Senior SAP Project Manager

Job Category:
Project Manager
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Central Dublin
Dublin City Centre
Salary Description:
Aspira Ltd
Job Ref:

Aspira is currently looking for a Senior SAP Project Manager to join us on a 12- month contract with immediate start. The role focuses on managing the set-up and delivery of a number of projects for the business units. Scope: * Ensure the successful delivery of projects to plan and within budget, while ensuring that the deliverables meet the underlying business case. * Lead and manage project teams from Initiation through Go-live and transition to BAU. Particular focus on establishing appropriate governance structures at the outset of the project. * Early identification of the key performance measures to manage the project and instil a rigorous set of interim checkpoints to ensure successful project outcomes * Create and manage project plans ensuring appropriate feedback and buy-in from all functional groups. * Proactively assess project issues and facilitate mitigation plan to ensure project success. * Present status updates and report on potential issues and mitigation plans to steering group. Qualifications: * Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant discipline. Skills & Experience: * At least ten years' experience of successfully managing complex, business-facing projects, both IT and non-IT, involving significant business change. * SAP Project Management experience essential * Able to act as business change manager as well as project manager. * In-depth knowledge and practical experience of best-practice project management methods. PMP certification an advantage. * Experienced in managing projects in a matrix organisational structure * Experience of dealing with and managing third-party consultants in a project implementation. * Strong people management skills. * Strong analysis, problem resolution, judgment and decision-making skills. * Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. * Experienced in managing project budgetary requirements and constraints. * Experience in addressing key business issues with IT solutions. * Commercially focused. Competencies: * Ability to display a high degree of professionalism in dealing with senior management and users. * The energy, enthusiasm and drive to make it happen. * A team player who has the ability to motivate others, making it fun while getting the job done. * Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better. * Ability to lead a cross-functional team working across diverse Business Units in a global landscape. * Comfortable working in an adaptive role and leading others through a series of change management activities. * Ability to succinctly define the AS-IS versus TO-BE status and provide the leadership, direction and team focus to navigate the journey.

Contact Details:
Aspira Ltd
Tel: 021 2352550
Contact: Magdalena Szotek

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