SAP Manufacturing Solution Architect (SAP PP, SAP PM, SAP QM, SAP MM)

SAP Manufacturing Solution Architect (SAP PP, SAP PM, SAP QM, SAP MM) – English Speaking – Frankfurt, Germany. Start Date: 27th May 2019. 3 Month+ Contract.  End-Client!

Our end-client based in Frankfurt Am Main, Germany, has a fantastic job opportunity for an SAP Manufacturing Solution Architect (SAP PP, SAP PM, SAP QM, SAP MM).  Our client is in the process of maturing their technology services and portfolio, building organizational capability to direct, manage and support the new environment. They are building out their internal SAP expertise base which is a critical component as they transition IT services. The SAP Manufacturing Solution Architect (SAP PP, SAP PM, SAP QM, SAP MM) will have responsibility across multiple end-to-end business processes within SAP providing leadership, guidance and support to the other Solution Architects.

Minimum Experience:
*10+ years of hands on experience with enterprise resource planning system (ERP SAP) with at least 3 full life cycle implementations or complex integration projects in a SAP Solutions Architecture role with experience in configuration

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
*Solution architecture SAP experience across multiple end-to-end (E2E) business processes including SAP Production Planning, SAP Plant Maintenance, SAP Quality Management and SAP Materials Management.
*Experience in cross application business process modeling and integration with SAP and non-SAP solutions
*Must be a relationship builder and capable of functioning with only limited oversight. Strong verbal and written communications skills and the ability to work effectively internally and externally
*Knowledge of project management techniques; PMP and Six Sigma designation preferred
*Demonstrates hands-on knowledge of Software development SDLC methodologies (e.g., waterfall, agile)
*Manages ambiguity well. Has a global outlook and develops local expertise while operating effectively in a geographically dispersed organization
*Strong enterprise business acumen
*Demonstrates strong listening, communications, alliance-building, negotiation, conflict management and influencing skills
*Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Information Technology, Business Administration, Computer Science, or other related field; advanced degree preferred

List of Key Internal/External Relationships:
*This position reports to the Director, Enterprise Applications
*This position will collaborate with business leaders to ensure their needs are met by the IT environment and services and that their future needs are appropriately prioritized and considered in the future IT strategy.
*This position will interact with many positions in the Office of the CIO to ensure the successful design and delivery of SAP solutions on-time and on-budget.

Job Purpose Summary:
Responsible for the management, direction, and integration of SAP modules, functional and/or business areas. Position will establish SAP related technical leadership as they develop an architectural blueprint and product technology roadmap that aligns IT and business goals. Oversees, defines and monitors critical path activities and resolves issues or escalates issues to the Project Manager as needed. Communicates and coordinates with other team leads, business leadership, and Project Manager to ensure appropriate integration of processes and modules across enterprise. Drives the design and implementation of new business processes with organizational structure and required SAP configuration. This role will be responsible for defining, deploying and managing IT solutions using SAP and other applications in the end-to-end process. Key process areas include short-term and long-term planning, Production, Quality, Plant maintenance, Purchasing, Product definition and stewardship and associated interfaces, product labelling, data and reporting.