Course announcements

  • This course has been designed for entry-level procurement consultants who intend to pursue an SAP Associate Certification in SAP ERP Procurement. This course is the first of two courses which cover the most critical procurement and inventory management functions, and configuration requirements you’ll need to know for implementing the SAP MM module. Through lectures and numerous exercises you will receive extensive practice working through many business transactions leading to increased confidence in being able to apply what you have learned, in subsequent projects.

Goals

  • Explain and use the basic functions of external procurement in SAP ERP
  • Make the necessary settings for consumption-based planning
  • Utilize procurement optimization techniques
  • Process invoices and manage discrepancies

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Practical business knowledge of external procurement processes
  • TERP01 SAP ERP Business Process Basics and Navigation
  • TERP40 Purchase-to-Pay Processing in SAP ERP
  • Attention: in this Academy the prerequisites courses TERP01 & TERP40 need SAP ERP 6.0 EhP7 solution release

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 EhP7

Content

  • Procurement Processes
  • Master Data
  • Stock Material Procurement
  • Consumable Material Procurement
  • External Services Procurement
  • Reporting and Analytics
  • Consumption-Based Planning
  • The Planning Run
  • Sources of Supply and Conditions
  • Source Determination
  • Optimized Purchasing
  • Document Release Procedure
  • Specific Procurement Processes
  • Invoice Entry
  • Variances and Invoice Blocks
  • Subsequent Debit/Credit, Delivery Costs, Credit Memos
  • Automated Processes in Invoice Verification
  • GR/IR Account Maintenance