SAP Delivery Manager

SAP Delivery / Project Manager – French Speaking. Remote Home Office. Flexible Start Date: September/October/November 2019. Permanent Job. Salary Up To €80,000 + 15% Bonus + Benefits

Our client is an international software solution provider who currently have a fantastic opportunity for a French speaking Senior SAP Delivery / Project Manager (Chef de projet) to join their growing team. The client provides numerous exciting and challenging projects to work on mainly in the Paris and Northern France regions towards Lille. They provide flexible working conditions, with the possibility to work from home 1 day per week. They offer a competitive remuneration package depending upon experience: between €60,000 – €80,000 gross per annum + 10% bonus + benefits: phone allowance, 26 days holiday, 11 RTT because you will work 40 hrs/week and as part of the collective labour agreement, included are mandatory primes de vacances, pension & medical insurance.

The Delivery Manager will work with customers to successfully deliver projects, follow project management methodology and strengthen client relationships.

• Oversees full-cycle implementation projects for assigned clients from planning and conception to implementation, testing and Go-Live/Support Phase
• Coordinates and coaches the project team including the offshore team members
• Manage project in time, scope, budget and quality or support the customer in managing it
• Define implementation strategy, methodology/templates and scope and aligns with the customer on this
• Understanding Business processes and system architecture in projects and leading the customer and the project team in the design of business processes
• Identify key stakeholders to develop partner relationships and develop existing and new client relations
• Manage project issues/risks and client expectations and escalate as needed
• Drive the decision process at clients
• Manage scope and change requests
• Provide transparent status reporting both internally and to the client
• Assist in building templates, best practices and benchmarks from completed projects
• Requesting appropriate resource skills required for the projects
• Manage 6-9 clients at any given time

• Minimum of 5 years of SAP project management experience
• Experience in multiple SAP full lifecycle software implementations (preferably in SAP SD / MM)
• Knowledge of Order to Cash & Finance processes
• Familiar with the ASAP project methodology (or comparable methodologies for SAP projects)
• Experience in working with nearshore/offshore delivery and with partners
• Independent thinking with keen problem-solving skills
• Ability to adapt to changing schedules and multiple work plans
• Strong moderator capabilities
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
• Ability to learn new software quickly
• Willingness to travel up to 100% (on average you will travel Monday – Thursday. Friday’s are typically remote working from home)

Nice to have:
• Experience working with Big 4 or other large consulting firms a plus

• Must be fluent in both French & English