Identifying business benefits in the area of Consumer Products and/or Retai and increase adoption.
Analysing customer’s current Consumer solution portfolio and IT architecture.
Defining businesss-driven value proposition.
Developing and realizing business and IT strategies within the Consumer industry (Consumer Products & Retail).
Developing Enterprise Architecture & Roadmap Design to address Digitalization.
Preparing investment decisions based on business requirements, roadmap decisions, IT solution architecture design decisions, IT roadmap design, detailed business case examinations and enabling cost reductions (TCO)
Implementing best-practice business processes and Industry-specific Solution Architectures.
Supporting large transformation processes within our Value Partnerships with the customers.
Driving Cloud Innovations and S4HANA adoption.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
SAP IT architecture, solution portfolio design & roadmap development
Knowledge, research and services development regarding trends and topics in the Consumer and Retail industry related to the new SAP product portfolio for big data, HANA, Omnichannel, Cloud, IoT and Mobility
Apply SAP solution and portfolio know how for solution Design and Build (focus Consumer Products / Retail)
Technical analysis and review of existing customer IT infrastructure, landscape and solution portfolio
Business process design and optimization in order to optimize processes based on Best Practices and in the context of SAP’s product portfolio
Derive recommendations for a To Be IT solution landscape, solution portfolio and optimization from IT and business point of view
Integrate SAP new technologies (e.g. big data, cloud, mobility) into customer business innovation concepts
Project management activities
Quality assurance activities
Active project acquisition support
Strategy / business consulting activities
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
University master degree or equivalent
Excellent approved analytical skills
Excellent knowledge of the SAP solution portfolio inclusive IT roadmap development
Deep insight regarding IT infrastructure and IT architecture- and landscape analysis
Perspectives on current IT trends and their impact on business strategies within Consumer Products and Retail
Excellent C-level communications/presentation skills (oral, written)
Experience in self-managed project work at customer, high focus on customer orientation
Results- and execution-focused, highly motivated, “self-starter”-abilities
Fluent in German is mandatory and in English is required
6+ years working experience as SAP Solution Architect / Consultant, experience in Retail / Consumer Products is a plus
Approved knowledge regarding IT infrastructure and IT landscape architecture
Approved knowledge and application know how of the SAP solution portfolio
Good knowledge of and affinity to trends and topics in Consumer Products and Retail