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Consultant - SAP MM

Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Job ID R-144431 Date posted 04/08/2022



Leverage technology to impact patients and ultimately save lives

Do you have expertise in, and passion for, information technology? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the IT strategy in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? If so, AstraZeneca might be the one for you!


AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious disease. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work.


It’s a dynamic and results-oriented environment to work in – but that’s why we like it. There are countless opportunities to learn and grow, whether that’s exploring new technologies in hackathons, or redefining the roles and work of colleagues, forever. Shape your own path, with support all the way. Diverse minds that work cross- functionally and broadly together.


SAP MM Senior Consultant for a world leading Pharmaceutical company which operates in over 100 countries and is head quartered in the United Kingdom. The candidate should possess broad functional knowledge in his/her domain and in-depth technical knowledge in the SAP Materials Management. The Candidate should also have strong integration knowledge of MM with FI, SD, PP, QM & PM Modules. Preferable if the candidate has good exposure to Pharmaceutical Industry & its related processes and also in SAP WM / EWM.

  • As SAP MM Senior Consultant, will be responsible in providing support activities in Materials Management Module in Application Maintenance and ability to work in Projects related to Application Development.

  • Will be working closely with Architects and Business Stakeholders in delivering Incremental Changes and Bug fixes.

  • Must work independently in Small, Medium & Complex projects.

  • Ability to work closely across Teams.

  • Willingness to work in shifts and flexible work schedules.


  • Expertise in the respective business domain and SAP MM Module

  • Must have strong knowledge in SAP MM Configuration Management.

  • Must have strong knowledge on SAP MM integration with FI, SD, PP, QM & PM Modules.

  • Must have knowledge on analysing interface failures through IDoc Monitoring.

  • Should have worked in workflow in SAP and have an ability to fix workflow related requirements & issues.

  • Exposure to Solution Manager and handling change management.

  • Exposure to Mass Data Uploads in SAP e.g. using LSMW

  • Proactive approach to problem solving and suggest process improvements in Business Processes.

  • Experience working in globally distributed team.

  • Well versed in English. Excellent spoken and written skills.


  • SAP MM / SAP S4 HANA Sourcing & Procurement Certification will be an added advantage.

  • Exposure to SAP WM & SAP EWM desirable.


We’re a network of high-reaching self-starters who contribute to something far bigger. We enable AstraZeneca to perform at its peak by delivering premier technology and data solutions.

We’re not afraid to take ownership and run with it. Empowered with unrivalled freedom. Put simply, it’s because we make a significant impact. Everything we do matters.


Are you already envisioning yourself joining our team? Good, because we’d love to hear from you! Click the link to apply and we’ll be in touch as soon as we can.


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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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