Job Openings Senior SAP Project Manager

About the job Senior SAP Project Manager

Our client is looking for a Senior SAP Project Manager
Permanent OR 12x Month Contract
Cape Town


Knowledge, Skills & Attributes:

·         Ability to resolve problems in a timely manner

·         Ability to communicate technical information and ideas

·         Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment

·         Skilled at leading and coordinating across diverse teams to achieve desired outcomes

·         Ability to define and allocate project tasks, resources and timelines

·         Ability to identify possible risks and issues and resultant mitigation actions

·         Ability to manage multiple projects

·         Ability to determine the scope of new projects

·         Ability to establish credibility and influence key stakeholders at all levels

·         Excellent client-facing and internal & external communication skills

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Qualifications and experience

·         Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study

·         Project Management Certification

·         At least 7+ years relevant experience in delivering large/complex IT projects

·         Technology background with early career- hands on technical experience

·         Experience helping organisations migrate to, build on and optimize their Cloud technology through advisory, delivery planning and implementation

·         Technical/conversational knowledge and track record in delivery of projects in some or all of the following areas:

       o    Application development (SDLC)

       o    SAP related projects across all functional modules

       o    SAP Implementation

       o    Business Intelligence (SAP BW, PowerBI)

       o    Microsoft Azure & Office 365

       o    Virtualisation / cloud platforms 

       o    Datacentre strategy and operations

       o    Backup, storage and disaster recovery

       o    UC & Networking

       o    Security

·         Good understanding of PMBOK/Prince 2 principles and methodologies

·         Experience in Agile software development methodologies i.e. Waterfall, Scrum

·         Must have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis

·         Experience in setting up and managing a Project Management Office