Philips IT SAP Ariba Administrator in Lodz, Poland

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IT SAP Ariba Administrator


As the IT SAP ARIBA Administrator you will be a part of the Procurement Shared Services Center (PSSC) based in Łódź. You will be responsible for administration, maintenance and improvement of the SAP ARIBA tool. As the proficient user of databases, SharePoint, SAP and Excel you will suggest, plan and implement the changes in the system as well as build the analytic tools. Your tasks will include catalogues management (adding, updating, removing), creating, changing and removing of the forms as a well as organizing and creating of the tiles. You will manage the user rights and configure all the parameters of the interface and functionality. During your work you will have an opportunity to work with the international stakeholders from the IT and procurement departments.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

  • Dealing with service scope changes /amendments

  • Identifies and participating (supporting) in procurement /improvement projects /initiatives

  • Leads projects within and outside PSSC scope

  • Monitors performance of the system, quality of the process and initiate changes to improve things

  • Provides system maintenance and updates

  • Solves escalations and complex issues related to area of operations

You are responsible for

  • Actively support Philips projects/central initiatives

  • Support Global team in Process improvements, working database base creation, analytics

  • Building solution to improve day-to-day work

  • Support in the development of forms, procedures and work instructions

  • Managing the catalogues in the SAP ARIBA system

  • Creation, changes and rights assignment of the forms

  • Management of the tile structure in SAP ARIBA system

  • Management of access rights and lists of users and suppliers

  • Master Data management

  • Configuration and changes to templates, interface and functionality

  • Perform systems maintenance and updates (including data entry in SAP and SharePoint)

  • Work directly with internal stakeholders to ensure data requests are complete and comply with standards

You are a part of

Procurement Shared Services Center (PSSC) based in Łódź, Poland, is part of global Philips Procurement. Under the umbrella of Royal Philips, Philips Procurement manages and performs sourcing and procurement activities for (indirect) goods and services for Philips.

PSSC acts on behalf of the Philips businesses, handling every step in the purchasing process – from demand analysis to final delivery. PSSC delivers value added services by leveraging economies of scale, globalizing processes and simplifying the ways of working, while delivering superior purchasing experiences by listening and acting on our customers’ feedback.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor degree (as a minimum)

  • Fluent English (additional language may be required)

  • Communication skills and Customer attitude

  • Team work

  • Strong execution skills

  • Analytical skills

  • Advanced knowledge on programs and systems, e.g. (Microsoft SharePoint)

  • Advanced user of Excel, Access, SQL and OneDrive Environment

  • Database administration, reporting and management experience

  • Self-driven and pro-active, able to work independently in virtual environment

  • Target oriented personality with strong focus on quality

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is constantly growing enterprise wide. Succeeding in this challenging role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at .