SAP PMO

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Deerfield, IL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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8 - 10 years

Posted 172 days ago

  by    Judy Loeb

This job is no longer available.

SAP PMO Project Manager

Global Consulting company

Green Card holder or US Citizen ONLY

**DO not apply unless you are a green card holder or a us citizen**

Location: Deerfield, IL

**Candidate must be able to start within two weeks without restriction**

 

  • MUST HAVE:  Role will require travel in the future.
  • ** 8+ years with SAP technology and 4+ years with SAP Project Management
  • Agile certified, preferred
  • Experience leading medium to large teams
  • Be familiar with and driving RICEF approach for Interface rationalization and related activities; management and financial reporting

  • Experience with the development of all aspects of the SAP system implementation including, but not limited to, gathering requirements, designing the future state solution, the development objects related to their process scope, as well as supporting testing and post implementation support
  • Experience with Architecture, System Design, Configuration, Customization, Integration and Testing, Production Cutover and Support
  • Experience (hands on) with S/4 HANA, preferred
  • Knowledge of integration points and the order in which these must be executed
  • Experience working with design, implementation, and support of knowledge management solutions and related technologies for collaborative information sharing
  • Experience with gap analysis and strategic roadmap/blueprint development
  • Experience with large Full Life Cycle (FLC) project implementation 
  • Extensive experience within management consulting or consulting services (Big 4 required)
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong executive presence and ability to interact with CxO level
  • Mentors team members in technology, architecture and delivery of applications

Candidates should be flexible / willing to work across this delivery landscape which includes and not limited to Agile Applications Development, Support and Deployment.

 

Applicants for employment in the US must have valid work authorization that does not now and/or will not in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US

This opportunity requires a consultant local to the Deerfield, IL area or someone willing to relocate upon start.

 

Must be highly skilled in PMO related activities and have experience managing large Global SAP Programs. Must have experience working in a client facing role and working with the client and the project management team to identify and clearly communicate project tasks and activities. Ideal candidate is one who is successful in working in a fast paced, results driven environment.

 

  • 8+ years with SAP technology and 4+ years with SAP Project Management
  • Agile certified, preferred
  • Experience leading medium to large teams
  • Provide project leadership and assistance across planning and deployment, finance and risk management, operations transformation, systems integration, and program development
  • Coordinate with the existing SAP PM team to ensure that PMO standard toolkits and methodologies are being adopted and maintained
  • Be familiar with and driving RICEF approach for Interface rationalization and related activities; management and financial reporting
  • Assist in maintaining, and on occasions creating, program milestones, interdependencies and training and communication plans
  • Assist in meeting presentations; may lead meetings with stakeholders to move forward key tasks and escalate significant process bottlenecks, anticipated delays and critical path analysis
  • Manage reporting and resolution of issues, risks and dependencies, proactively identifying potential planning gaps, suggesting mitigations to risks, actions to close issues or complete open items
  • Evaluate organizational readiness in advance of transition events
  • Assist in managing the approach, tools and processes that will be used to support transition events
  • Execute key activities within each integration phase; drive meetings and meeting note generation and open items matrix
  • Interact collaboratively in complex and ever-changing situations, strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge
  • Prefer technical-functional experience with the ability to liaise and interact collaboratively while maintaining strong communication planning and execution skills
  • Demonstrated experience in leading, coordinating large-scale initiatives, particularly merger integration, within accounting and finance operations in large organizations.
  • Ability to discuss and champion the business case for change to a business audience, and then plan and execute solutions that are of recognizable value to the business
  • Excellent communications and facilitation skills to build relationships and foster trust at all organizational levels
  • Good command of Microsoft office suite of tools, strong experience with MS Project, Excel and PowerPoint
$100K - $130K