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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 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, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

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:  Digital Procurement Manager

Travel Required?:  Travel - 25% of time
Date:  Jun 15, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 104352 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

 

In an ever-changing and dynamic world, our Supply Chain and Manufacturing professionals, who are recognized as the best in the business, are essential to quickly delivering our products to consumers worldwide. They are responsible for ensuring we make quality products that consumers love. Using advanced technology and an analytical mindset, they are especially adept at continuously improving manufacturing processes. This team comprises a variety of global roles and focus areas, including operations, engineering, process development and innovation, procurement, network operations, project management, factory performance & reliability, packaging, continuous improvement, and supply chain management.

 

Join our team as a Digital Procurement Manager!

 

The Digital Procurement Manager - Global Supplier Management will join the digital procurement team covering the E2E procure to pay digital process for Indirect and Direct procurement teams. This position will lead the Global Supplier enablement process utilizing the Supplier Lifecycle and Performance (SLP) Ariba Module and the Ariba Network Platform. The candidate will be responsible for working directly with the 3rd party platform provider and other internal business partners to manage the scope and deliverables of the enablement process. Leadership and communication with all levels of the organization and global/local suppliers will be required.

 

The role can be done 75% virtually. The candidate can be located anywhere in the U.S. near our offices (Topeka, KS, Piscataway, NJ, New York City, NY).

 

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with 3rd party project manager to manage timeline, all customer resource activities, drive resolution of any escalated issues, and other key project management items related to the enablement process.
  • Accountable for successful execution of the scope of work including such activities of planning, design, implementation & post implementation recap.
  • Work with the Digital Procurement Implementation Manager with respect to the project plan, deliverables and achievements.
  • Partnering with the change management lead to plan and execute activities.
  • Provide clear communication to the core Project committee.
  • Facilitate issue/risk management through the escalation process.
  • Oversee the Supplier on-boarding process and registration of the Global supplier base in the Ariba Network.
  • Design reporting/Tracking of important metrics and set up continuous improvement methodology.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Finance, Accounting, Information Systems or relevant technical field.
  • At least 8 years of practical working experience in Procurement, Project Management, Finance, Information Systems or Supply Chain.
  • At least 2 years project management experience.
  • At least 1 year global project management experience.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • An advanced degree (MBA) or professional certificate (CPM or CPSM or Project Management).
  • High customer services skills with multiple functions and regions.
  • Ability to understand and lead technology based discussions.
  • A good understanding of Source to Pay (S2P) process including Procurement Software such as SAP, Ariba, eSourcing, Spend analyzer.

 

 

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 Hill's Pet Nutrition? 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.

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets! At Hill’s we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets.

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries. To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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

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 http://www.colgatepalmolive.com. To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com. To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit http://www.hillspet.com. To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit  http://www.tomsofmaine.com.

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


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