Human Resources

Technical Process and Experience Manager : External Workforce Management (MEWS)

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Global organizations increasingly rely on many sources of talent beyond their traditional, full-time employees – this is known as the external workforce. External workers are a vital part of SAP’s business and the SAP External Workforce Management Office is a newly established team created to drive excellence in SAP’s External Workforce operations, processes and associated technologies. We are looking for a Technical Process & Experience Manager to own End to End processes for External Workforce Management and manage associated process changes.

 

The role will combine a high level of systems focus and business requirements management. Representing External Workforce topics within the business and on projects that deliver the Intelligent Enterprise. You will work to ensure SAP’s needs for external workforce are delivered via effective and efficient processes committing SAP to be BEST RUN.

 

The External Workforce Management Team works across the silos of finance, procurement, HR and IT within a complex process and technology landscape to deliver on business needs by bringing a holistic approach to External Workforce Management within SAP. The EWMO is responsible for the utilisation and management of SAP Fieldglass within SAP.

 

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

 

Process improvement

  • Is the SME across the external workforce processes partnering across teams to drive alignment and innovation
  • Creates and owns Process documentation for E2E processes
  • Ensures operational benefits are driven in relation to External Workforce from product landscape
  • Provides process support and guidance as needed across all BAU areas connected to External Workforce Management
  • Seeks to ensure Best Run Intelligent Enterprise approach is taken in relation to all processes related to external workforce

 

Team leadership

  • Team management of 1/ 2 FTE
  • Proactively manage the development of team members, supporting career growth
  • Represent the MEWS team as a leader in varying meetings, deputising for Head of MEWS where appropriate.

 

technical and System knowledge

  • Works with SAP IT and Fieldglass to ensure business centric and strategy relevant solutions are delivered
  • Acts as internal expert on SAP Fieldglass
  • Team members create and manages release regression testing processes
  • Team leads release training process – collaborating with enablement consultant to ensure effective delivery of relevant information to all stakeholders
  • Leads SUS survey review and creates a plan to tackle outcomes.

 

Business consultation and change management

  • Customer focused consultative approach – seeks to understand the business operations and needs, assess impact of change and to deliver effective solutions to the business
  • Responsible for managing change procedures – receiving and reviewing change requests through effective evaluation of business needs; prioritisation of change requests including impact and risk assessments and alignment to overall goals and objectives; prepares implementation plans, monitors and reports progress
  • Takes a customer centric approach to all activities
  • Follows market trends and innovation translating into opportunities to drive value for SAP
  • Gathers and documents business needs and articulates them effectively within the change management and governance structures – managing and tracking progress against delivering solutions to the business
  • Keeps business well informed – managing flow of relevant and useful information related to all external workforce topics
  • Works with colleagues to monitor adoption using system data and feedback / survey results to identify blockers to adoption
  • Strong collaboration with Transformation process lead ensuring joined up strategic thinking and resource planning.

 

Required skills and experience

  • Strong influencing and communication skills - maturity to interact with senior business leaders in the organization, develop strong relationships and (where required) to resolve issues or challenges as they arise
  • Ability to learn and assimilate information quickly including a proven ability to quickly learn and understand new systems / technology
  • Customer orientation and focus on quality
  • Enthusiast, strong work ethic and a positive attitude
  • Passion for driving operational excellence
  • Strong business acumen with appreciation for how commercial, finance, procurement, HR and compliance topics interact within a large organisation.
  • Excellent executive-level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills,
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Aptitude for collaboration in cross functional environment
  • Excellent English language skills, written and verbal.
  • Ability to think creatively and solve unstructured problems. 
  • Ability to listen and take into consideration information from multiple stakeholders
  • Appreciation for the importance of effective change management and willingness to apply this to all work
  • Ability to execute and get things done to high standards
  • Able to set priorities & multi-task
  • Experience of developing business cases to support change
  • Experience of working with / within the workforce management or procurement organizations of a multi-national organization and the ability to understand the complexity of such environments.
  • Experience of working within a cloud technology environment and understanding of SAAS
  • Strong IT skills
  • Aptitude for collaboration in cross functional environment
  • Proven track record in process ownership in a complex multi-national environment
  • Detail-oriented self-starter with experience working on multiple topics/ projects in parallel, excellent follow-through and the ability to solve unstructured problems. 
  • Ability to listen and take into consideration information from multiple stakeholders
  • Strong collaboration skills - to work effectively in cross functional teams
  • Appreciation for the importance of effective change management and willingness to apply this to all work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Fluent English (written & spoken)
  • Experience of working with a VMS (SAP Fieldglass)
  • Experience of working within a cloud technology environment and understanding of SAAS
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to report, analyze and interpret data & initiate corrective action

 

DESIRABLE ADDITION SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong presenting and public speaking skills
  • Project management experience
  • Experience of working with the workforce or procurement organizations of a multi-national organization and the ability to understand the complexity of such environments
  • Working on topics with strong compliance requirements

 

 

 

 

We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

 

Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.

 

SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:323812 | Work Area: Human Resources | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - Europe

Requisition ID:  323812
Posted Date:  Jun 18, 2022
Work Area:  Human Resources
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%
Location: 

Middlesex, GB, TW148HD

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