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SAP Project Manager

Αθήνα, Αττική 106 71
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At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is the world's largest SAP Partner; we have worked together with SAP for over thirty years and have more than 5,000 satisfied joint customers.
This is your opportunity to join our team in Greece to work on a range of exciting new S/4HANA centric implementation, upgrade and support engagements for a variety of influential and creative global and local organisations and across Europe. Were currently looking for SAP Project Managers for Traditional and Agile based programmes.

Youll be part of an award winning SAP Consulting team, benefiting from world-wide knowledge sharing and leading technology. As a member of our consulting team you will get the chance to work on new implementations, upgrades, and support engagements - working with the latest technology, methods and tools.

At IBM youll find your role has a very unique focus, combining strong project & programme management skills with SAP knowledge and industry experience. We are looking for a professional with SAP project & programme management experience who has the necessary expertise to allow you work independently in the following areas:
  • Management of full life cycle SAP engagements
  • Setting up of project management system and establishment of the PMO structure and governance procedures
  • Take responsibility for the management of scope, timeline, quality and budget / cost
  • Develop and manage an integration project plan, with associated tracking and reporting, as well as the complementary management of Issues, Risks and Organisational Change
  • Oversee implementation of IBM's Ascendant(TM)SAP Methodology (waterfall) or IBM's Ascend (Agile) methodology
  • Oversee integration, testing and cutover management activities, with appropriate use of IBM and 3rd party tools
  • Manage delivery resources in a variety of local, nearshore and offshore centres
  • Manage relationships with key client projects leader and other relevant 3rd party stakeholders

As a Project Manager you will also need the following professional skills:
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively engage with all levels of client and IBM organisations
  • Willing to take on challenges in new areas at new clients
  • Strong drive to develop your skills and to expand your network in the SAP community
  • Ambition and a desire to further develop your project management and leadership skills

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Min of 4 years of in Project Management role on large scale SAP implementation projects. Experience managing team of 20+ staff preferred and delivery of 2 different complete implementation project life cycles
  • Minimum of 8 years experience in SAP Consulting
  • Technical project management experience in complex multi-year program management
  • Demonstrated client management and relationship management skills
  • Ability to work closely with Process Owners and other key stakeholders to communicate progress.
  • Project technical leadership experience on SAP implementation through the entire project life cycle (Preparation, Design/Blueprint, Build/Realisation, Final Prep/Testing/Cut-over, Go-live and Support, Sustainment)
  • Flexible, adaptable, quick learner, self motivated

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Strong process and service industry knowledge and experience in retail sector is an asset

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-28 Expires: 2019-12-29

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