SAP Business Analyst - Mechelen,BE

Job description

Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Basel) and in US, Boston.


We’re in the business of changing lives.  In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before.   In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities.  We want to challenge the impossible.  We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters.  Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class.  In other words, we need you : The ‘make-it-happeners’. 


We are looking for a SAP Business analyst


Scope of the job


Within SAP team, we are looking for young professionals willing to grow within the SAP Business Analysis field. As business analyst, you translate business requirements into a functional analysis leading to a state of the art solution. As part of the role, you will :

  • Be the IT counterpart of the Business Process Owner
  • Provide expertise in your domain and actively participate in the SAP implementation
  • Participate in integration work-shops during Business Blue Print (BBP) phase, closely follow-up the realization, assimilation and go-live phases of projects
  • Produce / update the BBP within a specific domain
  • Interact with the implementation team
  • Realize and document approved evolutions
  • Roll-out developed solutions in our plants
  • Solve possible bugs and instabilities of the implemented solution



Who are you ?

  • You have master degree (IT, Economics…) or equivalent through experience
  • You have a strong interest for the industry sector, and are able to understand and describe its processes
  • You have 4 to 10 years in using SAP (S4 Hana), FI/CO and supply chain related modules, and are eager to learn new functionalities to grow within the organization
  • Team player, you have already shown your ability to work successfully in culturally diverse environments.
  • Excellent written, verbal and collaboration skills, in English as a pre-requisite. Any other national language is a plus
  • You have the ability to find innovative ways to resolve problems, keeping a positive mind set and always looking at the bigger picture. 


What’s in it for you ?


You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company.  As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful.  At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.

We are Galapagos : together we can make it happen…!