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Senior Consultant - PP/QM

Date:  01-Sep-2021
Country:  India
Function:  Information Technology
Sub-Function:  CBII


About Us

Established in 1989, Olam is today a leading global agri-business operating from seed to shelf, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 22,000 customers worldwide. Our team of 72,0001 employees across 66 countries has built leadership positions in several of our 18 platforms, including cocoa, coffee, edible nuts, spices, rice and cotton. We source from 4.7 million farmers and their communities. We are listed on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) and are among the top 30 primary listed companies by market capitalization.

Olam Information Services (OISL) is a captive subsidiary of Olam International, Singapore offering IT Services & Global Business Services across its operations in 65 countries in Asia, Africa, EU & Americas. In Chennai, we currently have onboard more than 1000 highly motivated employees. Olam Digital has received International Innovation Award 2019 for Best Services and Solutions.

Olam Global Business Services (OGBS) is a captive unit that offers End to End business process and analytics solutions. OGBS currently offers its solutions in 6 Platforms: Finance, Supply Chain, People services, Risk & Market Compliance, Big Data Analytics and Business Intelligence. At this moment, OGBS is located in City of Chennai, India and provides its services to over 20 countries. Olam GBS has received Best Shared Services in India Award – 2019, by Shared Services Forum and Asia’s No.1 Shared Services in Process Improvement and Value Creation, 2019 by Shared Services and Outsourcing Network Forum.

Job Summary

SAP PP is an important module of SAP. It tracks and makes a record of the manufacturing process flows, for example, the planned and actual costs. Also, goods movements from the conversion of raw material to semi-finished goods. It is fully integrated with the other SAP modules: SD, MM, QM, FICO & PM.

SAP QM (Quality Management) is an integral part of several key business processes of SAP like production, sales, procurement, material management, etc. This training module will explain you various QM inspection stages step-by-step and how to invoke this process automatically.

Job Description

  • Perform detailed analysis of complex business process requirements and provide appropriate system solutions; identify, interpret, validate and document customer requirements
  • Facilitate workshops to collect business requirements, map requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications as per the needs
  • Design, customize, configure and testing of PP; document functional designs, test cases and results
  • Identify potential work-around to system changes or limitations, identify level of efforts required to successfully implement changes to business processes and user activities. 
  • Good understanding of SAP QM in the areas of quality inspection processes in procurement, production and delivery.
  • Candidate should also have good knowledge of Notifications, Test equipment and calibrations, SPC, Quality certificates and standard reporting, possess sound integration knowledge of QM with


  • Capability to handle Rejections, Rework and deviation in production apart from standard manufacturing/quality processes

Profile Description

  • Experience in SAP implementations across various SAP ERP, S/4HANA, cross application business modules with focus on PP/QM module.
  • Should have experience on at least 2 to 3 implementation/support projects as SAP PP/QM Consultant.
  • Proficiency in business process knowledge and configuration in PP/QM module
  • Deep understanding of integration across Production Planning, Quality Management and Inventory Management of SAP and non-SAP applications.
  • Should be able to handle the client independently (Email/Phone/Conference calls)
  • Strong analytical and conceptual design skills; strong problem-solving skills and can able to work in a team.
  • Ability to produce high quality work products under pressure and within deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with all levels of end users

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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