Junior SAP APO/IBP (SNP) Consultant (M/F/D)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization


We are currently looking for an experienced Junior SAP APO/IBP consultant for our adidas Tech HUB in Porto. As a member of our central Tech chapter “Engineering SAP & Corporate - Planning” you will use your experience and knowledge to build, improve and extend capabilities of our global “Supply Planning” solutions. Next to this you will work in close collaboration with our planning transformation program “Future Planning Solutions”, as well as the challenging and fast paced SAP S/4HANA transformation program.


In your role you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting in the implementation and improvement of our best-in-class solutions using most modern SAP platforms and tools: SAP APO SNP (Focus: CTM with ABP), SAP IBP, S/4HANA and SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Key responsibilities include assisting in the enhancement of existing applications, deployment of custom build applications, (cloud) data integration, SQL and HANA optimization
  • Interacting with Demand/Supply/Fulfillment Product teams, as well as the software engineering team in Headquarter and Markets to understand, configure and deploy tools in this domain and integrate data required for planning
  • Assisting in the definition and management of scope, requirements definition and prioritization activities for small and medium scale changes
  • Assisting in the translation of specifications into detailed designs on application and database level to efficiently implement requirements
  • Investigating operational needs, problems and opportunities in collaboration with operations support team, to continuously improve automated and non-automated components of tools or processes
  • Assisting in the definition of acceptance tests for these recommendations

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 Key for us are…

  • At least 3-year experience in IT
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a technical consulting role in the field of supply planning
  • Customizing experience in at least one of the following SAP areas:  SNP-CTM / DP / SAP IBP, e.g. Sales and Operation, Demand, Supply and Response, DDMRP
  • Understanding in one or more (cloud) data integration technologies: CIF integration, CPI-DS, BW-capabilities, SLT, SDA, SDI or RTI
  • Passionate and up-to-date with technology trends - especially in the SAP context
  • Own educated opinion on modern SAP planning platforms
  • Strong communication skills
  • Basic understanding of and experience in agile methodologies
  • Experience in delivering value in a remote team
  • Eager to learn


A plus are for us the following…

  • SAP AFS experience or experience in CTM - attribute based planning
  • AWS cloud integration experience with focus on ETL, data modeling and data flows
  • Experience in team management
  • Experience in Machine Learning, Big Data technologies and Advanced Analytics


Education Required

  • Four-year college or university degree with focus on computer science or related areas, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proficient spoken and written command of English
  • Certification in relevant technology (e.g. SAP) and methodology (e.g. Scrum)  areas is a plus

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Junior SAP APO/IBP (SNP) Consultant (M/F/D)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Porto
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  13
Country/Region:  PT
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  318068
Date:  Nov 1, 2021