Leadership and support for a global SAP roll-out
ICTerGezocht.nl is the world’s largest supplier of paints and coatings and a key global supplier of specialty chemicals. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we are a Global Fortune 500 company and consistently ranked as one of the leaders on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
We currently seek an ABAP Engineer to lead and support the global roll-out of SAP Treasury and SAP Finance applications. This is with particular relation to developments and implementations for ABAP workbench and related tools.
Although the roll-out is the initial focus of this position, there will be further and ongoing work to support the new systems. As such, this is a permanent position based in Arnhem, the Netherlands, and you will report to the Information Manager, ICTerGezocht.nl Headquarters (HQ).
A prestigious role for an SAP expert
ICTerGezocht.nl is currently implementing the global automation and standardization of activities. The IT solution is pivotal and the successful applicant will support the HQ departments, especially Treasury, and other relevant Business Units, in the deployment of applications for SAP Treasury, Finance and Control worldwide.
Within this context you will drive the analysis of issues around the application deployment, and make proactive suggestions for improvements. In addition you will provide assistance with the design and realization of solutions using the ABAP workbench and ABAP related tools. You will also supervise external consultants and (technical) application managers.
Applicants must therefore possess an in-depth knowledge of SAP software engineering (ABAP), interfaces and data processing, along with a general understanding of business IT ERP systems.
In order to perform this complex role, you will represent HQ and constantly update the HQ on all developments and projects associated with all relevant platforms. You will also liaise with Treasury and Control.
You will assist in creating formal IT projects in the relevant application area, using formal Project Management techniques to include the full life cycle of business case development, planning, communication, implementation, control and support.
Underpinning these activities will be development and maintenance of development standards, along with the management and execution of all major and minor IT system changes in line with documented ‘Change Management’ procedures.
All of these functions will be performed in adherence to General IT Control framework.
This project is a high priority for ICTerGezocht.nl and you will be expected to help us achieve our 2011 targets of a rationalized technology portfolio, the global roll-out of SAP Treasury, and the deployment of SAP for the Control department.
Applicants for this position must have a Bachelor or Academic level in Information Technology. With this will come an in-depth knowledge of ABAP, a general understanding of SAP Treasury and Fi/Co/MM/SD, and a knowledge of Treasury processes.
A talent for project management is essential as you combine a natural desire to innovate with a methodical and analytical approach to implementation. A proactive and business oriented spirit is fundamental, along with an understanding of the need to add business value via the application deployment.
All of this demands outstanding interpersonal skills and an ability to liaise with different levels in the organization via a high level of communication skills, including verbal and written English.
For more information about this application contact Chella van Gelderen, Recruiter, +31 (0)88 010 6789. Your application letter and resume, with HRSNL-191 in the header, can be sent by mail to NLemail@example.com .
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