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IM&T Practitioner – Product Management (SAP PP Consultant)

Would you like to work on a large portfolio of SAP centric projects to deliver in the next few years in a role is intrinsic to that continued growth? We currently have a vacancy for an IM&T Practitioner – Product Management (SAP PP Consultant) at our site in Barrow.

As an IM&T Practitioner – Product Management (SAP PP Consultant), you will be in a department that exists to ensure that incidents relating to SAP are dealt with in a timely manner and that Changes requested by the business relating to SAP are managed to conclusion.

This role will provide you with development in line with company needs and individuals career plans.

Your main responsibilities as an IM&T Practitioner – Product Management (SAP PP Consultant) will involve:

Incident Management:- Resolving SAP incidents relating to SAP PP/PE&O solution

Requirements analysis – understanding the implications of requests for change coming in from the end user community, and working with the business and key stakeholders, together with ERPCC functional staff to ensure these requirements are adequately understood & documented

Change Management:- Development of functional specifications relating to a change

Delivery of SAP PP/PE&O configurations to support the change

Working with internal and external partners during the build of the change, and finally testing of the change prior to deployment

On larger projects, working alongside Functional consultants and developers from SI partners collaboratively delivering changes

Production of high-quality documentation (Functional specifications principally)

Your skills and qualifications:


Current knowledge of SAP PP principles and practice

Extensive experience of the SAP PP (ECC or S4) and Manufacturing Processes

Ability to work as part of a cross functional delivery team. Discussion of the implications of your changes/developments with other team members

Understanding of the key ITIL Processes impacting the department (Incident Management, Change Management, Release Management and Configuration Management)

Ability to produce high quality Functional specifications and work collaboratively with functional teams and developers to build, test and ultimately support those developments


As many full SAP project lifecycles as possible in a Lead/Senior Technical/Consultant role, ideally in complex regulated environments (eg Defence, Nuclear, Pharma, Banking)

Experience with any other SAP functional modules an advantage at a consultant level (MM, SD, WM, PM, QM)

Experience in any relevant SAP technologies. (ABAP, UI5, Fiori, etc)

SAP Certified

Degree qualified in any relevant discipline

Meaningful exposure to other SAP modules or technologies/disciplines

What we're looking for in you:

You will have experience working with many stakeholders as well as a strong attention to detail. You will be able to use initiative, prioritise and to absorb complex information and apply analytical tools. You will be able to work with people at all levels in the organisation.

Location: Barrow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

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