SAP Functional Consultant

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Jul 06, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 06, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Information Technology
Duty station: Central Administration Office, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Deadline: Position open until filled
Reports to: Senior IT Manager-Application

Summary of Position

The SAP Functional Consultant will be a member of the ERP team working and will be reporting to the Senior IT Manager-Application. The functional consultant will work with one or more of the modules – Financials (including FI/CO, Grants Management, Fund Management), Materials Management, Human Capital Management (including traditional HR, CATS and Success Factors) in the current phase and subsequently Students Life Cycle Management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Facilitate the implementation and support of one or more of the SAP modules to enhance the overall design and solution to achieve the goals and objectives of the programme. 
  • Participate, facilitate workshops, coach and mentor the organisation in the requirements, design, configuration and testing of the relevant modules.
  • Create and enable an environment of knowledge sharing and collaboration that results in successful implementation(s) of SAP phases. 
  • Provide specialised functional expertise, guidance, presentations, and instruction to project team and or user on relevant SAP modules. 
  • Identify gaps, issues and work around solutions during the project and support phases 
  • Ability to work with both SAP experts and technically with super users at the site during the implementation phase.
  • Work with other functional consultants and technical architects (internal and from implementation partner) to define layers of architecture and their overall integration.
  • Test the configured system by Implementation partner to ensure business requirements are covered prior to offering system to business users for UAT.
  • Document test scripts and results to form part of a knowledge base for future.
  • Be responsible for validation of the deliverables that describe the product or service that the project will produce.       

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • 10+ years of SAP experience (in one or more of the relevant modules(s) in configuration
  • Overall knowledge of various modules of SAP and understanding of integration
  • Relevant business process knowledge preferably in a Higher Education setting
  • At least one end to end S/4 HANA implementation
  • Good understanding of SAP Integration especially working in a multi country setting
  • Ability to analyse problems and provide clear recommendations
  • Strong project management, analytical and organizational skills

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references to AKDN Career Centre.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.