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Vacancy, reference code HQ00053

Application Manager SAP BW (M/F)
Every high-technology product from Yokogawa has to fulfill three basic criteria: Quality, Innovation, Foresight. We are one of the world leaders in industrial automation and control, test and measurement, information systems and industrial services. Besides being high quality, innovative and advanced, our products are also safe and durable. In other words, we supply smart technology, made by smart professionals. Many of our customers are household names in oil and gas upstream and downstream process, power generation, and the petrochemical and pharmaceutical industries.

Continuous improvement. That's a key principle at Yokogawa. It's essential to building our future. Our goal: sustainable growth, satisfied customers and personal development of our employees.

For this strong, international business, we seek young and experienced professionals. Thinkers and self-starters who 'See, Know, Act'. Quick, smart, decisive. But above all, willing to go the extra mile for our customers!

At Yokogawa Europe, location Amersfoort (The Netherlands), we are looking for a new colleague in the position of

Application Manager SAP BW (M/F)

The MIS Department of Yokogawa Europe provides and supports a major part of the information supply to the European subsidiaries - ITIL-based. Currently, the MIS department supports about 600 SAP-users and this number will expand to over 1200 users the next years. Among others, SAP components (R/3 4.7 (FI, CO, MM, SD, PP, PS and HR), BW 3.5, CRM and SAP Portal are used for the information supply. Every colleague is an expert in various SAP modules.

  • You are responsible for the European development, roll-out and maintenance of the BW functionality;
  • You carry out information need analysis, selection, development and implementation of data models, and improvement of the BW data structures;
  • You translate user (change) requests of European users into actual functional design, you asses whether planned changes in business processes impact SAP BW information structures and -if applicable- draw up improvement proposals;
  • New developed functionality is tested, implemented and documented by you;
  • You instruct SAP users in case of new or changed functionality and you ensure that training material for users is available and updated;
  • You identify and correct incorrect use of SAP;
  • You analyse and solve problems and act as oracle to users and management;
  • You supervise external resources i.a.
  • You have a bachelor degree in e.g. (technical) business administration or information management;
  • You have knowledge of and experience with SAP BW and business intelligence;
  • You are challenged by the assignment of translating Yokogawa's KPI's efficiently and effectively into SAP BW solutions;
  • You act as a result oriented business partner, with strong analytical skills;
  • You enjoy working in a team: open-minded and transferring knowledge and experience easily to your colleagues;
  • You are proficient in English.
  • You're good at analytical problem solving and a good communicator: making SAP and its functionality understandable to users and management.
We offer
  • A resourceful, creative, internationally-oriented work environment;
  • Innovative and advanced high-technology products;
  • Prominent global customers;
  • Independence and considerable personal responsibility;
  • A flat organisation with short lines of communication;
  • A strategic, long-term business vision;
  • A continuous process for learning, development and growth;
  • A talented team of professional, highly-motivated colleagues;
  • A pleasant, informal atmosphere; an excellent remuneration package.
We'd like to receive your application and reference code by e-mail to Ms. E. Ruisbroek For further information about this vacancy please contact Ms. E. Ruisbroek at +31 88 464 11 83.
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