March 22, 2024
USA Only
$70K - $120K USD *

SAP Production Planning (PP) Consultant

About the job:


At Navisite, celebrating our employees and investing in their well-being and development is not just a priority or an initiative - it's woven directly into our company fabric. Our mantra and unofficial corporate hashtag #SoMuchGood is all about recognizing our team's commitment and achievements, both inside and outside the office. It's that theme that has driven a host of programs at Navisite - it's who we are. What we do is simple: We work hard, we have fun, we give back to the community and we never take our eye off the goal - creating a modern cloud MSP with a global, talented team of employees. Join us and be part of our team!!

Our SAP PP Consultant is a full-time consulting role within our Delivery Organization that is primarily client-facing and billable.

Location: This position will be remote. Candidate may work where they live anywhere in the United States.

Travel Requirements: Candidate will be required to travel to client sites approximately 60-70% of the time.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Participates in sales cycle activities including scoping, building, and delivering software demonstrations.
  • In-depth SAP Solutions and process knowledge including industry best practices
  • Leads fit/gap and other types of working sessions to understand needs driven by business process requirements.
  • Translate requirements into solutions, using SAP Best Practices or Navisite solutions as a baseline.
  • Leader of their respective workstream on assigned projects.
  • Work in conjunction with Navisite project manager to establish the overall plan for their respective workstream.
  • Work in conjunction with data migration personnel to lead the customer thru the data mapping process.
  • Creates functional specifications for development objects.
  • Conducts unit testing on overall solution including technical objects.
  • Supports integration testing and user acceptance testing with customer.
  • Explores new SAP applications as a subject matter expert and may be first adopter for emerging SAP technologies.
  • Sustains adequate product knowledge through formal training, webinars, SAP publications, collaboration among colleagues and self-study.  
  • Enforce the core competencies and professional standards of Dickinson + Associates in all client engagements.
  • Supports internal projects as assigned.
  • Collaborates with colleagues to grow product knowledge.
  • Assists in the continual improvement of Navisite methods and tools.
  • Adheres to Navisite professional standards.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Minimum five (5) full lifecycle SAP implementations. 
  • Global system implementation experience. 
  • Experience implementing PP in an S/4 environment. 
  • Experience implementing SAP Best Practices. 
  • Experience in leading PP Fit Gap workshops. 
  • Proficient in all areas of SAP Production Planning. 
  • Discreet Manufacturing – PP (must have). 
  • Production Process Manufacturing – PPPI (must have). 
  • Variant Configuration (nice to have) 
  • Proficient in analyzing customer requirements. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. 
  • Achieves and exceeds goals through self-motivation, attention to detail and aversion to complacency. 
  • Proficient in effectively managing and motivating individuals and teams. 
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions. 
  • Ability to analyze and drive resolution of cross-functional issues. 
  • Ability to function independently with minimal direction. 

Navisite is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Navisite does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

Internal Applicants – No sponsorship available / External Applicants – Sponsorship not guaranteed. Any potential sponsorship depends on a number of factors, including but not limited to the local candidate pool and can vary from year to year.

USA Only
$70K - $120K USD/Year *

Company Benefits

* Compensation was calculated as an average of similar positions and is not guaranteed.
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