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MIS SAP Functional Business Analyst
Brief Summary of Position

MIS SAP Functional Business Analyst

Location: Itasca, IL

Reports to: Associate Director, MIS

 

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

Ajinomoto Health & Nutrition North America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Ajinomoto Co., Inc. of Japan.  Our North American division focuses on nutrition and health with a diversified portfolio of products including amino acids, food solutions, wellness & sports nutrition, nutraceuticals, and specialty & personal care products.  Under the corporate message of “Eat Well, Live Well”, Ajinomoto Health& Nutrition provides food solutions and technologies, which deliver taste, texture, flavor, and safety in order to promote the health and wellness of people all over the world. 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:

This full-time, exempt position is responsible for the analysis, design, implementation, and support of SAP-based projects for all the MIS-supported business units.

PRIMARY DUTIES: 

  • Analyze Business Changes and Business Management Requests to identify Business Process and SAP-Related Systems Design, Systems Compliance and Solution ROI.

  • Prepare Business and Technical Requirements, Functional Specifications, Solution Design Proposals, Test Plans, and Operating Procedures for Business Users, Technical Teams and Business Management.

  • Manage Programs and Projects for Implementation in coordination with business Management Teams, Project Steering Teams, MIS Technical Execution Resources, External Vendors and End Users.

  • Lead and Participate in SAP Solution Design for Major System Changes and Projects.

Position Requirements

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND CERTIFICATES REQUIRED:

Bachelor's Degree in IT-Related Field OR Bachelor's Degree in Business-Related Field and 5 Years' Experience in IT/IS-related Function.

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

5 years’ experience in SAP Functional Support Role in Multiple SAP Modules.

At least 1 year experience in Project Management or Systems Implementation Role. 

Experience in SAP S/4 HANA is a plus.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

Knowledge of Project Management Methodologies, Preferably Agile Methodology.  Working Knowledge of SAP Sales & Distribution, Materials Management, and Production Planning Modules.  SAP Finance & Controlling Experience is a plus.  Strong communication skills both verbally and in writing.  Ability to develop remote working relationships with both team members and internal customers.

  Application Deadline is
07/31/2019
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