Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Senior Order2Cash Transition Lead (m/f)

Your tasks and responsibilities


  • Develop country transition strategies based on global guidance and market specifics in collaboration with country management
  • Partner with local business services and shared service delivery network to plan and execute major country transitions in line with global order-to-cash blueprint, covering organizational, process and technology levers
  • Supervise and direct cross-functional transition teams, including sub structures, i.e. specific work-stream leads to deliver agreed objectives
  • Identify deviations to global standards and run proposed country exceptions through central governance process
  • Hold transition cost in line with approved budget as well as track and deliver committed benefits in line with business case
  • Report transition status to defined stakeholders on a regular basis and prevent risk by defining and tracking suitable mitigation measures
  • Adhere to relevant escalation procedures to resolve critical issues in a timely manner
  • Ensure organizational readiness before cut over, particularly knowledge transfer and sufficient aftercare to operationalize service level agreements
  • Actively coach and mentor junior transition managers and act as a role model (m/f)


Who you are


  • University degree in Business Management, IT or similar education (e.g. MBA)
  • Long-term progressive commercial life sciences experience gained at a leading multi-national company, managing complex multi-disciplinary initiatives
  • Proven track record of delivering multi-country projects in line with time, quality and cost commitments
  • Order-to-cash shared services experience and solid understanding of shared service dynamics
  • Deep knowledge of process improvement and change management tools and methodologies along with strong change management capabilities
  • Excellent analytical, conceptual and communication skills
  • Global perspective on the matter, ability to see the big picture and to translate visions into actionable solid plans at the same time
  • Ability to work in a team and high degree of reliability and integrity
  • Willing to travel frequently and work in different time zones
  • Business fluent and English and German, both written and spoken


Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination. Bayer begrüßt Bewerbungen aller Menschen ungeachtet von ethnischer Herkunft, nationaler Herkunft, Geschlecht, Alter, körperlichen Merkmalen, sozialer Herkunft, Behinderung, Mitgliedschaft in einer Gewerkschaft, Religion, Familienstand, Schwangerschaft, sexueller Orientierung, Geschlechtsidentität oder einem anderen sachfremden Kriterium nach geltendem Recht. Wir bekennen uns zu dem Grundsatz, alle Bewerberinnen und Bewerber fair zu behandeln und Benachteiligungen zu vermeiden.

Country: Germany
Location: Leverkusen, Berlin
Reference Code: 19473