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SAP APO Sr. Manager in Oak Brook, IL at Interactive Business Systems

Date Posted: 2/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Major Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Apply comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
  • Research day to day issues, perform root cause analysis and propose solutions for future state
  • Perform unit testing and design integration; develop business flow diagrams, detailed design specifications and system documentation
  • Work with business on requirements gathering documentation and validation; design solutions per the standards
  • Evaluate APO-relevant Master Data current & future state
  • Completes work independently; receives general guidance on new projects
  • Ensure adherence to all company policies and procedures 

§  Understand and demonstrate the Company’s core values

§  Perform other duties as assigned

Competencies/Skills/Knowledge Required

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

  • Strong business process knowledge of production planning and scheduling process
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational and planning skills
  • Strong configuration, design and master data expertise preferred
  • Experience in a manufacturing facility which has utilized ECC and APO
  • Understanding and troubleshooting abilities related to the CIF process between ECC and APO
  • Experience with SNP and PPDS module
  • Experience in writing business requirements, specifications, and as-is/to-be documentation
  • Good business communication skills

Education and Experience

§  Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business or related field or equivalent work experience

§  Very good analytical and problem solving skills

§  Minimum 7 years’ experience of SAP-APO/ SAP-PP combination

§  Minimum 3 years of SAP-APO hands-on configuration experience

§  Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite