SAP Analytics Cloud Planning Consultant
Relaunch at Capgemini Programme
Capgemini’s Relaunch Programme is aimed at supporting talented professionals back into the business by providing a tailored 6-month programme to help refresh and update existing skills as well as developing confidence. We understand that you won’t necessarily match every requirement on the job description but will have some relevant previous experience and a wiliness to learn and further develop your skills in this area. If you have had a career break of 1 ½ years or beyond, for whatever reason, we would love to hear from you!
An overview for the role
If you are an SAP Analytics Cloud Planning consultant and are looking to make a difference and grow, then this is a unique opportunity to join our SAP CPM team and play an active part in the success and growth of our SAC Planning capability.
In this role, you will be working alongside other highly motivated and collaborative individuals who, like you, are passionate about planning and analytics. You will be responsible for working in solution architecting, design and configuration, where you will bring your expertise and knowledge in SAC to deliver innovative, high-quality planning solutions to help our clients solve diverse business scenarios.
In addition to this, you will have full control of your career development and will be exposed to multiple training and learning opportunities, both from an SAP perspective as well as soft skills. Outside of dedicated training and certifications, at the CPM team, you will put your creativity and proactivity into practice, by developing planning solutions in our dedicated demo systems to explore the latest features of SAC and stay up to date. Furthermore, you will also be involved in the development of our SAC capabilities by actively sharing your knowledge and expertise with our junior team members.
⦁ Working within a broader Capgemini and client team, deliver end-to-end planning and analytics solutions using SAP Analytics Cloud
⦁ Apply design thinking concepts in solution blueprint and be accountable for the functional design and integration
⦁ Advise the client, and influence key business stakeholders, with your knowledge and expertise in SAC planning and analytic functionalities and best practices
⦁ Active role in technical/functional configuration activities from build until solution go-live and handover to support
⦁ Be part of the team, advise and, if required, manage a multi-supplier eco-system during projects
⦁ Display strong written and verbal communications skills that can influence at all levels, including team members working remotely
⦁ Work on RFP’s, sales bids and pre-sales activities, working closely with senior management to help strengthen the practice
⦁ Stay current, learning and developing SAP skills aligned with new technology/functionalities as it is released
⦁ Creative and innovative with passion for designing and delivering solutions that will bring benefit to our clients
⦁ Pro-active and driven to seek new opportunities and potential engagements
⦁ Enthusiastic about inspiring and developing junior talent, share your knowledge and experience within the team and wider SAP practice
⦁ Configuration and implementation experience of SAP Analytics Cloud Planning with good understanding on the integration between SAC and other systems like S/4HANA, BW and BPC
⦁ Functional experience in financial, workforce and/or driver-based planning and their typical business processes
⦁ Experience using SAP BPC (Embedded or Classic), SAP BW or similar EPM and analytics tools is highly advantageous
Why this role?
You will join our Corporate Performance Management team, which is part of one of the largest SAP practices in the UK and at the forefront of delivering business benefit to our customers using SAP’s latest technologies. Our consultants have deep functional and technical capability as a baseline that allows to advise and deliver planning solutions based on best practice business processes and typical changes and benefits enabled by new technology.
Our SAP CPM capability is well established and well connected, we work together with other teams in the SAP practice and within Capgemini (Advisory, Insights & Data, Business Services, Invent, etc.) to deliver projects to a broad and varied client base across multiple industry sectors including Utilities, Aerospace and Defence, Consumer Products, Retail and National Government.
Capgemini UK is a leading SAP Integration Partner, helping our clients navigate through complex SAP transformations. Capgemini UK has 1000 + SAP practitioners across UK & India and are ranked #1 for SAP S/4HANA® certifications in UK and globally. We work closely with our clients to transform their business together using the latest SAP products and architecture, a deep knowledge of industries and markets, and innovative delivery methodologies.
We’re also focused on using tech to have a positive social impact. So, we’re working to reduce our own carbon footprint and improve everyone’s access to a digital world. It’s something we’re really serious about. In fact, we were even named as one of the world’s most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute for an 8th year. When you join Capgemini, you’ll join a team that does the right thing.
Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.