In this role you have opportunity to drive optimization of the utilization and adoption of the SAP functionality in your area via continuous improvement. You will work closely with BPEs (Business Process Experts) and SMEs (Subject Matter Experts) on continuous improvement of adoption and utilization towards the SAP key users and SAP end users of the SAP kernels in our Integrated Supply Chain. You will work for the domain responsible for inbound procurement towards factories (supply chain global)
You are a part of
Our Integrated Supply Chain team, collaborating closely with other domains such as Supply planning, production planning, WM, QM, Finance. You will report to BOM Procurement lead.
You are responsible for:
-Increasing standard SAP adoption and utilization of the existing SAP kernels amongst the key users and end users globally
-Driving capabilities by generating knowledge about the existing and future to-be business processes identified by the BPEs spread over several SAP kernels (PRP, MBP, MCP, MP1, WPP, SPC) in the Integrated Supply Chain
-Training end-users and making sure the SAP kernels are adopted and utilized by end users.
-Evaluating SAP key- and end users demands by aligning with the Business Process Experts and Subject Matter Experts and proposing continuous improvement
-Providing support in performing the Value Stream Mapping of existing business processes and helping to understand the upcoming change while implementing improvements/ future business flows
-Applying problem solving methodology such as PDCA, 3x5Why techniques and others to find the root cause of the problem.
-Supporting the BPEs and SMEs in create and structure the standard SAP training material and documentation with the Philips internal QMS and business design principles.
-Support the BPEs and SME by coordinating, re-organizing and structuring end user manuals and end user training material of the different SAP SD kernels.
-Training the appropriate key user community of the SAP kernels on both the existing as well as the newly created functionalities.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
-Master's degree or equivalent 7-10 years of relevant experience, preferably as a SAP Consultant or SAP Specialist
-Experienced candidate required who has vision on the End2End and the processes impacted. (What does it mean for the pre-processes and the next processes to come? You’re able to overlook the processes (e2e contracting, kernels perspective etc).
-Understanding of E2E planning process and dependencies between upstream supply planning, production planning and consequences on material planning.
-You’re capable to run (parts of) a project, have good communication skills as you work together with other domains (such as finished goods, Quality management) and work on e2e designs.
-You will be owning (part of) processes across the globe, so flexibility is required as you will be working across different time zones.
-You have strong technical SAP MM knowledge
-High knowledge and practical experience in applying advanced replenishment models: JIT, Kanban external procurement, Vendor scheduling agreement, Subcontracting (assembly and operational subcontracting), Stock transport orders, Dynamic reorder point, consignment concept.
-High knowledge on E2E procurement master data settings and its influence on material planning
-Flexibility to travel up to 30%
-Continuous improvement mindset
-Passion to teach and share your knowledge
-Open minded, loving challenges and working in a global environment. Environment is not set in stone and very dynamic, you have to like this.
-Being capable to manage difficult stakeholders (due to priorities, problems, different characters and cultures).
-See things as challenge not as problems.
-Taking ownership on this, connecting people in different domains, being a spider in the web.
- Start - asap
- End: 12 months after start (with possibility to be extended)
- Location: Eindhoven (2 days on site, rest remote)
- Hours: 40
If you want to apply, please share:
- English CV
- English Motivation
- Holiday schedule
Inclusiviteit en diversiteit
Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.