Business Processes Senior Consultant Job City: Pittsburgh, PA,
Requisition ID: 253907
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel: 0 - 80%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Original Posting Date: June 1, 2020
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Location: Pittsburgh, PAand various client sites nationwide
Purpose and Objective:
Ariba, Inc seeks a Business Processes Senior Consultant at our
Pittsburgh, PA location (and various client sites nationwide) to
utilize customer’s business and industry to assess findings and
Expectations and Tasks:
Influence the opinions and decisions of clients using
understanding of client’s organizational processes and structure.
Communicate to a variety of customers from different departments,
at different levels, and in large or small groups. Identify client
issues and approach for determining potential solutions. Recognize
the service needs associated with a client-focused business model.
Dedicate to delivering exceptional results. Make the client
successful within the realm and scope of the Statement of Work
(SOW). Lead customers through the lifecycle of an SAP Ariba
implementation. Guide customers through the design process to make
decisions with full visibility into SAP Ariba Best Practices.
Assist customers in the development of processes and procedures
which leverage SAP Ariba solution functionality being deployed.
Author functional and technical design documents. Plan and manage
project tasks and resources to ensure deliverables are on time,
within budget, and meet quality standards to achieve high customer
satisfaction. Lead some portion of the customer deployment. Deploy
SAP Ariba solutions that they may not have previously deployed.
Share expertise through training and communicate with customers
ensuring knowledge transfer and the desired level of
self-sufficiency is achieved. Build solution, customer, and
industry knowledge by leveraging the appropriate resources that is
internally at SAP Ariba and externally at the client. Synthesize
learnings into a logical story using quantitative or qualitative
data and sound reasoning. Communicate to effectively resolve
problems or issues. Apply a broad knowledge of SAP Ariba
applications or solutions. Establish credibility as a conduit for
solutions expertise with customers and is viewed as “trusted
advisor” to the customer. Understand new SAP Ariba solutions to
present them credibly and confidently to clients and SAP Ariba
consultants. Execute with minimal guidance and show strong
initiative. Work with project manager to determine what resources
or skills are needed. Maintain regular communication with team
members to understand what others are working on. Proactively
collaborate with teammates to anticipate and respond to issues that
could impact solution delivery. Display proactive communication and
manage internal and external resources to optimize client impact.
Serve as liaison between customer and SAP Ariba internal teams such
as Product and Technical Support, Sales, Field Technology, Product
Management, and Training. Assist to refine existing or assist in
developing new intellectual property and methodology, frameworks
and tools based on project experience, research, and analysis.
Actively contributes to knowledge capital. Assist in developing and
leading trainings on area of expertise. 80% travel required to
various client sites nationwide.
Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business
Administration or a related field of study and 6 years of
experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree
and 4 years of experience. Employer will accept a three year or
combination of degrees/diplomas as meeting the Bachelor’s
Experience must involve 4 years in the following: Customer
relationship Management (CRM); Requirements Analysis; Strategic
Sourcing; Spend Management; Contract Management; Supply chain
Management; Business Process Implementation; Process Definition;
Spend Analysis; Change Management; Solution Design; Solution
Implementation; Operating Model Design; Procurement Org Set-up;
Procurement Policy Design; Transition; Vendor Management; Resource
Management; Recruitment; Team Management; and Market Research.
Experience must also involve Program Management. 80% travel
required to various client sites nationwide.
Travel: 80% travel required to various client sites
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