Randstad SAP Project Manager in Humble, Texas

SAP Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Humble, TX

  • salary:$125,000 - $140,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:659912

job description

SAP Project Manager

job summary:

International companies with locations in Houston, adding SAP to new business units. Opportunity to join a well established company investing in technology.

location: Humble, Texas

job type: Permanent

salary: $125,000 - 140,000 per year

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Summary: this position is responsible for the implementation and support of SAP solutions across entities (SAP ECC6, S/4Hana all core modules and other On Premise or Cloud SAP products)

  • Primary responsibility is to ensure SAP implementations meet business expectations on time and budget

  • Responsible of SAP applications lifecycle management as member of the SAP CoE

  • Promote standardization of business processes

  • Apply SAP ASAP and Activate (Waterfall and Agile) project management methodologies

  • Deliver project planning and monitoring, steering committee meetings set up and facilitation

  • Develop and manage the project budget for implementation

  • Plans, tracks, and reports on project activities, including an assessment of critical path activities and status

  • Coordinates project teams and their interdependencies

  • Selection and management of consulting resources

  • Management of technical resources

  • Deliver FIT Gap analysis and localization requirements to ensure legal and tax compliancy

  • Plan, organize and monitor Data migration from legacy systems to SAP, including cutover validation and reconciliation

  • Define testing strategy, procedures and acceptance of the system

  • Define and execute training plans

  • Develop post go-live operations team structure and processes to ensure SLA compliance

  • Stabilization of system during post go-live

  • Responsible for effective communication

qualifications:

  • Project lead experience with minimum 2 SAP life cycle implementations in global multi-national companies

  • 5+ years of hands on Project Management experience for handling complex global projects with large team size (10+) and budget more than $2m

  • Minimum 7 yrs. of functional experience on 1 or more SAP Functional Modules (SAP and PM Certifications are a plus)

  • 5+ years of experience in discrete manufacturing processes in global multi-national companies involving multi

currency and complex inter-company supply chain

  • Ability to manage diversified team located across the region (on shore, off shore, near shore)

  • Ability to multitask under high stress & aggressive timelines

  • Experience working with top management to manage expectations and escalate issues/risks

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, partnering and facilitation skills

  • Ability to lead a functional and technical team of internal and external resources to meet deadlines and deliverables.

  • Ability to learn new technologies, processes and adaptable to changes in timelines and sequences

  • Extensive knowledge of business processes & IT technology (Master in IT, Business Administration and/or Finance are highly recommendable)

skills: Preferred skills: ability to speak foreign languages: Spanish, Portuguese, etc.

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