REDs client has an immediate need for an SAP QM Analyst to join thier team as an internal full time and permanent employee. They are offering a great base with benefits and relocation for those outside the Kansas City area.
Reporting to the SAP Center of Excellence (COE) Manager, the SAP Quality Management (QM) Analyst will participate in a cross-functional, team environment responsible for support of core SAP quality management business applications.
This position is responsible for the implementation, support, and maintenance of the SAP QM processes. The candidate will partner with our project teams for rollouts throughout the company, providing input on system design, integration testing, user training, and post go-live support. He/she will act as day-to-day SAP production support, including coordination with team members and external on- and off-shore consultants. Finally, the candidate will recommend best practices to key business users to configure and enhance SAP to meet business requirements, using approved implementation and change control methodology.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform SAP Quality Management (QM) configuration for business processes that include inspection planning and master data, inspection lot processing, and end user support and training.
Ability to gather business requirements and transform them into SAP business processes that can be implemented and supported.
Other duties may be assigned as required.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Engineering or related equivalent experience
3+ years' experience implementing and supporting the SAP QM module with strong knowledge of integration points between PP, MM, and Batch Management
Knowledge of SAP batch management and classification
Full QM life-cycle implementation experience from system design to post go live support
2+ years' experience in an SAP production support environment preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of SAP's Production Planning (PP) module also highly preferred
Able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills with the ability to effectively communicate with business users, stakeholders, technical teams, and various levels of management
Able to listen and communicate in a clear and concise manner, along with the ability to recognize the audience and tailor communications accordingly
Able to work independently
Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, including the ability to prioritize
Able to organize time and resources effectively to achieve goals (i.e., organizational skills)
Able to demonstrate leadership qualities as a self-starter, set direction, and complete assignments
Able to interact effectively and cooperatively with employees at all levels
Able to demonstrate strong customer service orientation
Must be flexible with work schedules and available to work overtime on evenings and weekends, with or without advanced notice
Reporting to this Position:
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Certain phases of project work can require overtime
Operate in an office environment
Sitting for extended periods of time
Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other computing equipment
Up to 25%, including regular travel to/from area council, manufacturing and distribution sites