Job Description

SAP PP QM Consultant with VC Experience
Job Number: 21-09257
Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for an SAP PP QM Consultant with VC Experience for our client in Houston, TX.
Eclaro’s client is a leading technology solutions provider, collaborating with customers to manage their needs and achieve success in their business goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

Position Overview:
  • As a Functional Implementation Leader, will be part of a cross functional deployment & run team with the responsibility to deploy the designed "Global Template which will enable the business to move from current Business processes and operating systems to common Business processes, enabled by SAP.
  •  The role also includes supporting live sites through troubleshooting, training, enhancements and rapid deployments.
  • Specifically, will have responsibility for:
    • Teaming and interfacing with the IT and Business teams as it pertains to all aspects of Production Planning and Quality Management. This includes understanding the site Business requirements and performing gap analysis, assisting with the redesign of processes, and testing to insure conversion success.
    • Working with Business Logistics leadership team regarding process changes, global enhancement or Rapid deployment requests and updates on global Business activities.
    • Completing key deliverables as assigned such as functional site discovery and scoping documentation, Business test scenarios, and others as outlined in the deployment methodology
    • Responsible for the knowledge transfer to local Business users.
    • Responsible for helping the Business with inventory cost reduction initiatives, material handling cost reduction efforts, Warehouse storage space optimizations, improved customer delivery, and Just-in-Time distribution.
  • The scope of Manufacturing Consultant includes:
    • SAP Production Planning
    • SAP Quality Management
    • Experience on Variant Configuration
    • Products, BOM, routing
    • SAP Manufacturing
    • Product Management
    • Materials requirement planning
  • SAP Deployments & Transitions:
    • Work with functional teams to fully understand the global template for Business Logistics in SAP and provide Business input to the evolution of the global design template.
    • Capture, assess and prioritize key Business requirement gaps from all sites that are part of a deployment project.
    • Drive best Business process across Business
    • Champion change management activities.
    • Learn the Client SAP system to the standard required and ensure that knowledge is effectively transferred to other users.
    • Ensure that all users can operate new Business process effectively with minimum impact to the Business.
    • Ensure Global Design Model consistency across all deployments.
    • Manage relationship and communication with Business Logistics leadership team.
    • Work to resolve any complex issue being experienced by the Business.
  • Live Sites:
    • Help with trouble shooting and root cause analysis of day to day issues faced by the Business.
    • Involvement in scoping and requirements gathering for Rapid Development and Enhancement requests.
    • Assist the Business with testing of solutions prior to implementation.
    • Promote best practice process adoption wherever possible.
  • Projects involving IT function:
    • Be IT Logistics representative for global projects requiring IT functional representation.
    • Drive communication and collaboration between IT and other Business Functions to enable smooth transition, coordinating changes to process, outputs & data.
    • Responsible for scoping, testing & implementation of the IT Logistics plan as part of the larger global project.
  • Considered a Business expert in Production and Planning
  • Personal Attributes:
    • Program management skills including time management, organizational, and multi-tasking skills
    • Results driven, yet highly team-oriented
    • Ability to work in a matrix environment
    • Manage multiple sites and local teams
    • Can operate effectively in a multi-cultural, global environment working with a variety of Business layers.
    • Experience with the implementation of ERP systems (preferably SAP) to support Business processes
    • Ability to work collaboratively with IT staff through the design and build of the new Business processes
    • Ability where needed to drive down into the detail of application use and get "hands on with the system
    • Ability to communicate to all levels in the organization
If interested, you may contact:
Steve Adams       
Steve Adams | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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