External Workforce Insights 2018  

Focus your forces for the utilities industry

 


 

Attract and Retain Specialized Skills.
Simplify and Automate.

There's a better way to source and manage contract labor and outsourced services in the utilities industry.

The Opportunity
Utilities companies engage many different kinds of services providers and external labor to ensure availability for customers. It's a lot to manage.

Mobilizing multiple services providers to respond to a shutdown or incident. Paying them accurately and timely against complex pricing structures. Rapidly scaling up in response to environmental and market events. Engaging alumni as contractors. 

Managing external workers doing activity-based or crew-based work. Ensuring proper training, licensing, and Health/Life & Safety compliance.These are just some of the issues the utilities industry faces when it comes to managing external labor to get work done.

Are You Ready at Your Company?
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Reduce costs by providing new visibility to spend and vendor quality

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Ensure supplier compliance with licenses, insurance, Health/Life & Safety

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Handle crew-based and activity-based billing, and concurrent projects

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Enable mobile time entry and expense tracking for remote workers

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Match and approve invoices against complex contracts—in real time

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Re-engage retiring workforce for contract work 

SAP Fieldglass Helps Utilities Get Work Done Simply and More Effectively—And Drives Cost Reductions

For success in the fast-moving digital economy, businesses rely on external service providers to get work done.

Human resources and procurement teams at utility companies around the world use SAP Fieldglass to optimize their unique services procurement and external workforce programs.

SAP Fieldglass' intuitive, easy to use solution streamlines, automates and simplifies how utilities engage and manage workers and providers.

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Why is SAP Fieldglass a Great Partner for You?
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Utility Industry Expertise

SAP Fieldglass understands the utilities industry and has significant category management expertise within utilities. Forty-five of the 50 top utilities companies in the world run their businesses on SAP.

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Localization Capabilities

SAP Fieldglass has rich localization capabilities, reflecting our understanding of labor laws, regulations, candidate privacy, rate requirements and taxation.

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Cloud-Based Solution Enables Easy Integrations

Our platform is flexible, and designed to integrate with any third-party solution. We have pre-built integrations with major enterprise solutions.

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Committed and Experienced Account Services

Customer centricity is one of our hallmarks. We have long-term relationships with our customers, and they become part of our active customer community.

Learn More

Take a look at these additional resources to learn how SAP Fieldglass can add value for utilities companies like yours.

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Focus Your Forces on the Utilities Industry

The external workforce is enabling an impressive range of business outcomes for the utilities industry, according to our global research, External Workforce Insights 2018: The Forces Reshaping How Work Gets Done, in collaboration with Oxford Economics.

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