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SAP Project Manager Finance (Remote, based in Spain)

Avanda Group AG

Posted on Jul 20, 2022 by Avanda Group AG

Not Specified, Spain
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Taxera is a SAP Partner company. Taxera developed a global Indirect Tax platform in the cloud that integrates with SAP and also work with multinationals on their SAP Finance/Tax Digital transformation projects.

To support the growth of the organization, we are now looking to hire a SAP Project Manager Finance based in Spain on a permanent or contract basis exceptional talents in our newly created hubs.

You will be exposed to not only their internal S/4 system but also have the opportunity to work on daily basis with the latest technology that they run internally on the SAP Cloud Platform such as: BTP, Fiori, SAP Analytics Cloud, CPI and others.

As the platform develops and gets more traction you will want to give to clients the best customer experience.

As a SAP Project Manager Finance you will be responsible for the overall management of projects. You will join a team of like-minded professionals.


  • Responsible for defining, planning, tracking and managing the project, for identifying key resources and providing the direction they require in order meeting project objectives
  • Provides leadership to cross-functional teams responsible for delivering defined project outputs to time, budget and project quality criteria
  • Ensure adherence to project management methodology practices, provide team coaching, evaluate the performance of team members and reinforce the enterprise knowledge management through the collection and communication of lessons learned.
  • Evaluate complex situations accurately and identify viable solutions that create successful outcome for the customer
  • Manage relationship with project stakeholders, including internal and external clients, keeping stakeholders informed of progress and issues in order to manage expectations on all project requirements and deliverables
  • Manage and communicate a clear vision of the project's objectives, and motivate the project team to achieve them
  • Ensure proper use of methodology, tools and procedures
  • Manage the financial aspects of the project: budgeting and estimate to actual variance
  • Ensure quality forecasting is conducted to understand accurate financial position
  • Analyze risk, establish contingency plans ad identify trigger events and responsibilities for initiating mitigating action
  • Conduct the project planning activities SAP Cross-LoB and manage the execution of large scale, high risk, or strategic projects according to plan (Opportunity Management, Initiating to Closing )
  • Manage project stakeholder satisfaction to position and secure customer reference and success story
  • Perform Project Management Reviews and mentor project managers on project management methodology, standards and processes
  • Coach to clarify assignments and deliverables to project team. Review quality of work and manage integration of team members' work. Provide performance input to project team members' functional management
  • Takes responsibility from time to time as team lead and supports respective line manager(s) in people development tasks
  • Maintain project documentation and updates to relevant knowledge management bases; analyze lessons learned and share with the organization's project management community
  • Participate in the development of project management best practices


  • A clear vision of what determines a successful project for the customer and for the enterprise
  • Knowledge of and competency in project management processes including planning tasks, resource allocation, risk management, time management, financial management, HR management, quality management, monitoring and reporting, documenting and record keeping
  • Adaptability and flexibility to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity and change
  • Excellent understanding of SAP solutions and of the consulting business processes and functions
  • Highly developed business acumen
  • Liaison and consultative skills: negotiating skills within a context of high political sensitivity and conflicting interests
  • Strong writing, mentoring, decision making, communication, and meeting facilitation skills; ability to utilize a combination of formal authority and persuasion skill sets
  • Knowledge of the strategic and operational issues of project management
  • Strong leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills; the ability to work well with people from different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience; competence in clear concise and tactful communication with Senior Executive management, clients, peers and team members
  • Fluent in English
  • PMP OR Prince2 certification and/or other project management certifications are additional benefit
  • Position SAP Activate (and relevant variants) as the delivery methodology
  • More than 5 years of project management experience in large scale, high risk, or strategic projects
  • Some international implementation experience required

We offer an excellent package with the further development potential upside on the compensation as the company grows and that you take larger role.

Reference: 1674379854

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