Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Partner with IT and business stakeholders across the enterprise to provide input into the development and execution of Enterprise Business Systems (EBS) strategy.
Collaborate with Service Lines, Enterprise Architects and Business Engagement to translate business requirements and IT enterprise architecture into well-defined technical solutions/requirements
Create and maintain solutions roadmaps for use in defining and shaping Service Line strategies
Identify and recommend solution architecture that effectively meets business needs, risk/regulatory compliance requirements and fully supports Service Line and IT function strategy
Provide directionally accurate cost estimates for use in business case development
Work with peer Analysts to develop and configure IBP systems to meet business requirements.
Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of the solutions landscape within an assigned domain of technical expertise
Develop design principles, design patterns, position papers and Proof of concepts to define technology and capability direction/introduction in alignment with enterprise architecture goals.
Provides input into the prioritization of strategic IT investments and introduction of new capability in the EBS area.
Provide guidance and oversight to project and engineering teams in the build, test and deployment of technical solution.
Participate and lead project design sessions to develop end to end solutions for complex business problems. Challenge status-quo and think out of the box to device innovative solutions for such problems.
Coach/mentor members of IT as necessary. Align with and influence teams to grow/enterprise architecture skills and perspective
Troubleshooting: investigate, analyze, and solve problems
Handle changes or emergency transports as needed for high priority issues
Coordinate with SAP basis team on the implementation of technical objects in SAP to provided enhancements, bug fixes, OSS notes, Support packages and System upgrades of software components installed
Continuously expand breadth and depth of technology expertise to include applied research.
Maintain relationships with key vendors to understand the market trends and direction of associated technologies
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
Bachelor's degree in IT management, computer science, computer engineering, or management information systems with five years relevant experience.
SAP Functional Certifications and/or Experience, including SAP certification in IBP planning.
10 years of IT or equivalent business/industry work experience in a relevant subject area.
Experience implementing and optimizing IBP systems to business requirements for at least 2 IBP modules.
Knowledge of SAP IBP best practices implementation approach.
Strong proficiency in the concepts, processes, techniques and tools surrounding IBP S&OP, Demand, Response & Supply, Inventory, DDMRP, and Control Tower
Knowledge of IBP CPI-DS integration, optimizing process string construction for data load efficiency
Very deep understanding of various business data domains (e.g. Sales, Supply Chain, Planning, Manufacturing)