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SAP Functional Analyst - Supply Chain Mgmt


The Puratos Enterprise Processes Delivery Centre is looking to enforce the team with a Functional Analyst SCM.  Your mission is to implement the Puratos supply chain planning and production solutions in the local Puratos companies around the world. You will work closely with business partners to enable the delivery of process, data and technology solutions and continuously improve the solutions. You will act as expert in the domain of planning (IBP/S&OP, MPS, detailed scheduling) and  production (shop floor control) from a functional point of view.

The Functional Analyst will also identify, promote and coach improvement projects to improve the performance of the entire Puratos Group.



Key Accountabilities: 


  • Implement production and planning solutions (SAP IBP/APO, Odoo, …) in Puratos subsidiaries
  • Contribute to the strategy, vision and roadmap of the group planning solutions
  • Analyse the as-is processes and define to-be solutions of the company
  • Act as template keeper during projects: protect and enforce the template and contribute to template development based on gained experience during roll out projects
  • Propose and develop innovative solutions to gaps
  • Train and assist the global key user community in building up the necessary knowledge
  • Lead the project implementations according to the existing methodology
  • Support the solutions from a functional point of view in close collaboration with the internal and external support teams
  • Analyse and identify improvement & best practice areas within the organization (process, department, branch) and stimulate improvement through benchmarking


Who are we looking for? 


  • Bachelor or Master degree preferably in ICT / Commercial Sciences / Engineering or equal by experience. APICS certification is a plus
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with one proven project life cycle
  • Knowledge of SAP IBP (or experience in SAP APO DP/SNP) and in depth knowledge of SAP PP/PI and APO PP/DS.
  • Integration knowledge (Hana cloud integration) is a plus
  • Experience in coaching and training is a great plus
  • Strong analytical mind and a pro-active service oriented attitude
  • Flexible and stress resistant team player with excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in English written and spoken, knowledge of other language(s) is a plus
  • Willingness to travel: 25%



Why would you join Puratos?


You will join a fast-growing, stable family business that has become an international market leader with a corporate culture in which innovation and entrepreneurship are part of our main priorities. You will benefit from a great deal of freedom in your work, with plenty of room for initiative. You will actively participate in the development of innovative products. A great work environment with lots of challenges is what you can expect:

  • Responsibilities and the possibility to take ownership of your work
  • Training and career opportunities to build your career within our company

You can count on a competitive salary package.

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Are you looking for the right recipe for your career?


The secrets behind Puratos’ global success and consistent growth are taste and quality. We would like to welcome you within our enthusiastic, committed and passionate team of more than 9000 employees. We are an international player and, what is more, a Belgian family business. Our people make the difference every single day. How? By developing, producing and distributing a unique and high-quality range of ingredients for bakers, pastry-chefs and chocolatiers, since 1919.

A century later, our products and services are available in more than 100 countries around the world. Our passion for innovation, closeness to our customers, and their customers, as well as our core values form the basis of our passion to improve.
This is what makes working at Puratos so magical!

Shall we meet soon?