Job Description :
This position is responsible for the application design, deployment, and future enhancements of the Supply Planning and production planning processes within the SAP APO environment. This role requires an understanding of cross functional integration of SAP SCM (DP, SNP, and PPDS This person is expected to possess and demonstrate a deep understanding of business processes related to supply chain planning in CPG industry.

Business competencies:

o             Ability to work with business engagement and IT partners to create well thought out work plans to deliver results

o             Exhibited knowledge and capability to fully understand how the supply chain planning processes works from forecasting to manufacturing.

o             Ability to quickly learn and understand business strategies, objectives, processes, and IT alignment to meeting business needs.

o             Strong CPG experience

Technical competencies:  

o             Minimum 5+ years of experience with SAP APO

o             Experience with 2 full lifecycle implementations for SAP APO

o             Strong skill in SAP SNP heuristic, deployment, TLB and deployment optimization

o             Strong skills in SAP APO PPDS and scheduling optimizer

o             Experience with SAP APO demand planning and SAP BW

o             Experience with SAP Solution Manager

o             Knowledge of SAP ECC modules and cross functional experience

Personal competencies: 

o             Superior communications skills, both written and oral, account management skills, and strong business knowledge.

o             Ability to influence and to provide new and different perspectives to Program Leads.

o             Ability to assess and tailor communication approach / style to suit the situation

o             Ability to facilitate meetings effectively.

·                      Collaborates well in a team environment.