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SAP Authorization Consultant - Gdansk

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a highly professional IAM team in a global organization?

 Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organization that is behind many well-known and loved brands, including Arla Apetina®, Castello®, Lurpak® and many, many more.


As a SAP Authorization Consultant , you become a part of our Global Shared Services in Gdansk. Here, you won’t find factory machines or farmers. Instead, you will join over 400 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla with IT, HR, financial and procurement operations. Joining us, you will take part in our mission to make a real difference for colleagues near and far.


With over 10 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you a lot of knowledge and the opportunity to partake in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organization, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture. We are all on first name terms with each other, and we truly appreciate diversity and individuality.

About the job

As SAP Authorization Consultant in Arla you will be part of an international self-driven team of IAM specialists. You will take part in day to day activities as well as project related work. Organizational you will be part of Infrastructure Services and report to the Head of IT Security Services.

 Your job responsibilities will include:

  • Project support and advisory
  • Coordinating with Business Role Owners and Compliance Team to align with Arla policies
  • Enforce Arla security policies and procedures by performing periodic reviews of security reports
  • Provide support for users with security-related problems or questions about the systems administered 
  • Continuously develop problem solving skills and utilize critical thinking process 
  • Develop awareness and understanding of SAP Security products 
  • Develop and maintain clear and concise documentation
  • Ensure that SAP security standards are well integrated into systems.


Who are you?

  • You have more than 3 years of experience with security concepts and User/Role administration across SAP products: ECC and BI. Preferably also APO, CRM, HCM, TM, Hybris, SOLMAN, EWM.
  • You have a deep understanding of SAP role development
  • You have a solid experience with troubleshooting and handling of authorization issues
  • Experience with SAP GRC Access Control – customizing work flows and maintaining BRF+ rules. Maintaining ruleset. User Access Review (UAR)



  • Experience with access control frame work and mitigating controls
  • Knowledge about with S/4HANA and Fiori
  • Experience with user and role management in SAP Cloud systems like Ariba, C4C, IBP, Success Factors, IAG would be a benefit.
  • Solid understanding of business processes and the associated best practice required to support them
  • Experience and understanding of IAM tools (preferably experience with IGI application).
  • Experience in hyper-care support and management of SAP Projects go live
  • Understanding of Change Management processes
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Working and communicating in English is natural for you
  • Experience with GRC Process controls would be a benefit


What do we offer?

  • International operating environment   
  • Medical care & life insurance   
  • Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.  
  • Scandinavian working style & no dress code  
  • Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position  
  • Development programs (function additions, coordinator programme)  
  • Financial support of your education   
  • Relocation package  
  • Referral program for employees  
  • Employee Assistance Program (legal, psychological, health, financial consulting, etc. )  
  • Support for your healthy lifestyle (fruit day, facility for sportsmen, sport challenges and activities, Arla active teams / sport groups)  
  • Flexible working time (start your day of work between 7-9) and home office work possibility  
  • Additional holiday depending on length of employment (up to 4 days)  
  • Fully paid 30 min. break   


… while in the office you can also use some of below:   

  • Modern office space with beautiful view and high standard furniture (i.e. adjustable desks)  
  • Spacious canteen, delicious coffee and tea available on every floor in special designed spots  
  • Chill-out rooms with X-box, pool table, board games, football table and swing 



Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w przesłanych przeze mnie dokumentach przez Arla Global Shared Services spółkę z ograniczoną odpowiedzialnością, z siedzibą w Gdańsku (80-244) przy Al. Grunwaldzkiej 103A, w celach niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji, przeprowadzonego przez Arla Global Shared Services Sp. z o.o.


COVID-19 Notice:

We are busy producing dairy products so we can continue #fillingtheshelves and #feedingthenation. Recruiting talent to Arla thus stays one of our top priorities also during these difficult times. Necessity is the mother of invention, so we have moved to virtual hiring and onboarding processes so we enable candidates and our recruitment teams to get close while respecting social distancing. If at the final stages of a recruitment, a candidate would prefer to meet in person, we take all the necessary precautions to ensure everyone's safety.


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