SAP Supply Chain/FMS Lead

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands Salary: negotiable depending on experience
Sector: Retail and Distribution Type: Contract
Reference #: CR/057747_1547808074

RED is currently searching for an SAP Supply Chain Leader with strong FMS experience to join on a long term contracting opportunity. The project is suitable for consultants with a minimum of 5 years hands on implementation experience as an FMS consultant and extensive Supply Chain Management Lead experience.

Role description: Supply Chain Lead/FMS

Start Date: 04 March 2019

Days per Week: 5 (remote partially available)

Location: Birmingham area, UK

A successful solution would provide:

  • A robust technology platform for Fashion brand, fit for today and the future
  • Scalability and supportability
  • Ability to deliver additional capabilities:

- Multi-dimensional planning

- Omni channel planning and trading

- Improved distribution plans

Scope of Tasks:

- This role will be responsible for leading analysis sessions, run through the Business Processes within the Stock & Supply functional area

- A Senior Consultant with knowledge of the following function(s) in a Fashion Retail Environment, Purchasing, Allocations, Logistics and full Stock Management

- Previous and proven experience of working with Stock and Supply processing end to end

- Responsibilities of the role will be to Manage, Control, Plan and Own all deliverables within the functional solution area for Stock & Supply

- Primary focus on "Solution Ownership" and end to end solution processes

- Contributor to the planning processes for each functional work stream

- Lead the analysis of the current technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement

- Integration with Solution Architect and Solution Design of SAP Retail solutions

- Experience in Integration design in High Volume Retail scenarios

- Strong retail technical architecture knowledge of SAP and using them address product gaps

- Ability to drive solutions with the consulting team to implement SAP best practices leverage SAP products available to the customer

- Strong communication skills

- Assist the solution teams for technical build and to identify and gaps

- Recommends various best practices to project to ensure best practice

- Works closely with the retail architects and integration architects within the programme

Contributes within the Technical design activity and WRICEF estimation process Starting 2 days a week from March, then full time from April to October, then back down to 2 days a week Nov, Dec and January.

If you are interested or would like some further details, please email your most up to date CV and a preferred time with contact details to