Requisition ID : 201882
Work Area : Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel : 0 - 10%
Career Status : Management
Employment Type : Regular Full Time
SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done.
Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all.
We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-
run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
ROLE DESCRIPTION :
The Senior Project Manager is responsible for the overall management of multiple projects throughout their lifecycles. The senior Project Manager has the qualifications and business acumen to manage large scale, high risk, strategic projects that span organisational boundaries including multiple business units.
They provide leadership to cross functional teams responsible for delivering defined project outputs to time, budget and project quality criteria.
The Senior Project Manager also ensures adherence to project management methodology practices, provides project manager mentoring, performs Project Reviews and reinforces the enterprise knowledge management through the communication of lessons learned and best practices development.
Executive Management (Customer, SAP and Partner Management)
Program Manager, Client CIO, Project Sponsor, Steering Committee, and Client Project Manager.
Project teams (Customer, SAP and partner resources).
SAP internal support Organization.
SAP Project Management Community.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS :
Leverage relationships with customer executives, middle management, process owners and partners
Work with customers and partners as a key and influential member of their business planning teams to ensure a continuing delivery of outcomes through SAP solution and delivery teams
Lead Quality Assurance engagements on partner lead projects.
Participate in the project presales cycle to build a customer proposal by defining the objectives, scope, methodology, deliverables, estimates and staffing requirements
Ensure proper use of methodology, tools and procedures
Ensure project success (budgets, schedule, quality and business value)
Escalate problems early to those in the account management role
Manage and mitigate project risks
Perform project reviews
Coach project managers and team members
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES :
8+ years of project management experience in large scale, high risk, or strategic projects, involving SAP technology or 3 full cycle projects managed
University degree in engineering or economics
Broad overall knowledge of the SAP solutions and the processes they support.
Willingness to travel
Able to support bid creation and project engineering
PMI certification is an asset
Project management tools knowledge
Fluent in Dutch, French and English
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment apply now.
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and / or mental disabilities.
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