SAP MM Functional Analyst in Toronto

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Date Posted: 9/11/2018

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Job Description

SAP MM Functional Analyst - Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company? At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

Job Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Manager of Business Applications, the primary responsibility of this role is to provide SAP support and guidance to business users within the Customer Order Fulfillment, Logistics and Financial areas.  This encompasses multi-SAP modules including: MM, SD, PP.  The candidate will be key contributor to the Toronto Enterprise Applications Team and will work closely with cross business representatives.

Business Process Improvement 

  • Identify and recommend actions to streamline business processes, through training and communication amongst the end user community
  • Assist in business systems and process reviews, assist users in defining and documenting their business system requirements
  • Guide employees when defining existing business process to ensure business system requirements are aligned with those processes, including recommendation for improvement and documentation   

Implementation of new SAP functionality 

  • Adhere to Spin Master IT Project methodology and change control policies
  • Facilitate Business Requirements Gathering through workshops and interviews with business experts
  • Work closely with end users to ensure a common understanding of day to day activities
  • Prepare and maintain SAP business process documentation
  • Prepare and maintain all associated project documentation
  • Prepare Functional specs for all system changes, work with ABAP developer where necessary
  • Perform unit and functional testing
  • Facilitate Integration and User Acceptance Testing
  • Assist with SAP End-User Training to all customer service, sales, and planning groups
  • Prepare Cut-over Plan where necessary
  • Perform/Monitor all cut-over activities in preparation for Go-Live  

Job Requirements

Production Support 

  • Support all Spin Master business units globally on SAP issues
  • Address production support issues according to issue criticality and priority as set by Manger, Business Applications
  • Regularly review the elements of the Sales and Distribution processes used at all facilities
  • Support where applicable third party software interfaces such as those pertaining to EDI  

Stay current on area of expertise

  • Maintain proficiency and stay current with regards to the SAP modules
  • Stay current on business application software products assigned to support 

You should apply if you have the following:

  • A University Computer Science or Business Commerce degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Business Systems Analyst
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a consultant implementing and supporting the SAP modules
  • Excellent oral, written and communication skills essential
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in MS Excel, MS Project, MS Word and MS Visio
  • EDI experience, an asset
  • Experience working with the following applications is useful; MS SharePoint, SAP BI, Speedquote, Gentran

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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