Expert Consultant - S/4HANA

Location:

Berlin, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart, Vienna

Geography:

Europe & The Middle East

Capabilities:

Big data & advanced analytics, Technology & digital

Industries:

Technology industries

Who We Are

Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we work closely with clients to embrace a transformational approach aimed at benefiting all stakeholders—empowering organizations to grow, build sustainable competitive advantage, and drive positive societal impact.

Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives that question the status quo and spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting, technology and design, and corporate and digital ventures. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, fueled by the goal of helping our clients thrive and enabling them to make the world a better place.


Digital BCG

BCG has a long history of driving growth by embracing innovation and new ways of thinking.  Through DigitalBCG, we bring together a diverse mix of consultants and digital specialists to ensure that we are supporting our clients throughout their digital transformation journeys. We work with our clients to fully understand the impact of digital on their business and set priorities that will transform their vision into value. Whether it be developing new technologies to support their core business, making better use of their data, or pursuing entirely new sources of revenue, our aim is to achieve radical improvements in productivity, flexibility, and speed. We are innovating how our clients are using artificial intelligence, robotic process automation, internet of things, personalization, blockchain technologies, and more to gain competitive advantage.


DigitalBCG encompasses a broad set of data, digital, and technology capabilities from BCG consulting teams and practices, along with our business units such as BCG Digital Ventures, BCG Platinion, and BCG GAMMA.

Practice Area Profile

BCG’s Technology Advantage (TA) practice focuses on helping clients deliver competitive advantage and business superior performance through the use of data, technology and digital. TA is the fastest growing practice at BCG and at the heart of the strategic impact we have with our clients. Our consultants and experts globally work across all industries and provide deep experience and expertise across a number of topics including: * Digital Transformation * Data & Digital Platforms * Software & Agile * Digitizing the Tech Function

What You'll Do

Understanding how a digital company needs to be architected, organized and operated.

Driving ideas and change with the people around you

Being creative to think out of the box and to find the concepts and solutions to drive a digital agenda

Working with data – understanding how it needs to be managed, organized and consumed

  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You are able to build empathy within the firm and win the trust of the clients
  • You have a good business sense
  • You are able to work creatively and analytically in a time-limited, problem-solving environment
  • You are willing to travel and to work on client sites
  • You are flexible, curious and creative, open for new things and able to propose innovative ideas
  • You have an independent and autonomous judgment
  • You have intercultural competence and experience of working in more than one country and/or multi-cultural teams
  • You are driven, hard-working, entrepreneurial, proactive and productive
  • You are fluent in the respective local language and English, other languages would be of added benefit
  • You have solid people management skills, demonstrated on the ground while leading first IT and/or digital transformations

Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)

The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

We’re looking for exceptional talent from consulting or industry to join us. You would typically have:

  • a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in the context of SAP S/4 HANA in industry and/or consulting or technology companies. Industry or consulting experience may include Enterprise-/Solution Architect, Transformation Manager, Project-/program manager, Functional-/Process Consultant, Product owner experience at industry companies, technology start-ups, software vendors, professional services organizations, or IT system integrators among other
  • Have technical knowledge along typical end-to-end processes relevant in the ERP context (Purchase-2-Pay, Order-2-Cash, Lead-2-Quote, Record-2-Report, Hire-2-Retire etc.) and their implementation in SAP S/4HANA
  • knowledge of specific SAP industry solutions (IS-U, IS-H, IS-M...), specialist SAP add-on solutions (e.g., APO/IBP, Treasury/BCM, FSCM, Transportation Management, BPC/SEM, etc.) and analytical SAP tools (e.g., SAP BW/BI, SAP Analytics Cloud, Digital Boardroom, etc.)
  • working knowledge of approaches ranging from frameworks (e.g., SAP model company) to specific (cloud) platforms (SAP S/4 HANA, AWS, Google, MS Azure, Workday, Oracle, Salesforce, Ariba, Coupa)
    • Demonstrate agile ways of thinking to oversee multiple aspects of a project in a technical or non-technical function
    • Understand to work with data driven solutions and how to apply them in an enterprise environment
    • Understand how to unleash the power of AI and how to grow this in an organization
  • experience in delivering digital transformation projects and successful implementation, including staffing and leadership development while taking a hands-on approach with clients
  • experience in managing workshop/discussions with clients
  • passion for working with leaders and helping them develop new skills
  • strong technical and non-technical influencing abilities
  • an advanced degree in Computer Engineering, Business Administration (other advanced degrees are accepted as well, e.g. Mathematics, Physics) from a renowned university
  • strong academics from top-tier institutions


Our consultants within DigitalBCG are an integral part of BCG's core consulting team; we work side-by-side with all practice areas to create value & competitive advantage for our clients. Your team will include senior BCG leadership, teams of BCG Consultants, and both junior and senior client leaders working collaboratively to drive the transformation, and shared services/control functions.


Date Posted:

25-Nov-2021

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