Nestle EDI Lead (Manager) in St. Louis, Missouri

We are Nestl s GLOBE Team a global IS/IT function based in St. Louis, Missouri with operations strategically positioned in the locations of our different Nestl businesses across the U.S. We re driven by agility to provide the most effective and efficient level of technical service. Together, we are the largest SAP implementation in the world, and with operations in 191 countries, our systems and opportunities are excitingly complex. It is about thinking big.

As an EDI Lead, you ll lead team of 12 who are located in St. Louis, MO and Stamford, CT. You ll ensure the on-going roll out and support of EDI on the GLOBE OpenText-GXS platform across the North American region. Actively participate in GLOBE functional networks to support the end-to-end solution requirements. Additionally, you ll help support Nestl s largest customers, like Walmart and Target, and will work closely with the supply chain and finance teams to ensure that EDI transactions flow properly.

Your ability to be agile, communicate effectively, and think strategically will be critical to managing the EDI Team and ensuring operational excellence. Are you up to the challenge to join our digital transformation?

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage and lead the EDI team through agile ways of working.

  • Determine strategy of major roll out of GLOBE EDI Solution with the market teams across North America to yield strong business results.

  • Actively drive and coach markets to anticipate and continuously improve GLOBE EDI solution usage.

  • Ensure regional compliance across markets in accordance with GLOBE EDI solution.

  • Ensure proper EDI related capabilities and competencies are in place to support major initiatives across extended project teams

  • Establish an EDI relationship with new third-party logistic warehouses

  • Participate in market project teams for business process improvement and/or business requirements. Be a strong force for improvement to our internal and external procedures and ways of working.

Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED is required

  • Bachelor s Degree in Information Systems or equivalent work experience is preferred

Experience:

  • 5 or more years of experience managing EDI or Application Development teams

  • 1 or more years of EDI development or EDI support experience

  • Experience with GXS platform is a plus

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

Category: IT, Management, Nestle Globe