Senior IS Business Solution Consultant GTS Foreign Trade (Virtual-NY/NJ Metro Area)
August 29, 2018
Senior IS Business Solution Consultant GTS Foreign Trade (Virtual-NY/NJ Metro Area)-1801309 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
Professionals in Procurement bring to their roles the following skills: a strong working knowledge of procurement operations and enterprise resource planning; good market knowledge; contract negotiation and management.
BASF is currently seeking a Business Solutions Consultant to work virtually within the NY Metropolitan area
Business Solution Consultant for SAP GTS (Global Trade Services) 1801309
Formula for Success: You Will...
Consult and support the customer when dealing with more complex IT application questions.
Consult and support IT analysis, (process and/or data) modeling, consulting, and optimization of more complex business solutions and business models.
Execute studies in the preliminary stage of projects, including evaluation of purchased software.
Execute more complex prototyping/configuration and testing of new business solutions based on dedicated BASF business requirements while ensuring quality.
Provide structured acceptance, analysis and description of more complex customer requirements for all BASF.
Support and/or steer the formulation of more complex cost estimates for solution Design efforts and for all other relevant project phases as integral part of the project life cycle planning process.
Create more complex analyses of requirements, including corresponding target group-oriented presentation of the concepts.
Lead and steer smaller projects/subprojects/assignments including collaboration with internal business partners and external companies
Coach less experienced employees.
Actively participate in innovation management,
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You...
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You...
Bachelor's Degree is required; a degree in Business IT or Business Economics with emphasis on IT or Informatics with an emphasis on business economics, a strong plus.
Must have 5+ years of strong and broad business experience in Supply Chain
5+ years of SAP transactional and/or configuration experience within SAP GTS
Experience in user requirements, analysis, design, development and implementation of SAP GTS functionalities.
Order-to-Cash and P2P: Expertise in configuration, customizing, modification and support of shipping/transportation Processes.
Cross functional knowledge in SAP-TM, Billing, Procurement, Sales etc
Writing Functional Specification(FSD's) for User Exits, Custom Reports, Interfaces, Enhancements and Forms.
Experience on EDI/IDOCs/XMLs
Experience with third party systems that interact with SAP systems preferred.
SAP ABAP knowledge/experience is required on analytical level
Must have excellent communication skills both oral and written.
Must be able to work independently.
Must be able to mentor junior team members.
Must be able to work within a global / virtual team.
Primary Location: US-NJ-Florham Park
Function: ITSE - Information Technology & Services
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: G-FSI Global IT Delivery & Region North Americ 60000051
Internal Number: 485678
About BASF Corporation
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.