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Senior SAP Application Consultant - PP

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Position Description:

Act as a Senior Production Planning (PP) Consultant and lead on assigned SAP implementation projects.


Travel expectation:  Approximately 30%


Implement the following Production Planning functionality:

  1. Production Planning Demand Management
  2. Planning-based MRP
  3. Planning Strategies for Make-to-Stock and Make-to-Order
  4. Implementation of Requirements Planning
  5. MRP Processing Results
  6. Production Planning Master Data: Material Master, BOM, Classes, Characteristics, Work Centers, Routing, Production Resources, etc.
  7. Order-controlled Production with Production Orders
  8. Production with Process Orders, Repetitive Manufacturing, KANBAN, and Capacity Planning


Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Act as the design authority on the projects ensuring the quality and integrity of Production Planning solutions being implemented is aligned to industry best practice
  2. Document client production planning requirements and map to appropriate SAP solutions
  3. Configure the SAP Production Planning solution and perform initial testing
  4. Identify system functional gaps which will require system enhancements/customization
  5. Test the SAP solution for accuracy and fulfillment of Production Planning requirements
  6. Train users in master data management, new business processes, transactional activity, and report execution
  7. Support end users during hyper care immediately after go-live for the new SAP Production Planning solutions
  8. Provide thought leadership to itelligence and its customers focused on Supply Chain strategy specifically in the Production Planning area and the Production Planning road map


Exhibit the following consulting competencies:

  1. Candidate is able to communicate, influence, convince and inspire effectively by own personality and act as a trusted role model and advisor within the Production Planning solution architecture field of expertise.
  2. Proven and demonstrable track record of successfully delivering customer projects and providing Production Planning solution for the resolution of complex requirements.
  3. Strong interpersonal and soft skills, able to quickly develop relationships with all stakeholders; within itelligence locally and globally, external customers, suppliers and partners to become a trusted advisor in your of field of expertise.
  4. Demonstrates gravitas and personal integrity, is able to overcome unforeseen situations and keeps business objectives in mind. Drives results, effects, convinces and inspires by his/her personality, behavior and communication style.
  5. Makes solid and reliable decisions in complex environments.
  6. Has a thirst for learning and staying on top of the evolving technology landscape. Actively shares and transfers own expertise and operational knowledge in a structured method, thus making it useful and functional.
  7. Adhering to the agreed itelligence strategy, engage in self-directed and other learning to keep pace with new technologies and developments to ensure itelligence remains at the forefront of the market within which we operate. Share, use and communicate expert knowledge in order to develop others and make business processes more effective.


Position Requirements/Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) related to a manufacturing or production planning, such as a degree in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, or a related field of study
  2. 5 years of SAP Production Planning and project implementation experience OR Master’s degree and 3 years of experience
  3. 2 years integration experience with other process areas
  4. 2 years leadership experience on SAP implementation projects
  5. Experience configuring multiple SAP modules AND experience across multiple industries
  6. Experience in multiple, full lifecycle SAP implementations



  1. S/4 HANA 1610, 1709, 1809, 1909, 2020 project experience and/or training
  2. Experience/knowledge implementing Quality Management (QM)
  3. Fiori Experience
  4. Experience working with Embedded Analytics
  5. Experience/Knowledge Implementing Production Planning for Process Industries (PP-PI)
  6. Food & Beverage, Pharma or Chemical Industry Experience
  7. Good understanding of SAP Activate Project Methodology


NTT Data Business Solutions offers competitive salaries, excellent health and dental benefits, including 20 days of Paid Time Off in addition to 10 paid holidays, a 401k plan, remote work opportunities and many other great benefits. Would you have an interest in pursuing a position with our high growth firm?


Employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check | NTT Data Business Solutions participates in E-Verify | No third-party applications will be accepted.

Cincinnati, OH, US, 45242 Home-based, US

Nov 22, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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