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Senior Business Analyst (SAP Ariba)

Information Services
United Kingdom
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We are looking for a Senior Business Analyst to work in multi-functional teams as the representative of the IS function, based in Manchester. The Senior Business Analyst will work as part of the RB SAP Competency to govern all aspects of the RB SAP template in the relevant module areas. If you are highly functional with a sound understanding of underlying tools & technologies used in the SAP/Ariba domain, please get in touch. 


The role:

  • Dealing and responding to queries/issues and providing appropriate support mechanisms to ensure robust system performance.
  • Providing technical expertise and where required technical leadership to the business on projects/initiatives involving assessment, design, development and implementation of SAP/Ariba systems.
  • Create and approve system documentation, including testing to ensure this complies with regulatory requirements.
  • Work with the governance of deployment teams implementing the global SAP/Ariba 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 change requests arising from deployments or support.
  • Understanding of upstream and downstream core functionality.
  • Integration with multiple systems, including but not limited to SAP and JDE.
  • Be a primary contact point for Ariba solution within business.

The person:

  • Solid understanding of Ariba upstream and downstream processes and system setup.
  • Demonstrable experience in more than one of the modular areas as detailed in the responsibilities grid.
  • 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.
  • Practical experience of supporting SAP and related solutions.
  • Ability to consult with stakeholders and be subject matter experts to acquire appropriate business requirements.
  • Knowledge of other areas of Ariba i.e. supplier onboarding, strategic sourcing, contract management, e-Auction etc.
  • Solid understanding of use of catalogues to aid purchasing.
  • Experience of managing Ariba Network setup and integration elements with suppliers.
  • Demonstrable experience of performing technical setup of Ariba system, including integration set up with ERP child realms, user setup, delegation of authorities etc.
  • Solid understanding and experience of .csv files regarding system setup.
  • Experience of working with cloud-based Ariba system.
  • Ability to manage Ariba update notes and understand any impacts on system landscape; taking appropriate actions.

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

RB is the world's leading consumer health and hygiene company, We work with the best people to challenge conventional thinking and keep giving people innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, through our brands like Nurofen, Strepsils, Mucinex, Dettol, Lysol, Finish and Vanish.


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