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SAP IBP Solution Architect/Manager

Position Type

Full Time

Travel Required

Yes, after Covid Restrictions are lifted

Location

Anywhere in the US with airport access

Salary

Open

Duration

Full Time

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Pros2Plan has been retained to source for a full-time candidate for the position of SAP IBP Solution Architect/Manager for a Supply Chain Technology Company. Excellent Company with great benefits!

Location: Anywhere in the US with airport access

Duration: Full Time

Salary: Open


Company XX Technologies is expanding its team in North America to offer to market very innovative service packages. The Team will serve customers in North America, Europe, and Latin America. The Senior SAP IBP Consultant will be responsible to execute the delivery tasks according to a specific deliver methodology developed by Company XX Technologies and in line with the project plans and timelines. The SAP IBP Solution Architect is responsible for aligning technology with business strategy and goals. He/ She will work directly with the clients gathering requirements to analyse, design and/or implement technology best practice business changes. He/ She is a Subject Matter Expert and known for deep functional or industry expertise and domain knowledge.


Background:


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering/ MBA - Supply chain management or Operations

  • 10 years+ Experience in SAP SCM / APO, expertise in APO – SNP Optimizer/ SAP IBP Supply Optimizer

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Solution Design, end-to-end architecting with SAP IBP/ SAP APO, with minimum 2 full life cycle implementations

  • Good Integration knowledge of SAP ECC or S/4HANA and SAP IBP using SAP Cloud Platform Integration - Data Services

  • Must have good understanding of an integrated and end-to-end supply chain planning process with SAP S/4HANA/ ERP and SAP IBP solutions

  • Business process and industry experience

  • Excellent Communication skills in English

  • Strong problem-solving, Quantitative and Analytical skills

  • Previous experience in a Client Facing role.


Role

Practice Building


  • Contribute to the building and expansion of the SAP Digital Supply Chain portfolio practice by managing the development and retention of knowledge and implementation tools and assets to standardize and deliver consulting services of high quality.

  • Drive thought leadership blog and communication material to establish Company XX in the SAP IBP market as thought leader.

  • Development of standardized delivery implementation templates.

  • Maintenance of delivery repository for work product and practice aids.

  • Develop support strategies and service offering for customers using SAP IBP.

  • Contribute to growth and scaling the knowledge of the SAP IBP team at Company XX.

  • Support the recruiting interviewing and onboarding process for new resources.


Project Delivery:


  • Independently handle complex implementation projects with Consulting focus in SAP IBP Supply

  • Leading the team at onshore and offshore that are assigned to, in functional capacity as an Architect, adding value to the project and to the final deliverables.

  • Responsible for the blueprint, design, implementation, testing, and go-live phase of a customer implementation project.

  • Develop design techniques for Optimization based business scenarios.

  • Demonstrate the ability to plan, run, and manage discovery workshops / meetings with external customers.


Pre-sales Support


  • Responsible for defining the scope of a project / opportunities, estimating efforts and project timelines.

  • Participate in RFP discussions and estimating implementation proposals, working closely with Sales Teams.

  • Developing Proof of Concepts for SAP IBP.

  • The job requires traveling within North America and potentially Europe and Asia Pacific. Travel percentage from 50% (usually) to 100% (in certain periods depending on projects).