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Pearson C1-Content Database Analyst in Noida, India

We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

Qualifications

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reporting - Monthly spend / savings report of the vendor for trend analysis

  • Contract Management – Execute and maintaining MSA’s / agreements and amendments

  • Finance Governance Management - Schedule and structure financial governance cadence with key vendors

  • Financial Audits - Perform financial audits on vendor reported savings to validate adherence to Agreement terms.

  • Spot check with business stakeholders to ensure compliance of PO/Invoice with Agreement terms

  • Flag service lines that fall outside the scope of contract remit to minimize ratio of qualified and unqualified spend.

  • Coordinate with content services centre (CSC) team and vendor to update new service lines in the MSA / agreement.

  • Support cost saving opportunities through robust financial governance and innovative sourcing models

  • Maintain and track order pipeline and invoice records of contracted vendors to forecast savings

  • Escalate issues and risks faced by business teams in a timely manner

  • Flexibility to take on additional challenges and work with stakeholders across multiple time zones

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

Skills/knowledge/abilities

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Expertise in business planning, financials, and project management

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Demonstrated decision making and problem-solving ability

  • Outstanding written communication skills

  • Strategic thinking ability

Additional Requirements

  • 4+ years of post-qualification work experience in procurement / vendor management or related field

  • Experience of doing financial audits of vendor spend/invoices shall be an added advantage

  • Experience in contract management

  • Flexibility to adopt to changing organization needs

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Experience working in a global corporate environment within a matrix management structure is desirable.

  • Post graduate qualifications (MBA/PGDBA/Masters) or professional certifications is desirable

  • International travel required

Learning is the most powerful force for change in the world. More than 20,000 Pearson employees deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose – to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them. We are the world’s leading learning company. Learn more at pearsonplc.com.

Job: OFFICE SUPPORT

Organization: Global Product

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 2111379

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