SAP Program manager - Retail
Posted on May 31, 2021 by Next Ventures Ltd
Our client is looking for an SAP Program Manager with retail experience. This is to deliver an S4 HANA template rollout globally.
The scope of the consultant services is to
Cluster Project Plan including resource plan
Cluster Status Reporting, including Risk & Issues
Country transformation plan, including Comms Change & training to ensure operational readiness
Transition of country finance & procurement services to Global Business Operations team
Prepare, monitor, and drive the implementation plan for the assigned Cluster.
Manage and mitigate all Cluster risk & issues
Define and manage programme resources required for the Cluster deliverables
Accountable for the successful implementation of the template in the assigned country or Cluster as per the Cluster plan
Lead the day-to-day management to deliver a successful implementation on time, on budget and agreed quality as per go live exit criteria.
Manage engagement and transition of local markets to Global Business Operations team
Manage SI delivery and challenge when appropriate
Manage the Business Transformation to ensure business operational readiness to receive the template including change, comms, and training for local country
Flag any potential deviations from agreed timelines or quality levels as per the Governance
First escalation point for the Country or Cluster
Stakeholder management to local country leadership team
Desired knowledge, experience, competence skills etc.
SAP S/4 HANA and Ariba a must, SAP Retail a plus
Ability to drive teams in a diverse international and distributed team a must
Strong communication and decision-making skills - ability to balance conflicting needs a must
Knowledge of multiple project management methodologies
Excellent command of English
Strong stakeholder management across all levels a must
Prince2 Practitioner or equivalent a plus
Senior professional with strong programme management experience large-scale Global Business Transformation programs (min. 10 years).
SAP S4 Hana Implementation experience in large multi-cultural organisations
Global Business Transformation and Change Experience
Global experience of managing and challenging SI delivery
Experience in complex programme environments involving multiple system integrators operating with a global delivery model
Retail sector experience
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