Senior Project Manager – SAP

2018.10.17. | Budapest

Introduction

On behalf of our prestigious partner we are looking for a SAP Senior Project Manager who will be responsible for a team of PMs and the project plans of larger SAP implementation in the EMEA region.

Function

• Plan, control and execute project requirements following th prescribed process (ProLaunch and PMBOK) to ensure business objectives are met.

• 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.

• Providing project leadership by adhering to standard departmental policies, processes and documentation guidelines for project delivery

• Defining and communicating roles and responsibilities for project team members – functional and technical

• Developing project plans including detailing work breakdown structures and critical path

• Working with customers and technical resources to develop project schedule and detailed cost breakdowns

• Performing risk management planning, risk identification and mitigation planning

• Ensuring sign-off on all major system deliverables by stakeholders

• Developing communication strategies and leading communications with mid-level or first line leaders and key stakeholders

• Monitoring and reporting on schedule and budget variances

• Ensuring quality delivery of team member tasks in accordance to the plan

• Developing communication strategies and leading communications with senior executives (VP, Directors and Officers) and key stakeholders globally.

• Managing third party suppliers.

• Directing the work of a large scale team of IT and functional resources.

Requirements

• 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.

• PMP certificate

• Successfully led major SAP enterprise system implementations, preferably in large, multi-national organizations.

Offer

• Work in a dynamic, multinational organization

• Competitive salary package

Information

Ungvári Borbála +3618839860

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