SAP APO Consultant will be responsible for successful delivery of Supply Planning solutions leveraging APO SNP and PPDS solutions. The Consultant will be involved in developing the business case for supply planning solutions to influence operational metrics and KPIs. The Consultant will leverage his subject matter expertise in the area of Supply Chain Management processes as well as APO SNP / PPDS towards solution design, build, customization, test & deployment during various client engagements.
The consultant will lead workshops, lead team of consultants and subcontractors, coordinate with other teams for successful delivery of integrated solutions as well as ensure development of functional and technical documentation. The Consultant will leverage project management skills to develop detailed task plan towards timely completion of project milestones. The consultant will manage client relationships and drive consensus on complex business solutions.
The candidate should have demonstrated capability to analyze business processes, functional and technical requirement. The consultant must possess subject matter expertise in rough-cut-capacity planning, safety stock planning and two of the three (Heuristics, CTM, Optimizer) planning engines. The candidate should demonstrate deep understanding of SAP package solution implementation tools and methodologies (such as ASAP). Familiarity with other supply chain tools such as SCOR model, APICS certification, PMP would be added assets.
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IBM Global Business Services helps top-tier clients solve their most complex business and technical issues. As a GBS Consultant, you will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design and management to leading commercial and public sector organizations in 17 industries worldwide. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, as a consultant you will learn valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities.
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To ALL recruitment agencies: IBM only accepts resumes from agencies on our Approved Agency List. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, IBM employees, or send to any IBM company location. IBM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes Required * Associate's Degree/College Diploma * At least 3 years experience in SAP APO, completing at least 3 full lifecycle SAP APO implementations involving SNP * At least 3 years experience in using Microsoft Project for project planning and other office tools for documentation * At least 3 years experience in priority driven planning, binning, co-products and customer allocation planning using CTM * At least 3 years experience in Planning area aggregates and Planning book customization using standard and custom macros, and custom planning bucket profiles * Basic knowledge in ECC - SD, and ECC-PP * Readiness to travel 50% travel annually * English: Intermediate
Preferred * Bachelor's Degree * At least 5 years experience in SAP APO, completing at least 3 full lifecycle SAP APO implementations involving SNP * At least 5 years experience in using Microsoft Project for project planning and other office tools for documentation * At least 5 years experience in priority driven planning, binning, co-products and customer allocation planning using CTM * At least 5 years experience in Planning area aggregates and Planning book customization using standard and custom macros, and custom planning bucket profiles * At least 1 year experience in ECC - SD, and ECC-PP * Certified in SAP APO * English : Fluent
Additional information As the majority of our work is performed at client sites with significant travel required, applicants must live near major metropolitan airports.
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NOTE: This role can be located in any large metropolitan US City.
Post Date: 20120725 Department: Consulting & Services