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Solution Lead


Portsmouth, GB, PO6 3EN

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:          Solution Lead
Location:          Portsmouth, Hampshire +  Hybrid Working Arrangement 
Role Type:        Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:            SF51627


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Solution Lead at our Portsmouth site.


The role

As a Solution Lead, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will be responsible for the design, configuration, analysis and support of the SAP procurement and supply chain.


Day to day, you’ll provide specialist level design, configuration and functional support for the SAP solutions in the procurement, warehouse management, supply chain planning modules in the SAP ECC 6 solution  

  • Conducts or participates in user requirements gathering, blueprinting & documentation designs.
  • Ensure all business processes, functional specification, technical specifications, test scripts and Training documentation are created and up to date.
  • Ensure compliance to existing standards, and development of required data and reporting standards.  
  • Ensure the integrity of the Procurement & Supply Chain configuration in the SAP systems across multiple landscapes.  


Essential experience of the Solution Lead

  • Experience or exposure to S4 HANA.
  • Experience or exposure to IT governance.
  • UI/Mobile experience in procurement and warehouse management.
  • Experience of working with large SAP programmes or SAP system integrator. Exposure to ITIL framework.
  • Integration experience with logistics, plant maintenance, fleet operations, project systems, timesheets, HR.


This is a hybrid role, with adhoc on-site visits and training.


Qualifications for the Solution Lead,

  • A university degree or relevant experience in Procurement & Supply Chain.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS/SC (must be British Nationals) security clearance level for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity
  • For the full extensive Benefits package please visit our Careers pages


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date: 26/10/2023


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