SAP Ariba consultant

Job Description
IBM is the world's largest SAP Partner; we have worked together for over thirty years and have more than 5000 satisfied joint customers. This is your opportunity to join the world's leading SAP integrator and transform some of the most influential and creative organizations. You'll be part of an award winning SAP Consulting team, benefiting from world-wide knowledge sharing and leading edge technology. We're currently looking for senior SAP experts and leaders to enhance our growing team.

As an experienced SAP consultant at IBM Global Business Services, you will deliver innovative business consulting ranging from business process design to application modelling and systems integration. You will leverage your subject matter expertise and your leadership capabilities to ensure successful sales, project delivery and client success. We will give you access to unique career opportunities, and a vast and diverse network of talented SAP professionals.

As a member of our SAP team you will get the chance to participate in new and existing implementations, developed with the latest technology and tools. At IBM you'll find your role has a very unique look, combining both strong technical and business skills.

The SAP Ariba Consultant is responsible for the successful delivery of Ariba technology/process deliverables. The SAP Ariba Consultant is an experienced consultant in procurement processes/operations as well as technology design, build, test and deployment efforts for various tools/technologies and will be involved in improving operational metrics, business case development and performance measurement. This role will provide technical knowledge as well as manage client relationships within context of individual role, for full lifecycle engagements.

You possess the combination of analytical, communication and presentation skills that are essential for a senior business consultant. You are ambitious, enthusiastic and have a strong personality. You are able to quickly earn confidence from both clients and colleagues and you are being regarded as a reliable advisor.
Working in and managing projects that transform and add value to our leading clients in the BeNeLux in a team of multi-national colleagues and client staff is the next step in your career! You are willing to travel in Europe when needed.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Knowledge of and experience with Ariba On Demand/Ariba Cloud is required, covering spend analysis, sourcing, supplier performance and information management, contract management and procurement.
  • Ariba integration experience with SAP ECC or SAP HANA is a must.
  • At least five years of functional knowledge of the procurement Source to Pay lifecycle
  • At least three years of technical knowledge of the Ariba infrastructure and integration layers and experience of translating business requirements into Ariba incl configuration experience
  • At least five years of experience in a consulting role
Knowledge of Fieldglass and experience in supplier onboarding is a plus

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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