IT Senior Functional Consultant

From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Extensive Benefits - Medical, Pensio
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Role:

Lead the delivery of solutions that support the business and functional strategy in the respect of architecture and solution design and solution standards. This includes the control of the architecture of solutions and accountability for the delivery.

Manage a team that has credibility across stakeholders in delivering efficiently strong solutions within projects or business enhancement

Having a wide understanding of SAP modules in supply chain and can personally deliver or drive the delivery in the entire function with reasonable level of expertise

Familiar with facilitation, workshop, requirements management and testing methodologies

Core application focus areas:SAP APO, PP, MM, LE, WM, MII, PM and QM

Key Responsibilities:

Building IT credibility through capable leadershipContribute directly and indirectly in the development of future functional and programme solutions at a middle management level of the organisationLeads and drives the Supply Chain Consultants team for their deliveries to achieve great results at paceEvolves professionalism and leadership skills of the teamMentors IT Supply Chain team members; coaching to enable professional growth, enabling development opportunities, and demonstrating clear self-direction in delivering the functional agendaEnabling positive IT Supply Chain outcomes

Drive the implementation of technology solutions on a given projects or programmes.Control the quality of all solutions against key users and architecture principles.Take accountability for delivery of functional elements of Supply Chain ProjectsEnsure the architectural principles and quality standards are communicated, understood and enactedIs responsible for adherence and development of efficient and effective IT processes related to the role Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:

Key experience in directly managing consultantsHas good understanding of Supply Chain processes preferably in the Consumer Goods industryHas ability to influence and alert their hierarchy on technical design in their areaExperienced in managing teams of Consultants both internal and external (2-5)A track record in contributing the delivery of projects following a structured quality gate methodologyRevenue – Basic approval of expenses Qualifications:

• Degree or equivalent
• Proven experience in the delivery of project in Supply Chain
• Good business engagement

Desirable Technical Qualifications:
• SAP Certification or references

***Strong SAP Knowledge Essential***

Please also note: 20% travel required

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