Supplier Relationship Management(SRM)

Supplier Relationship Management(SRM)


SAP Supplier Relationship Management (SAP SRM) provides you with innovative methods to coordinate your business processes with your key suppliers and make them more effective. It provides strategic value through sustainable cost savings, contract compliance, and quick time-to-value.

Companies, by focusing on procurement operations as profit centers, forward-looking companies are strengthening supplier relationships and making procurement a more strategic partner in the organization. SAP SRM enables you to optimize your procurement strategy, to work more effectively with your supplier pool, and thus to gain long-term benefits from all your supplier relationships. The SAP Supplier Relationship Management (SAP SRM) application automates, simplifies, and accelerates procure-to-pay processes for goods and services. With SAP SRM you can examine and forecast purchasing behavior, shorten procurement cycles, and work with your partners in real time. This allows you to develop long-term relationships with all those suppliers that have proven themselves to be reliable partners. The efficient processes in SAP SRM enable you to cut down your procurement expenses and to work more intensively with more suppliers than ever before.

After completion of this course, certificate proves that the candidate has a good overall understanding within this consultant profile of the SRM solution, and can apply this knowledge practically in projects under guidance of an experienced consultant. This certificate is the ideal -although not mandatory- prerequisite for the qualification to SRM Application Professional.

Course Contents

Build, implement, configure, model, and troubleshoot solutions
SRM implementation scenarios and ERP integration
(whole) SRM landscape concept
Business value of SAP SRM
Self Service Procurement – Processes
Service Procurement – Processes
Plan Driven Procurement – Processes
Bidding Engine and Auctioning
Supplier Self Services
SAP E-Sourcing, SAP CLM and Spend Analytics Basics
SRM Catalog Concept plus MDM catalog and CCM basics
SRM Server Contract Management
Articulate, explain, describe, and outline solutions
System communication RFC,ALE, N.O. ranges, documents types
Organizational structure and user management
Workflow implementation and features
Master data synchronization
Connecting OCI catalogs
Scenario determination
Possibilities of sourcing transactions and how to configure
Bidding with weighting
Monitoring of documents
Accounting and ERP integration
Processes in Self-Service, Plan-Driven and Service Procurement
BADI concepts
MDM catalog landscape, repositories and technology
Upload of different files and mapping in MDM Import Manager
Manage Data in MDM Data Manager and utilize Workflow
MDM Web UI configuration and OCI interface

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