Director SAP – Accounting to Report/Source to Settle
Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.
Merck’s Information Technology organization partners with colleagues across the business to help serve our patients and customers around the world. Ours is a high energy team of dynamic, innovative individuals dedicated to advancing Merck’s contribution to global medical innovation by leveraging information and technology to efficiently advance the business by driving revenue and productivity.
Leading the Accounting to Report/Source to Settle (ATR/STS) SAP team for Merck Animal Health, the candidate will work directly with the senior leaders of Animal Health, Global ATR/STS Process Owner and Business Service Center leadership to develop and implement a strategy to continuously improve the ATR/STS processes and enhance the technology solution in order to achieve the maximum value from our global SAP platform. The Director SAP – ATR/STS is responsible for the successful delivery of process transformation, change management, and technology solutions. Knowledge of integrated business processes and the ability to translate them into sustainable solutions is critical.
This role uses strategic thinking, consulting skills, leadership, and business knowledge to shape the business strategy and translate that into IT capabilities. The individual will direct the scope and deliverables of the ATR/STS process areas, with responsibility for the overall success of the integrated solution.
The candidate will possess advanced skills and abilities, in client interaction, relationship building, and communication. In addition, the candidate will have the ability to lead a diverse global team of full time and contract employees and the skills to continue to develop and maintain a high performing team.
- Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science, engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience.
- A demonstrated track record of success deploying SAP, with a focus on innovation and user experience in the Finance and Source to Settle processes and systems with a minimum of five years experience.
- Effective at leading and working with cross-functional and multi-cultural project teams with an emphasis on collective achievements.
- Active business partner with strong relationship management and change enablement skills.
- Entrepreneurial mind set.
- Strong delivery and problem solving skills.
- Financial acumen.
- End to end business and technology process knowledge.
- Knowledge of new/emerging technology.
- Excellent communication and influencing skills.
- Writes and speaks English fluently.
- Strong personal and professional ethical values, impeccable integrity.
Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.
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Job: Account Management
Employee Status: Regular
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Company Trade Name: Merck