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PO Associate to Discovery Networks Sweden

Discovery Networks Sweden is looking for a PO Associate to start as soon as possible until December 2018. You will work close and report directly to the Finance Manager. The working time is 08:30-17:00. Starting as a Fixed-Term Contract or as Consult for a 6 months period, the position can be converted as a permanent position. The position is based at Discovery’s local office in Stockholm City.

The PO Associate will be responsible for managing the entire Purchase-to-Pay process for Sweden and assist the other Nordic countries if necessary. The PO Associate will be an expert on the Discovery Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) process and solutions. You will also be our first point of cost control and has an extended controlling role which regards to Selling General and Administrative expenses. As a member of the finance team, the PO Associate will have an active role in our monthly closing, budget and forecast processes.

Inside Discovery, you will work in a very international with highly motivated and passionate employees.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the processing of shopping carts (in the SAP SRM PO system), and creation of purchase orders (in the SAP SRM PO system).
  • Support the business partners with issues related to PO adjustments.
  • Responsible for the training of all employees to our procurement system (SAP SRM PO system)
  • Ensure regular communication with the business partners to ease their daily work with our procurement system (Quarterly Meetings, Monthly Newsletter)
  • Back-up for our Nordic Procurement Team (Norway, Denmark, Finland)
  • Responsible for the monthly accrual process and involved in quarterly and monthly financial reports
  • Oversee postings made by our Shared Service Centers (UK and Poland)
  • Managing annual POs for Finance department
  • VAT and Tax support/liaison to London
  • Other Ad-hoc duties related to the Purchase-to-Pay processes

Desired Profile:

We are looking for a colleague service minded with strong communication and problem-solving skills. Pro-active, you anticipate issues and ensure appropriate training to our business partners. You have highest standards of accuracy and have demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on management capacity. As a PO associate you are a key team member to support the business partners. To succeed in this role, we wish you to meet below requirements:

  • 3 to 10 Years within a Finance department
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Swedish
  • Experience with procurement technology applications (Ex: SAP, Oracle) or Customer Support application (Ex: Microsoft CRM)
  • Microsoft Office skills with a strong point in Excel
  • Basic accounting knowledge needed

For information and application:

For this recruitment Discovery Networks Sweden collaborate with Human Capital. To apply for this role, please send your cv to with reference AE/1540.  Any questions you are welcome to contact Albin Edenvik,, 072 077 77 46.


Deadline for application:

Deadline for applying is 2018-05-31, selection and interviews will take place on a continuous basis. The service may be added before the closing date, so apply as soon as possible.


About Discovery:

Discovery Networks Sweden is a TV house. We have Channel 5, Channel 9, Channel 11, Discovery Channel, TLC, Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2, Animal Planet, Discovery World, Discovery Science, Investigation Discovery, Discovery HD, Animal Planet HD as well as the play services: Dplay and Eurosport Player. The most recently acquired principal owner, Discovery Communications, also owns the rights to Olympic 2018 - 2024.


At Discovery Networks Sweden, we are about 110 people. Our working environment is characterized by freedom under responsibility and we strive for our values Awareness, Passion and Action Force to be reflected in how we act and deal with each other, our customers and our viewers.



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