Energizer Senior Product Manager IBP & Transportation in St. Louis, Missouri
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The Senior Product Manager, Supply Chain, Transportation & Global Trade Applications role works within the Global IT organization with a focus on identifying strategic solutions related to Planning, Transportation & Global Trade capabilities. Applications include SAP IBP as well as various COTS applications. This position reports to the Sr. Manager of Supply Chain Applications & Foundational Services has a key role in overall delivery of the planning and transportation management strategy. The candidate for this role should have deep experience deploying and maintaining supply chain planning applications with, demonstrating enterprise thinking, and a strength identifying fit for purpose capabilities to enable business processes.
Responsible for establishing the product vision and product roadmap related to SAP IBP, Transportation Management & Global Trade capabilities.
Responsible for keeping current in depth of technology related to IBP, Transportation Management & Global Trade capabilities.
Develops solution strategy that enables future strategic direction focused on key customer leadership
Stays current with NexGen capabilities and identifies where and when to apply them to Energizer’s portfolio focused on transforming business processes
Oversees all major Projects & continuous product development for IBP, Global Trade & Transportation Management
Develops strong relationship with key business partners and is seen as the IT Solution Expert for SAP IBP (Planning)
Demonstrates enterprise thinking while focusing on the end-to-end business process
Attends onsite blueprint sessions providing technical design guidance ensuring the implementation aligns to functional objectives
Has technical depth to identify when and where Energizer should customize solutions and when the business process should be challenged to keep standard.
Has final Design Signoff responsibility for SAP IBP, Transportation Management & Global Trade applications while ensuring designs support the agreed strategic solution and future technology direction
Actively participates in Functional Board(s), responsible for continuous alignment of strategic solutions working in partnership with the aligned delivery lead to manage resource demand.
Leads Operational Excellence meetings and facilitates continuous prioritization of backlogs.
Participates in PMO meetings to ensure proper progress is being made while driving solutions and mitigations of complex risks and issues
Actively coaches BSA’s and provides technical learnings.
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
10+ years working in a business environment with a focus on business process and IT / Business strategy
5+ years working with Integrated Business Planning Applications including: SAP IBP
3+ years working in a DevOps/Agile team
10+ years of ERP experience
Demonstrated experience as techno/functional lead for full SAP lifecycle implementations
Demonstrated understanding of project management principles
Strong solution architecture skills and the ability to think across both application and infrastructure landscapes to determine solutions and solve problems with deep technical understanding
Strong understanding of human resource management principles, practices, and procedures
Proven ability to make complex technical and vendor tradeoffs producing top business value
Ability to work independently with little oversight
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to coach and lead others to deliver business results
Creative, entrepreneurial approach to technology possibilities
Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language
Preferred Skills and Experience
Experience within Consumer Package Goods industry
Experience with IBP Control Tower and S&OP modules
Experience with SAP CPI
Experience with large multi-national company
Working Relationships & Environment
Reports to Sr. Manager Supply Chain Applications & Foundational Services
Key relationships internally with Global IT Team and End to End Supply Chain & Stakeholder.
Periodic travel required up to 25%
Work schedule that may vary from typical business hours
Come Join Us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.