Global Champion - Reporting & Analysis

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Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Pune, IN

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.


Purpose/Key Objectives of the Job

Global I2C Champion in the Global Process Team is responsible for the process design (level 1-4) including IM alignment for systems, policies, compliance, operational reporting, operational analysis, standard operating procedures, training, and closure of deviations to standards. 

Global Process Champion-I2C is responsible for:

  • Design of the global standard processes/policies/reporting of I2C
  • Owner of the global standard operating procedures (level 4)
  • Design and contact training in the I2C area
  • Drive process/policy/reporting standardization and improvements
  • Drive Continuous Improvement initiatives and culture
  • Coordinate the process/policy/reporting changes in alignment with the systems
  • Deliver process automation in the appropriate areas
  • Support transition
  • Liaise with the internal/external stakeholders
  • Ensure control and compliance as per defined framework



  • Develop standard operating procedures/policy/reporting of I2C
  • Develop and maintain training and communication materials and deliver training and workshops for AkzoNobel, BPO and captives
  • Previewer of any changes made to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Run fit-gap analysis and maintain deviation logs
  • Deliver the level of process/policy/reporting standardization
  • Contribute on delivering global processes/policies/reports
  • Process/policy/reporting standardization and continuous improvement
  • Facilitating the implementation and embedding of the GPD as part of the transition of processes currently not executed by the RACs
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and initiatives related to the designated area
  • Participate in system changes and secure that process/policy/reporting design is delivering as planned



  • Degree/Bachelor in Economics/ Business Administration/Accounting/Controlling.
  • 10-15 years + in I2Cprocess operations and/or process design, Shared Services
  • Specialized knowledge of I2Cfinancial discipline, strategy and policies
  • Excellent understanding of I2Cprocess design, ERP systems and controls, including transactional accounting processes
  • Knowledge of I2Cprocess design methodologies
  • I2CProcess redesign/modelling experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Able to think and work conceptually, while taking into account the details and impact of the processes on Operations
  • Able to work together with other Functions/Towers; has a good understanding of interfaces between own function and others in the end to end processes
  • Proficient in English language
  • Ability to prioritize and sensitive to deadlines
  • Sensitive to a diverse and multi-cultural environment
  • 15-20% International travelling is required


At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.