Sr Analyst II, Purchasing in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/11/2020

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Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

As part of the IT organization, the Senior Analyst, Procurement II will partner with the global Supply Chain community serving their needs in the materials management, vendor management, MRP, direct, indirect, subcontract purchasing and accounts payable through the enhancement and maintenance procurement applications and processes.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide day-to-day operational support for all procurement applications including but not limited to SAP ECC, Ariba Procure to Pay and MRP integration with JDA, and Blueridge planning systems.
  • Working with the development team, implement code changes to resolve production issues in a timely fashion
  • Complete SAP, Ariba or related system configuration as required to support functional business requirements
  • Write and maintain detailed and effective documentation for SAP and development activities
  • Collaborate with business and IT teams along with external partners to support implementation of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Lead requirements gathering and design sessions with business and IT resources and formalize requirements and gain formal sign off
  • Manage projects and initiatives in adherence to Scotts standard Project Management Office (PMO) methodology including financial management practices
  • Complete unit testing and cross-functional integration testing for SAP development items

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems
  • High Competency with Ariba buying and Invoicing, SIPM, Contracts, and Sourcing
  • 6-8 Years of SAP development experience, with expert knowledge in SAP ECC Materials Management
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills
  • Strong technical knowledge, with hands-on experience in SAP configuration
  • Experience reading, debugging and developing ABAP specs preferred
  • Fundamental understanding of Workflow, IDOCs, and EDI support
  • Working knowledge of other SAP module integration points is preferred for this role
  • Knowledge of project management concepts and deliverables
  • Proficient in technical documentation and functional ABAP specification writing


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