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Senior Product Manager - SAP QM

Senior Product Manager - SAP QM

 

 

About IT at Nestlé

We are a team of IT professionals from many countries and diverse backgrounds, each with unique missions and challenges in the biggest health, nutrition and wellness company of the world. We innovate every day through forward-looking technologies to create opportunities for Nestlé’s digital challenges with our consumers, customers and at the workplace. We collaborate with our business partners around the world to deliver standardized, integrated technology products and services to create tangible business value.

Position Summary

In order to complete our T&P Department, we are currently looking for a IS/IT Senior Product Manager – Quality Management

Under the supervision and guidance of your primary Community of Practice Lead and Product Group Manager based in Switzerland, you will be responsible for SAP products such as SAP QM, QMS Mobile & Vendor Audit Management within a product group and you will be responsible for the go-to-market strategy, product vision and vision execution as well as the end-to-end value delivery (including IS/IT consumers’ adoption). You will be accountable for the product from ideation and strategy through continuous value management to retirement, with responsibility for the full life cycle of the product including ITIL service models (e.g. L2 and L3 support models). On the delivery side of the product you will be responsible for analyzing and continuously managing the value for money, ensuring the product is adopted as widely as possible and you will deliver applications that support Nestlé's initiative to simplify the life of the end user, standardize work across Nestlé markets and businesses and share above market in centers of scale and competency. You will also manage the team(s) developing the capabilities as well as the stakeholders receiving the capabilities and can deliver value to other products and product groups.

A day in the life of...

  • The main focus of Quality Management solutions are on:

o    SAP QM to support the Quality Management with Nestlé production premises from inspection plan design to execution. The solution is mature & deployed within Nestlé. It has to be maintained and evolve considering business need changes, S/4 migration will be a key item in the next year roadmap.
o    Vendor Audit Management, supporting evolution of the product leveraging analytics capabilities.

  • Jointly with CO-QM and related business units establishes roadmaps with PGM support for the solutions in scope.
  • Ensure that quality management solutions are implemented in coordination with the Business units, Regional Business Solution Teams as well as with GLOBE Technology Platforms.
  • Use the deep understanding of the business capabilities to segment IS / IT customers based on their needs and profile. Provide an outside in based view of how to best target each segment.
  • Working with the business relationship manager and enterprise architect, develop a product strategy and vision aimed at maximizing value in line with corporate and business strategy.
  • Define the long-term business capability automation and digitalization roadmap for the business outcomes the product or product group deliver.
  • Orchestrating internal and external multi-functional stakeholders to define, validate and refine product vision, strategy, definitions and roadmaps.
  • Prepare the strategy and communication material to create a shared understanding of the product in particular on how to market and sell it (for BRMs at the Centre and in the markets), to deliver and operate it (for product teams) and to measure its success (for performance manager and BRMs).
  • Ensure product contribution to the business value (follow the guidelines of the CIO office for the business KPIs).                
  • Oversee the analysis of the provided reports by the Performance Manager for insights of product impact and adoption in market. Work with customers to define and validate specific key value indicators (KVIs); define with team key performance indicators (KPIs) to improve the product value for Nestlé; retire the product at end of life based on trend analysis on KVIs and KPIs.
  • Provide performance manager with relevant data in an automated way in accordance to performance management requirements (real-time, etc.).
  • Analyze competitive landscape, specifically for TCO / value for money to inform the product strategy before and during product life.
  • Participate in the IS/IT governance processes that enable prioritization across multiple options and support the business governance processes (e.g. automation that would remove business headcounts or drastically impact business ways of working).
  • Understands the business risk appetite and delivers applications within that acceptable risk level.
  • Create the context: create alignment, lead by example, promote an open culture and our values in a sustainable way. (Sustain the change).
  • Select talent: recruit and onboard people and plan capabilities for the future.
  • Develop people: coach, define effective (70-20-10) development plans and assess talent, building the right capabilities for the team and for the organization long-term success. 
  • Drive performance: empower and enable people, give and receive feedback, evaluate and differentiate performance, constantly challenges the set up organization to ensure its results and effectiveness.
  • Recognize achievements: give and receive recognition, reward performance.

What will make you successful

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product 
  • Demonstrated experience in a product based IS/IT organization 
  • 8+ years of experience in IS/IT (e.g. Business Analyst, Product Management, etc.)
  • 5+ years’ experience on managing IS/IT Quality Management solutions and good Stakeholder management as the Quality Management Solutions are critical for day to day operations and are widely adopted in several markets.
  • Knowledge of technologies like SAP UI5, SAP Cloud Platform and SAP Cloud Foundry are recommended
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong understanding of basic system engineering, information risk and security guidelines, and architecture standards
  • Understanding of various software development methodologies (e.g. agile, waterfall)
  • Understanding of modeling techniques
  • Excellent understanding of business complexity and interdependencies
  • Deep understanding of the IT landscape in the functional area
  • Working knowledge of APIs & integration, consumer research and UI/UX
  • Understanding of how the technologies are applied in the scope by best-in-class companies
  • Organization: Above-average organization and prioritization skills, with the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time     
  • Experience with effective communication at different levels in the organization and in English
  • Experience having worked in a global environment and with virtual teams

Benefits

  • An attractive and dynamic international working environment with the most talented and engaged IT professionals in their field and working with best-in class technologies
  • Be yourself @Nestlé, everyone else is taken! Our values are rooted in respect, we champion diversity and inclusion, and believe on the power of diversity to build winning teams where everyone can be the best version of themselves  
  • Personal and professional growth through ongoing training and constant career opportunities reflecting our conviction that people are our most important asset
  • Great benefits including competitive salary and a comprehensive social benefits package
  • Hybrid working environment with flexible working scheme, allowing everyone to meet their needs enjoying the advantages of remote work and combining with the amazing Nestlé facilities (dog friendly!) and culture

 

 

 

 

 

About IT at Nestlé

We are a team of IT professionals from many countries and diverse backgrounds, each with unique missions and challenges in the biggest health, nutrition and wellness company of the world. We innovate every day through forward-looking technologies to create opportunities for Nestlé’s digital challenges with our consumers, customers and at the workplace. We collaborate with our business partners around the world to deliver standardized, integrated technology products and services to create tangible business value.

Position Summary

In order to complete our T&P Department, we are currently looking for a IS/IT Senior Product Manager – Quality Management

Under the supervision and guidance of your primary Community of Practice Lead and Product Group Manager based in Switzerland, you will be responsible for SAP products such as SAP QM, QMS Mobile & Vendor Audit Management within a product group and you will be responsible for the go-to-market strategy, product vision and vision execution as well as the end-to-end value delivery (including IS/IT consumers’ adoption). You will be accountable for the product from ideation and strategy through continuous value management to retirement, with responsibility for the full life cycle of the product including ITIL service models (e.g. L2 and L3 support models). On the delivery side of the product you will be responsible for analyzing and continuously managing the value for money, ensuring the product is adopted as widely as possible and you will deliver applications that support Nestlé's initiative to simplify the life of the end user, standardize work across Nestlé markets and businesses and share above market in centers of scale and competency. You will also manage the team(s) developing the capabilities as well as the stakeholders receiving the capabilities and can deliver value to other products and product groups.

A day in the life of...

  • The main focus of Quality Management solutions are on:

o    SAP QM to support the Quality Management with Nestlé production premises from inspection plan design to execution. The solution is mature & deployed within Nestlé. It has to be maintained and evolve considering business need changes, S/4 migration will be a key item in the next year roadmap.
o    Vendor Audit Management, supporting evolution of the product leveraging analytics capabilities.

  • Jointly with CO-QM and related business units establishes roadmaps with PGM support for the solutions in scope.
  • Ensure that quality management solutions are implemented in coordination with the Business units, Regional Business Solution Teams as well as with GLOBE Technology Platforms.
  • Use the deep understanding of the business capabilities to segment IS / IT customers based on their needs and profile. Provide an outside in based view of how to best target each segment.
  • Working with the business relationship manager and enterprise architect, develop a product strategy and vision aimed at maximizing value in line with corporate and business strategy.
  • Define the long-term business capability automation and digitalization roadmap for the business outcomes the product or product group deliver.
  • Orchestrating internal and external multi-functional stakeholders to define, validate and refine product vision, strategy, definitions and roadmaps.
  • Prepare the strategy and communication material to create a shared understanding of the product in particular on how to market and sell it (for BRMs at the Centre and in the markets), to deliver and operate it (for product teams) and to measure its success (for performance manager and BRMs).
  • Ensure product contribution to the business value (follow the guidelines of the CIO office for the business KPIs).                
  • Oversee the analysis of the provided reports by the Performance Manager for insights of product impact and adoption in market. Work with customers to define and validate specific key value indicators (KVIs); define with team key performance indicators (KPIs) to improve the product value for Nestlé; retire the product at end of life based on trend analysis on KVIs and KPIs.
  • Provide performance manager with relevant data in an automated way in accordance to performance management requirements (real-time, etc.).
  • Analyze competitive landscape, specifically for TCO / value for money to inform the product strategy before and during product life.
  • Participate in the IS/IT governance processes that enable prioritization across multiple options and support the business governance processes (e.g. automation that would remove business headcounts or drastically impact business ways of working).
  • Understands the business risk appetite and delivers applications within that acceptable risk level.
  • Create the context: create alignment, lead by example, promote an open culture and our values in a sustainable way. (Sustain the change).
  • Select talent: recruit and onboard people and plan capabilities for the future.
  • Develop people: coach, define effective (70-20-10) development plans and assess talent, building the right capabilities for the team and for the organization long-term success. 
  • Drive performance: empower and enable people, give and receive feedback, evaluate and differentiate performance, constantly challenges the set up organization to ensure its results and effectiveness.
  • Recognize achievements: give and receive recognition, reward performance.

What will make you successful

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product 
  • Demonstrated experience in a product based IS/IT organization 
  • 8+ years of experience in IS/IT (e.g. Business Analyst, Product Management, etc.)
  • 5+ years’ experience on managing IS/IT Quality Management solutions and good Stakeholder management as the Quality Management Solutions are critical for day to day operations and are widely adopted in several markets.
  • Knowledge of technologies like SAP UI5, SAP Cloud Platform and SAP Cloud Foundry are recommended
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong understanding of basic system engineering, information risk and security guidelines, and architecture standards
  • Understanding of various software development methodologies (e.g. agile, waterfall)
  • Understanding of modeling techniques
  • Excellent understanding of business complexity and interdependencies
  • Deep understanding of the IT landscape in the functional area
  • Working knowledge of APIs & integration, consumer research and UI/UX
  • Understanding of how the technologies are applied in the scope by best-in-class companies
  • Organization: Above-average organization and prioritization skills, with the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time     
  • Experience with effective communication at different levels in the organization and in English
  • Experience having worked in a global environment and with virtual teams

Benefits

  • An attractive and dynamic international working environment with the most talented and engaged IT professionals in their field and working with best-in class technologies
  • Be yourself @Nestlé, everyone else is taken! Our values are rooted in respect, we champion diversity and inclusion, and believe on the power of diversity to build winning teams where everyone can be the best version of themselves  
  • Personal and professional growth through ongoing training and constant career opportunities reflecting our conviction that people are our most important asset
  • Great benefits including competitive salary and a comprehensive social benefits package
  • Hybrid working environment with flexible working scheme, allowing everyone to meet their needs enjoying the advantages of remote work and combining with the amazing Nestlé facilities (dog friendly!) and culture

 

 

 

Esplugues Llobregat, B, ES, 08950

Esplugues Llobregat, B, ES, 08950

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