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Primary Location: 

Helsinki, Finland

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Solution Manager, SAP WM & MM

We are a global multinational marine, energy and industrial company with a proud heritage in the marine industry. With over 18000 employees worldwide, 5bn+ of turnover and one of the most established brand in the Marine sector, we are also one of the most progressive and innovative companies in our space. We are embarking on a bold, exciting and needed Digital Transformation. This Digital Transformation is about reinventing our Company into Wartsila as a service – a digitally enabled, insight led, customer obsessed Leader in the Marine and Energy sectors.


Information Management (IM) is part of our Digital Organisation. IM integrates processes, systems and information, supporting businesses in digitizing the core operations and enables new digital business opportunities via technology and information. For development minded person, IM offers an opportunity to shape the future of its IT environment and be part of the global digital transformation.

We are looking for an SAP expert to our Supply Chain Service Team and are offering interesting challenges and growth potential for people passionate about developing world class warehouse management and transportation solutions for both inbound and outbound processing.






You will join our IM team who jointly ensures that present and future IT solutions and our architecture is correctly incorporated. You collaborate daily both with your colleagues in IM and with our business stakeholders as well as our extended enterprise related to SAP and our sourcing platform provider.


You are an excellent problem solver and communicator who takes ownership and drives both issue resolution as well as continuous development. Your main responsibilities include among other:



  • Actively work on operational development projects enhancing and optimising warehouse management and materials management processes
  • Guide and assist business process owners to optimize, automatize and industrialize business processes with IT solutions
  • Manage and be responsible for development and total delivery of solutions during their lifecycle
  • Proactively lead continuous service improvement activities on the warehouse management and materials management service areas
  • Manage the documentation and communication related to the own functional area
  • Provide service on agreed performance and service level cost effectively
  • Work in closed co-operation with service managers, concept owners, solution architects, vendors and business stakeholders





  • Education: Education: B.Sc. or M.Sc. or equivalent in Information Technology or Engineering
  • Experience of functional configuration and implementation of SAP Warehouse Management (WM) and SAP Materials Management (MM) and understanding of relevant cross-functional integration points
  • SAP PP and QM experience is seen as an advantage.
  • SAP EWM/TM experience is seen as an advantage
  • Very good communication, presentation and cooperation skills in global environment
  • Proactive, development-minded, independent and goal-focused attitude to work
  • Good leadership, collaboration and change management skills
  • Knowledge of ITIL, project management, agile and service design is a plus
  • Willingness to travel
  • Fluent written and spoken English


Possible locations for this position are our IM locations in Finland (Helsinki/Vaasa/Turku), India (Mumbai) or Germany (Hamburg).



Markus Emmerich, Manager, Solution Management, Global ERP Services at +358 50 5963705 or


Please submit your application including your salary request at  latest by 31.12.2018.

Kindly note that only applications sent through our careers site will be considered.


Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.