Req ID 42501 - Posted 06/08/2020
- Information Technology - Job Posting
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We are in one of the most dynamic periods in our history as
technology; globalism and economic diversity create far-reaching
changes in the world. The demand for knowledge and learning has
never been greater, and Wiley is at the forefront of meeting that
need. As a learning business, we make meaningful contributions to
research discovery and lifelong learning by helping organizations
achieve their goals and people achieve success from education
through their career. We may have been founded over two centuries
ago, but our secret to success remains the same: change with the
times and adapt to meet the ever-evolving needs of our
This role will report to the Director, Software Development
Engineering, this role has responsibility for implementing Vistex
Data maintenance pricing solution in Wiley ERP landscape. The
focus of this role is to implement Vistex pricing and enable
key processes including creation of pricing proposals for
review and publishing to Wiley enterprise, approval and validation
of pricing systematically without duplication. The role will
be responsible for defining project scope and schedule, manage
blueprint design and deliver the Vistex roadmap as per Wiley
technology and business stakeholder expectations.
How Will you make an Impact:-
Interact with the Business stakeholders, product owners,
technology architects to prioritize and select enhancements
to SAP Vistex.
Implement best practices around pricing changes, pricing
maintenance tools, manage historical pricing and audit trail,
define pricing guidelines.
Design and implement gross margin and pricing benchmarks,
pricing workflows, define user roles, manage
Manage internal and external distribution of pricing data, mass
changes and monitor price distribution.
Manage configuration of Vistex Pricing data maintenance tool,
price sheets, price profiles, segments, catalogues,
Manage and oversee pricing consultants working on all aspects of
pricing including pricing procedures, condition types, tables,
custom fields and VOFM routines.
Design and Manage functional and system integrations around
price communication to other Wiley enterprise applications and
Design and manage analytical capabilities in Vistex DMP
including deployment of “what if” scenarios that
boosts profitability, analyze true margin of products or
Lead evaluation and roadmap Vistex GTMS suite components
including Rights and Royalties, Performance Incentives.
Manage cut over strategy, mock runs, data loads.
Lead data cleansing tasks to cleanse pricing data and load it to
various systems for testing/validation and go live.
Lead integration testing, business simulation/parallel run, Aid
business user trainings, UAT and go live.
Support performance testing of Vistex using different data
variants and analyze and resolve defects/issues.
Oversee and support project across multiple business functions
specializing in SAP Order to Cash.
Analyze and document ongoing internal customer requests for
additional features, functionality, integrations, etc.
Oversee upgrades, patch updates and troubleshooting of SAP
Oversee testing of OTC Sales Order related business processes in
Guide the business in implementing pricing best practices.
Partner with Business Process leads on process requirements and
work with the SI to ensure solution in line with best
Provide functional design oversight for the solution.
Validate and ensure detailed scope per deployment roadmap and
ensure all integration points are addressed and overall solution
integrity of the landscape
Accountable for the quality of the Solution implemented.
Look for alternative approaches to custom development.
Create functional design documents and other project
Conduct software capability demonstrations for business process
owners and leads as required.
Escalate issues to Director, Software Development
What we look for :-
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field or a
combination of related experience and education.
Proven business acumen in SAP pricing setup and cross SAP
10 plus years of SAP experience.
Managed SAP implementation/support team.
Experience with S/4HANA implementation.
Good communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with
business stakeholders and development teams and to make project
Excellent time-management skills and ability to plan ahead for
Ability to train a non-technology audience.
Thorough understanding of the project life cycle from
requirements Definition through Post Implementation Support.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Extremely proficient in the use of MS Office products such as
Project, Excel, Word, Visio and PowerPoint
Versatile, dynamic, demonstrates initiative, results oriented,
flexible and able to work under tight deadlines.
Critical thinker with good judgment and initiative.
Strong attention to detail.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently
and in a team environment.
Willingness to work outside of normal business hours to meet
program milestones and travel on occasion
Experience in collaboration in a matrix-managed environment, and
across multiple and diverse groups.