This is an exciting opportunity for a SAP PP QM Support Consultant to join one of the leading SAP authorities delivering solutions to more than 9,000 customers worldwide.
SAP PP QM Functional Support Consultant
Home Based – UK Remote
Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits Package
Our business solutions group is part of a top 10 global IT services provider, headquartered in Tokyo, operating in more than 50 countries. We combine a global reach with local intimacy to provide premier professional SAP services from deep industry expertise consulting to applied innovations in digital, cloud, automation, and system development to business IT outsourcing.
As a global SAP Platinum Partner we leverage our global expertise to deliver quality outcomes whether you are a multi-national or operate in a single country. With over 9,000 SAP experts across 29 countries, we have the capability and reach to help you solve real problems and seize the next opportunity for growth around your SAP strategy and operations.
Our global award winning SAP practice, differentiated by innovation is the undisputed leader in SAP S/4HANA. With about 500 SAP HANA clients and more than 300 SAP S/4HANA clients.
Our clients trust our deep experience and proven approaches – all around the world.
The SAP PP QM Functional Support Consultant will:
+ Provide estimates in a timely manner and communicate deliverable status to stakeholders.
+ Analyse, configure and implement appropriate solutions with the support of the other Functional/Development Consultants when applicable
+ Be a strong communicator; able to communicate confidently with customers and Service Delivery Managers, keeping all up-to-date with progress of deliverables. Can positively influence different stakeholders; is accepted at various levels as an appropriate partner in discussions. Has a calm approach in stressful situations in which they take responsibility and has great personal integrity.
+ Problem solve, using own initiative to look for solutions/opportunities for improvement and is willing to make decisions; recognises overarching problems as well as political situations and escalates these if necessary
+ Demonstrate a proactive approach, commitment, and flexibility both internally and externally; gets results and proactively supports others.
+ Understand business process; can arrange their own tasks and workload and implement the strategy, with the aim of developing the business further. Accepts responsibility for own tasks and projects and manages these in terms of quality, productivity and resources. Recognises risks in the project/ tasks and provides suggestions for minimizing them.
+ Recognise the potential for small levels of repeat business due to the implemented project and realizes these; notifies the person responsible when there is greater potential for repeat business
+ Support on boarding and actively help juniors with their career (can function as a "Start-up Coach")
Required Skills & Expertise:
+ Strong Quality Management experience, especially around Quality Planning & Quality Inspection
+ Expert level in Production Planning covering both Discrete Production and PP-PI. This should include Capacity Planning & SOP
+ Deep knowledge of Batch Management, including Batch Determination and Usage
+ Stability Study
+ High level of verbal and written communication skills in English
+ Documentation skills including functional specifications, test scripts
+ Feedback potential solutions in a logical way for both SAP knowledgeable and non-knowledgeable audiences.
+ A strong ability to understand business processes and design appropriate solutions.
+ Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills for working with the functional and customer teams
+ Track record of full project lifecycle and development activities.
+ Can act as liaison with client for troubleshooting i.e. strong skills regarding investigation, analysis, and problem solving. Able to map client business requirements, processes and objectives.
+ Experience of providing structured feedback and coaching others.
+ Capable of managing own workload with minimal supervision to tight deadlines
+ Able to prioritise and distribute team workload effectively.
+ Able to deal with challenging customer and resource issues in a professional and supportive manner and to see these through to resolution.
+ Keen to offer ideas and solutions to develop the AMS Functional Support function.
We are an equal opportunities employer that supports applicants from all backgrounds. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the UK.
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.