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Pradeep Sharma

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Last update: 27.08.2021

SAP SD / SCM-TM Consultant | Business Process Management | Project Management

Graduation: MBA (IT and Operations)
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Languages: German (Elementary) | English (Full Professional) | Hindi (Native or Bilingual)

Skills

  • SAP Transport Management (TM)
  • SAP Sales and Distribution (SD)
  • Result oriented professional with 18+ years of experience in SAP Consulting, Implementations, and Rollouts Support with 5+ years of experience in Project Management.
  • Lead Subject Matter Expert in O2C and Logistics area in E2E Implementations, Global Template Roll Out, Business Process Re-engineering and Template Design
  • Strong hands on knowledge on SAP Sales (SD), Transportation (LE-TRA)-TM and Materials Management (MM) with a good understanding of Production Planning (PP) and Finance (FI)
  • Successfully worked in both managerial and architectural aspects; independently completed complex project tasks; identified key drivers of defined problems and proposed innovative solutions
  • Successfully delivered 12+ E2E Implementation along with initial hyper care.
  • Sound knowledge of Sales, Logistics, Commercial business processes in different Industries including, Process Industry, Dairy & Chemical, Real Estate, Electrical, FMCG, Consumer Goods, and Electronics
  • Experience in establishment of Global Support Model for Incident Management using ITIL best practices.
  • International experience with multi-cultural exposure.
  • Result oriented professional with 15+ years of experience in SAP Consulting, Implementations, and Rollouts Support with 4+ years of experience in Project Management.
  • Lead Subject Matter Expert in O2C and Logistics area in E2E Implementations, Global Template Roll Out, Business Process Re-engineering and Template Design
  • Strong hands on knowledge on SAP Sales (SD), Transportation (LE-TRA)-TM and Materials Management (MM) with a good understanding of Production Planning (PP) and Finance (FI)
  • Possess high level consulting skills, involving understanding client’s business problem, architecting viable solutions and guiding the implementation of same within the client’s environment
  • Successfully worked in both managerial and architectural aspects; independently completed complex project tasks; identified key drivers of defined problems and proposed innovative solutions
  • Successfully delivered 12+ E2E Implementation along with initial hyper care.
  • Sound knowledge of Sales, Logistics, Commercial business processes in different Industries including, Process Industry, Dairy & Chemical, Real Estate, Electrical, FMCG, Consumer Goods, and Electronics
  • Experience in establishment of Global Support Model for Incident Management using ITIL best practices.
  • International experience with multi-cultural exposure.

Key skills:
  • Solution Architect- Sales & Logistics Processes
  • Rollouts & Implementation
  • Project Management
  • Change Management
  • IT/Business Partnering
  • Business Process Management

Project history

04/2019 - Present
Principal Consultant
Novigo Partners Private Limited (250-500 employees)
Internet and Information Technology
SAP Transport Management Lead - Master Data, Order Integration, Planning and Carrier Selection
CIF Integration Model, Master Data, order and delivery integration, Optimizer setup with constrains (cost, time, date, capacity), planning cost, selection profiles, Incompatibility, scheduling, Capacity selection, Load planning, carrier selection and tendering. FTL/LTL, Air, Ocean, CEP, Shipper Scenarios, cross dock order planning, Multipick & multidrop, round trip, FU stages, FO stages (Intra zone Lanes), Logistics and Invoice Integration with ECC, Cost Distribution based on Agency business document, Forwarding Order scenario, Charge Management, Shipment Integration, POWL Query, Change controller, Freight Unit, Default routes, transportation lanes, Freight Order Management with subcontracting, Execution and Charge Management (TM & External system web services), CCP, GIS Integration, Shipper Scenario, Shipment Integration, ALE/IDOCS distributions, decentralized warehouse integration, GTS Integration

02/2016 - 02/2019
Head of Business Process Management O2C & Logistics - Asia
Siegwerk India Pvt Ltd. (1000-5000 employees)
Other
  • Achieved SAP Go Live successfully in Siegwerk China with 4 sites. I was responsible process change manager and deputy project manager.
  • As SME / SD Consultant I participated in Mexico and Turkey Rollout, for Mexico I worked in e-invoicing concept with external service provider. For turkey I worked on special exchange rates topics for exports. Besides these topics I supported Go Live and Hyper-care.
  • Delivered GST India successfully in 4 months of time frame. I was Project manager and Lead SD Consultant for this project. I hired an external finance consultant for this project.
  • Defined Continuous Improvement community within IT organization to work with business process owners and as a result the team is working on KPI’s Project in various stream.
  • Regular trainings via e-learning and LMS for users.
  • Responsible as IT/Business partner where my main task is to bring alignment between global and regional BPO’s for new demand from business in the area of O2C.
  • I am responsible for Asia support structure where I established global L1 support.
  • Under my responsibility I am handling Level 3 tickets for O2C/LE-TRA/TM globally which is 20% of my task.
  • Presently working for TM9 project and representing IT as touch points in various modules.

06/2013 - 02/2016
Business Process Engineer O2C / LE-TRA
Siegwerk Malaysia Sdn Bhd.
  • I was part of Rollout team for South East Asia (Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam and Philippines) and my main responsibility area was SD/LE- TRA. I participated in all phases of project including preparation, realization, testing, cutover and Go Live.
  • Delivered SAP Rollout for Singapore, Philippine and Vietnam as Project Lead.
  • Successfully delivered Continuous Improvements Projects for South East Asia after SAP rollout.

11/2010 - 06/2013
Senior SAP Consultant
Siegwerk India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Implemented One World Template in Siegwerk India with 3 plants in Phase 1, Highly Complex site rated by SAP due to localization
  • Led Phase II of the project as Project Manager with the roll out covering 19 plants in less than a year.

01/2008 - 11/2010
Senior SCM SD & LE-Tran Consultant
IBM India Pvt Ltd.
As an external consultant I worked for Major Clients like Philips Lighting, PepsiCo Beverages, Frito-Lay’s
  • For Philips Lighting India Rollout I participated as SD Consultant where my role is to understand the template and implement the template functionality and define solution for the local gaps.
  • I led Fit Gap session and identified the Gaps which were presented to India business and Global BPO. After approval I build the system with localization for India with proper functional and technical specifications and training documents. I defined the business process mapping list and based on that prepared the test and training plan. After successful SIT/UAT the project went live. I supported the users during hyper care and later handed over the project to support team.
  • In PepsiCo I was responsible for implementation of LE-TRA. After evaluation of business pain-points I presented the report to the process owners and we found LE-TRA could be the best solution for PepsiCo India.
I implemented most of the LE-TRA functionality including Road, Air, Sea, Courier, Cargo transport scenarios.
  • With introduction of LE-TRA, the process change and retraining was key for the organization especially with the elimination of Z processes and in FI_AP processes with introduction of PO/service entry sheets during freight cost settlement.

05/2007 - 01/2008
SAP SD Consultant
Birla soft Limited
Major Client Handled-  Supertech, Skipper Electricals and I was responsible for SAP SD as consultant.

01/2005 - 01/2007
Sales Accounting Officer
Almarai Company Limited
Consumer goods and retail
Functional Analyst, Sales Financial Accountant, Asset Management for GCC countries

09/2000 - 01/2005
Commercial Officer
Asian Paints India Limited
Sales Support, Taxation, SAP SD Key User- supported users for daily master data issues, trainings and Level 1 tickets.Coordination with Consultants for new requirements from business.

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70% Travel
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