Share this Job

SAP SAC Consultant with focus on Planning and Reporting - Gdansk

Do you want to be part of a high performing IT team and take Arla’s Planning solutions to the next level? Are you an ambitious, proactive and self-driven individual with experience or a passion for Supply Chain Planning, reporting and IT? Do you want to work with SAP SAC and SAP IBP? If yes, you now have a great opportunity to grow your career in IT Solutions in Arla.


You will join an international department and you will be working closely with both IT and business colleagues in all our markets.


About the job


Your job will be to act as an internal SAP SAC / Integration Consultant in our Planning team. Your main responsibilities will therefore be to design and build the future for reporting for the planners in Arla.


You will be part of an agile self-governed team, responsible for designing, building and delivering full solutions that include IT systems, business process improvements, and organizational implementation effort. In short building Arla Foods’ future supply chain planning solutions based on SAP IBP and SAP SAC.


You will enter an innovative environment where Supply Chain Management and Planning is high on the agenda, with multiple large projects running all the time. As a SAP SAC Consultant you:


• Work with complex tasks and are able to balance business needs, solution constraints, quality, user experience, cost and operational efficiency & stability in a constructive manner,

• Combine an overview of the solutions with a good understanding of most of essential details that make up the critical parts; Both from a technical and from a business process point of view,

• Design, Build and deploy the solutions in SAC,

• Keep yourself and the team up to date with newest technologies in SAC,

• Ensure the appropriate use of design principles, standards, methods and tools that are consistent with IT solution architectures,

• Estimate and plan the development part of Features and Stories,

• Communicate clearly and efficiently with business, IT stakeholders and colleagues across a few organisational levels. Conceptualize complex technical contents into easy understood messages.


Who are you?


You are an experienced professional in the area of SAP BW and/or integrations via CPI. You have a passion for planning and are ready take the next step and join a highly skilled team building the future of Planning in Arla. Moreover, 


• You have min. 2-year experience with relevant technical fields gives you the ability to get the overview of complex IT system landscapes. This could be SAP SAC, SAP BW, SAP IBP, SAP CPI,

• Ideally you also have a reasonable amount of knowledge within Forecasting and Planning and can help advising both the end users and your colleagues in regards to reporting in planning processes,

• It is also a plus if you have experience working in an agile environment.


You are a team player with excellent communication skills (in English) and cooperation skills. You manage your stakeholders and have a personal drive to succeed – together with your team. Since we are working in an international environment, you should expect some travel days.


What do we offer?

We offer an inspiring workplace where you will be able to grow and learn. You will be working with many highly skilled colleagues and be part of an IT organization that focus on bringing the most value to the business in an agile setup. We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you.


• 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

• Training 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, sports challenges and activities, Arla active teams/sports groups)

• Flexible working time (start your day of work between 7-9) and home office work possibility

• Additional holiday depending on the length of employment (up to 4 days)

• Fully paid 30 min. break 


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


• Modern office space with a beautiful view and high standard furniture (i.e. adjustable desks)

• Spacious canteen, delicious coffee and tea available on every floor in specially designed spots

• Chill-out rooms with X-box, pool table, board games, football table and swing


If this sounds exciting do not hesitate to apply as soon as possible. We are looking through applications on an ongoing basis. 


Arla’s Global IT comprises 200+ highly skilled IT specialists across DK, GE, UK and PL as well as around 800 consultants who work with SAP, Microsoft, cloud based and specific solutions targeted business needs. At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Arla®, Castello® and Lurpak® – brands like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world.


We have a purpose for Good


At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create the future of dairy. In 2019, we launched our sustainability strategy, Stronger Planet Stronger People, which focuses on improving the environment for future generations, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, and inspiring good food habits. We believe that the first step in this process is hiring people with a sustainable mindset - could this be you?

Ref.: 73180



Take a look inside Arla