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Sr Procurement Manager

Company: DIRECTV
Location: El Segundo
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

At DIRECTV, we're connecting the world through the latest tech, top-of-the-line communications and the best in entertainment. Innovation powers all that we do, and our groundbreaking solutions deliver compelling communication and entertainment experiences to millions of customers worldwide. As part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here's your opportunity to combine your passions for entertainment, media and technology to transform our company and your career.The Source to Pay (S2P) subject matter expert is the point of contact for internal Procurement Operations team. The S2P subject matter expert will ensure successful processing of all procurement activities that includes resolving issues and ensuring seamless maintenance of vendor accounts, and purchase orders/requisitions. As a member of the DirecTV Procurement Operations team, the S2P subject matter expert plays a critical role in building the capability and standards of the Procurement function and will support its development and sustainability by ensuring service delivery excellence.

  • Support User and Supplier management of purchasing framework: Guided Buying, Catalogs, Pricebook - creation, maintenance, integration with vendors, auditing
  • Serve as champion for procurement platform and associated initiatives
  • Execute process transformation and measurable operational performance
  • Understand the entire end to end S2P process and ability to perform effective problem solving of AP issues for various processes and team
  • Assess current state business processes and makes recommendations to standardize and optimize opportunities
  • Connect the contracting and procurement processes and drive optimization efforts
  • Develop and maintain process documentation and associated Policies & Procedures
  • Lead process improvement initiatives to arrive at best practices
  • Assist with and contribute to continuous improvement initiatives for S2P
  • Collaborative Relationships: Develop collaborative relationships with key stakeholders to develop, implement, and optimize processes and programs that enable the S2P operations to scale
  • Influence internal and external stakeholders to enable adaption, understanding and overall operational excellence in all aspects of the business
  • Participate/ lead related cross functional process and system improvement initiatives
  • Support supplier relationships and dealing with queries and discrepancies
  • Support users with purchase requisition creation, approval and processing
  • Supporting users with manual purchase order creation
  • Lead end user and supplier training
  • Lead all system testing activitiesQUALIFICATIONS
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required
    • Procurement/Accounting/Finance qualification with preference to one with higher qualification
    • 5+ Years of Operations or Procurement support
    • Excellent written and spoken English
    • Strong customer service mind-set
    • Working experience on AP workflows and Oracle application will be preferred
    • Experience working in a Shared Services Centre (SSC) environment is desirable
    • Source to Pay experience is desirable
    • Microsoft Visio experience is desirableThis position is subject to the DIRECTV COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Click here for additional information.This position can earn between $84,900-$120k. Not to mention all of the other amazing rewards that working at DIRECTV offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here.This is a remote position that can be located anywhere in the United States. #LI-Remote RSRDTVReady to join our team? Apply today!

      Job Posting: Jun 3, 2022, 2:34:08 PM
      Other Locations: Colorado-Denver
      Schedule: Full-time
      Job Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager

Keywords: DIRECTV, Los Angeles , Sr Procurement Manager, Executive , El Segundo, California

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