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SAP Ariba Analyst

Requisition ID:  23524

Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Would you like to continue your SAP career at one of the frontrunners in terms of deploying tools and functionalities in SAP Ariba? Would you like to become part of a team of highly skilled and experienced SAP Ariba Specialists? If yes – then you might be our new SAP Ariba Analyst in Vestas Global IT.


Finance -> Global IT -> Procurement, Logistics and Warehousing
You will join the Procurement, Logistics and Warehousing department which belongs to the Vestas Global IT unit in charge of advising our Business Units about technology and processes supporting the whole Vestas Value Chain (four main End 2 End processes: Idea to Market, Market to Order, Order to Delivery and Delivery to Renewal). We are an international team of 11 enthusiastic professionals whose mission is to generate value for Vestas in the processes under our responsibility (Suppliers collaboration, Source to Pay, Warehousing and Inbound/Outbound Logistics), being used to scale up our delivery through IT Sourcing partners


•    Engage with our Business stakeholders, building trust, in order to accelerate the transformation of our Source to Pay and Supply Chain collaboration journey in SAP Ariba, both for Direct and Indirect spend
•    Business processes advisory in the Sourcing and Procurement areas, for both Manufacturing and Services businesses, translating their requirements into high quality IT services and solutions
•    Design our Supply Chain and Engineering collaboration strategy with our Supply base
•    Business processes analysis and design following Make to Order manufacturing industry best practices. We are looking for the standardisation and industrialisation of our processes
•    Business cases execution, enabling value-based decisions and inspiring our Business stakeholders on how to get value from IT
•    Explain our Enterprise Architecture business capabilities to our internal customers in order to enable their future processes coverage in an optimum way, aligned to our Global IT strategy


•    SAP Ariba hands on experience in e-commerce, upstream and downstream. +3 years of experience in some of the following areas: Ariba Network, Strategic Sourcing, Ariba PtO, Ariba Product Sourcing, Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration, Ariba Supplier Lifecycle Performance, Ariba Risk, Catalogues, Guided Buying and Procure to Pay
•    Relevant bachelor’s or master’s degree
•    Above 2 years of experience in Source to Pay processes standardisation and streamlining
•    Preferable experience in integrating Ariba Source to Pay processes with SAP ECC/S4 backend
•    Experience in IT and/or management consulting in the Supply Chain/Procurement area, preferably in a top tier consulting firm or blue-chip organisation
•    Experience with delivering projects through IT outsourcing partners
•    Desired background in Digitalisation, Cloud solutions, SAAS, etc


•    Action oriented - focused on high quality and on-time delivery
•    Solid communication, presentation and decision-making skills
•    Analytical and structured with an open mind
•    Interpersonal and stakeholder management skills. You should be able to influence other people
•    "Live" our core values of Accountability, Collaboration, Simplicity and Passion
•    Obstacle overcomer
•    Fluent in English, both oral and written


What We Offer
We are an agile and action-oriented organisation, where you will be able to deliver value and, afterwards, track on it. We offer you an opportunity where you will be leading our digital transformation process in the Global Procurement area. You will be a part of a team composed of strong professionals with extensive experience, who you can get support from and enter into a knowledge discussion with. Vestas are going through a process of maturing and industrialising our processes, and therefore will you be able the have an enormous impact on Vestas' future.


Additional Information
The role will be based in Aarhus N, Denmark. 
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before July 6th 2022.
For additional information regarding the position, please contact Adeola Abegunde on +45 26692860.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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