SAP S/4HANA SD OTC Consultant & Manager Windsor, UK

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(Updated 2024-01-23)

SAP S/4HANA SD OTC Consultant & Manager

Windsor, UK

Native Finnish, Fluent English, German, Intermediate Svenska, Beginner French, Spanish

  • International SAP implementation and rollout projects
  • 20+ years SAP experience
  • Senior SAP S/4HANA SD/OTC Consultant & Interim Manager

Skills (22)

TEAM MANAGEMENT

Implementation

ERP

S/4HANA

ORDER MANAGEMENT

SAP

SD OTC

BUSINESS PROCESS IMPROVEMENT

ROLLOUT

INTEGRATION

CCM

S/4HANA CLOUD

SETTLEMENT MANAGEMENT

CRM

SAP BTP

SIGNAVIO

SAP FOCUS BUILD

Interim Management

SAP Build Process Automation

SAP Build Apps

SAP BUILD

LCNC DEVELOPMENT

Summary

As a seasoned Senior SAP S/4HANA SD OTC Consultant and Interim Manager, I bring to the table a career spanning more than two decades. My proficiency extends across the implementation of SAP best practice solutions, covering the evolution from R/3 and ECC to the latest S/4HANA.

Throughout my extensive journey, I have been involved in several international SAP projects, demonstrating my global perspective and ability to navigate the complexities of diverse business environments. Notably, I have been involved in six S/4HANA projects, showcasing my commitment to staying at the forefront of SAP's latest innovations and technologies.

My diverse skill set includes a blend of business, functional, technical and change management expertise. This holistic approach enables me to address the many challenges associated with SAP implementations and ensure the harmonious integration of technology and business processes.

I am committed to adding strategic value to organisations by leveraging my wealth of experience to deliver successful results. With a meticulous focus on business objectives and a nuanced understanding of SAP dynamics, I am ready to contribute as a trusted partner to organisations seeking excellence in their SAP initiatives.

✅ More than 20 years of international SAP experience and six S/4HANA projects (On-premise and Cloud).
✅ Excellent business, functional, technical and change management skills.
✅ Experience in both waterfall and agile project management methodologies including SAP Activate.
✅ In-depth knowledge of end-to-end S/4HANA processes and integration of various S/4HANA workstreams and modules.
✅ Extensive experience in OTC and the SD module; good knowledge of MM, LE, EWM, CS and CRM.
✅ Knowledge and experience S/4HANA Sales, S/4HANA Service, SAP Fiori, SAP BTP, SAP Build and SAP Signavio.
✅ Strong communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills; delivery and solution focused. 
✅ Extensive experience in team leading and working in virtual teams.
✅ Ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels and adapt to different working practices in different cultures.
✅ Extensive language skills: Finnish mother tongue; fluent in English, German and Swedish; basic knowledge of French and Spanish.

Examples of projects and activities I can help with:

➡️ Supporting the transition to S/4HANA
➡️ Bridging the gap between business and IT / external service providers
➡️ Business process improvement / optimization
➡️ SAP carve-out / integration / merger 
➡️ Managing international multicultural teams
➡️ General SAP consulting / due diligence

Professional Experience

Senior SAP Expert/Advisor
Strategy Consulting

2023-12 - 2024-01

  • Evaluated the overall architecture of the ERP system including integration with other systems within the organisation
  • Reviewed the documentation related to the ERP system including technical and process documentation
  • Assessed the roadmap for future updates and support for the ERP system
  • Identified potential issues and challenges
Interim Manager OTC
Engineering

2021-10 - 2023-02

  • Provided advice and direction on SAP standard processes, functionality and S/4HANA project delivery
  • Led a team of SMEs, functional consultants and key users
  • Acted as a sparring partner to CFO, BPO and PE
Lead OTC and Intercompany Consultant
Building Materials

2021-06 - 2021-08

  • Facilitated fit-to-standard workshops
  • Captured business requirements and identified gaps
  • Identified and defined configuration values
Lead OTC Consultant EMEA
Healthcare Medical Equipment and Devices

2020-11 - 2021-05

  • Performed fit-gap analysis, gathered requirements, identified solutions, designed, built and performed testing
  • Managed SIT and UAT
  • Provided post go-live support during Hypercare
Senior SD OTC Consultant
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)

2020-05 - 2020-08

  • Assisted the business with data cleansing, data conversion and data migration activities
  • Identified areas to improve data quality
  • Participated in sprints and workshops
Managing Consultant Sales SD OTC
Chemical Wholesale

2019-11 - 2020-04

  • Gathered requirements and delivered solutions for Rebate Processing in Condition Contract Management (CCM), Advanced Returns Management (ARM), Intercompany Sales and other topics
  • Analysed and designed an end-to-end solution for Premium Additional Services in SD, TM and EWM
  • Moderated and facilitated sprints and workshops
  • Acted as a leading Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for various integration topics
Managing SD/MM Consultant
Internet Retail

2018-10 - 2019-04

  • Analysed and documented Business Partner and Sales Order interfaces between Webshop, S/4HANA, C4C and EWM
  • Implemented Change Requests in S/4HANA Sales, e.g. a new plant
  • Designed and implemented business process and technical documentation standards
  • Provided coaching and support to SAP Competency Centre members
Senior SD OTC/PTP Consultant
Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG)

2017-07 - 2018-02

  • Participated in solution design workshops in the APAC region
  • Implemented Horizon Template solutions in Intercompany Processing
  • Executed end-to-end testing for Intercompany Processes
  • Provided go-live support in the Philippines and Thailand
Senior SD/LE Consultant
Building Materials

2017-03 - 2017-04

  • Provided post go-live support during the Hypercare period
  • Resolved OTC related issues
  • Acted as an expert advising users about SAP standard processes and functionality
  • Reported to the Senior Management and CIO
Senior Process Manager OTC
Pharmaceuticals

2016-07 - 2016-12

  • Enforced OTC process standards aligned with GxP guidelines
  • Designed, built, developed and improved processes and concepts within OTC
  • Spearheaded organizational and process metamorphosis, overseeing the deployment of a worldwide SAP template
  • Sustained operational efficiency by revising and advancing the existing GBS process management standards
  • Offered leadership by furnishing business guidance and coaching to fellow team members
Senior SD OTC Consultant
Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG)

2014-08 - 2016-04

  • Participated in solution design workshops
  • Implemented Horizon Template solutions in OTC
  • Provided testing, go-live and Hypercare support
SD/MM Team Lead / Project Manager
Food Service Logistics

2013-08 - 2014-05

  • Lead a team of functional and technical consultants
  • Specified deliverables, delegated tasks to team members and supervised solution delivery
  • Conducted workshops to gather business, legal and fiscal requirements using Scrum Methodology
  • Managed cutover planning for the MM roll-out
  • Coordinated data migration, go-live preparation and support for the MM roll-out
B2B/B2C e-Commerce SAP Integration Consultant
Luxury Goods and Jewellery

2012-06 - 2013-06

  • Conducted analysis, design, and documentation of solutions for OTC processes in phone and web sales
  • Executed solutions in order processing, delivery processing, invoicing, intercompany processing, and plants abroad
  • Implemented ECC integration with Contact Centre Front End, SAP CRM, BOBJ address validation, FraudGuard Anti-Fraud, and Payment Service Provider
  • Executed comprehensive end-to-end testing of OTC processes in both CCFE and SAP environments

Academic Background

BBA Bachelor of Business Administration
AALTO UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

2024-02 - 2024-02

Certifications

Compose and Automate with SAP Build the No-Code Way

2023-08

SAP Business Technology Platform in a Nutshell

2023-08

Discovering SAP Business Technology Platform

2023-08

Drive SAP S/4HANA Transformations with SAP Signavio Solutions

2023-07

New Employee Business Partner Model in SAP S/4HANA

2022-11

RISE with SAP

2021-10

Discover SAP S/4HANA Movement

2021-05

Guide Your SAP S/4HANA Project to Success

2020-10

Building Tomorrow’s ERP with SAP S/4HANA

2020-05

SAP Fiori Overview: Design, Develop and Deploy

2020-07

How to Deliver a Great User Experience with SAP S/4HANA

2020-06

How to Build Bots with SAP Intelligent Robotic Process Automation

2020-05

Migrating Your Business Data to SAP S/4HANA – New Implementation Scenario

2020-04

Business Process Automation in SAP S/4HANA with SAP Intelligent RPA

2020-03

Getting Started with SAP Model Company

2020-02

Key Functional Topics in a System Conversion to SAP S/4HANA

2019-12

Key Technical Topics in a System Conversion to SAP S/4HANA

2019-11

Agile Project Delivery with Focused Build for SAP Solution Manager

2019-10

SAP C/4HANA Business Processes: Lead-to-Cash

2019-07

System Conversion to SAP S/4HANA

2019-03

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