability to present the same to the stakeholders.


What you’ll need…(Preferred):

  • Academic certifications in relevant subjects, project management and systems.
  • Knowledge about emerging technologies and Industry best practices.


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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