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ERP Systems Configuration Specialist -SAP/PM
Ref No.: 18-00452
Location: Savannah, Georgia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 05/16/2018
Unique Skills:
ERP Configuration Specialist - SAP PM
Detailed competency areas:
- Must have experience in working in a Plant Maintenance environment
- Provide business with full life-cycle project implementation expertise including assessments, blueprinting, system build, testing and go-live stabilization.
- Perform in cross-functional team environments where strong interpersonal communication skills are essential.

Technical and Other Competencies:
- Deep configuration knowledge and experience using best practice of SAP Plant Maintenance required.
- Thorough knowledge of PM tables
- Business Process Integration with MM, CO, FI & QM modules
- Experienced in defining and testing security profiles
- Experienced in identifying needed FRICE, writing functional specifications and testing required.
- Experienced in writing and executing test plans
- Experienced in transport management and landscape/client purpose and use
- Experienced in developing data migration strategies including the creation and execution of LSMW
- Experienced in cutover planning and execution required
-Must be willing to relocate to Savannah, GA
Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Masters degree in related discipline may offset two years of experience. Ten (10) years relevant experience and/or six years specific SAP system configuration, development and deployment experience, including at least two full lifecycle SAP implementations.

Position Purpose:
Uses specialized knowledge and skills to work in conjunction with the ERP functional workstreams. Researches, develops and deploys advances in business solutions across multiple functional departments. Defines solutions, contents and guides the development of functional organization solutions for each workstream including methodologies, standards and processes. Responsible for process and solution work related to configuring, deploying, maintaining and upgrading a world class ERP capability utilizing SAP.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Facilitates decisions and makes recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on overall ERP activities. 2. Demonstrates creativity, foresight and judgment in anticipating and solving complex ERP solutions/problems and in developing methods, standards and processes for diverse business activities. 3. Serves as liaison between end-users, process owners and software development teams including functioning as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in translating requirements to software development teams. 4. Reviews and seeks understanding of operational business procedures and methods specific to functional business areas by mapping current business processes, defining and analyzing business activities, proposing best practices, and recommending solutions 5. Works with technical resources to assist in the testing and implementation of new deployment or revisions to the ERP solution. 6. Identifies necessary actions on technical tools and processes for configuration management 7. Recognizes discrepancies and/or problems with analysis, process mapping or system implementation results and leads toward a corrective action. 8. Maintains a current and up-to-date knowledge of developments in a specific discipline and/or other related technical fields in order to recommend innovations to improve the quality and effectiveness of the business solution.

Additional Functions: 1. Trains, coaches and mentors others on new functionalities and upgrades. 2. Leads projects as required. 3. A credit history check from a national credit bureau will be conducted for all candidates for this position including new hires and current employees seeking promotion or transfer. 4. Performs other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements: 1. Aerospace and Defense Industry experience preferred. 2. Experience implementing solutions in the Aerospace and Defense Industry preferred. 3. Broad business experience in a complex product manufacturing environment is preferred to include process knowledge of the relevant business disciplines including but not limited to: Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain Management, Quality, Product Support Service and Sales. 4. Assists in identifying business processes that could benefit from inclusion in the ERP environment. 5. Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally when dealing with conflicting opinions and tension within the work group. 6. Interfaces with development team concerning resources.
Languages Required (in addition to English): None