SAP Senior Project Manager Job in Melbourne, Australia

Requisition ID: 150236

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 50%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

The Project Manager is responsible for the overall management of projects throughout their lifecycle. They are responsible for defining, planning, tracking and managing the project, for identifying key resources and providing the direction they require in order meeting project objectives. The Project Manager provides leadership to cross-functional teams responsible for delivering defined project outputs to time, budget and project quality criteria. They also 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.

The Project Manager may be asked to assists during the Opportunity Management Phase of the customer engagement by providing input into the proposal or completing specific proposal deliverables - especially in the area of delivery model, project structure, organization, scoping, estimation and risk assessment.

The Project Manager has ability to manage projects that require coordination of work between various parties like third party sub-contractors, SAP Custom Development, SAP Global Consulting Delivery, SLO, Cloud Delivery (including HEC), CoE, and SAP Support organization.

Key Areas of Responsibility and Tasks

  • Opportunity Management

  • Delivery

  • Coaching & Mentoring

  • Knowledge Management

  • Industry and Solution Experience

Experience & Requirements

Functional Experience

  • 15 years of project management experience in project implementations using formal project management methodology, techniques and tools.

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Executive presence

  • Ability to work at CxO level

  • Demonstrated experience in teambuilding and leading teams.

  • Demonstrated expertise in creating and maintaining project deliverables such as, project charter, project management plan, status reports, project timesheets, communications plan, budget and schedule.

  • Demonstrated experience in managing issues, scope and quality while bring projects to successful completion within the cost and time requirements.

Management and Leadership Experience

  • Management experience in managing small to medium size teams or organizations

  • Management experience of medium size multilayered team is desirable

  • Management of remote resources (global delivery or distributed organization) is a plus

  • P&L of LoB in small to medium size organization is desirable

  • Strong leadership and people management skills are desirable

  • Experience leading in matrix organization without formal authority is a plus

Education

Required undergraduate university degree, preferably in commerce, engineering, information technologies or equivalent training and job experience

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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