SAP Business Analyst – Northampton – £45,000 – £50,000
This role is to work for the UK’s fastest-growing national law firms to work out of their Northamptonshire office.
Our client are implementing the first instance of the SAP legal template. This role will be essential in helping with the delivery of this project, all subsequent projects and developments within the SD area. The successful candidate will be responsible for design, implementation, integration and support of the SAP SD module in line with SAP’s legal template. The role will require extensive interaction with the business to ensure the system is fit for purpose and supported following go live.
*To work closely with the business to analyse and understand their reporting requirements, whilst developing and maintaining effective working relationships.
*To define and agree deliverables and timelines to ensure they are fit for purpose in line with the full project plan.
*To work with the project team to produce estimates for the work required, these should be communicated effectively to ensure good expectation management.
*To monitor and motivate the project team while aligning to project plans at all stages of a project.
*To produce documentation, functional specifications, training and testing scripts, configuration documents, risk and issue logs and any other necessary project and support documentation.
*To ensure all project communications, both written and verbal, are managed and delivered in a timely manner.
*To manage any proposed changes or enhancements to agreed scope.
*Work effectively with the whole project team to ensure a fully integrated system is delivered
*Mentor new members of the team who will be cross trained from other applications
*To, as required, manage suppliers and contractors to ensure targets and deliverables are met.
*Minimise the firm’s exposure to risk.
*To ensure projects meet quality standards.
*Ensure that you understand and follow the required IS Policy, Procedures and guidelines provided by the IS Department.
*Establish and maintain effective working relationships with rest of the IS department.
*Assist other areas of the IS department as and when required
*Be aware of current Health and Safety requirements and co-operate with Facilities Management.
Role-specific knowledge, expertise and experience
*At least 3 full life cycles from Blueprint to Go Live
*5 years minimum SAP SD experience
*Configuration and support experience
*Strong communication skills as this role will require stakeholder management
*Experience of other SAP modules (for example, FICO, HR, CRM, BW etc)
*Experience in a law firm, professional services firm or other service sector industry (not essential)
Qualifications and other role-specific requirements
*Educated to degree level
*Prince 2/ASAP qualified
Travel to other offices will be necessary on occasions.
It is essential that the SAP SD Business Analyst can work flexible or extended hours to complete some tasks outside of core business hours of 08:00 to 18:00.
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/JobSeeking/SAP-SD-Business-Analyst_job58318446