SAP Technical Specialist

SAP Technical Specialist

Llansamlet Swansea

Salary £45,000 000 (dependent on experience) including Bonus and Benefits

40 Hours a week Monday to Friday

***You MUST hold an existing SC Clearance or be eligible for one***

Closing Date 2nd September 2019



We have a brand new opening in our Swansea offices we are looking for an SAP Technical Specialist. To develop and enhance the configuration of SAP Business Workflow (WF) & the development of ABAP, in ERP/SRM/CRM for Shared Services Arvato. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide WF & ABAP Application Configuration & Development responsibilities Inc. Migrations & Business as Usual (BAU) Releases.
  • Provide advice and recommendations in relation to the upgrades and the deployment of periodic support packs, hot patches and Enhancement Packs (EhP).
  • Provide continuous improvement solutions in relation to the core WF & ABAP solutions.
  • Provide test support and defect resolution function within ICT Application Lifecycle Management Inc. Migrations & Business as Usual (BAU) Releases.
  • Provide guidance, support or development activities to the project team associated with SSA implementations in relation to Configuration Management.
  • Provide Level 3 application support function to Live Service.


Essential: Knowledge / Experience / Skills:


Detailed SAP knowledge of ABAP, including several of the following areas:

    • Functional Modules/BADI’s’BAPI’s
    • SAPscipt
    • Dynamic Programming
    • ABAP Web Dynpro (Inc Integration)
    • Visual Composer
    • Object-Oriented Programming
    • Global Classes
    • Debugging
    • Knowledge and experience of business processes associated with SAP AP and ABAP


Optional: Knowledge / Experience / Skills:


Detailed SAP knowledge of SAP WF, including several of the following areas:

    • POWL Integration
    • Business Object Repository
    • Container Elements & Bindings
    • Agent Determination
    • Deadline Monitoring
    • Event Management
    • Processing Methods
    • Task Definition
    • In-depth operational knowledge of Shared Service Centres


Essential Experience

  • WF Template implementations
  • ABAP integration  implementations
  • A successful track record working in WF & ABAP

Essential Skills

  • Develop innovative solutions to complex issues
  • Resolve issues quickly and effectively
  • Provide advisory services internally and directly to the client
  • Adopt new technical skills in order to meet the demands of the ICT function
  • Solid customer service orientation
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to impart ideas in both technical and non-technical language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Lead on functional presentation/demonstrations internally and directly to the client

Closing Date 2nd September 2019      

For a full job description please get in touch with Victoria Brooks on


Please attach a covering letter with your application

Nationality statement please read before applying

Candidates will be subject to UK immigration requirements as well as Civil Service nationality rules. Unfortunately, we don’t offer sponsorship for this role as you will need to go through Security Clearance.

Arvato is an equal opportunities employer, embracing diversity in the workplace.

Due to the anticipated high number of applications to be received, unfortunately, we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates. If you have not had a response from us within 28 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

We have a strict PSL and an internal recruitment team please accept our wishes before sending unsolicited emails.


Arvato is a trusted business outsourcing partner to the private and public sectors.

We have long-term partnerships with some of the most respected companies in the UK and globally, as well as innovative public sector clients.

We design, deliver and differentiate customer service on behalf of some of the world’s most respected brands. Arvato CRM Solutions has approximately 45,000 people at more than 100 customer service centres in 27 countries speaking 35 languages. It is a part of Arvato, the world’s third largest business process outsourcing (BPO) provider that provides customer services, supply chain solutions, financial services, and IT solutions, and has total revenues of €3.8 billion (FY2016). Arvato is a division of Bertelsmann.

We are driven by technology, differentiated by experience, and powered by people. We are an equal opportunities employer, embracing diversity in the workplace.


Company: Arvato Limited - Arvato CRM UK 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: Swansea 

City: Swansea 

Postal Code: SA7 0EA 

Job ID: 37804

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