Manager, SAP COE - Functional Lead (Calgary, Alberta, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada or Loveland, Colorado, USA)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
We’re looking to fill three functional lead positions in Nutrien’s Global SAP S/4 Centre of Excellence. Each SAP S/4 Center of Excellence Functional Functional Lead will be responsible for the Global Design and Functional Architecture of Nutrien’s SAP S/4 Landscape in one of the following areas:
Hire to Retire
Order to Cash/Schedule to Deliver
Forecast to Produce/ Enterprise Asset Management
With a focus on Nutrien’s emerging technology footprint in our SAP Landscape, you’ll not only shape the strategy, you’ll execute it. These roles will have a broad Functional focus and will serve as a benchmark for SAP S/4 COE leadership and innovation excellence.
As the Manager, SAP COE - Functional Lead you will be responsible for providing in-depth business process expertise for all processes within one of the above-mentioned functional areas. All these processes are supported by various applications and we are at the start of the journey to optimize the landscape and system design and will focus on the end user experience.
What you will do:
Manage portfolio of SAP S/4 and associated enterprise applications in the SAP S/4 landscape
Creation of Global Template for future SAP S/4 rollouts across Nutrien
Advise leadership teams on functional strategy and roadmaps in the SAP S/4 landscape to drive transformation and innovation forward
Provide Solution options using a deep knowledge of SAP S/4 capabilities including gap remediation and workarounds to identify solution options and recommendations
Governance of SAP S/4 and understand implications from required updates due to other initiatives and technology transformations
Defines and understands a set of common processes responsible for driving value from SAP S/4 at a global level
Guides regional based configurations to optimize use of global standards
Manage expectations at the executive level and balances the needs of the company from a global and local level to ensure applications delivery satisfaction for both
Ensure the health of SAP S/4 remains optimal and scalable to support business growth
Audit and review use of technologies, with a focus on S/4 Implementations, SAP Technology roadmap
Provide leadership and work guidance to experienced SAP Managers on multiple cross application teams
Collaborate with peers in both IT and business areas to drive the adoption of a process
This role will include travel as per project needs mostly in North America
What you will bring:
10+ years in a senior functional leadership role, or principle consultant role, delivering solutions in a global, heterogeneous business environment
Undergraduate degree or diploma from a recognized university or technical school in Computer Science, Business, or other related field
Experience implementing global SAP S/4 solutions from design through development, testing, training and cutover
Functional experience in SAP S/4, and understanding of how that technology is used across multiple business functions, in multiple industries, to deliver business value
Experience in managing a team to maintain SAP S/4 landscape across multiple geographies in a cloud environment
Techno-Functional expert with deep knowledge of the functional domain, as well the SAP S/4 technology stack
Experience in establishing rapport with stakeholders to ensure solutions are designed to meet end user needs
Prior experience in a global organization with global template rollout with localization need is an added advantage. Worked part of a SAP Global COE will be an added advantage.
Deep skilled functional business process knowledge in at least one of the following areas: Record to Report, Hire to Retire, Order to Cash/Schedule to Deliver, Forecast to Produce, Enterprise Asset Management
Proven ability to deliver a strategy in one of the functional areas that incorporates innovation and continuous improvement
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.