SAP Change Analyst - Retrofit

Location: Texas, USA Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Sector: Pharma & Health Type: Contract
Reference #: CR/051114_1527687792

The purpose of the role is to provide support for the Core integration function to manage the systems retrofit process across the SAP systems landscape. The resource will assist day to day in tracking and reporting on progress of retrofit tasks. This resource will perform cross system comparison of customising and programming objects using available tools.

Mandatory Skills - must have -

  • Knowledge of SAP TMS (Transport Management System)
  • Knowledge of SAP Solution Manager (emphasis on ChaRM)
  • Analytical background
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Prior experience on an ERP Project
  • Good communications skills

Major Accountabilities

  • Support leads in developing and maintaining a tracker in Microsoft SharePoint to assist in providing status of all retrofit tasks
  • Support leads in creating ChaRM change requests and change documents required to retrofit tasks in target systems
  • Contribute to preparation of presentations, workshops and meetings
  • Assist in communications to project team members
  • Utilize available tools to perform cross system checks of retrofit tasks
  • Track deliverables and timelines as needed

Key Performance Indicators

Operational Excellence:

  • Deliver assigned tasks on time and on quality with minimal disruption to the business

Capabilities and Management:

  • Forms and maintains collaborative relationships, partnerships and a broad network of contacts
  • Challenges status quo
  • Adapts one's approach as requirements change, and works effectively in a variety of situations and with various individuals and groups
  • Develops new and unique ideas to explain situations, resolve problems, or take advantage of opportunities
  • Able to identify key decision makers and alliances
  • Uses the organisational culture and language to produce the best response

Optional Skills - nice to have -

  • Integration or Change Management role in the past
  • SAP Configuration experience
  • SAP Development experience
  • IntelliCorp LiveCompare experience

Job Dimensions

Impact on the organisation:

Assists in ensuring that the SAP production and project systems landscape is synchronised

No Travel required

Decision Making:

Drives resolution on issues found in integrity checks of change synchronization

Functional/technical know-how:

Knowledge of GxP and Computerised System Validation (CSV)

Knowledge of SAP ECC module related to change objects in scope

Experience in change and integration management

Experience in global SAP template rollouts

Nice to have:

- Experience in SAP Development and/or Configuration


Education :

  • Minimum - Bachelor degree and/or relevant business experience
  • Preferred - Master degree in information science or engineering or natural science DD


  • Fluency in English essential
  • Other languages a plus

Experience/Professional Requirement:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in SAP
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organisation
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Work effectively both independently and within a team environment