Description / Requirements
Alfa Beta Vassilopoulos is a member of Ahold Delhaize Group that operates a network of 21 companies in 3 continents (11 countries), 375 000 employees and is trusted by more than 50 million customers on a weekly basis.
Alfa Beta is one of the largest retail chains with 304 Super Markets, 15 Cash & Carry, 108 franchise stores and over 14 000 employees.
The SAP ORC Senior Functional Analyst will act as a liaison between the CoE SAP Supply Chain organization and the Supply Chain / O2C departments of the different Operating Companies in scope, in collaboration with the local IT Demand organization.
He / She will analyze business requirements, design the solution, write the functional specifications, configure, drive the developments and test enhancements to SAP systems.
More specifically, the job holder :
Translates business needs into advanced capabilities and best practices based on best in class standard packages and creates corresponding functional requirements as an input to application design
Proposes solutions, configures the system and writes detailed functional specification of WRICEFs
Coordinates the execution of projects with the development teams in order to make sure the technical developments match the functional requirements of the systems and ensure quality is respected (Conduct functional Unit Tests and String Tests)
Coordinates the execution of projects with the development teams located abroad in order to make sure the technical developments match the functional requirements of the systems and ensures quality is respected (Conduct Functional Unit Tests and String Tests)
Supports Integration Tests and UAT
Support the Change Management team, builds and maintains internal and external relationships with regard to the own domain of expertise in order to have an optimal cooperation with all relevant stakeholders, as well as a contribution to the desired strategy of the department
Provides day to day functional support, application administration & troubleshooting (L3 L4) for all European Operating Companies in scope, in the context of the overall Operational Support Organization in place, in liaison with the vendor support organization
Follows applicable standards, procedures, guidelines and methodologies in the implementation and / or maintenance of the SAP Retail platform
Leads and supervises the work assigned to the team’s internal and external resources and partners with peers when integrating functionalities across applications and / or modules
Monitors & analyses technology trends in own area which could provide a benefit & improve capabilities for the business and support Strategy or Regional Roadmap
7-10 years prior experience in SAP applications, with a minimum of 3 year experience in SAP Retail, preferably with SAP Agency Business & Compensation Management.
Knowledge of Supply Chain business will be considered an asset
Master Degree in Information Technology or relevant field
Excellent command of the English language both written & spoken. Knowledge of French and / or Dutch is considered an asset
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Solutions (Office, Provision, Visio)
Proven expertise in project management, escalation, process management, business systems requirements definition and Supply Chain business processes
Excellent working knowledge of SAP business processes associated with SAP Retail and SAP MM P2P processes. Experience with SAP Agency Business & Compensation Management Modules is considered an asset
Knowledge of Hellenization Package - WMA, SAP SD, POS Inbound, SAP ALE, iDoc, SAP ABAP, User Exits, LSMW, SAP Authorization concept (PFCG, Roles and Profiles) is considered an asset
Experience in SAP support environment (release management and transports and authorization concept) and understanding of potential impacts on functional and on cross functional processes
Proven problem solving skills, identifying solutions and following innovative approaches
Strong results orientation, accountability and resourcefulness
Flexibility and adaptability to changing circumstances & multicultural environments
Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
Advanced interpersonal skills, including teamwork and cooperation
Advanced communication and influencing skills, including strong presentation skills
Ability to perform under tight deadlines
Traveling up to 30% depending on the nature and the duration of the assigned projects / work
The company offers a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects