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Senior) Business Analyst, Logistics & Supply Chain
The position is responsible for the efficient support and development of the Logistics & Supply Chain related IT tools for the group, covering all the different process domains and business units.
The mission includes potential management of the internal and external resources assigned to the Logistics & Supply Chain IT team required for the ongoing support and development of the related back office systems.
The incumbent will efficiently manage the evolutive and corrective requests on the active reporting toolset of the company in a lean and directive way while playing a key role in the Purchasing and Inventory Management Toolset strategy definition.
The role will remain the Domain lead for Purchasing and Inventory Manager (referred as Logistics & Supply Chain on the rest of the document) on Business Applications, responsible for the continued delivery of tools for this domain, keeping consistency on the global solutions and participating on key transformational projects for the company.
Participate in the development of the Logistics & Supply Chain IT strategy
Participate in the continuous development of the Logistics & Supply Chain domain work by ensuring a methodical and efficient integration between Business stakeholders, internal Business Applications team and external consultants
Liaise with the ERP administration, the application administration and the security administration related to the Logistics & Supply Chain applications to enable the requested Logistics & Supply Chain functionalities
Perform business requirement analysis, solution design, required customizing and integration with other domains, related to the Logistics & Supply Chain toolset (SAP MM / WM, Agentry, Ariba, etc.)
Establish close cooperation and interface with the other Business Applications domains (Security, functional domains, Basis operations, Infrastructure, etc.)
Ensure a lean and agile way of working for the various initiatives on the domain
Ensure high quality delivery of solutions for the full Business Applications Logistics & Supply Chain team (including external partners)
Maintain a strong and transparent interaction with the different business stakeholders of the domain
Maintain a rigorous cross application management regime ensuring that all applications are documented, run on supported software, are secure in compliance with established IT policy and practice
Establish and maintain contact with key users of Purchasing and Warehouse Management systems within the Company and especially with the team defining with the application specifications
Manage applications group personnel, provide end user trainings
Ideate new initiatives to increase the value of the operations for the Logistics & Supply Chain domains
Remain up to date on the latest innovations on the market related to the Logistics & Supply Chain domain
Perform all other tasks in the area of expertise as required
Master’s Degree / College Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent, coupled with professional vocational training and qualifications
Minimum of five years’ relevant experience, whereof four years or more in a similar position
Minimum five years of professional experience working with Logistics & Supply Chain software (preferably SAP related and cloud) and in implementing tools in large international organizations
Demonstrated hands-on technical skills on SAP MM / WM, Warehouse management Mobile solutions, other SAP modules (SD, QM, CS, etc.), Fiori, Ariba
Demonstrated experience in new technologies related to SAP (S / 4, Fiori, SCP, etc.)
At least a five-year hands on experience in the analysis, design, development, deployment and maintenance of software applications related to Logistics & Supply Chain departments
Strong methodological knowledge (Agile preferable) and proactivity to deploy lean / agile methodologies
Strong knowledge of Purchasing and Warehouse Management architecture and tools
Experience in deploying industry process standards such as ITIL and Cobit
Strong understanding of business processes and IT
Demonstrated ability to lead a team and cooperate with other IT as well as business functions
Strong focus on on-time / on-budget delivery
Self-motivated and able to deal well with ambiguity and rapidly changing priorities
Demonstrates a customer-focused business led approach to application and system development
Strong analytical skills, proven problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills : good listener, ability to understand perspective of others, to work effectively at all levels of the organisation, to secure stake-
holder buy-in to the proposed solution, to interpret complex technical issues and communicate the business value of IT
Ability to liaise with management and take decisions appropriate to this level
Ability to interpret complex technical issues and communicate the business value of IT standards and structured approach
Broad business acumen
High level of integrity and work ethic
Knowledge of the specificities of the satellite industry
Fluency in English, any other language is considered as an asset
Willingness to travel internationally
We offer you
A diverse workplace. For SES, diversity is more than a question of gender or race; we welcome different minds and different skills.
An exciting job opportunity in a fast moving and fascinating industry. Our technology is launching into space on the next generation of rockets.
Opportunities to further grow and develop in a global and growing company; we believe life-long learning is key to bring the best of SES worldwide.
A competitive compensation package linked to your performance and further completed with attractive benefits.
SES is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.