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IT PRODUCT OWNER

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Description

The Business Application group within Koch Global Services is seeking an IT Product Owner to join our Source to Pay product team to implement and support leveraged, enterprise applications across the Koch Industries companies. Our Source to Pay team provides support for the technology supporting our enterprise procurement, contract lifecycle management and travel & expenses.

As we continue to transform these our Source to Pay capability, it will be your job to align with the business vision and strategies to lead delivery of an enterprise solution throughout Koch. You will maintain focus and provide clear direction to the team members and be the product champion. You will be accountable for guiding the success of the product. This will include but not limited to driving the product vision and strategies, development of the technology roadmap, seeking alignment with business stakeholders and determining our total cost of ownership.

To be successful in this role, you will need relational skills, the ability to manage multiple activities/projects at once, and strong communication skills. You will excel by building relationships and communicating with high-level business stakeholders to understand their strategies and match them with the right solutions.

What You Will Do In Your Role

·Partner with the business process owners to ensure the vision and strategies are clearly understood and being implemented within the product

·Interfacing with the business stakeholders to define priority, business needs, and requirements

·Development and prioritization of the roadmap

·Providing direction and prioritization to the product team that aligns with the stakeholder’s vision

·Driving accountability with our product vendors for project deliverables

·Understanding the market and leading practices within the marketplace for the product

·Understanding product costs and determining the cost recovery mechanism

·Developing detailed knowledge and understanding of the business process

·Working with customers, vendors, and IT teams to appropriately implement technology solutions

  • Working with the business to develop training plans and training materials that will be used in the training of end users on new systems and enhancements
  • ·Collaborating with business stakeholders in working with technology vendors to understand their capabilities and strategic roadmaps

    ·Managing project scope by thoroughly understanding the business culture, environment, and people

    ·Identifying opportunities to leverage applications across the organization to minimize duplicate systems within the organization

    ·Engaging in analysis and decision-making processes for new initiatives

    ·Communicating with leadership and stakeholders on current initiatives

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

·Bachelor's Degree or higher in information systems, accounting, finance, or related field

·A minimum of 5 years’ experience leading IT projects

·Strong economic, analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving ability

·Ability to communicate clearly with all levels of the organization across the globe

·Collaboration and influencing skills with peers and customers to influence and gain alignment on objectives

    What Will Put You Ahead

    ·Experience implementing and/or supporting supply chain management, sourcing or procurement capabilities

    ·Experience implementing projects using Agile methodologies Experience with industry leading procurement/sourcing software

      Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
      Equal Opportunity Employer.
      Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

      This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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