APO Functional Analyst PPDS/GATP

Posted 30 Jan 2020

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 202958


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:


This role will be responsible for Business Facing support on APO planning. Connect with the business to implement the different sites with PPDS and GATP to support the coming Next implementation. Project is in Pilot 2 phase and starting waves so we need to be able to cover multiple implementations, due to the huge number of manufacturing sites around the globe. This role should be able to interact directly with both business and IT application service resources in order to align all sites with the SAP Next Recharged solution. Analyze, specify, build test, document and give directions for IS solutions in an SAP APO system to meet business requirements. Be a key resource to build and roll-out the SAP-Next solution and support enhancements. Support application services team to implement solution. Mentor Functional Analysts and lead small scale projects.


Who You Are:


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in SAP APO with direct configuration and design experience in the APO systems PPDS & GATP


Preferred Qualifications:

  • APO Business Analysis (understand requirements with key users, implement or enhance existing solution, design and basic configuration)
  • Testing (Scenarios and test)
  • Support (2nd line support & enhancements)
  • Lead small projects
  • IBP, SNP experience a plus.




What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.





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