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The SAP Ariba Consultant is responsible for assisting our customers with the design and deployment of their Ariba Cloud solutions.
As functional experts, they will help lead the customer in the build, testing and deployment of their software solution and associated business processes while providing project planning and management services.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Consulting responsibilities include assisting customers throughout the various phases of Ariba’s solution deployment
Consultants will assist with all aspects of a deployment including (but not limited to) : process configuration, documenting future process flows, user interface configuration, user and supplier set-up and project management
To act as a liaison between the customer and various groups within Ariba such as Technical Support, Sales, Engineering, and Product Management
Responsible for customer satisfaction during the successful deployment of solutions
Builds solution, customer, and industry knowledge by leveraging the appropriate resources (internally at Ariba and externally at the client)
Proactively collaborates with manager and teammates to anticipate and respond to issues that could impact solution deployment (e.g., change in scope)
Good knowledge of Procurement processes, focused on the area of Sourcing
Functional / business process experience in one of the following areas is required : Sourcing, Spend Management, Purchasing / Procurement
Previous solid experience in a user / power user / consultant role using Procurement software applications, Ariba preferred
Excellent organization and planning skills
Strong customer management and leadership skills
Technical understanding and capabilities; strong analytical skills
Able to capture customer requirements in a concrete, essential and accurate manner
Able to act as a truster customer advisor and build business solutions
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
Fluent in English and / or other European language would be an advantage
We offer : full time permanent employment, competitive salary and performance bonus, transportation allowance, pension plan, medical and life insurance, lunch allowance, possibility to invest in SAP shares