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SAP Programme Director


Salary: £80k - 100k per year + bonus + car allowance

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date:

Vacancy Posted: 08-11-2017

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: London, Greater London, England

SAP Programme Director

Based in the heart of West London, our clients Global IT Financial Applications team are looking to hire an experienced SAP Programme Director to take the team forward at a critical time. They are embarking on a critical SAP rollout covering several modules acorss over 20 countries in several continents. You will be tasked with implementing the pre-defined global template to ultimately replace legacy ERP systems.

You will be working closely with the Senior Director as well as several seasoned SAP professionals in order to ensure that this vital project is implemented to perfection.

Core responsibilities will include:

* Plan the delivery of the overall global rollout programme and its key activities
* Provision of programme and project governance to coordinate across multiple projects
* At least 15 years’ experience in SAP delivery (preferably FICO projects)
* Develop a project evaluation framework to ensure experience is built into subsequent phases
* Manage vendor relationships, particularly with the selected Implementation partner
* Strongly advocate adherence to the global template
* Ensure each project is delivered on time and to budget
* Responsible for the overall quality of deliverables
* In consultation with the Senior Director and Implementation partner, recruit well-qualified program staff
* Identify and mitigate risks to the programme or individual projects, ensure the correct elevation of risks to the right level of stakeholders
* Provide regular status reporting to senior stakeholders with recommendations to enhance the quality, increase the speed or reduce the cost of the programme
* Prior experience with designing global templates and deploying global templates preferred
* Educated to Degree level or equivalent
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Apply knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization’s goals
* Broad experience of ‘Big Four’ (or similar) consulting practices and methodologies.
* Demonstrable influencing skills
* Strong content knowledge in programme management
* Self-driven
* Credible and comfortable at Senior Levels

Benefits include:

* Car allowance
* Bonus – up to 10% on Target bonus
* Group Personal Pension Scheme
* Group Life Assurance
* Private Medical Insurance

SAP Programme Director

Due to the volume of applications received for positions it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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