SAP SAP Ariba, Business Processes Principal Consultant, South Africa Job in Woodmead, South Africa

Requisition ID: 127466

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 50%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.


  • Application specific expert consulting (for a specific application: creation of business blueprint, Implementation based on a blueprint, creation of test cases, test scheduling and execution, key user training, go live support, and post go live support)

  • Support in escalated projects

  • Performance of feasibility studies / solution reviews

  • Support of pre-sales activities (license and consulting)

  • Identifying and applying Integrated Service Delivery options


  • Taking over responsibility from time to time as a sub project team lead

  • Takes responsibility from time to time as team lead and supports respective line manager(s) in people development tasks

  • Detailed planning of process implementation

  • Define detailed blueprint for development requirements

  • Industry /corporate process implementation across all related applications (SAP/non-SAP)

  • Develop and Assure quality of process models

  • Demonstrating expert knowledge of modeling standards and tools


Functional Experience

  • Minimum seven years consulting experience in application

  • Has experience with minimum of minimum 6 full cycle implementations

  • Deep understanding of industry specific business processes (if applicable)

  • Has performed several business cases

  • Has managed difficult client situations

  • Understands the Business Process Library approach and is contributing to it

  • Acts as a moderator in the KM environment

Managerial Experience

  • Acted as a team lead in more than 2 projects

  • Acts as a coach or mentor for colleagues


  • University degree or equivalent work experience

  • English: Fluent


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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