Customer Service and Support

Support Associate - SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP)

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Area of Expertise
SAP Integrated Business Planning

SAP Integrated Business Planning combines supply chain monitoring, sales and operations planning, demand management, inventory planning, and supply planning into a comprehensive solution, which also supports the integration of data from external systems (for example, SAP ERP or SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization). SAP Integrated Business Planning provides applications to facilitate the following:

  • Balancing of demand and supply
  • Harmonization of planning across corporate functions through organizational visibility and alignment
  • Responsive planning with advanced algorithms, optimization, and what-if scenario simulation planning
  • Demand-driven supply chain planning based on demand sensing, analysis, and predictive forecasting
  • Multi-stage inventory optimization and improved customer service levels
  • End-to-end supply chain visibility with real-time monitoring, analytics, alerting, and exception management
  • Creation of product allocation and supply plans, and ability to respond to changes with simulations and gating factor analysis
  • SAP Integrated Business Planning offers web applications and an add-in for Microsoft Excel. Collaboration between users is ensured by embedded collaboration tools. 

Among other responsibilities, you should expect to do many of the following:

  • Investigates, analyze complex, real world, unique problems; and resolve critical system issues 
  • Think independently and apply effective problem-solving skills.
  • Technical problem solving – Debugging (ABAP, ABAP OO, Java, SQL) of business processes.
  • Work and talk with colleagues and customers from all around the world!
  • Recommend known technical solutions and develop workarounds for corrective action.
  • Properly document communications and actions for customer issues in our CRM system.
  • Use SAP and third-party Tools to diagnose problems directly on customer systems.
  • Contribute regularly to the internal and external Knowledge Base.
  • Participate in After Hours Support & Weekend shifts as scheduled.
  • Master SAP software that is being used by industries, governments and multinational companies 
  • Join the global SAP Family and become an ambassador for the Support Organization. 

Required Education, Competencies and Skills:

  • University degree or College diploma program in Computer Science, Business, Technology, Mathematics and Engineering or related areas. Strong IT affinity is a must.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills 
  • High proficiency in English (spoken, written and customer management).
  • Ability to assess, research, and troubleshoot while collecting information about customer issues.
  • Having programming skills is preferred.
  • Knowledge of logistics and production processes is an advantage.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Open and professional communication style.
  • Strong team player who learns and adapts quickly.
  • Enjoy and derive satisfaction from direct interfacing with customers.
  • German language skill is of advantage

Desired Work Experience:

  • Fresh graduates are welcome.  
  • Experience in IT Support is of advantage.
  • Experience with ERP Systems is of advantage.

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SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 342571  | Work Area: Customer Service and Support  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  342571
Posted Date:  Jun 24, 2022
Work Area:  Customer Service and Support
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

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