Projects and Applications Support
Provide clients with full life-cycle project implementation consulting expertise including assessments, blueprinting, system build, testing and go-live stabilization.
Prepare and facilitate assessment / blueprint workshops to analyse clients’ business requirements.
Business Analysts must be able to explain business reasons for utilizing functionalities and transform them into acceptable best business practice.
Write detailed functional mapping to the adopted ERP applications, functional gap analysis, detailed blueprint design and process documentation and detailed functional specifications for any custom development.
This includes integration points with other SAP modules such as PM / CS (Plant Maintenance / Customer Service), FI / CO (Finance and Controlling) , MM (Materials Management) and SAP Automotive Industry Solution
Prepare summary level presentations and facilitate future state system design and process workshops to obtain client acceptance.
Perform and / or oversee; configuration of SAP applications, creation of positive / negative unit test scripts, and execution of unit tests.
Create and / or support creation of integration / user acceptance test scenarios and scripts as well as facilitate and provide direct support for user testing.
Create and / or support creation of cutover plan and scripts as well as facilitate and provide direct support for production migration and go-live stabilization.
Provide status updates on assigned work to management and, when required, act as a project manager on small to medium-sized projects.
Mentor and / or oversee other consultants assigned to the project.
Perform in cross-functional team environments where strong interpersonal communication skills are essential. In certain situations teams may be geographically diverse or involve other implementation consulting partners.
Co-ordinate with departmental heads to assess departmental application training needs.
Participate in the design, development and delivery of software applications training documentation and training courses.
Provide orientation and training to end users for specific modified and new systems.
Build the super user communities in areas of responsibilities
Train super users responsible for user training on application functions
Consult regularly with the super users on business improvements
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS :
Completed Matric Essential
Relevant Degree essential
4 6 years experience in a similar role
Workshop facilitations experience required
SAP implementation experience required
Lead role for at least 1 full life-cycle implementation including all phases (blueprint, configuration, training, cut-
over and post go-live support)
The individual should be able to configure the following :
Organisational Structures (Set up sales areas, assign organisational structures)
Document Types (Sales documents, Inquireis, Quotations, Sales orders, Shipping, Billing)
Pricing (Condition tables, condition types, access sequences, pricing procedures, pricing routines, rebates)
Document Incompletion (Incompletion procedures)
Document Outputs (Output types, Output determination)
Master Data (Business Partners, Pricing)
Technical Competencies required :
Electronic data interchange (EDI) : EDI Mapping
Integration : Sales and Distribution (SD), Finance, SAP IS-Automotive, Management Accounting
Programming Integration : ABAP, Non-SAP systems
Expertise in implementation project life-cycles including; blueprinting, configuration, testing, cut-over and go-live support
Certification in SAP Materials Management (MM) ESSENTIAL
Certification of completed course attendance of SAP Warehouse Management is advantageous
Knowledge of BPMN(Business Process Modelling Notation) is advantageous
Training in Workshop Facilitation is highly advantageous
ITIL v3 Foundation certification is advantageous
SALARY AND BENEFITS : R 550k R 570k CTC pa
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Should you meet the above minimum requirements, please submit your CV and a copy of your ID and Qualifications to isabeau(at)kingsleyirons.
co.za . Please quote the TITLE of this vacancy in the subject line of your email as reference . Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on record for suitable future roles. Thank you.