SAP eWM Functional Lead Consultant (S4HANA Greenfield project)- Rotter
Posted on Mar 6, 2020 by Nicholas Bernard Ltd
SAP eWM Functional Lead Consultant (S4HANA Greenfield project)- Rotterdam, Netherlands - 12 months
My client is looking for a Senior SAP eWM Functional Lead Consultant to join a greenfield S4 HANA project starting in April.
The right candidate will have at around 6-9 years experience on SAP eWM experience with at least 3 full implementation projects experience, doing blue print design, implementation, customization, configuration and post Go Live support, of all aspects of the SAP eWM modules.
S4 HANA experience is a strong advantage, as is Manufacturing background
Candidates should have particular experience in carrying out business workshops, implementation roll outs, data migration and strong configuration experience.
Description of role:
As business process expert, (S)He will facilitate and support business workshops related to SAP Warehouse Management including both basic warehouse management (inventory management, inbound/outbound processing, internal warehouse movements, physical inventory) and advanced warehouse management (slotting, deconsolidation, kitting, cross docking, RF Scanner etc.) solutions to optimize company's business processes and enhance system capabilities.
(S)He is supported by local business experts who from a business unit perspective contribute to the European standards.
As Senior Consultant, (S)He will have expert knowledge and understanding of SAP functional and technical Warehouse Management capabilities including industry best practices.
(S)He will be part of the business project workstream and partner with the overall program team to analyze and define business requirements, business processes and objectives to scope project and deliverables. (S)He will anticipate strategic, tactical and operational roadmaps given by the European Directors and therefore related to WM module (EWM) charting the deployment of digital solutions in line with company's overall strategy.
? Bring in expertise on Warehouse Management processes and integration with cross modules like Production Planning, Material Management, Quality Management and SCM.
? Bring in strong business process knowledge on Warehouse Management processes and integration with cross modules like Production Planning, Material Management, Quality Management and SCM.
? Preparing, organizing and conducting functional business workshops related to the Warehouse Management area across the European Business Units.
? Proposes process improvement plans to the Business Process Manager Europe. Each proposal needs to be discussed upfront with core IT regarding feasibility and impact.
? Ensures appropriate process designs, including the correct business requirements.
? Modelling and documenting business processes using the process methodology (given by the Business Process Manager Europe). Providing conceptual and detailed designs to meet business needs and working together with the development team on SAP Configurations & custom developments.
? Coordinating user acceptance tests & aligning transports to production with the company's core IT team responsible and ensuring post go live support.
? Facilitate implementation and support of SAP S/4 Hana (1809/1909) and S/4 Hana Warehouse Management Innovation including seamless integration between warehouse management & production, visibility & control of stocks, Fiori Apps and Warehouse KPIs Operations.
? Bring in expert knowledge of warehouse management including basic warehouse management and advanced warehouse management processes.
? Strong cross functional leadership by bringing people together to gather relevant business requirements with the ability to look at the end to end processes and understand how the processes integrate in the SAP S/4 HANA product architecture.
? Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the processes, across the enterprise's global operations, in a consistent and as standardized way as possible (in line with the business process directions given by the European chairs gathered by the Business Process Manager Europe).
? Standardize processes for core IT (eg ERP).
? Ensures process performance, such that processes deliver the intended outcomes (or outputs and results).
? Prepares process documentation, such that related maps and work instructions always reflect current work practice and could be used for user trainings and on-boardings
Key SAP Skills:
? Knowledge/Expertise in configuration and implementation of:
o Warehouse inbound/outbound processing, stock management, physical inventory management, production integration, replenishment & scrapping.
o Advance Warehouse Operations including inventory management optimization, inbound/outbound process optimization, material flow control, transportation management, kitting, cross docking and warehouse billing.
o Fiori Apps and Analytics experience.
? Bring in ability to review the Warehouse Management processes and provide recommendations on process improvements using SAP S/4HANA and conduct fit gap analysis.
? Working knowledge on Conversion of SAP Legacy system to SAP S/4HANA is a plus.
? Ability to conduct and facilitate complex and interactive solution workshops
Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Travel: some travel across Europe (all expenses paid when travelling)
Duration: 12 months