DST Systems Senior Procure-to-Pay (P2P) Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

The Global Procurement team at DST Systems partners with brokers and suppliers to provide a broad range of cost-effective solutions, including capital goods and services, IT enterprise software/hardware, HR services, marketing, and travel, through proven Best Practices.

Role Overview

Senior Procure-to-Pay Analysts are top-level specialists who perform tactical day-to-day activities of the procure-to-pay function (invoice processing and tracking, invoice match exceptions, supplier qualification and set up, etc.). They also look for patterns and root-cause issues in day-to-day processing activities to identify opportunities for automation, process improvement, and improved internal controls within procure-to-pay processes and systems. Senior Procure-to-Pay Analysts are seasoned, experienced associates who possess in-depth knowledge in procurement and procure-to-pay operations activities and demonstrate high-level skills with extensive proficiency and generally are a resource for colleagues with less experience.

Responsibilities

  • Work with IT on system enhancements and implementations, which includes activities such as documenting processes, helping to design workflows, testing, and troubleshooting issues after implementation.

  • Set up, organize, and manage DST supplier initiatives and programs.

  • Recommend changes and/or new practices and procedures to ensure accuracy and success of internal controls, financial reporting, and audit compliance.

  • Implement and communicate policy and practice changes to the organization.

  • Investigate, lead, and implement strategic solutions to procurement issues and strategies.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in general Procure-to-Pay (P2P) and has worked on a P2P team for at least 2-3 years.

  • Spend Analytics & Global Procurement Reporting capabilities with strong data analytics experience.

  • Catalog implementation experience / abilities (catalog implementation and management skill sets).

  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft 9.2 including ability to extract data from PeopleSoft for management reporting and analytics.

  • Experience in Supplier Vetting / Governance (supplier vetting program management / Supplier Gateway portal development).

  • Experience in American Express Buyer Initiated Payment (BIP) / vPayment / P-Card Program Management. Knowledge of American Express payment programs.

  • Proven leadership skills and Project Management.

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Location:

Kansas City Missouri

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.