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SCM Supply Chain O9 Planning Solution Architect (SAP IBP)



IT, Operations
United Kingdom
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

About the job you’re considering

Meet our people

The SCM Supply Chain O9 Planning Solution Architect will be responsible for helping drive growth, shaping, delivering and development of our Planning business focussed on O9 solutions in the UK.

Working alongside Capgemini’s team of specialists in Supply Chain planning and control, you will help to both develop our opportunity pipeline, bringing your deep expertise, knowledge, and experience in O9 solutions, as well as delivering innovative planning projects to our existing and new clients.

You will have broad capabilities in architecting O9 solutions, be it from Supply Chain Planning & Analytics to Integrated Business Planning, in several different industry sectors with diverse challenges and requirements. You should be able to demonstrate how you have steered clients in quickly understanding and then shaping their business needs into O9 solutions that drive positive outcomes. You will have delivery experience of working in large, complex, multi-stream projects and have broad awareness across a arrange of supply chain process areas.

This role is a unique chance to work with the latest that O9 has to offer as well as wider technologies including Demand Planning, Supply Chain Planning & Analytics, Integrated Business Planning and Supplier Relationship Management. It will involve helping Clients renew their enterprise as they move through their transformation journeys. You will be given the opportunity of working on single or multiple project lifecycles, at any or all stages, from shaping the transformation roadmap, through to overseeing agile delivery.

About our UK SAP Practice Team: Capgemini UK is a leading SAP Integration Partner, helping our clients navigate through complex SAP transformations. Capgemini UK has 1000 + SAP practitioners across UK & India and are ranked #1 for SAP S/4HANA® certifications in UK and globally. We work closely with our clients to transform their business together using the latest SAP products and architecture, a deep knowledge of industries and markets , and innovative delivery methodologies.

Your role

  • Supporting O9 Solutions Planning sales growth targets, whilst developing and expanding our go to market strategies and approaches in the Digital Planning sector.
  • Analyse, shape and lead pursuit responses for O9 Digital planning opportunities. This will include analysing requirements, solutioning, estimating and developing winning proposals.
  • Develop trusted relationships across client stakeholder groups, key partners such as O9 and key internal groups such as industry sector leads.
  • Lead and deliver large, complex Supply Chain business transformations, with all associated responsibilities for managing large and disparately located teams of consultants.
  • Own and lead the overall O9 functional and technical solution design in line with the defined business requirements and limiting unnecessary customisation

Hybrid working: The places that you work from day to day will vary according to your role, your needs, and those of the business; it will be a blend of Company offices, client sites, and your home; noting that you will be unable to work at home 100% of the time.

Your skills and experience

SAP IBP / Kinaxis / Blue Yonder experts interested in pursuing a career in cutting-edge technologies of O9 Solutions are encouraged to apply.

  • Commitment, flexibility, thought leadership and a drive and interest to expand your knowledge in new technologies and industry focus, through training and research to develop your career within the Supply Chain Planning team and the wider Capgemini Group.
  • You have a passion to work with our clients, advising them on how to ideate innovative Planning solutions to address their key business challenges.
  • You will have a broad depth of experience in managing teams, both on and offshore, developing and directing them to succeed both for the client and in their own objectives
  • Knowledge of the strategic direction of O9 and their related products and how to architect those into leading supply chain solutions.
  • Industry and business process knowledge in one or more of the following sectors; Aerospace and Defence, Consumer Products, Pharma or Discrete Manufacturing

Your security clearance

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

To be successfully appointed to this role you will need to undergo Baseline Personnel Security Standard checks.There are no nationality or residency restrictions, although if you have resided outside of the UK within the last 3 years, further checks may be required.There are other criteria and check required for BPSS, and throughout the recruitment process, you will be asked questions about your security clearance eligibility such as, but not limited to, country of residence and nationality.

What does ‘Get The Future You Want ‘ mean for you?

  • We realise a Total Reward package should be move than just compensation. At Capgemini we offer range of core and flexible benefits and have a Peer Recognition Portal called Applaud
  • At Capgemini we don’t just believe in Diversity & Inclusion, we actively go out to making it a working reality. Driven by our core values and Active Inclusion Campaign, we build environments where you can bring you whole self to work
  • Employee wellbeing is vitally important to us as an organisation. We see a healthy and happy workforce a critical component for us to achieve our organisational ambitions. To help support wellbeing we have trained ‘Mental Health Champions’ across each of our business areas. We have also invested in wellbeing apps such as Thrive and Peppy
  • Capgemini offers the opportunity to shape your career path, based on your interests and ambitions. For example, if you want to become a ‘People Manager’ Connected Manager learning journey is there for you. If you want to become an ‘Architect’ our Global Architect Community offerings can help you get there.

Why you should consider Capgemini

Growing clients’ businesses while building a more sustainable, more inclusive future is a tough ask. But when you join Capgemini, you join a thriving company and become part of a diverse collective of free-thinkers, entrepreneurs and industry experts. A powerful source of energy that drives us all to find new ways technology can help us reimagine what’s possible. It’s why, together, we seek out opportunities that will transform the world’s leading businesses. And it’s how you’ll gain the experiences and connections you need to shape your future. By learning from each other every day, sharing knowledge and always pushing yourself to do better, you’ll build the skills you want. And you’ll use them to help our clients leverage technology to grow their business and give innovation that human touch the world needs. So, it might not always be easy, but making the world a better place rarely is.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology. The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. It is a responsible and diverse organization of over 360,000 team members in more than 50 countries. With its strong 55-year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, fuelled by the fast evolving and innovative world of cloud, data, AI, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms. The Group reported in 2023 global revenues of €22.5 billion.

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