SAP S4 Hana Programme Manager

Manager ~ SAP
SAP S4 Senior Programme Manager required in Johannesburg, with experience in SAP S4 Hana implementation projects preferably in the Mining industry. IT related qualification with 5+ years’ experience in large scale SAP S4 Hana Programme Management and working in an Agile environment is required.
Management Duties
  • Project Manager/ Programme Manager/Director for S4Hana implementation.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the SAP programme is delivered within scope, quality, time, and budget requirements.
  • Managing a portfolio of Project managers and Implementation partners.
  • Managing Client and Stakeholder relationships at Programme level on Steerco meetings
  • Providing leadership and project feedback to project team and the client in an SAP environment.
  • Manage expectations of the Client, Stakeholders, and global business partners.
  • Managing project planning and scheduling. (Plan and Actuals).
  • Ensure the effective use of Project Management tools to drive Risk Management, Issue Management, Documenting Variation Orders, Assumptions and Decisions.
  • Present formal presentations and executive summaries to senior management to provide recommendations and status updates.
  • Establish scope, Programme Governance, Project planning, Project Risk management, Project execution, Testing, Cutover and Stakeholder management.
  • Advising clients on project governance and best practices.
  • Developing work plans and co-ordinating the activities of the project teams.
  • Working with the client in dedicated workshops to determine project definition and business requirements including legislative requirements.
  • Responsible for creation of detailed project plan in MS Project using Agile methodology.
  • Effective Scope management throughout the Programme.
  • Identify project risks and develop risk mitigation plans.
  • Convey and report status to executives, global business partners and all other key stakeholders.
  • Tertiary qualification preferred.
  • Experience with S4 implementation Project (Heavy industry / Mining Industry)
  • The implementation is only expected next year but with planning activities due this year.
  • The ideal individual would have implemented large scale S4 project across all functional areas.
  • Experience in the mining industry would be preferred.
  • Experience with creation of detailed project plan in MS Project using Agile methodology.
  • Excellent communications and presentation skills.
The company offers very competitive salaries.
Only apply if you have the relevant experience!
If you have what is required, then please apply with your comprehensive CV and a skills matrix.
SAP S4 Hana Programme Manager