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SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) Planning Solution Expert

About you

RHI Magnesita is currently seeking a Planning Solution Expert for our large-scale SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) platform being responsible for solution design, system architecture, operations and advanced technical system integration.



You have:


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalency (Computer Science, Math or Engineering) or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 1 year of relevant experience in SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Multi-year experience in design, implementation and operation of large-scale planning processes utilizing relevant vendors/tools (SAP IP/BPC/IBP/SAC, Oracle, Workday, Anaplan, …)
  • Strong experience in finance and controlling and integrated planning (IBP)
  • Experience developing planning applications hands-on for actual, budget, forecast, rolling forecasts, …
  • Experience in data modeling and preparing datasets, merging, appending, custom hierarchies, custom calculations, groupings, formatting values, data wrangling, dimensions and measures
  • Experience in databases (SQL, …) and data warehousing (SAP BW, ..)
  • Experience in technical requirement analysis
  • Applied knowledge of SCRUM framework / agile work methods & tools (Jira, Azure DevOps, …)
  • Experience in project management
  • Very structured and solution-oriented approach with hands-on mentality
  • Ability to work self-responsible and self-organized
  • High customer and service orientation in a global setup
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, German is an asset.
  • Open, pragmatic and innovative mindset
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn and improve



Desired additional Skills & Experience


  • SAP courses & exams in SAC (SACP20, SACP30, …), BW, …
  • Software development full lifecycle methodologies, patterns, frameworks, libraries, and tools
  • Knowledge of programming and scripting languages
  • Knowledge of data transformation techniques, tools
  • Knowledge of machine learning tools, predictive capabilities
  • Experience coordinating the intersection of complex system dependencies and interactions
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant industry trends and standards




About the job

As a Planning Solution Expert for SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) you will be part of a newly formed product team exclusively driving the SAC platform. The team embraces the SCRUM framework to deliver a constant stream of innovation to the business and ensuring proper operation of the global platform operating a growing number of individual planning processes covering all business areas (finance, sales, supply chain, operations, …). You will be interacting with the scrum master, other SAC in-house and external developers, the planning solution architect and relevant IT/business stakeholders.



Your tasks will include:


  • Design and build planning solutions and analytic applications, use MS Excel integration
  • Design, build and maintain dimensions and models to meet planning requirements
  • Configure and use planning features to input data, distribute data, simulate, and analyze currencies
  • Data preparation, data modelling, data import/export
  • Use and configure predictive forecast, smart predict, rolling forecasts, and value driver trees
  • Configure, use, and schedule data actions and allocations
  • Analyze and explain planning integration, delivered content, and planning connections
  • Assist in troubleshooting incidents, root-cause analysis, bug fixing, 2nd level support



What we bring to the table

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. We have a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages openness, fresh thinking and initiative. We are pragmatic, positive and optimistic.


As a much-valued employer we are able to offer:


  • A permanent contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • Private health insurance
  • Food subsidy support
  • Challenging and diverse tasks within a multicultural and passionate working environment
  • Responsible position with a high scope for action
  • Cross-functional collaboration with an open-minded and innovative team
  • Flat hierarchies with short decision-making processes
  • Attractive training and development opportunities across all career stages


Do you recognize yourself in this role?

We are looking forward to your online application! Please upload your resume via our career page. Applications via e-mail will not be considered.


About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the global leading supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 13,600 employees across more than 40 countries and € 2.9 billion in revenues we are the driving force of the refractory industry. But to deliver results for customers, that technology has to be put to work effectively. By people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. Do you want to know more? Check out www.rhimagnesita.com