Apr 13, 2018

SAP Controller at Diageo Ethiopia

  • Diageo Ethiopia
  • Sebeta, Ethiopia
Full time IT/ICT/Telecom/Information Technology Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Vacancy by Diageo - Meta Abo Brewery Share Company SC (Meta Brewery’)

SAP Controller


External Job Description


Meta Abo Brewery Share Company SC (Meta Brewery’) was acquired in January 2012 by the global giant Diageo PLC. Diageo is a truly global organization with over 28,000 talented people and a presence in 180 countries. Across our 21 markets, our brand portfolio represents our biggest strength, and our biggest passion.  Be it our global giants,local stars or Spirits brands we use our vision, creativity and courage to drive the growth of our products worldwide.  We invent strong brands for today and for the future; upholding the quality of our products and taking personal accountability for both the history and for the future of our brands.

We take our corporate social responsibility very seriously and it is our ultimate goal to have a positive impact in the society we are operating in. As a result of that, we launched our Water of life projects in Ethiopia with our NGO partners on 2009. 

Are you ready to join us on our journey to create history in Ethiopia and beyond?  We would like to welcome you to the Meta/Diageo world of exciting possibilities, a world of celebrating life every day, everywhere.

Purpose of the Role

Making sure that SAP Users are fully trained and equipped to deliver service to markets. Ensure that SAP processes and systems are constantly challenged to identify improvement areas to enable the SAP team to Liberate Business Partners in the most efficient way. 
  • To provide first line support to process team on specific processes and/or applications
  • Liase with Market and Global Process team  on issues relevant to the above processes and/or applications
  • To identify process improvement opportunities
  • To  be focal point for migration activities e.g. User Transformation Testing.
  • To support Procurement in delivering real time, professional administrative activities in SAP leading to a more efficient and effective SAP process.

Top Accountabilities

  • Develop knowledge of process and system (specified in PPM) to be able to provide support for most issues raised by process team
  • Liase with applications support / Global Process team regarding issues which cannot be resolved by themselves
  • Support User Transformation Testing and Knowledge Transfers for system changes / upgrades/ new migrations
  • Identify and drive forward continuous process improvement opportunities
  • Participate / lead process induction for new comers
  • Issue resolution
  • Ensuring that approvers matrix is updated
  • Liaise with Global SAP Support team.
The job holder may be instructed by his/her immediate superior to perform all tasks directly or indirectly related, additional or supplementary to the scope of duties defined in this role profile.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

University or college degree and 2-3 years relevant experience
Work experience
2-3 years SAP, support functions  experience
At least 1 year experience with Diageo
Language skills
English – advanced level
System skills & Knowledge
Knowledge of full scope of SAP transactions
Strong outlook, power point and excel knowledge






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