IT Consultant (m/f/d)

Date: Nov 28, 2022

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

IT Consultant (m/f/d)
Location Hanau
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a leading international family-owned portfolio company, we combine materials expertise and technological leadership to create the most diverse products, all with one thing in common: World-class quality. Working with customers around the world, we shape the future and provide vital innovations in the areas of environment, electronics, health, and industrial applications. Heraeus is one of the top 10 family-owned companies in Germany and has a team of around 16,200 employees in 40 countries.


As an in-house SAP EWM consultant (m/f/d) you will work in a curious, diverse team of all ages


You can make a difference:

  • You will design the system landscape of warehouse processes and shipping logistics by configuring according to standard SAP templates and specifying for customer-specific programming.
  • You support Heraeus in making the right decision when evaluating about the selection of appropriate logistics modules (decentralized EWM, embedded EWM, Stock Room Management, IM) and ensure their scalability and sustainability especially focusing on SAP EWM.
  • You maintain, update, and support the Heraeus enterprise software and will play a major role in the migration to SAP S/4HANA (decentral EWM 9.5 to embedded EWM on S/4).
  • You are versatile enough to not only resolve customer inquiries (defects and incidents) but can also customize and debug to contribute well for EWM in your new team and across other Heraeus IT teams (interfaces to PLTP, QM, EHS, OTC and SAP basis and architecture).
  • You will independently configure, advise, and implement SAP projects and work on migration topics together with key users from the business and other project members.
  • Independently you consult in SAP projects and take on the role as deploy lead/project manager in rollouts and change projects from initiation to hypercare.
  • With your diplomatic communication skills, you can bridge functional requirements to technical solutions with our various global customers in the supply chain.

What is required for this role:

  • Completed technical or scientific studies (Bachelor or Master) or comparable level of education with several years of experience as an EWM consultant
  • Strong experience with the SAP module EWM (preferably including MFS know-how)
  • Although not essential some prior knowledge about Inventory Management, insides in WM, HUM, LE-TRA and SD or SAP Fiori is desirable 
  • Several years of professional experience as IT consultant in an industrial environment and knowledge in configuration, consulting, debugging and on-site implementation of SAP projects
  • Teamwork, structured, self-organized and committed working habit
  • Distinct analytical skills and problem solution competence as well as conceptual and entrepreneurial thinking would be appreciated
  • Fluent communication skills in English, preferably also fluent in German


Missing skills can be refreshed or trained on the job. We provide a familiar working environment with flat hierarchies, flexible working hours and a hybrid remote work concept. 


What we offer:
Strong salary package - attractive basic salary plus variable profit-sharing (up to 150% target achievement possible) and support for private pension plan
Modern working time arrangements - time sovereignty without time recording, focus on results-oriented work 
Regular time off - 30 days annual leave plus up to 6 additional days off (company closures on bridge days and between years), special leave for special occasions, life phase account for paid time off (e.g. sabbatical, earlier retirement)
Additional benefits - subsidized public transport, discounts in many (online) stores, company medical service with comprehensive preventive medical check-ups, sports facilities and employee canteen with freshly prepared meals every day
Sustainability and social commitment - sustainability as part of the corporate strategy and targeted support for initiatives in the areas of education, family and science through our own foundations