Onshore Functional Lead - Supply Chain

  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Contract
  • Department: Staffing
  • Work Setup: Hybrid
  • Hours per Week: 40

Company Description

Who is Kindred?

Kindred are specialists in staffing marketing, creative and technology roles, offering a range of talent solutions that can be delivered on-site, remotely or hybrid.

Our vision is to make work accessible and people’s lives better. We do this by disrupting traditional employment barriers – connecting ambitious talent to flexible opportunities with trusted brands.

Job Description

Our client in the global professional services industry is seeking a talented Onshore Functional Lead for Supply Chain and Ariba to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of the SAP Supply Chain solution (S/4), with oversight of the SAP Ariba solution reimplementation for the application carve out.

  • Plan and lead the implementation of all activities for a specific business function to improve performance for the business function end to end. 
  • Ensure alignment with business requirements including process analysis, design/re-design and/or organization structure definition.


  • Bachelor’s degree, university degree or equivalent experience.
  • Team management and delivery of project outcomes within the Supply Chain team. 
  • 8 - 10 years’ experience.
  • Communication skills for client-facing engagements.
  • Deep functional experience across S/4HANA SAP MM with experience in SAP Ariba - specifically Source to Contract (S2C), Supplier Lifecycle & Performance (SLP) and Commerce Automation.
  • Successful end to end system implementations - from analysis, design, build, test, deploy and PGLS.
  • Application carve out experience an advantage, mining experience an advantage.

Additional Information

  • Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Kindred is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.

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