SAP MM Functional Consultant

Cambridge Assessment
Up to £51,000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SAP MM Functional Consultant
Permanent / Full Time
Salary: Up to £51,000
Location: Cambridge

What it’s about

We are currently looking for an experienced SAP MM Consultant to join the in-house SAP Centre of Excellence to provide 3rd line support, deliver business as usual enhancements for those areas of the business in which SAP has already been implemented, as well as engaging in the ongoing SAP implementation project where required.

You will be working independently to drive root cause analysis for production incidents as well as managing business stakeholders to gather requirements for enhancements.

The SAP Centre of Excellence is made up of experienced SAP Professionals (Functional, Development and Basis), providing support for examination processing and associated activities in SAP, as well as supporting the continuing Transformation Project establishing and rolling out SAP across the company.

What you’ll be doing

  • Providing 3rd level support for MM and associated interfaces and reports.
  • Resolution of cross-functional incidents and service requests drawing on a proven background of standard SAP MM functionality, understanding/experience of MM integration with other modules (SD, FI, PS) and wider SAP functionality (BPM, PI, ABAP, BW, BPM).
  • Liaising with business representatives and Centre of Excellence colleagues to design appropriate solutions.
  • Understanding complex and variable business requirements and where appropriate challenging them and communicating to a range of stakeholders.
  • Hands-on configuration and customisation alongside root cause analysis
  • The development of functional specifications and test strategies
  • Supporting the ongoing implementations of SAP across Cambridge Assessment

What we’re looking for
  • Strong configuration and customization experience in MM, ideally with both a project and support background
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management and the ability to prioritise own workload within a busy working environment
  • Interfaces/integration with non-SAP systems
  • Integration with other modules of SAP (FI/PS/SD etc)
  • Process frameworks such as ITIL
  • Working in a user-facing support role
  • Delivering business change and process improvement initiatives through SAP.
  • Transforming business requirements into solution designs
  • Drive and enthusiasm alongside a pragmatic and flexible approach.
  • Involvement in at least two full life cycle SAP MM implementation projects and possesses detailed knowledge of ECC 6 (desirable)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.


In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a superb range of benefits:
Generous contributory pension 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary) Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers Cycle scheme Subsidised canteens Support for professional qualifications
Who we are Cambridge Assessment is Europe's largest assessment group, incorporating three major awarding bodies. It plays a leading role in researching, developing and delivering assessment to eight million candidates in 170 countries every year. The Group is a department of the University of Cambridge and a not-for-profit organisation.

Work/life balance is important to us here at Cambridge Assessment, and we offer all our colleagues a range of flexible working options, which suit both the business and the employee. So please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 December 2017, but CVs will be reviewed on an on-going basis.

First stage interviews will be held w/c 11 December 2017.

To find out more about this role please view the job description or to apply, please upload your covering letter and CV.

As part of your recruitment process you will be required to undergo a background screening. This will be carried out by our selected supplier, Credence Background Screening Limited.


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