SAP IBP Consultant
SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) Consultant required for remote consulting role implementing and optimizing SAP IBP for a food and beverage company.
Strong SAP IBP experience required; supply chain planning and management solutions, demand planning, supply planning, inventory management, sales and operations planning (S&OP).
Key responsibilities include:
Collaborate with client to understand their business processes, supply chain requirements, and specific planning challenges.
Identify and document the client's business needs and objectives related to supply chain planning.
Design and configure SAP IBP solutions to meet the client's specific requirements.
Define planning models, hierarchies, and key performance indicators (KPIs).
Configure and customize the system to align with the client's supply chain planning processes.
Support the implementation of SAP IBP, including data migration, system integration, and system testing.
Work with technical teams and developers to ensure successful system integration.
Set up data models for demand, supply, and inventory planning.
Configure data integration with various source systems, such as SAP ERP, external databases, and other data sources.
Define and manage master data for products, customers, suppliers, and locations within the SAP IBP system.
Configure demand planning processes, including forecasting, promotion planning, and consensus demand planning.
Implement statistical forecasting methods and demand sensing.
Configure supply planning processes, including supply network optimization, inventory optimization, and distribution planning.
Set up scenarios for supply chain simulations and what-if analyses.
Design and implement S&OP processes to facilitate collaboration and decision-making across different functions within the organization.
Develop dashboards and reports for S&OP meetings.