Euro Pool System is the market leader in returnable packaging for the fresh supply chain in Europe. Our reusable trays and foldable crates have become the standard in the chain for fresh and packaged food. Each and every day producers, transporters, processing companies and retailers benefit from the advantages of our products. Moreover, we work continuously on the further standardisation and integration of our solutions within our clients’ logistics processes. With a network of approximately 50 service centres in twelve countries we provide optimal reliability, flexibility, sustainability and efficiency throughout the whole chain.

 Euro Pool System offers a dynamic working environment for more than 500 employees. We cherish our corporate values, by which we encourage team spirit, personal growth, respect, entrepreneurship and innovation. Euro Pool is a division of the Euro Pool Group, the largest logistics service provider of reusable standard packaging in Europe.

Currently we are replacing our ERP system from a self-developed system to SAP. To accomplish this major change, we work together with different partners to match SAP with the way Euro Pool System works. From BI perspective, SAP will become one of the most important sources where the reports rely on. Therefore, we are looking for a passionate SAP business Intelligence Engineer who can help us to implement SAP BI (based on HANA).

Position: SAP business Intelligence Engineer 

Location: Rijswijk, NL

Purpose of the job

In the role of SAP BI Engineer, you will be responsible for guiding EPS to the new SAP BI landscape, which is executed by an external party. With your experience in SAP BI, preferably based on HANA, and Data Warehousing, you can manage third parties and communicate on organizational and technical level. You will advise in the decisions for the current and future BI Landscape.

Key accountabilities

  • Conduct and support the implementation of the SAP HANA Live Views environment
  • Maintain the overall analytics and business intelligence platforms with your BI colleagues
  • Consult with internal customers to discover new opportunities to optimize the business through analytics and statistical modelling
  • Investigate the needs of the customer and act if needed to meet the customer demands
  • Develop reports and KPI dashboards
  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and analysis: data integrity, test design, analysis, validation and documentation
  • Continuously improve ongoing reporting and analyses processes, automating or simplifying self-service support for customers;
  • Define RFC’s, review contractor quotations, coordinate the timely and correct execution of their assigned activities
  • Effective collaboration with management in the regions of the EPS divisions as well as in the central departments;

Performance indicators

  • Stability and availability of the analytics and BI platforms, in particular for SAP BI
  • Data integrity and quality of reports
  • Flexibility and self-service for the business
  • Contribution towards decision making and business growth

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in information science, business management, economics, statistics or similar;
  • At least 5+ years of experience in SAP BI/BW, preferably based on HANA. Expert level in BW extraction, modelling and transformation;
  • At least 2+ years of experience in creating requirement specifications based on Architecture,
  • Design and Detailing of Processes
  • Experience with gathering business requirements, using industry standard BI tools to extract data and formulate metrics;
  • Business savvy and affinity with logistics and business processes to interface with all levels and disciplines within the organization;
  • Proven track record of successful communication of analytical outcomes;
  • Experience with or knowledge of ITIL and Prince2 methodology;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Dutch and English.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Cognos (current platform)
  • Experience with SAP configurations in the FI/CO modules;
  • Experience using MS SQL Server, TSQL, ETL and databases in a business environment with large-scale datasets;
  • Lead Consultant for at least two end-to-end implementations of SAP BW.
  • Experience on multiple hardware/software environments and be comfortable with complex heterogeneous systems environments.

Competences

  • Result oriented team player
  • Analytical ability
  • Persuasiveness
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Dutch.
     

 

 

For further information about this vacancy please contact the Human Resources Department; Nalynie Biekhram via email human.resource@europoolsystem.com.

All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

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