Application Analyst SAP BW

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(Fulltime 38u)
As Application Analyst SAP BW you manage a well-maintained strong Data Warehouse environment. As such, you will be the first contact person for questions regarding this rapidly growing SAP BW environment and you will remain alert for possible impact on your system. 

Daily Activities

On average, Action is expanding with an annual growth rate of 30% and our stores can be found in increasingly more countries throughout Europe. Recently we’ve opened our 9th Distribution Centre and we’ve already set our sights on the next locations. Due to this rapid growth we are processed progressively large amounts of data. 
Together with the supplier, it is your responsibility to make sure that our SAP BW (7.5 on HANA) can handle this expansion, in terms of remaining up-to-date so as to provide timely insights for the business. 
Together with the front-end Application Analyst, you will translate requirements from our key-users to a backlog, as well as coordinating the realisation of the requested functionality. 
Part of this job entails participating in various projects concerns with the expansion of Action. This could mean anything from opening new stores or DCs to analysing the impact of such openings and ensuring that the right adjustments are executed so as to safeguard the continuity and performance of SAP BW. 
In short, you facilitate rapid international growth for our organization!

Who are you

You are service oriented with a proactive and change-inclined attitude, capable of assessing the impact of proposed changes quickly and adequately. Also, you are able to communicatie effectively with all employee levels within the organization. 
We could call you the domain owner for SAP BW, as you ensure a strong and well-kept environment that’s focused on the future. You are the first point of contact for any and all questions related to this domain. You pay attention to everything that’s happening within Action and you signal factors with possible impact on your domain. You stay sharp on impending demands, as well as opportunities in the foreseeable future. 
Furthermore you have:

  • Bachelor degree
  • At least 5 years’ relevant working experience related to SAP BW
  • Experience with SAP BW on HANA (modelling and optimizing loading processes)
  • knowledge of LSA / LSA++
  • basic familiarity with SAP Business Objects
  • Experience in Retail / Consumer Products would be a plus
What we offer you

You will become part of the Business Intelligence & Analytics team of professionals, within an international environment. Action has more than 1500 stores throughout 7 European countries and we continue to introduce new stores on a weekly basis. This rapid growth entails continuous advancement for Action as an organization. This means that you as well can develop yourself by making use of the many career growth opportunities facilitated by Action’s expansion. You can grow together with Action. 

  • A competitive salary
  • Annual bonus
  • Company laptop and mobile phone
  • 15% staff discount on all Action purchases

Do you want to help build the future of the fastest growing discounter of Europe? Then apply now via our online application form!
For questions regarding the position or the application process you can contact our Senior Recruiter Esther Sancho via +31 682 468 062.

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