SAP Cloud solutions for Chemicals - Senior Product Specialist/ Product Expert for Supply Chain Plan Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 164106

Work Area: Solution and Product Management

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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SAP has a strong footprint in the Chemical Industry, almost all of the fortune 100 Chemical companies are customers of SAP. The digital transformation within industry 4.0 and the shift to cloud applications will lead to new business models, changed business processes and different mode of operation in the future years.

The key objective of the Product Management Team for Chemicals is to ensure that the SAP cloud portfolio is suitable for Chemical companies. To achieve an applicable portfolio, together with selected customers and our product and solution owners, we drive co-innovation projects and collaborate to design future business processes and capabilities. As a result, our products and solution shall provide high business benefits and business excellence to our customers.

We are looking for motivated, innovative, and a results-oriented team player who adds profound subject matter expert knowledge for supply chain plannning to our team.


  • Identify standard business processes and Chemical industry best practices processes for supply chain plannning (IBP, MRP, ATP, PP/DS)

  • Drive co-innovation with customers and engage in customer user groups (such as DSAG / ASUG / VCI, CISUG ) to support roll-in

  • Define product requirements for S/4HANA Cloud for Chemicals and other relevant products, with focus on supply chain plannning processes

  • Align with product owners of the relevant LOB’s on product design and solution capabilities

  • Team-up with solution management from IBU Chemicals

  • Explore use cases for emerging new technologies that create additional business value


Required skills

  • University degree (BE, MSc.) in business administration, chemical engieneering or a related subject

  • Subject matter expert for supply chain planning in the Chemicals industry, and relevant SAP solutions

  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in English and German

  • Creative and innovative thinking

  • Self-contained work style and strong team player

Preferred skills

  • Experience with 3 rd party supply chain plannning solutions

  • Knowledge in related business areas like sales, procurement, manufacturing, etc.

  • Experience to work in international and distributed teams

  • Product or solution management experience at SAP or other software company


  • Minimum 3 - 5 years supply chain plannning experience in Chemical industry and/or

  • Minimum 3 - 5 years experience with relevant SAP ERP solutions (ideally business process design / implementation consulting)


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