Fonction professionnelle: Information Systems

Type de poste: Permanent

Type de contrat: Full - Time

Site: London

Pays: United Kingdom

IT Supply-Chain & Finance Project Manager 

The world leader in beauty, L’Oréal is present in 130 countries on five continents. Our 32 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men around the world. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal encourages diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005.  Our brands are leaders in beauty, and we are looking for you to lead the change you want to see in L’Oréal.


A dynamic, energetic and resilient Project Manager able to demonstrate true leadership in the roll-out of key Supply-Chain, Finance and New Brands Integration projects.

Reporting into the Business Relationship Team, the Project Manager will be responsible for managing cross-functional teams in the delivery of a range of projects within the Supply-Chain and Finance areas. These projects can involve welcoming new brands to the L’Oreal family, rolling-out new strategic Warehouse Management systems, Operational Excellence programs and Finance Harmonization initiatives, requiring a leading, mature and collaborative approach.

As a key hub for Pilot projects, driving the continued growth of the L’Oréal brands, you can expect to be spearheading the roll-out of European initiatives in the UKI, working with EMEA and Global IT teams. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a fast-paced environment on a broad portfolio of both local and international projects. It will also mean close, cooperative relationships with an active, collaborative business community to ensure that we maximize the benefit of new technology.

To fill this position, we are looking for a strong team-player with excellent interpersonal skills. You should be able to demonstrate the ability to achieve results, negotiate effectively, and communicate confidently with a wide range of people at all levels of the business. You should be able to lead a project team and ensure that your enthusiasm to succeed generates similar enthusiasm throughout the team. This is a role which encourages autonomy to truly own responsibility for high-profile initiatives while operating within a frame of support and mentoring.

Your key job accountabilities

Deliver on time, on cost, projects of the highest quality through effective planning and documentation, following established L’Oreal project methodology and governance
Ensure that all projects are properly resourced and supported by both business and IT work streams
Business expectations converted into signed-off business requirements
Integration into the existing application landscape involving appropriate contacts
Coordinating testing and training completed by key users who will provide on-going first line support
Providing high-quality support to the key users and hence to the wider business community during and after the projects, including maintaining focus on Group norms and legal obligations, including data processing and IT security
Ensure the correct transfer of knowledge to ensure quality of operation

•Demonstrable work experience, with evidence of successful project implementation
Experience of Supply-Chain project roll-outs is essential
SAP Functional Experience, with deep expertise in one of core SAP modules (MM, SD, WM, FICO) or other major ERP
Proven ability to develop and maintain strong positive relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders
Experience of managing projects with dispersed teams or organisations with geographical spread
Highly organised with prioritisation skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment while under pressure
The flexibility to travel to various sites in the UK (and potentially abroad), including overnight stays at certain times.