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John Deere EDI Project Lead in Poznan, Poland

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. The company is one of the world's largest manufacturers of agricultural, forestry, construction and gardening machinery. We are aware that the source of our success is in our very professional and diverse employees and their relationship with John Deere, with our products and prospects. That is why we are investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 180-year history. Here, the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges.


Due to the development of John Deere Polska Business Service Center in Poznan we are currently seeking candidates for the position of:

EDI Project Lead M/F

What You’ll Do

As the EDI Project Lead you will ensure a smooth and proper data exchange with our international supply base.

This includes the following tasks:

  • Manage the Seeburger Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) system

  • Take leading role in the EDI team mentoring & supporting EDI coordinators

  • Consult managers in the decision process for new EDI processes & solutions

  • Manage EDI project execution plans to enhance the existing EDI services

  • Support EDI onboarding process on business and technical level

  • Screen global EDI processes for potential business improvements

  • Serve as a business process and systems expert in order to resolve complex interfactory process and systems challenges

  • Manage EDI process documentation

  • Define Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) for regional EDI processes

  • Operate in the factory SAP ERP system R/3

What It Takes

We need an excellent communicator in English, both written and verbal, who embraces challenges and likes to work in a global, interdisciplinary team. Ideally you have University degree in field of Business, IT, logistics and/or generally in technical area.

Please do not hesitate to apply if you have:

  • Professional background in supply management,

  • Basic background in IT, finance or order fulfillment

  • Strong Seeburger EDI System (BIS 6) knowledge

  • Strong EDI message knowledge (EDIFACT, VDA, X12)

  • Strong EDI processes knowledge and their business impacts

  • Strong technical understanding of IT infrastructures (database, networks, etc.)

  • Strong analytical skills and affinity to numbers

  • Strong collaboration attitude working as a global team player

  • Strong skills in interpersonal communications and conflict resolution

  • Ability to work self-motivated & independent with EDI teams throughout the enterprise

  • Ability to manage and improve EDI processes conveying business requirements to IT Team

  • Ability to lead without authority and driving change within the global organization

  • Ability to speak with impact and generate sounding project plans

  • Strong in computer systems (SAP, Microsoft Office)

  • German language knowledge (nice to have)

We Offer You

• Stable employment with great atmosphere and ethical corporate culture

• All tools needed for realization of business goals

• Labour contract with attractive benefit package

• Flexible working hours

• Modern and comfortable office area in Poznan

Are you interested? We are looking forward to hearing from you. Please provide your CV in English.

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