The GELITA Group is a leading company in the manufacture of gelatin and collagen peptides with more than 2.800 employees working across 22 sites and six continents. With our global presence and expertise, we provide natural collagen protein solutions in the health and nutrition markets as well as in the pharmaceutical and medical industries. In addition, our products offer a wide range of exciting innovative technical applications. Guided by our GELITA Values and scientific research, we drive innovation and consistently focus on excellence, experience and customer orientation.

For our headquarters in Eberbach near Heidelberg we are looking for a

Global Process and Data Director (all genders)

We are looking for a strong personality with expertise in business process design and a high affinity for data. In this forward-looking position with direct reporting line to the CEO, you will be responsible for the expansion of GELITA's global process and data organization. The goal is to strengthen an overarching process orientation and to create a transparent data world. You will work in coordination with the parallel SAP S/4HANA implementation and be responsible for transferring the process and data organization from a project organization to permanent structures.
Your responsibilities:
  • Responsibility and coordination of the global process and data organization
  • Lead the Global Process Owners and Data Stewards in the matrix organization and work closely with IT
  • Drive standardization, harmonization and simplification of end-to-end processes (including data structures)
  • Global responsibility for data cleansing, harmonization and migration of relevant master and business data in the global SAP rollout
  • Identification, evaluation and prioritization of measures to optimize process as well as data efficiency and effectiveness
  • Developing and ensuring compliance with standards for high process and data quality, including development of process models, data organization and data maintenance processes
  • Design and sustainable implementation of a process and data reporting system (including KPIs)
Your profile:
  • Completed university studies, ideally in the field of business administration or business informatics
  • Several years of experience in leading projects and managing teams in the area of process or data management
  • Comprehensive understanding of business processes and experience in modeling end-to-end processes, ideally in the food industry
  • At least basic knowledge of SAP S4/HANA and a strong affinity for data
  • Initial experience in data analysis and interactive data preparation (e.g. PowerBI, QlikView, Tableau, Visual Analytics) an advantage
  • Solution-oriented team player with a very independent way of working, strong analytical skills paired with holistic thinking
  • Confident in appearance, experienced and strong in intercultural communication - with business fluent English, German language skills an advantage
We offer you a modern working environment and you benefit from
  • A corporate culture characterized by openness with flat hierarchies
  • Personal development opportunities and the possibility to actively participate and contribute your ideas
  • Attractive compensation packages
  • Remote work options and Working from vacation ("WORKATION")
  • Additional benefits such as a coffee lounge and canteen to join each other as well as a fitness studio at the headquarters

Please send your full application including salary expectation and earliest possible starting date.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.
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