This position is responsible for supporting the performance of specific vendors providing Finance and Accounting Services (F&A) to the Saint-Gobain North America (SGNA) Shared Service organization, including contract administration, financial analysis, and vendor performance. The incumbent shall coordinate the reporting on operational aspects of the sourcing agreement across the F&A vendor portfolio and assist the Performance Management team in managing the relationships with the F&A vendors (Service Providers). This role is expected to collaborate with the entire shared service team, including in-house shared service staff and the outsourced team (collectively referred to as Shared Service Team or “SST”).
MEASURE CONTRACT PERFORMANCE
Monitor Service Provider compliance with contractual deliverables and obligations.
Review and submit Change Request Forms for any Service Provider, as well as review and coordinate all Change Proposals.
Log, review, and track status of contract related issues; resolve and escalate as needed.
Determine if a Contract change is required in the development of the vendor’s Performance Improvement Plan for the Continuous Improvement Process
Develop, prepare and manage Balanced Scorecards for Service Providers
Maintain vendor governance calendar
Review and coordinate approval of contractual deliverables
Answer contract related questions, work with the Saint-Gobain Legal team to provide contract interpretation, and serve as escalation point for contract related issues
What do you bring?
BS Business Administration/Accounting. Professional Certification (CPA, CMA) is a plus
3-5 years of general accounting or business experience. Prior experience servicing internal customers in a shared service organization utilizing outsourced service providers is a plus.
Experience with integrated ERP and financial reporting systems
Strong knowledge of and practical experience with internal controls is a plus.
Ability to operate within established accounting guidelines.
Ability to hold a collaborative partnership with outsource Front Office and Tower Leads
Experience with integrated ERP systems preferred. SAP and/or QAD experience a plus.
Experience with Microsoft Office tools and Power BI
What are our perks?
We provide unique options to fit your unique lives! Our Total Rewards Program is customizable to accommodate your needs. Our menu of flexible options includes, but is not limited to:
Excellent healthcare options: Medical, vision, prescription & dental
Family Focus & Balance: Parental leave, paid time-off and Employee Assistance Program
Financial Security: Competitive 401(k), Company-funded Retirement Accumulation Plan and Employee Stock Purchase Program (PEG)
Tuition Reimbursement: Continuing education for every season of your career
Pet Insurance options: Insurance plan & prescription discount program for your furry friends
Employee Recognition Programs
PerkSpot: Our exclusive one-stop online discount marketplace
LiveWell: Rewarding you for living a healthy lifestyle
Why work for us?
At Saint-Gobain, our employees have pride in belonging to an organization whose culture is made up of these core values: Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Our company encourages diversity and inclusion in all its forms while our products make the world a more beautiful, safer, and sustainable home.
Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.
Unconscious bias training
Short term disability
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