Finance Purchase to Pay Analyst

Finance

Job Reference

220000VG

Function

Finance

Category

Business Professionals

Location

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Schedule

Full-time

The role

THE OPPORTUNITY

Our transformation. Your career.

DLA Piper understands that you’re building a future. Which is why we encourage you to reach your full potential and to explore the opportunities and choices that shape your individual career journey.  We are transforming the way we do things and are looking for someone who shares our passion for building a better business.

If you thrive on defining processes and procedures, driving their stability, maturity and optimisation internationally, you will shine at DLA Piper.  As an advocate of the service centre model for Purchase to Pay with all key stakeholder groups, you will be supporting all DLA Piper (International) Purchase to Pay processes and procedures, ensuring the stability, maturity and optimisation of all Purchase to Pay processes within the DLA Piper GSC and all International offices. 

This is your opportunity to think outside the box, be innovative and drive change to deliver exceptional outcomes for you, our firm and our clients. 
Apply now to progress your career in a global business that’s redefining the expectations of a law firm.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supporting the Service Delivery Manager on all Purchase to Pay service improvement and transformation activities including the implementation of new technologies and automation to improve quality, effectiveness and compliance. Developing effective stakeholder relationships with the business to qualify and quantify the end user experience and to facilitate improvement activity with business users. 
  • Establish effective working relationships with the GSC Purchase to Pay team to support on the P2P processes
  • Review Purchase to Pay payments runs ensuring appropriate suppliers are identified for payment via virtual credit card
  • Working with the service centre Purchase to Pay teams to improve team capability and efficiency that will support further migration and transition of local services into the centre.

ABOUT YOU

  • Have good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Be a self-starter, who is able to work on their own initiative as well as being part of a virtual team, and has a strong client service orientation

ABOUT US

DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Our global reach ensures that we can help businesses with their legal needs anywhere in the world. We strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality, service excellence and value to our clients and offering practical and innovative legal solutions to help them succeed. Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000, and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies, as well as government and public sector bodies.

OUR VALUES

In everything we do connected with our People, our Clients and our Communities, we live by these values:

  • Be Supportive - we are compassionate and inclusive, valuing diversity and act thoughtfully
  • Be Collaborative - we are proactive, passionate team players, investing in our relationships
  • Be Bold - we are fearless and inquisitive, challenging ourselves to think big and find creative new solutions
  • Be Exceptional - we are strategic and driven, exceeding standards and expectations

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

At DLA Piper, diversity and inclusion underpins how we live our values and everything we do.  We believe that everyone has a voice, and that everyone’s voice counts. We know that the rich diversity across our firm makes us stronger, more innovative and creative, which helps us to better serve our clients and communities. We are committed to providing an inclusive working environment and culture across our global firm, where everyone can bring their authentic self to work. 

Diversity of perspective, thought, background and culture combine to make us the leading global law firm; that’s why we actively seek to build balanced teams. We welcome the unique contribution that you will bring to our firm and actively encourage applications from all talented people – however your talent is packaged, whatever your background or circumstance and regardless of how you identify.

We support anyone with a disability or long term health condition to ensure they have the opportunity to perform at their best. If you have not done so already, please let us know if you require any support so we can make the right adjustments and considerations should they be required.

AGILE WORKING

We know that people have responsibilities and interests outside of their career and that as a business, we all benefit from working flexibly. That's why we are open to discussing with candidates the different ways in which we are able to support requests for agile working arrangements.

PRE-ENGAGEMENT SCREENING

In the event that we make an offer to you, and where local legislation permits, we will conduct pre-engagement screening checks that may include but are not limited to your professional and academic qualifications, your eligibility to work in the relevant jurisdiction, any criminal records, your financial stability and references from previous employers.