Thermo Fisher Scientific Senior MM/PP Business Analyst in Remote / Field, Alabama
When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
A Business Analyst conducts research, monitors, maintains, and optimizes business solutions.
Knowledge of business processes and SAP within production planning and materials management area of a sophisticated equipment manufacturing business, Directly support users, researches gaps in functionality, gathers requirements of users and presents recommendations to teams both technical and business.
Excellent grasp of industry and subject matter best practices, trends, and concepts. Ability to apply these concepts into the SAP environment and business process. Strong Leadership skills, especially in the handling of Organization Change Management are strongly desired.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Supports SAP ECC and related software
System monitoring and user management related activities
Work with business units and process experts to resolve MM/PP issue
Work on Incidents, Requests, Demands initiated in our helpdesk system
Participate in Projects and Initiatives across multiple functional areas and regions as a MM/PP Senior BA
Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control process change in conjunction with the business SME’s
Drive best practice with business process experts in defining standard operating procedures, process flows and related documentation
Good understanding of SAP product lifecycle management
Good understanding of SAP production planning MRP, ATP, AOP.
Good understanding of SAP Materials management, inventory control, procurement
Good understanding of SAP Master Data Management
Knowledge of SAP Reporting capabilities, Business Objects is an advantage
Develops process documentation for processes and procedures
Prepare and execute test plans for new functionality
Gather user requirements to develop solutions and alternatives
Lead where change management is required.
Develop training outlines for end-users
Liaise between the business, technology teams and support teams
Maintain security in compliance with Thermo Fisher Security directives.
Ensure compliance to Thermo Fisher Global IT Policies, Procedures and Guidelines.
Proficient project management skills, utilizing recognized methodologies and frameworks
Travel can range from 25%-50%
Translate high-level information into details as well as summarize detailed information
Other duties as assigned
We look for:
Multiple years of experience in SAP in the MM/PP area with MDM experience
3-7years of business experience in functional area
2-4 years of SAP experience
4 year degree or 5-7 years’ experience in related area
Relevant Process industry recognized technical certificates a plus
Specific knowledge in SAP production planning and MRP
Excellent Knowledge of Materials Management techniques, methods, and tools. Subject matter best practices
Strong Microsoft Office suite skills
Ability to understand and investigate topics related to multiple business areas
Analytically minded and methodical problem solver
Very good interpersonal skills with excellent customer service and “can do “ mentality
Process orientation and user satisfaction attitude
Able to efficiently prioritize work and timely inform stakeholders on the progress
Experience working within a multi-cultural environment
A self-starter with the ability to work independently.
Strong written and communication skills
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
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