Entry Level SAP Functional Specialist

sap,erp,asset management,enterprise resource planning,human resources experience,supply chain experience,mrp,procurement
Full Time
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 50%.

Job Description

The IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge is growing its Enterprise Applications (EA) team and has immediate opportunities for entry level and early professional, forward thinking candidates with a passion for growth and innovation.
IBM is seeking individuals that have a Business, Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain, Analytics, Human Resources, Information Systems or related degree with undermentioned required skills:

  • Understanding of key EA Process areas such Order to Cash (OTC), Financials (FI), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and the modules/applications that handle the related processes.
  • Aware of applications that preceded Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) such as MRP and new technologies.
  • Understanding of different ERP project types (Implementation, Support, Upgrade etc.)
  • Overview knowledge of EA Implementation methodology (ASAP, ACTIVATE), development methodologies (Agile, Waterfall) and Implementation tools (Solution Manager, Worksoft, Enable Now, etc.)
  • Understanding of roles & responsibilities of Functional/Technical Consultant etc.

 As a SAP Functional Specialist you will help our clients integrate enterprise-wide data for improved performance and efficiency. You will contribute right away to our top-tier clients in collaboration with exceptional people in a dynamic team environment. You will work hand and hand on projects that help our clients integrate strategy, process, technology, and information to increase effectiveness, reduce costs, promote accoutablility and optimize performance. You will build a powerful portfolio of interesting and rewarding experiences.

The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel up to 50% of the time. No remote opportunities exist.
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance, and coverage for a diverse employee population.
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role. 
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Basic knowledge in Business, Accounting, Finance, Procurement, Human Resources,Management Information Systems or related field
  • Basic knowledge in  Oracle, SAP or Microsoft applications (Configurations, Implementations, etc)
  • Basic knowledge in Microsoft Office applications
  • English: Intermediate

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain, Analytics, Human Resources,Information Systems or related degree
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Business, Accounting, Finance, Procurement, HumanResources , Management Information Systems or related field
  • Minimum of 1 year exposure to SAP, Oracle,  or Microsoft application (Configurations,Implementations, etc)
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Microsoft Office applications
  • English: Fluent

Eligibility Requirements

  • Visa sponsorship is not available

Required Education: High School Diploma/GED

Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: Up to 50% or 3 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)

IBM's unparalleled ability to bring together deep business insight, advanced research, analytics, and technology enables IBM Global Business Services to help position its clients for the future. We leverage the proven roadmaps and frameworks that have been developed across 17 industries and the unique combination of skills and experiences of our teams in over 170 countries - unmatched capabilities. When you join IBM, you'll partner with our clients, and leverage these capabilities to deliver real business value.

As a member of the world's leading and largest consulting organization, you'll tap into resources that only a global leader like IBM can provide: access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals; enjoy unparalleled career opportunities; be provided with ongoing training and education that you'll need to succeed; and work on some of the most interesting projects on the planet, helping everyone from organizations to local governments, work smarter.

Dice Id : 90833617
Position Id : IBM847468
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