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ITS Business Analyst Manufacturing

date posted 10/29/2019
contract type Full time
job id R2526379
location Barcelona, Spain


Digital transformation, business processes simplification and harmonization are key pillars of Sanofi’s strategy. To reach those ambitions and boost our industrial excellence, the company decided to launch an ambitious ERP program based on the new S4HANAtechnology.

In this context,Sanofiislooking fornew talents to design, build andsupportthemanufacturing processes foritsfutureERPsolution.

In close collaborationwith Business Process Owners and other ITS Business & Process Analysts, the Manufacturing Business Analystguarantees and promotes the right usage of Sanofi ITS&Industrial standards.


Business Alignment

  • Understand the business requirements for the various processes in the domainin order to buildasolutionapplicableto multi-GBU use cases,while keeping a responsible approach in term of costbenefit evaluation and solution maintainability


  • In charge of the functional and technical design of the solution on the domain,leveragingtechnology trends andbenchmarksto bringperformance andinnovativesolutions
  • Collaborate witharchitectsto review solution designandensure compliance with Sanofi standards
  • Responsible ofthe full lifecycleof the solution
  • Communicatearchitecture and technical matters in an understandableway tovarious stakeholders, facilitatedecision making

Delivery Management and Quality ofServices

  • Ensurethe respect of Cost, Planning and Quality of the solution deliverywhile ensuring customer satisfaction

  • End-to-end business process analysis including integration with partner systems (back-offices, MES, serialization, automation layers, MII), labeling technologies, and mobile technologies

  • Manage preventive / corrective maintenance for components

  • Ensure that standards and recommendationslinkedtoGxP& HSErelevant platform and segregation of dutyare correctly understood and applied

People Management

  • Coordinate, inform and ensure functional leader rolein a matrix contextwith internal resources andexternal partners

  • Contributetothe transferofknow-how, experience and best practiceswithin the domainand beyond



  • Graduated from Engineering school or Business school

  • Master’s degree

Experience & knowledge

  • 3 to 10+yearswork experience including 1 to 3+ years as solutiondesigner

  • Significant experienceofManufacturing ProcessesinSAP managedindustrial plants

  • Experiencein Life Science industries would be a plus

  • ExperienceinSAPS4HANAwould be a plus

  • Significant Project Management experience

Core competencies

  • Manufacturing business processes and relevant SAP solution (PP/PI,(e)WM and HUM, S4HANA, Fiori, SAP Cloud/Leonardo…)

  • Knowledge of pharma industry regulatory context (GxP)

  • Deep project management skillswithcapacity to adapt to a changing environment

  • Ability to collaborate and build effective network inside and outside Sanofi

  • Strong capability to impact and influence, negotiation skills and conflict management

  • Accountability, reliability 

  • Fluent in English (verbal, written)


  • This job requires tocollaboratein a globalandmatrixenvironmentwith internationalbusiness and ITSteams

  • English is theusualworking language

  • This job requires periodic business trips to ITS or industrial locations

  • This job requires to work within structured environments with formal procedures, deliverables, compliance rules and reporting duties


  • Sanofi strategic direction is currently to standardize processes and to embrace the digital transformation of Industrial Affairs perimeter, looking at the opportunity to move from SAP ECC to S4HANA.This is the place to be todirectlycontribute tobuildthis future ERP,and to deliver the value exceptedby the industrialplants

  • Reconcile and make two worlds converging, Business Industrial Processes and ITS Solutions.Understand and speak both languages


  • Innovate anddevelop skillswith promising technologies (SAP S4HANA, mobile and digital technologies)

  • Lead delivery teams, mobilize expertise and internal/external resources 

  • Be part ofavisible and recognizedteam,offering furthercareer perspectives

 Sanofi is committed to welcoming and integrating people with disabilities.

At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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