SAP Functional Consultant

Job#: 1375952

Job Description:

SAP PP/IM Consultant

Location: fully remote

Duration: 12 months with possibility of extension


Apex Systems is supporting a large automotive client in their effort to deploy SAP Production Planning (PP) and Inventory Management (IM) functionality to support Manufacturing production operations.  This job request is for a SAP Functional Consultant role with expertise in ERP implementations for SAP modules, including Production Planning (PP).

  • Understand the current business process across all regions / plants
  • Understand the functionality of current Legacy Material requirements Planning (MRP) and associated upstream and downstream systems
  • Work with various stakeholders to study transforming current process / legacy systems to Industry best standards / technology/ systems focusing on the SAP PP / MM module
  • Perform Requirements Gathering, Business Analysis, and Fit-Gap Analysis to understand the as-is to-be and identify key functionality / process gaps
  • Recommend possible technology / process solution to address the gap
  • Develop roadmap / map for transformation without impacting the operations
  • Deploy SAP S4 PP across various sites globally and integrate with both legacy & other best-in-breed applications
  • Coach / train the team on PP business process
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement


Skills Preferred:

  • SAP PP/DS and Variant Configuration capabilities
  • Respect and empathy for team members, business partner and product customer
  • Excellent at problem solving and prevention.
  • Knowledge of software design patterns
  • Knowledge and practical experience of agile delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver product roadmap milestones


Experience Required:

  • Experience in deployment of SAP PP module in both greenfield / brownfield sites
  • Experience in SAP PP module configuration (Discrete / Repetitive),
  • Experience working in S/4HANA environment
  • Experience in integrating with SIEMENS PLM / other PLM solutions / KINAXIS tools / MES systems, etc.


Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in Automotive / Manufacturing industry


Education Required:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent qualification in computer science, engineering or related disciplines


Education Preferred:

  • Relevant SAP Certification










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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Dearborn, MI, US

Job Type:
Applications and Data Management

Date Posted:
October 10, 2023