SAP IBP Senior Solution Consultant

SAP IBP Senior Solution Consultant
Miejsce pracy: Gdańsk
Department: IT
Location: Gdansk Wrzeszcz (Neptun Office)

Do you want to be part of a high performing IT team and take Arla’s Planning solutions to the next level?

Do you have good knowledge of SAP IBP, are curious on what IBP can be used for and do you want to be part of taking Arla’s E2E Planning to the next level?

If yes, you now have a great opportunity to start a career in IT Solutions in Arla.


You will join an international department and you will be working closely with both our IT organization in Denmark & Poland and business colleagues in all our markets. Depending on where you reside, you can work from our Arla Office in Gdansk or remotely from home.


What do we offer?

We offer an inspiring workplace where you will be able to grow and learn. You will be working with many highly skilled colleagues and be part of an IT organization that focuses on bringing value to the business through the projects we deliver.

You will be able to develop your skills within, but not limited to:

  • Technical areas in SAP IBP where you want to focus
  • Planning processes
  • Knowledge of working in an agile setup
  • Stakeholder management

You will join a department where we appreciate good colleagues and do all we can to have a great place to work while delivering the projects we set out to.

When you start the job, you will get a buddy, an experienced colleague who you can always go to.


And finally - we are also a workplace which focuses on creating a good work / life balance. There is the possibility to work from home when it fits into your calendar.


About the job

Your job will be to act as an internal SAP IBP Senior Consultant in our Agile Release Train. You will be part of one or two agile self-governed team, responsible for designing, building and delivering full solutions that include IT systems, business process improvements, and organizational implementation effort.

In short building Arla Foods’ future supply chain planning solutions based on SAP IBP.


You will enter an innovative environment where Supply Chain Management and Planning is high on the agenda, with multiple large projects running all the time. As a Senior Solution Consultant you will:

  • Work with complex tasks and is able to balance business needs, solution constraints, quality, user experience, cost and operational efficiency & stability in a constructive manner
  • Combine an overview of the solutions with a good understanding of most of essential details that make up the critical parts; Both from a technical and from a business process point of view
  • Design, Build and deploy the solutions in IBP
  • Keep yourself and the team up to date with newest technologies in SAP planning tools
  • Ensure the appropriate use of design principles, standards, methods and tools that are consistent with IT solution architectures
  • Estimate and plan the development part of Features and Stories
  • Communicate clearly and efficiently with business and IT stakeholders across a few organisational levels. Converts complex technical contents into easy understood messages

Who are you?

You are an experienced SAP IBP consultant, preferably with knowledge about Planning and Supply Chain. You would like to have a new challenge in your work life which we at Arla believe we can give you.

  • You hold a Bachelors- or Master degree within a relevant supply chain topic. Alternatively, work experience with relevant business processes.
  • You have 2-5 years of experience with relevant technical fields, which gives you the ability to get the overview of complex IT system landscapes.
  • You have a reasonable amount of knowledge with SAP IBP.
  • It is a plus if you have experience working in an agile environment.

You are a team player with excellent communication skills (in English) and cooperation skills. Since we are working in an international environment, you should expect some travel days (maximum 1 trip of 2-3 days every month, but more often every 2nd or 3rd month).


Application and contact

If this sounds exciting do not hesitate to apply as soon as possible, we are looking through applications on an ongoing basis.

For questions to the role, please contact Senior IT Manager Simon Kjærsgaard-Andersen (Phone +45 9131 3809).

Additionally we offer

  • Flexible working time (start your day of work between 7-9) and home office work possibility
  • Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position
  • Financial support of your education
  • Medical care & life insurance
  • Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.
  • Scandinavian working style & no dress code
  • Home kit – monitor, laptop, keyboard, mouse, headsets, webcam
  • Referral program for employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (legal, psychological, health, financial consulting, etc.)
  • Support for your healthy lifestyle (fruit day, facility for sportsmen, sport challenges and activities, Arla active teams / sport groups)
  • Lead - Have you ever heard that you are the change? Now you now
  • Sense - Are you looking for something more than material benefits in your professional life?
  • Create - Regardless of which department you work in - Your creativity leads us to innovation
Why Arla?

Your future colleagues from HR department describe these generally:
  • Flexible working hours
  • Professional career development
  • Great atmosphere
  • Respectful scandinavian culture
  • No dress code zone
  • Lack of stress at work
  • Tens of benefits
  • Space for self-reliance
Recruitment process
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2. Create an account in our HR platform
3. Submit your application
4. Wait for our call
5. Meet with us online
6. Enjoy joining the best team