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SAP Ariba Functional Associate Manager

Chicago, IL 60664





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Job Description:


We seek an
Ariba Associate Manager, who possess deep skills and experience in design, implementation and deployment of SAP Ariba
On-Demand solutions, both Upstream (Sourcing, Contracts, etc.) and Downstream
(Procure to Pay, Invoicing, Ariba Procurement Content, etc.)





Job Duties
for SAP Ariba Associate Manager



+ Present Supply Chain (SCM) solutions to C-Level executives of
prospective customers and customers by showcasing expert knowledge of Ariba applications
in conjunction with Source to Pay process


+ Lead
teams in translating client requirements into designs that leverage the best
practices embedded with in Ariba applications. Lead the configuration, testing
and deployment of Ariba solutions.


+ Providing
responses to functional queries regarding Aribas software solutions


+ Provide
leadership in customer project implementations by providing subject matter
expertise in Source to Pay Processes utilizing SAP Ariba.


+ Demonstrating
functional and technical expertise in SAP Ariba modules.


+ Leading different
phases of the project delivery life cycle business requirements gathering,
process design, solution design, solution configuration & build, testing,
training, go-live, deployment and post go-live stabilization.


+ Engage customer
business and IT stakeholders to collect requirements and needs and also help
them understand the various facets of the project and enabling them to
participate in the system design, build and testing phases.


+ Provide guidance
to the technical team to support the technical build of the system,
enhancements and bug fixes.


+ Architect the
integration of various systems in the landscape


+ Understand data
needs and sources and guide the data integration aspects of the project.


+ Raising awareness
for data quality and putting remediation plans to address data related issues.


+ Guide and provide
inputs for change management


+ Guide and provide
inputs for long term solution sustainability and value realization.


















Basic Qualifications



+ Minimum of 3 years in functional and technical expertise in SAP Ariba modules.


+ Minimum
of 2 full life-cycle implementation experience


+ Minimum
of 3 years experience in integration of Ariba applications with other systems
like ERP


+ Ability
to travel to client sites on weekly basis (100%)


+ Bachelor's degree or
equivalent work experience (minimum 12 years or 6 years plus an Associates
Degree)













Professional
Skill Requirements:



+ It is currently our objective to
assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature
of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be
available to travel when needed. This role requires 100% travel
flexibility to travel and work onsite with clients (typically Monday -
Thursday)


+ Proven success in contributing to
a team-oriented environment


+ Proven ability to work creatively
and analytically in a problem-solving environment


+ Desire to work in an information
systems environment


+ Excellent leadership,
communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills






Candidates who are
currently on assignment as part of the Global Careers program are not eligible
for consideration.





Applicants for
employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the
future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United
States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any
other non-immigrant status).





Candidates who are
currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business
may not be eligible for consideration.





Accenture is a Federal
Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





Equal
Employment Opportunity





All employment decisions
shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex,
national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital
status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state,
or local law.





Job candidates will not
be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as
part of the hiring process.





Accenture
is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men
and women.




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Posted: 2019-07-17 Expires: 2019-09-11

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