SAP Project Manager - Indiana United States - 45073

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 45073
Title: SAP Project Manager
Job Location: Indiana - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: $150,000.00 - $165,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: 10% bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

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  • A global company with a family culture and strong core values Competitive compensation package with benefits coverage options
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.)

JOB DESCRIPTION

IT Project Manager

Indiana, United States

POSITION OVERVIEW/DUTIES:

We are looking for a Project Manager that will be focused on business-critical IT projects around economics and a strong focus towards SAP core components as well as other business-related Software implementations combined.

  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Performs project management of defined business application projects
  • Ensures costs, resources, and time Management within projects
  • Ensures that business requirements are translated and implemented during the individual project phases
  • Plans, moderates, and reviews workshops with the relevant stakeholders
  • Supports the management within all aspects of the individual projects
  • Ensures a tight and transparent project controlling
  • Manages and coordinates all internal and external people within the project as outlined in the project charter

CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS:

  • Ability to manage business application projects
  • Ability to manage resources, costs, scope, etc. of assigned projects
  • Ability to create an alignment and interface between management and the project
  • Ability to initialize, prepare, moderate, and supervise meetings and workshops

  REQUIREMENTS:

  • 10 years of project management / Realization of SAP Projects
  • 10 years of profound project management skills
  • International experience (Group/Regional function)
  • Must be able to travel internationally
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, or another related field

Experience required:

  • Strong background in SAP and “go live”
  • Full cycle implementation in global company
  • Working in a matrix organization worldwide – Europe, US, China
  • Traveling at times 70% when travel is more widespread.
  • Person will be responsible for rollouts, workshops at different locations.
  • Training users
  • Will work with Plant Managers, warehouse, sales & distribution, customer service – will need to work with all levels of employees
  • Ability to work with senior management if need to escalate issues
  • The project manager does not have direct reports; however, he is directing the GIT team which consists of appr. 10 internal consultants assigned with 70-100% plus several GIT members from various departments for development, integration and technology assigned as needed. Furthermore, he has works closely with the Business Project Manager as a team. The business members on those projects are appr. 30-40 people
  • We are rolling out SAP ERP (PP,MM,SD,FICO,WM,LO-VC) and BI together and integrated with Salesforce. Any specific knowledge within those modules are beneficial but not necessarily required.

ALSO:

  • A global company with a family culture and strong core values Competitive compensation package with benefits coverage options
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 10 years of project management / Realization of SAP Projects
  • 10 years of profound project management skills
  • International experience (Group/Regional function)
  • Must be able to travel internationally
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, or another related field

Experience required:

  • Strong background in SAP and “go live”
  • Full cycle implementation in global company
  • Working in a matrix organization worldwide – Europe, US, China
  • Traveling at times 70% when travel is more widespread.
  • Person will be responsible for rollouts, workshops at different locations.
  • Training users
  • Will work with Plant Managers, warehouse, sales & distribution, customer service – will need to work with all levels of employees
  • Ability to work with senior management if need to escalate issues

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree