ERP Specialist

Recruiter
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jul 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
ERP Specialist
UK Wide, Homebased
Permanent position
A large, renowned Global Precision Engineering Organisation
75% travel 25% homebased
Excellent benefits including fully expensed Car / Car allowance
Our Global Engineering Manufacturing client are recruiting for an ERP (SAP) specialist. Must have SAP experience, ideally MM, PP, IM and IBP modules. A home-based role, with 75% travel including overseas. A fantastic time to join a growing and developing organisation!
* Assess and provide hands-on support and solution-based options to Leadership at sites for ERP configuration and parameter set up to optimize planning and control
* Assess ERP capability and provide hands on training directly or through ERP BPOs to develop sustainable ERP capability at each company site using the applied learning model
* Assess integrity of ERP master data and provide solution-based options to leadership at sites
* Engage with planners, buyers, schedulers and work with site leadership align activities with business objectives using the ERP systems for planning and control
* Develop ERP specific training materials (e.g. simple guidelines or standards) and support development of standards and training in the business process requiring knowledge of SAP and the best way to use SAP
* Develop and maintain a sustainable BPO process to identify, train and replenish SAP BPOs to support the entire companies planning community
* Support software definition and development for end to end supply chain planning and its integration with the ERP systems
Key Skills and Competencies Required:
* Expert breadth and depth of applied knowledge in ERP systems (SAP knowledge is essential) including modules for the planning and control of material, including but not limited to Production Planning (PP), Materials Management (MM), Integrated Business Planning (IBP) and Forecasting and Inventory Management (IM)
* Expert applied knowledge and experience in other (non-SAP) ERP systems
* Able to navigate people through the information flow within the ERP systems and explain the impact of different parameter options in relatable language
* Experienced in Aerospace and defence markets
* Excellent influencing skills and viewed as an expert with knowledge to provide high quality system solutions to achieve site business objectives