Cantel Medical

Sr Business Systems Manager, Supply Chain

Location US-MN-Maple Grove
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Information Technology

Company Overview



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Job Overview

Cantel Medical has an exciting opportunity in our Information Technology group. We are looking for a Business Systems Manager, Supply Chain to join our growing team and provide support for our upcoming SAP deployment. This position acts as the primary liaison between Information Technology and the Supply Chain organization. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, be detail oriented, able to work in a team environment and independently, and have the ability to solve complex problems. You will be Business-Value-Focused working closely with technical experts to deliver an optimized systems solution. You will lead a team of Business Analysts with function-specific goals and deliverables.

Main Responsibilities

  • Provide functional leadership for the Information Technology operations that support Supply Chain
  • Act as the key liaison across all Divisions and Geographies
  • Develop and maintain relationships with business leaders
  • Develop a deep understanding of business strategy and user needs
  • Establish and manage a list of Supply Chain IT priorities that are consistent with Cantel’s strategic direction
  • Create consensus with other functions as to the timing of various solution implementations and withdrawals
  • Collaborate with Supply Chain management and other IT leaders
  • Develop solution concepts and business cases for new investments needed specifically for Supply Chain operations
  • Perform Business Analysis activities as needed – lead these activities as required by the SAP implementation
  • Identifies and leverages IT synergy potentials across Divisions, countries and functions
  • Possess a broad knowledge of most technical and business resources and use them to effectively coordinate on shared efforts


SAP Implementation

  • Manage required tasks/projects within Supply Chain scope
  • Provide leadership and facilitate rapid decision-making and effective escalation procedures
  • Play Project Manager role for Supply Chain deployment of SAP
    • Lead organization through tactical and transformational changes inherent in the implementation of a new ERP platform (people, processes, technology)
    • Day-to-day leadership of internal and external resources dedicated to Supply Chain
    • Establishes and actively directs the development and maintenance of plan, practices and assignments to identify and contain the occurrence of potential risks that can impede success
    • Implement and lead an effective project change management process
    • Drive development and adherence to standard best practices


IT Leadership

  • Collaborate with Business Systems, Infrastructure and Operations to ensure Supply Chain solution capability with company standards
  • Contribute leadership to successful implementation of projects, especially large enterprise systems as well an ongoing releases
  • Continually focus on opportunities to improve internal processes
  • Manage user training



The ideal candidate will have 5+ years business experience within their specific Functional Area (Supply Chain,) 8+ years working in a IT Business Analyst capacity (including extensive hands-on experience with SAP) and 3+ years of Management experience.



  • Deep Functional Understanding of Supply Chain processes:
    • MRP
    • Manufacturing
    • Inventory Management
    • Master Data
    • Global Operations
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and manage small to large projects in a cross-functional, global environment
  • Strong relationship and management skills – must possess the ability to interface and influence all levels of the organization across functional and geographic boundaries.  Must be able to effectively present information, persuade and respond to questions from various stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and supporting complex SAP solutions
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, have a strong desire to learn, and be adaptable to a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • Superior organizational, written, and oral communication skills.  Ability to achieve results through influence and persuasion
  • High degree of professionalism and an approach that promotes progress through teamwork in a collaborative environment.  Dynamic personality that is not afraid to challenge others in a professional manner.
  • Team leadership and influence skills to ensure alignment and focus on Company and Department objectives
  • Strong management skills – experienced in organizing, planning and executing large-scale IT projects from vision to implementation involving internal resources, contractors and vendors.  Ability to analyze project needs and determine appropriate resources required to meet objectives
  • Meeting and task facilitation skills – ability to take the lead and guide
  • Negotiation and conflict resolution as challenges arise
  • Proven ability to create, articulate and execute strategies aligned to company objectives
  • Deliver value through: realization of benefits, avoidance of cost, identification of new opportunities
  • Organizational awareness
  • Rapport building - – ability to establish trust and credibility
  • Responsible for ensuring that IT controls are implemented and maintained




Bachelor’s Degree required, Masters in related field preferred

Minimum Qualifications

Cantel Medical company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities as well as other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin or other protected class status.


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