Reed Global - Europe is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

On behalf of our partner we are looking for a

SAP Implementation Manager

Responsibility:

  • Plan, control and execute project requirements.
  • Work with Resource Managers to staff projects.
  • Define and communicate roles for project team members (functional-technical).
  • Establish project budget, track spend and communicate current and project burn rates.
  • Work with customers and technical resources to develop project plans, detailing work break down structures and critical path.
  • Ensure that requirements are contained within defined scope.
  • Perform risk management planning, risk identification and mitigation.
  • Manage customer and external supplier deliverables.
  • Develop communication strategies and lead communications with key stakeholders.
  • Document and drive issues through resolution, escalating to customer, supplier and IT management as necessary.
  • Involves working in a highly matrix organization spanning domestic and international locations.
  • Perform vendor management and contract negotiations and reviews.
  • Involves complex process and organizational change management.
  • Focus is primarily on large scale regional and transformational SAP projects in a matrixed international environment with senior leadership being the primary stakeholders.

Dimensions:

  • On-time delivery of projects on or before due date. On-budget delivery +/- 10%
  • Zero Early Life Failures
  • Project Survey Scores
  • Delivery Scores on the Stakeholder Survey (needs reviewed)
  • Leading resources on projects that are not direct reports - matrix organization (10+)
  • Manage full SAP Implementation projects more than $100K in expense labour and less than $2 million dollars in total capital
  • Projects range between 9 - 18 months
  • Team size exceeding 20 resources
  • Projects may involve third party implementation partners

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of 7 years' Project Management experience
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)
  • Generally 25% travel. Up to 50% travel during peak project times (workshops, go-live, etc.) Travel will generally stay within EMEA but could include an occasional trip to the US.

Preferred:

  • Master's Degree
  • PMP certificate
  • Successfully led major SAP enterprise system implementations, preferably in large, multi-national organizations.

Level of Analysis & Business Acumen

  • Advanced understanding of the overall business or function funding the initiative(s)
  • May be a SME in one or more areas
  • Advanced understanding of organizational structure (business and IT)
  • Intermediate understanding of the business and IT Strat Plan
  • Intermediate to an advanced understanding of some of the business processes

Level of Systems and IT Knowledge

  • Advanced to SME understanding of some of company key application(s) and/or IT Infrastructure.
  • May be a SME in one or more technologies
  • Intermediate to Advanced understanding of integration and impact points of involved systems globally for a division or function.
  • Is able to understand the integration and interdependencies between projects
  • Basic to Intermediate technical knowledge and solid understanding of computer hardware and software, data management, application programming, data communications, operating systems, utilities and data security

we offer

  • Highly challenging and rewarding environment
  • A chance to investigate the newest technological trends
  • The ability to impact the business, you can make a difference
  • A chance to join an international team

Sector(s):

  • IT Development
  • Project Management
  • IT Operation, Telecommunication
  • Corporate Management System, SAP
  • Project Management
  • Full time

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English - intermediate / communication

Job location:

Budapest

How to apply/ contact information:

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