SAP MM/PP Specialist

Location: Suzhou, Anhui Salary: RMB ¥200000 - RMB ¥250000 per annum
Sector: Manufacturing Type: Permanent
Reference #: PR/045127_1506607088

We are looking for an experienced bilingual Mandarin and English speaking SAP MM/PP consultant to join an internal team at an end-user company in Suzhou.

Job Summary

For a lead business process analysts specializing in the finance and controlling talent space

Job Responsibility

Representative Duties:

  • Provide Level 1 and 2 SAP support application support relating to SAP MM/ PP function.

  • Enhancements / Break-Fix: Manage the life cycle of SAP small enhancements and break-fix tickets to include gathering requirements, creating and updating functional specs, conducting Unit, integration and UAT testing, supporting documentation and migration to production.

  • Maintenance of Business: Complete Maintenance of Business requests for the business; identify and make recommendations for implementation of process improvements for system stability.

  • Test Scripts: Provide ongoing support for manual and automated updates to the regression test script library, including troubleshooting automated test script failures.

  • Business: Lead Business Process Owners meetings for open requests and updates; provide support and guidance to business areas for SAP software instruction and training business areas on new functionality for small enhancements.

  • Lead threads of projects and Continuous improvement initiatives to deploy new functionality and/or enhance existing functionality

  • Understand business processes and how underlying configuration and data supports or enables related processes
  • Gather, analyze, refine and document business requirements
  • Assess and recommend appropriate technology for solutions
  • Configure solutions with a focus on providing business value
  • Test and implement solutions
  • Support and enhance solutions, continually looking for opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness
  • Assists others in the organization with SAP knowledge at a level of understanding appropriate to their job function

  • End-user documentation
  • Training delivery
  • Technical documentation
  • Knowledge transfer
  • Adhere to and contribute to IT processes, procedures and policies, as well as expanding internal IT knowledge on the processes and SAP functionality used

  • Maintain a current awareness of SAP product developments and trends and determine how they can be used to enhance productivity within the company

  • Provide routine support to SAP users
  • Resolve Service Request tickets in accordance with agreed upon SLAs
  • Respond to inquiries and/or issues


  • 3+ years PP/MM hands-on configuration experience (ECC 6.0 experience desired) and support of a live SAP production client

  • At least 1 full cycle SAP implementation project with hands-on project experience designing, testing and implementing PP/MM and solutions

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent, MBA a plus

  • Formal SAP training in PP (primary) and MM

  • Minimum of 3- 5 years' experience using skills as a seasoned, experienced professional in enterprise systems implementation

  • Experience with SAP-APO and SAP-QM desired

  • Experience with SAP-BW a plus

  • Understanding of integration points of PP/MM with SD/FI and other modules

  • Able to work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data or situations requires evaluation of identifiable factors including process decomposition, root cause analysis, gap analysis, and blueprint definition.

  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions for difficult assignments and of diverse scope

  • Demonstrates passion for improving business process in one area of expertise.

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong project management skills

  • ASAP methodology

  • Experience working with global teams including teams in different time zones.

  • Manages own assignments and time to meet customer commitments.

  • Overtime if projects dictate

  • Proficiency working in a fast-paced, complex, dynamic, multi-cultural manufacturing business environment.

  • Ability to travel to locations within China and internationally

  • Key Competencies:
  • Adaptability

  • Critical Thinking

  • Customer Focus

  • Decision Quality

  • Communication Drive for Results

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Priority Setting

  • Relationship Building

  • Analytical Skills