Our client, a leading Chrome Mining Group is looking for a highly experienced and qualified BIS Practitioner (SAP BI & General Support) at their Operation in Witbank in Mpumalanga.
To provide technical, functional and integration expertise for BIS through planning, designing, building, implementing, continuous improvement, supporting and providing training across the relevant technical areas : SAP BI,Custom SolutionsSAP Portals and upgradesSAP BPCReporting & analysisSAP ArchivingSAP Workflow supportSAFETY, HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT AND QUALITYComply with SHEQ requirements (SHEQ Toolbox)Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ statusCUSTOMERSEnsure Customer Satisfaction throughout the Samancor Chrome environment.
BUSINESS PROCESSESSolutions Architecture : Maintain and support a standard process solution throughout the Group, taking into consideration the specific requirements and dynamics of each Business Unit in the GroupIdentify or clarify Business Unit specific requirements and constraints, governance decisions and policy into systems solutions and enable the development, maintenance and continuous improvement of the solution.
Maintain and improve the latest Business System solution design and Documentation to deliver an excellent level of functionality as well as complying with business standards and good governanceMaintain all processes into an enterprise business process mapping tool or model and continually synchronise between systems and all levels of business processesIdentify and justify site-
specific variations including reports, developments, interfaces etc.Manage and execute testing of changes such as : Upgrades, etc.
Manage and provide technical leadership regarding Systems integration and - interfacing.Maintain all relevant system, application, functional, technical and process material and documentation according to ISO 9000 standardsProvide training where requiredGovernance : Maintain compliance and governance of the Samancor Chrome Business System frameworks, architecture and solutions, including the review and signoff at key control points : Planning, Business Blueprint, Realization, Testing, Integration, Training and Go LiveEnsure the compliance with governance of Change Control, Risk Assessment and internal procedures throughout solution delivery.
Business Systems Support : Provide Technical, functional and process support and expertise for SAP and related Business SystemsEnsure effective utilization of Applications and Business System functionality and -
integrationManage initiatives for focus group discussions, operational issue resolution and build a good working relationship with all relevant role players / super usersProvide specialized training to stakeholders (telephonically, user groups, etc.
Subject Matter Expert : Provide relevant architectural, configuration and business process expertise for business solutions across specific process domains based on system constraints and functionalityExtend Business System solutions expertise down to Business Unit levelSAP BI (Business Intelligence) : Provide Business Intelligence Solutions and processes to key and end usersAssess Business Unit, Application, functional and Process requirementsGROWTHContinuous Improvement : Drive improvement initiatives to further enhance best practice use of the system at Group and Business Unit level, communications, agreed common business processes, data integrity and related integration for other solutions Research and develop Business System best practices and solutions and continually assesses the usability and value-
add for Samancor Chrome.SHAREHOLDER VALUEContinually assesses the usability and value-add for Samancor ChromeSkills : SAP BI / BW (Mandatory)SAP BPC (advantageous)SAP HANA (advantageous)SAP FILO & HRAdvanced Excel VBA Programming and analysisSAP Solution ManagerSAP AuthorisationsKnowledge : Quality Technical Knowledge of SAP and BIMining Processes and Industry StandardsProcess AutomationIMS & MES System knowledge (advantageous)Relevant Business experienceSAP HANA (advantageous)RequirementsMinimum Requirements : SAP BI Certification3 years relevant business experienceSAP BI / BW minimum 2 years' experienceRelevant degree or Diploma (Finance, Procurement, IT, management)Knowledge of the following will be advantageous : SAP FILO & HRSAP archiving and workflowMS Office integration