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Sr. SAP Manufacturing Solutions Engineer, North America

  • Location: Columbus
  • Salary: Up to US$130000 per annum
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Contact: Shana Spak
  • Contact Email: shana.spak@cloud-international.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 04 February 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH18560_1641390584
Sr. SAP Manufacturing Solutions Engineer, North America
Leading manufacturer of monolithic refractories worldwide. We are seeking a Sr. SAP Manufacturing Solutions Engineer, N.A. in our Columbus, Ohio location to support the global business. The Process Optimization Manager, NA will provide leadership to identify and drive initiatives that will reduce operational costs through SAP process improvements in efficiency, productivity, effectiveness, and visibility. Is responsible to become the Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the operational SAP processes and interactively work with the operations and IT teams to communicate new ideas, existing challenges/constraints, identify solutions, prioritize work, and plan/support implementation.

Qualifications:
*Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, Operations Management, or other relevant discipline.
*A minimum of 5 years of project management experience.
*A minimum of 5 years of experience with SAP. Experience with the EWM module strongly preferred.
*Requires strong communication and interpersonal skills.
*Must have strong attention to detail with the ability to accurately track projects and create reports.
*Must have good math skills and knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods.
*Requires excellent organizational and planning capabilities, with ability to multitask.
Key Duties:
*Provide leadership to identify and drive initiatives that will reduce operational costs through SAP process improvements in efficiency, productivity, effectiveness, and visibility.
*Hands-on interaction with operations team to understand existing challenges and constraints created by SAP (EWM/PP) processes.
*Communicate identified challenges/constraints with IT team, working interactively to identify solutions, prioritize work, and plan/support implementation.
*Become an SME for all SAP operations-related processes in both monolithic, and precast shapes.
*Provide SAP application support and respond to requests and inquiries from users in all North America locations.
*Interactive participation in recurring operations touchpoint meetings to discuss SAP project priority and status.
*Provide coaching and mentoring to users as needed or requested.
*Identify root cause and implement continuous improvements to reduce repeat experiences
*Identify and help implement interim solutions to work around open issues/problems that are under investigation or pending resolution
*Provide support for global expansion of SAP to other affiliates.