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SAP Procure to Pay (MM) Systems Analyst

Date: Jun 10, 2019

Location: Dublin, D, IE, D24 W283

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Business Services (GBS) - Vacancy

SAP Procure-to-Pay (MM) Systems Analyst


An opportunity has arisen for a SAP Procure-to-Pay (MM) Systems Analyst with Glanbia Business Services.  This is a permanent position based in our Citywest, Dublin office and reporting to the Senior Manager - Supply Chain Management Centre of Excellence.




Glanbia have a single Global Instance of SAP ECC 6.0, and an experienced in-house team of SAP systems analysts based in a number of offices globally, to deal with ongoing SAP projects for implementation of SAP into new Acquisitions, as well as process improvement and re-design projects, and change requests across our existing user-base.

We also have recently implemented the SAP Ariba cloud-based procurement solution integrated to our back-end SAP ECC system, and are working through a global deployment and continuous improvement programme, together with the related SAP MM integration element.


In order to ensure that we have sufficient bandwidth to deal with this ongoing SAP MM-related work programme, we are now recruiting for this permanent position.


Key Elements of the Role - working as part of the existing SAP / Ariba P2P team


  • Solution and deliver assigned support incident work and enhancement work relating to the SAP Ariba platform including modelling of business requirements via the Ariba business rules, and assessment and implementation of relevant additional functionality and associated integration.
  • Troubleshooting, validation checking, support and maintenance of our Procurement systems and interfaces between SAP MM and Ariba.
  • Design, develop and deliver enhancements based on requirements from specific projects, mini-projects and change requests in the SAP MM / Purchasing area and the Ariba procurement tool.
  • Liaising with business functions and internal customers to document and agree blueprints during the project definition phase, configuring the change, planning and executing testing and post go-live hyper-care.
  • Provide tecno-functional specs for the programming and PI teams as appropriate, and partnering with them on enhancement realisation – via unit testing etc.
  • Solution and deliver assigned support incident work and enhancement work relating to the SAP ECC MM platform – including integration with SAP Ariba.
  • Some limited travel to project locations will be required as part of the role.



  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in IT, Finance, Supply Chain, Business or related discipline.
  • Ideally SAP Certified in MM module for SAP ECC 6.0.
  • While mentoring and on-the-job training in Ariba will be provided to the successful applicant, any prior Ariba-related experience would be welcomed.



  • At least three years’ experience in hands-on configuration, development and/or support roles within SAP MM modules.
  • Techno/functional SAP MM post go live troubleshooting experience – i.e. more than functional work on repeated template roll-outs etc.
  • Cross-functional SAP configuration knowledge in SAP Finance, SD, Inventory Management and ideally Production Planning modules, and in VAT/Sales tax handling would be welcome.
  • Experience of specifying changes via SAP enhancement points around user exits, custom routines, forms, and interfaces, and ideally in debugging simple ABAP code / routines and outputs.
  • Ideally experience in design and implementation of integration flows to / from SAP ECC MM via iDocs, RFC’s, User exits etc.



  • Ability to display a high degree of professionalism in dealing with managers and users.
  • Technically and commercially focused, high levels of enthusiasm and energy.
  • A team player who has the ability to motivate others, making it fun while getting the job done.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better.