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Commercial Governance Specialist (f/m/d) -Cloud Supplier Governance

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!




Our mission is to define, implement and govern supplier engagements that support the rapid growth of the Enterprise Cloud Services business. You will work with SAP´s global strategic partners as well as internal stakeholders from central functions governing commercial processes in cloud service procurement to realize tangible financial improvements.

The Role:

Within a multi-competency team of experts from finance, legal, and vendor management you will play a critical role with your expertise in commercial operations and governance. This includes control of the entire procure-to-pay process for supplier services with the goal to reduce cost and risk. Effective collaboration with key stakeholders is important to negotiate viable terms and financial outcomes in line with our unit´s targets. Your impact will grow with your understanding of the services sold / procured and your ability to drive decisions based on the analysis of financial and business data.


Experience / Role Requirements

During your 5+ years long professional career in controlling - ideally for IT and cloud services - you have already taken responsibility for financial outcomes. Reliability and a high level of commitment and self-organization have allowed you to build strong stakeholder relations and deliver results repeatedly. You see dealing with conflict as a way to find a better solution along an agreed strategy.

You have earned a master´s degree in economics, ideally with a specialization in accounting. With your ability to quickly learn and the willingness to take on responsibility you will find an ideal platform to apply your know-how and develop yourself in one the industry’s most interesting businesses.


About the team / Brand / Line of Business

We are a multi-competency, multi-cultural and diverse team in three different geographies catering to a global organization and ecosystem. We cherish learning from each other and taking and granting responsibility. If you like to see a direct result of your work in key company figures, this is your opportunity.



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:316715 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Commercial Governance Specialist (f/m/d) -Cloud Supplier Governance

Facility:  316715
Posted Date:  Jan 21, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

Job Segment: Cloud, ERP, SAP, Procurement, Database, Technology, Operations