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ERP Project Manager (SAP Finance)

Job Title: ERP Project Manager (SAP Finance)
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3104056
Contact Name: Reece Richardson
Job Published: February 17, 2020 09:15

Job Description

Prestigious Australian FMCG Organisation ERP Project Manager required to deliver a greenfield implementation for SAP Finance Modules! You will be required to plan, manage and execute the Business Process and Technology Systems transition/cutover to their SAP. With a focus on working with the stakeholders in Finance and IT to plan and deliver on time and within budget.
What we're looking for you to do:
  • Creation of detailed project charter that clearly defines project goals and objectives, governance structure, and all roles and responsibilities
  • Creation of project plans with defined milestones that identify the project critical path for cutover
  • Identification of project and development of project schedule, resources and/or identification of scheduling conflicts
  • Proactive management of resource load, work breakdown structures, issue/risk tracking and resolution, and project execution
  • Ensure change control processes are in place and adhered to, managing and documenting changes to project scope and impact to plan
  • Communicate with all levels of management and staff relating to project status, issues, and risks
  • Analyse project risks, costs, and benefits and make relevant recommendations to the steering committee and senior management
  • Function as an escalation point to keep all parties aware of overall project impact, facilitating management decisions at the earliest possible time
  • Project Management experience implementing SAP Finance Modules
  • Ability to talk functionally with technical teams to develop project scopes and deliverables
  • Ideally 5+ years of Project Management experience required with a proven track record in managing large scale projects across multiple geographical areas
  • Ability to coordinate projects with an assertive, consultative style
  • Proven experience in creating efficiencies that heavily contribute to multiple projects
  • Experience with projects in multiple technologies, functions and/or industries
  • Must be flexible and able to work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Experience managing geographically distributed and culturally diverse work-groups
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels within the organization
  • Ability to develop presentation materials and deliver presentations to different audiences and levels of management in an effective manner
  • Strong analytic and troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of accounting and financial functions and processes
If you're interested to hear more about this opportunity, apply now. -