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SAP IBP Senior Solution Consultant, Poland (full remote possible) - Gdansk


Gdansk, PL


Do you want to be part of a high-performing IT team and take Arla’s Planning solutions to the next level? 

Do you have good knowledge of SAP IBP, are curious about what IBP can be used for and do you want to be part of taking Arla’s E2E Planning to the next level? 

If yes, you now have a great opportunity to start a career in IT Solutions in Arla. 

 You will join an international department and you will be working closely with both our IT organization in Denmark & Poland and business colleagues in all our markets. Depending on where you reside, you can work from our Arla Office in Gdansk or remotely from home. 


What do we offer?

We offer an inspiring workplace where you can grow and learn. You will be working with many highly skilled colleagues and be part of an IT organization that focuses on bringing value to the business through the projects we deliver.

You will be able to develop your skills within, but not limited to:

  • Technical areas in SAP IBP where you want to focus
  • Planning processes
  • Knowledge of working in an agile setup 
  • Stakeholder management


You will join a department where we appreciate good colleagues and do all we can to have a great place to work while delivering the projects we set out to.

When you start the job, you will get a buddy, an experienced colleague who you can always go to.

 And finally - we are also a workplace that focuses on creating a good work/life balance. There is the possibility to work from home when it fits into your calendar.


About the job 

Your job will be to act as an internal SAP IBP Senior Consultant in our Agile Release Train. You will be part of one or two agile self-governed teams, responsible for designing, building and delivering full solutions that include IT systems, business process improvements, and organizational implementation efforts. 

In short building Arla Foods’ future supply chain planning solutions based on SAP IBP.


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 Senior Solution Consultant you will:

  • Work with complex tasks and is 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 the 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 IBP
  • Keep yourself and the team up to date with the newest technologies in SAP planning tools
  • 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 and IT stakeholders across a few organizational levels. Converts complex technical contents into easily understood messages


Who are you? 

You are an experienced SAP IBP consultant, preferably with knowledge about Planning and Supply Chain. You would like a new challenge in your work life which we at Arla believe we can give you. 

  • You hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree within a relevant supply chain topic. Alternatively, work experience with relevant business processes.
  • You have 2-5 years of experience with relevant technical fields, which gives you the ability to get an overview of complex IT system landscapes.
  • You have a reasonable amount of knowledge of SAP IBP.
  • It is 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. Since we are working in an international environment, you should expect some travel days (maximum 1 trip of 2-3 days every month, but more often every 2nd or 3rd month).


Application and contact

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

For questions about the role, please contact Senior IT Manager Simon Kjærsgaard-Andersen (Phone +45 9131 3809).


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

• Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position 

• Financial support of your education  

• Medical care & life insurance  

• Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc. 

• Scandinavian working style & no dress code 

• Home kit – monitor, laptop, keyboard, mouse, headsets, webcam

• 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/sport groups) 


Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organization behind many well-known and well-loved brands.
You will become a part of our 
Global Shared Services in Gdansk. You will join almost 600 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla. We currently have an IT Operations department and an IT Solutions department dedicated to SAP as well as a variety of app development and implementation projects. Our Procurement, Finance and Logistics departments support a wide range of processes such as purchasing, distribution and sales worldwide. 
We have a dedicated HR operations department that ensures the attraction, development and retention of the best talent around the world. 
Our newest department Member Relations supports our farmers in their everyday work.
With over 14 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you a wealth of knowledge and the opportunity to participate in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organization, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture



We have a purpose for Good 

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you? 


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