SAP PS Functional Consultant - Located in any capital city along the East Coast, Australia

Based in any major city locate, QLD, AU

Description

Real. World. Experience. This is what Rizing EAM bring to their customers across Australia, Asia, USA, Canada, Europe, and the Middle East. Our EAM Consultants are renowned for their ability to deliver measurable results to business-critical, asset-intensive projects across the Utilities, Oil & Gas, Transport, Mining, Government and Construction industries around the world. We are a professional services firm that provides Asset Management and SAP Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) solutions to asset-intensive clients around the world. We are not your typical services and solutions firm. We are business people first and IT solution providers second. Besides, we are focused on just one area, Enterprise Asset Management.

 

To complement the growth in our business we look to engage an EAM Consultant with a focus on PS located in a major city along the east coast of Australia. This role will be a mixture of remote working and interstate travel across Australia (dependent on travel restrictions). 

 

This is an exciting time to join Rizing, where you will be given plenty of opportunities to develop your own skills and become an expert in this niche field within this progressive company. Rizing offers a flexible yet high performing environment, where you will work with a diverse workforce and some of the best and brightest in their fields.

Deliverables

Deliver Key Blueprint Process Flows

  • Facilitate and manage blueprint workshops to identify business needs and map required business processes. This phase will also identify key integration with other areas that will need to be defined in specifications. The blueprint document should essentially define the SAP design so that the configuration objects identified can be defined/configured in later phases. The business processes will be a significant part of the blueprint document that will enable the business to identify future processes and sign off on these during the blueprint phase.

 

System Training and Understanding

  • Train the business representatives in the core SAP planning and scheduling functionality so they can understand the full work Project lifecycle with a focus on; planning functionality, scheduling internally and externally, materials supply integration, work execution and work order closeout. An understanding of the reporting against these items is also important.

 

Deliver Realisation Phase

  • Ensure the system is configured and designed in a suitable state so all available integration and functionality required can be utilised in an effective manner. This includes the likely scripts to enable this and then test the integration.

 

Manage Testing Phases

  • Develop test scripts and associated data in the system so complete lifecycle testing can be undertaken for Unit, Integration and User Acceptance testing can be completed. Also manage this process and the interaction of business reps as required to resolve any issues that are identified.

 

Manage Risks and Issues Database

  • Manage the risks and issues ensuring all items are initially captured and categorised accordingly. Then as the project progresses address and resolve these risks and issues and raise priority matters with the leadership team.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience in a related field.
  • Possess experience in the professional services / consulting industry.
  • Relevant experience with EAM technology platforms and key integration points.
  • Substantial Project System/PS implementation experience comprising of several years configuration experience including requirements gathering, system design, training, and change management.
  • Solid Solution Delivery experience.
  • PS Certification.

Required Experience

  • Well-developed understanding of project management principles and methodologies
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of project planning and scheduling requirements across multiple systems especially SAP PS project planning at the network order level.
  • High level planning processes and functionality at the WBS (work breakdown structure) element level.
  • Workforce planning and detailed understanding of scenario modelling,
  • Project scheduling – including overall network scheduling,
  • Understanding of Cost element planning for estimate purposes and cash flow requirements,
  • Ability to Develop Project Structures, Basic Data templates and Project Profiles (master data),
  • Detailed understanding of Investment Management configuration and appropriate structure nodes,
  • Understanding of CS and PP order integration and how to roll these up to WBS element and network activities,
  • Understanding of project budget functionality and client cost estimate process or quotation requirements for the client.
  • Ability to configure the project planning board (Gantt chart) including capacity planning functionality to enable workforce planning and skills planning.
  • Work centre configuration including integration with personnel and associated HR calendars.

Required Experience (cont)

  • Thorough knowledge of processes relevant to the engagement of contractors and subsequent inclusion in capacity planning calculations.
  • Detailed understanding of Materials Management integration, including Engineering Change Management and its application in the use of Bills of Material.
  • Assist in the development of a detailed scope document
  • Conduct business process workshops determining key business requirements identifying functional and technical requirements, including;
    • barriers issues and concerns.
    • short-term wins that may be outside the scope of the program.
    • developing flowcharts of any new process with responsibilities defined for each step.
  • Prepare test scripts and complete integration testing.
  • Determine business roles and responsibilities and associated authorisations.
  • Ability to develop data upload templates.
  • Provide post go live support and coaching.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Expert knowledge of SAP PS best practices.
  • Advanced knowledge of project lifecycle  processes and procedures.
  • Advanced knowledge of data migration tools and methods.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite programs.
  • Ability to attentively listen and effectively communicate in oral and written format with clients.
  • Ability to build relationships, effectively articulating ideas to various audiences, creating and delivering presentations, facilitating focus groups and workshops.
  • Ability to assess and assist clients with existing systems and optimize their solutions using existing knowledge of system functionality and best practice recommendations.
  • Ability to build and scope a project plan and oversee successful completion.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a diverse project team, deploying the features and functions of SAP products as outlined in the Statement of Work.

Work Environment and Special Consideration

  • Works in a professional office and/or remote office environment.
  • Willingness to accommodate travel to support client engagements, typically 80% of the time.

ABOUT THE RIZING COMPANY

Rizing is a privately held multi-million dollar international company fully committed to providing leading SAP functional and technical services to our customers.  We provide  best in-class solutions to meet the global demand for SAP consulting, implementation services, and products by leveraging our industry expertise to help companies run better.   For companies seeking to transform their business through SAP software, Rizing combines the scale and stability of a global company able to take on more complex projects with the expertise, focus, and attention of a boutique firm.   We offer specialized services in:   

  • Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Geospatial services
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)  through on-premise HCM and SuccessFactors 
  • Consumer Industries (CI) for Retail, Fashion, Consumer Products and Wholesale

If you value a culture that respects diversity, individual courage, integrity, excellence, and promotes team collaboration, Rizing may be right for you.