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Sodexo has an immediate need for a Senior Director IT, Supply and Business Process Optimization

Role is remote based- can reside anywhere in US (eastern time zone schedule required).

The Senior Director IT, Supply and Business Process Optimization role is responsible for all systems development activities, business process development and resources related to North American (NORAM) Supply Management, and Entegra (our Group Purchasing Organization (GPO)).

The role will maintain high level of service and system availability for mission critical systems including P2P (eProcurement), Supply B2B Tools (EDI), Vendor Contracts, Rebates and Compliance Reporting (CaRMA), Spend Analysis and Decision Tools and Entegra Financial/Customer Portals. Will be responsible to develop short and long-term plans associated with these systems including staffing, maintenance, enhancements, upgrades, and system monitoring. Leader defines technical architecture and integration approach between Supply Systems and associated internal and external systems. Will also manage relationship and communication with internal customers – Supply Management including Entegra, Finance (AP/AR) and IS&T partners to align efforts and adhere to standards and policies. Role will also create and maintain IS&T budgets and provides input and recommendations on contract terms for all associated systems and services.

The successful candidate will:

  • Direct the IT support of Supply Management and Entegra systems including Supply related B2B/P2P initiatives.
  • Lead the largest or most complex projects with organizational wide impact.
  • Be responsible for Technical Architecture and Integration.
  • Be responsible for entire System Development Life Cycle process including requirements, design, development, testing and implementation phase.
  • Establish production system uptime and quality control standards for all systems.
  • Direct and develop staff
  • Assist IT Sr Management team with the development of IT strategies, guidelines, and policies
  • Oversee budget and financial management

Is this the right opportunity for you? We are looking for candidates who have/are:

  • 10 years’ relevant functional technical procurement experience
  • 10 years’ leadership experience
  • SAP Supply Management exposure highly desired
  • Business process optimization & development experience
  • Vendor discount allowance/rebate management experience
  • Functional Application management experience
  • Application development, support, and maintenance experience
  • IT Project Management experience
  • Spend Management (Invoicing control) experience
  • Budget accountability experience
  • Proven track record of customer satisfaction and delivery success and ability to establish and maintain appropriate relationships with business and IT stakeholders
  • Ability to influence change across a matrix organization and collaborate with business and technology teams to deliver solutions

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

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Working for Sodexo:
Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. Our IS&T team supports 13,000 locations across North America and collaborates with the entire Sodexo Group, spanning 72 countries. Sodexo empowers its employees who have developed a thorough understanding of the organization to create their own career path

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What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Position Summary

Responsible for all IS&T systems development activities and resources related to NORAM Supply Management, Entegra and P2P/B2B teams. Maintains high levels of service and system availability for mission critical systems including P2P (eProcurement), Supply B2B Tools (EDI), Vendor Contracts, Rebates and Compliance Reporting (CaRMA), Spend Analysis and Decision Tools and Entegra Financial/Customer Portals. Develops short and long-term plans associated with these systems including staffing, maintenance, enhancements, upgrades and system monitoring. Defines technical architecture and integration approach between Supply Systems and associated internal and external systems. Manages relationship and communication with internal customers – Supply Management including Entegra, Finance (AP/AR) and IS&T partners to align efforts and adhere to standards and policies. Creates and maintains IS&T budgets and provides input and recommendations on contract terms for all associated systems and services.

  • Directs the IT support of Supply Management and Entegra systems including Supply related B2B/P2P initiatives.
  • Responsible for leading the largest or most complex projects with organizational wide impact.
  • Responsible for Technical Architecture and Integration.
  • Responsible for entire System Development Life Cycle process including requirements, design, development, testing and implementation phase.
  • Establishes production system uptime and quality control standards for all systems.
  • Direct and develop staff
  • Assist IT Sr Mgmt team with the development of IT strategies, guidelines and policies
  • Budget and Financial Management

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 10 years
Basic Functional Experience - 10 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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