Goals

  • Make selected configurations for the implementation of the Materials Management component of the SAP system

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program / Project Manager
  • User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SCM500 – External Procurement Processes
  • SCM510 – Inventory Management, or
  • Sound knowledge of the processes of external procurement”

Recommended

  • SCM520 – Purchasing
  • Basic knowledge of working with the Implementation Guide”

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 7

Content

  • Solution Manager and Customizing Projects
    • Defining Customizing Projects
  • General Settings
    • Checking Countries and Currencies
    • Defining Units of Measurements
    • Setting Up a Factory Calendar
  • Organizational Units
    • Defining Organizational Units in Materials Management
    • Defining and Assigning Plants
  • Master Data
    • Setting Up Material Master Records
    • Creating Material Types
    • Setting Up Field Selection for Material Master Records
    • Defining Field References for Material Master Records
    • Configuring the Material Master
    • Defining Settings for Vendor Master Records
  • Valuation and Account Assignment
    • Describing Automatic Account Determination
    • Determining the Relevance of Company Codes and Valuation Areas
    • Creating Valuation Classes and Account Category References
    • Setting Up Account Determination for Specific Transactions
    • Subdividing a Transaction with the Account Grouping Code
    • Adjusting Account Determination for Special Cases
    • Adjusting Settings for Split Valuation
  • Purchasing
    • Creating Document Types in Purchasing
    • Using Document Types in Purchasing
    • Creating Account Assignment Categories
    • Adjusting the Screen Layout of Purchasing Documents
    • Defining Text Types and Text Adoption
    • Specifying Texts for Output Processing
    • Controlling the Output of Messages in Purchasing
    • Using Condition Technique for Message Determination
  • Inventory Management
    • Adjusting Settings for Material and Accounting Documents
    • Adjusting Settings for Goods Movements
    • Adjusting the Output of Messages in Inventory Management