LOCATION: Acuna / Coahuila (MX-COA),  Mexico | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 3801 | JOB GRADE: 14 


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Position Summary:


This position is responsible to monitor, communicate, improve, and enforce the processes and usage of SAP Materials Management (MM), Production Planning (PP), Sales & Distribution (SD), & Warehouse Management (WM) in the company’s manufacturing processes.


Essential Functions:


  • Provide on-site and remote plant SAP training support to ensure material planning standardization is attained through MM, PP, SD, & WM SAP modules.
  • Provide supplier ASN troubleshooting skills.
  • Develop SAP governance tools to utilize alignment with manufacturing methods.
  • Identify and partner with SAP Module Leads to improve material planning processes through key user forums.
  • Coordinate new process integration with SAP Module Leads.
  • Provide coverage for SAP Module Leads, as required.
  • Analyze and present data extracted from various reports to ensure material parameters are in alignment with SAP requirements.
  • Assume lead role in correcting inconsistencies within SAP master data.
  • Lead material planner SAP audits.
  • Troubleshoot key system process issues with the plant key users.
  • Ensure aged SAP data is cleansed for optimal operation.
  • Possess the ability to summarize, report, and manage SAP process accuracy at a plant level.
  • Manage and seek improvements to minimize inventory levels, prevent premium freight spend, harmonize demand planning accuracies, and improve customer day of need delivery for all Bendix locations. 




  • Strong knowledge of ERP flow and understanding relating to business processes.
  • Manufacturing understanding and knowledge and related systems activities.  
  • Excellent knowledge in SAP materials processes and Supply Chain procedures.




Lead 1, SAP Business

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience of SAP MM, PP, SD &/or WM modules and Supply Chain Management required.
  • 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.


Lead 2, SAP Business

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience of SAP MM, PP, SD &/or WM modules and Supply Chain Management required.
  • 7+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.


Lead 3, SAP Business

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience of SAP MM, PP, SD &/or WM modules and Supply Chain Management required.
  • 10+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.




  • Ability to establish credibility and trust.
  • Well-versed in the program management and the ability to manage small projects and assignments without guidance.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Possesses strong analytical thinking and skill set.
  • Ability to influence and persuade to inspire action in others.
  • Self-starter who is action oriented and possesses a strong sense of urgency.
  • Capable of performing in a customer-focused, team-based matrix organization is essential.
  • Capable of successfully performing independently as well as in a team setting. Possesses exceptional planning and organizational skills.
  • Results oriented with demonstrated capability of meeting tight deadlines.
  • Strong systems and data management skills required.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office products (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Possesses the skills to extract data from system queries to create management reports. 


  • B.A. or B.S. degree in Operations, Supply Chain Management, or Business Administration preferred.
  • Green Belt certification is a plus.


What does Bendix have to offer you?
- Work-life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off
- Vacation Premium
- Major medical expenses
- Christmas Bonus
- Life insurance
- Educational assistance program
- Wellness program
- Saving Fund
- Pantry Vouchers
- Personal Days Paid
- Permits paid for: Marriage or Death of a direct relative
- Attendance Bonuses
- Cafeteria Subsidy
- Subsidy for prescription glasses
- Medical service in plant
- Recognition Programs
- Gym