Development Manager (S2P)

Perm/Temp:  Regular

Espoo, FI

At Fortum, we want to be a leader in developing sustainable and digitalized Source to Pay area – having a clear focus on efficient end-to-end processes with hassle-free customer experience. We have started our journey of developing our capabilities as well as elevating our way of working to the next level. Do you want to be part of the energized team making this happen? Apply for this position!


About The Role

We are looking for a Development Manager for Source to Pay process area, to join Fortum’s Financial and Operational Procurement Services. You are responsible for a wide variety of development initiatives related to our key capabilities (processes, systems and way of working). Part of your role is identifying, planning and executing development projects as well as implementing the S2P roadmap. You are working with a team of S2P experts. In your daily work, you collaborate closely with procurement, IT, finance, business functions and external stakeholders.


Your key responsibilities include:

  • Successful implementation of the S2P strategic projects according to roadmap
  • Development of global Source-to-Pay process area
  • End-to-end process efficiency improvement
  • Leading the change – ensuring cross-functional collaboration, adaptation, communication and teach-in
  • Sharing best practices in own process area with the capability to challenge existing ways of working
  • Responsible for process excellence, tools, compliance, controls and policies with a set of KPIs
  • Master Data management in the S2P area, including supplier master data, financial data and data for operational procurement
  • Managing the S2P system landscape together with the stakeholders (procurement, finance and group IT)
  • Provide support to end-users in defined areas including communications, training and innovative learning models
  • Acting as a key user for selected S2P solutions


About you
You have a suitable Master's / Bachelor’s degree or equivalent competencies in e.g. economics or technology and 5+ years of working experience in a relevant field (e.g. consulting, procurement, finance, development and/or project management).

You have a good understanding of Source-to-Pay processes and technologies and the capability to match them with company priorities. You have a proven track record of driving process improvements, master data management or implementation projects with measurable impact. 

You are a self-driven person with strong analytical skills and end-to-end process thinking, and you seek best practices and opportunities for improvement. Strong influencing and communications skills help you to get the message through at all organisational levels. Getting things done is your priority – you can plan high and execute in sprints. 

You speak and write excellent English. Finnish is an asset. 

We offer you
We offer you an exciting role, challenging tasks and an opportunity to develop our global end-to-end process while developing yourself as well. You will be part of the S2P development team contributing to the S2P roadmap, improvement actions, annual priorities and KPIs. This includes an excellent opportunity to make an impact – you will be in a visible and important role in our function. 


We are looking for a new team member in Espoo, but we work flexibly in a hybrid model that adapts to both your professional and personal needs. The position includes some travelling.

Please send your application via our online recruitment tool by 1.12.2023 at the latest. We start contacting suitable candidates right away and the position will be filled as soon as the right candidate is found. In case of any questions, please, contact Senior Manager S2P Development, Juhana Lehtimäki, 


To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.  


At Fortum, we are committed to building diverse teams where everyone feels included and is treated equally.

We are Fortum
Fortum is a Nordic energy company. Our purpose is to power a world where people, businesses and nature thrive together. We are one of the cleanest energy producers in Europe and our actions are guided by our ambitious environmental targets. We generate and deliver clean energy reliably and help industries to decarbonise their processes and grow. Our core operations in the Nordics comprise of efficient, CO2-free power generation as well as reliable supply of electricity and district heat to private and business customers. For our ~5 000 employees, we commit to be a safe, and inspiring workplace. Fortum's share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.