SAP PP Expert Consultant

SaintGobain   •  

Worcester, MA

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


5 - 7 years

Posted 295 days ago

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Specific duties include:

  • Implementing the CMA PP model by applying the IM Digital IT methodology.
  • Finding the best solution to answer to a request/implementation respecting CMA core model and system integrity.
  • Estimating the workload (in terms of customizing, development, testing, training and documentation) after detailed gaps analysis completion and requirements gathering.
  • Reporting, following and advising to the IM Digital IT management for efficient decision making.
  • Delivering the solution (customizing, development coordination, testing, training and documentation) in the time scheduled.
  • Coordinating data collection and migration
  • Communicating to the business the options found and the one advised plus time scheduled.
  • Serving as the first contact to the business customer as adviser and issue solver.
  • Being the interface between the customer and the technical team.
  • Operating within the framework of the 18 ITAC “IT Application Controls” (audit control) for all IM Digital IT Projects and Implementations.


  • Postgraduate with a master in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in SAP PP with working knowledge on the domain (master data, product costing, forecast, MRP, scheduling, order execution and control, etc.).
  • Requiredexperience in various projects (rollouts and support) and manufacturing processes (discrete and repetitive).
  • Good understanding of integration with CO, MM, SD and QM
  • Experience with MES software is an advantage.
  • Prior experience in an international context with offshore teams.
  • International traveling may be required.
  • Experience to navigate effectively within a matrix organization.
  • Autonomous with a constant view of continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.
  • Rigorous on documentation quality (specifications, user guides, test scripts, etc.) with good teaching skills.
  • Excellent personal communication, team work and organizational skills.
  • Capacity to work in waterfall and agile methodology.
  • A second language is a strength.