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Continental NPM Processes & Systems Specialist in Auburn Hills, Michigan

NPM Processes & Systems Specialist

Auburn Hills, MI

154201BR

Job Description

THE COMPANY

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. Our Auburn Hills, MI location is seeking a highly self-skilled IT Business Systems Analyst to join our team. The ideal candidate has experience in Finance Systems and supporting end-users.

Are you ready to shape tomorrow with us?

THE POSITION

Mission and Purpose of this position:

• The NPM IT Business Systems Analyst is responsible to support the overall Purchasing & Internal Stakeholder experiences of the globally utilized NPM tools through implementing, and maintaining best in class offerings while driving standardization, increasing efficiency and operational automation potential.

Core Responsibilities: Tools Rollout & Support (shared):

• Responsibility for the rollout to new locations and maintenance for existing users/locations of the global NPM purchasing platforms (e.g. VTOS, Catalogs, RPA

• Ensure appropriate user support with respective support organization

• Run projects for system improvements, enhancements and rollout to new locations

• Provide user trainings (recurring and ad-hoc) to promote the proper ordering channels, use of catalogs, and overall policy guidance

Department Strategy (shared):

• Support the alignment of priorities and directions with purchasing management and cross functional management (e.g. Finance, IT)

• Advise Purchasing community regarding Business Processes supporting Systems

Processes, Efficiency, & Automation (shared):

• Educate on defined and aligned global processes

• Process analysis, improvement, standardization and implementation

• Documentation, approval, maintenance of processes according to company rules (e.g. policies, work instructions, etc.)

• Spread strategy and roadmap for automation increase within NPM Purchasing

• Advise, from systems perspective, toward implementation of efficiency measures and automation (e.g. RPA, catalog management, process management)

Organization and Magnitude:

• This position reports to Head of NPM Purchasing Solutions

• The global respective volumes under systems scope are:

47 locations supported, 540,000 PO line items and €1,300M of spend, 15,000 new parts setups, 60,000 storeroom orders confirmed

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

• Immediate Benefits

• Paid Time Off

• Tuition & Employee Discounts

• Annual Bonus

• Employer 401(k) Match

• And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

• Run projects for system improvements, enhancements and rollout to new locations

• Provide user trainings (recurring and ad-hoc) to promote the proper ordering channels, use of catalogs, and overall policy guidance

Department Strategy (shared):

• Support the alignment of priorities and directions with purchasing management and cross functional management (e.g. Finance, IT)

• Advise Purchasing community regarding Business Processes supporting Systems

Processes, Efficiency, & Automation (shared):

• Educate on defined and aligned global processes

• Process analysis, improvement, standardization and implementation

• Documentation, approval, maintenance of processes according to company rules (e.g. policies, work instructions, etc.)

• Spread strategy and roadmap for automation increase within NPM Purchasing

• Advise, from systems perspective, toward implementation of efficiency measures and automation (e.g. RPA, catalog management, process management)

Organization and Magnitude:

• This position reports to Head of NPM Purchasing Solutions

• The global respective volumes under systems scope are:

47 locations supported, 540,000 PO line items and €1,300M of spend, 15,000 new parts setups, 60,000 storeroom orders confirmed

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Academic degree in Business Administration, IT or comparable qualification

• 2 years’ experience in Purchasing, Purchasing Systems, or IT

• Experience in project management and process, systems & tools implementation

• English language skills written and spoken

*Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

*Continental is not able to pay relocation expenses for this opportunity.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• SAP Experience

• 5+ years’ of experience in Purchasing, Purchasing Systems or IT

Job Type

Professional

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About Continental

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2019, Vitesco Technologies, a Continental business area, recorded sales of EUR 7.8 billion and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.

Job Category

Purchasing

Country

United States

Division

Vitesco Technologies

EEO Statement

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