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A fantastic opportunity is available for a Senior Business Analyst - specialising in SAP PPDS - to join our SAP Competency Group. This role sits within our Information Services team in Manchester.


Scope of the Role:

  • Working in multi-functional teams as the representative of the IS function.
  • Dealing and responding to queries/issues and providing appropriate support mechanisms to ensure robust system performance
  • Providing technical expertise and, where required leadership, to the business on projects/initiatives involving assessment, design, development and implementation of SAP systems.
  • Best practice approach to system design and business processes
  • Approval of system documentation, including testing; ensuring this complies with regulatory requirements
  • Governance of deployment teams implementing a the global SAP template
  • Liaising with support organisation for ongoing issues with live operations
  • Ensuring a global template approach is applied to ongoing deployments
  • Liaising with other members of the SAP CC to ensure optimised integrated solution
  • Overseeing implementation of any global change requests arising from deployments or support
  • Working with development teams on any development requests


Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensure that local requirements are assessed against the global template to prevent inadvertent impacts on other areas
  • Ensure that the validated state of the system is kept intact with respect to documentation and process
  • Ensure the system is audit compliant
  • Ensure the ability to upgrade i.e. do not change SAP outside of the allowed rules
  • Design & oversee the delivery of global solutions as enhancements to the template


Skills & Experience:


  • Extensive, demonstrable experience in SAP PPDS and capabilities in one of the other modular areas (i.e., MM, LE, SD, PP, PE, DP, SNP)
  • Solid understanding of the integration points with other modules areas within the core ECC application and other SAP systems is also required including the CIF if applicable
  • A thorough understanding of user-exits/BADIs is required along with integration options around non-SAP systems
  • Ability to build relationships and consult with stakeholders as well as SMEs to acquire appropriate business requirements
  • Creative problem solving skills and the ability to work on own initiative
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant field (Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, etc.) or relevant business experience to the equivalent level 


In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly Global organisation.


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