SAP Specialist SCM

Torrance, CA, US
Feb 09, 2021
Biotech Beach
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The SAP Specialist SCM (SAP MM, PP, WM, PM and QM) will be responsible for the maintenance of reliable operations and the development of Bachem's SAP environment at Bachem Americas. In this position, you will be a member of the Global SAP competence center which is responsible for the support, maintenance and development of Bachem's SAP S/4HANA environment.

Your Tasks:

  • Maintain, monitor, support and improve implemented SAP SCM related business processes and functionalities
  • Consult and support business partners and SAP key users in the area of SCM
  • Support the resolution of issues and understanding of system capabilities
  • Consult and support with the translation of business needs into globally harmonized solution proposals
  • Support the implementation of new solutions
  • Support with planning, coordination, execution, and completion of user testing
  • Consult with innovation and digitalization of existing business processes
  • Analysis of business requirements, requirement engineering, determination of solution design in collaboration with global SAP CC for incidents, projects and change requests
  • Coordinate proper implementation and testing of SAP solutions with global SAP CC
  • Ensure proper documentation and testing of all SAP SCM business processes and system configurations
  • Monitoring of stakeholders' needs and expectations
  • Provide key user trainings, prepare and maintain user manuals and knowledge base articles
  • Proper communication and collaboration among all relevant SAP domains and sites for changes and incidents
  • Coordination and monitoring of SAP SCM changes and incidents to ensure they are on track and are getting completed
  • Support of SAP user on- and off-boarding, and SAP user permission administration and adjustments
  • Leadership of particular IT projects in coordination with business and IT Application Manager
  • Support and represent BAM when the current Senior SAP Specialist (SAP basis, FI/CO and SD) is on vacation
  • Adhere to Bachem IT directives, policies, SOPs and working instructions (e.g. ITSM processes and documentation)


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Information Technology, Economics or equivalent education
  • Experience as SAP SCM application consultant (in-house/consulting) or minimum 3 years of experience as SAP SCM key user / business process expert
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with at least two of the following SAP modules: MM, PP, and WM. Also, knowledge and experience in QM and PM is preferred.
  • Ability to comprehend business requirements and the associated system capabilities
  • Able to architect SAP SCM solutions based on customer requirements and system capabilities
  • Proven track record of a similar position, preferably in a GMP regulated industry
  • Proactive and driven personality; willing to explore the capabilities of the system to maximize excellent service delivery
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment
  • Ability to communicate in a proactive and solution-focused manner, including keeping management aware of potential issues
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical and analytical problems
  • Ability to work independently and manage one's time
  • Communicate effectively and ability to function well in a team environment

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles