Job Description :
This is a position of influence, negotiation and expectation management:
Maintains complete autonomy for the management of the business project to meet the needs of the business, as outlined in the business case and articulated by the steering committee
Coaches and mentors project team members
Maintains and controls the project budget, schedule and resources
Responsible for project planning, resource allocation, steering committee leadership and team organizational structure management
Responsible for project communications
Manages project scope, risk and issue resolution
Responsible for quality of project deliverables
Responsible for ensuring that the project can deliver the benefits outlined in the business case and that it meets the reasonable expectations of end users

Primary Contacts
Line-of-business managers for business users affected by the project
IT line managers for all IT associates involved in the selection, design, implementation, rollout and/or update of business applications
Business stakeholders
Heads of governance bodies needed to make the necessary decisions
Hardware, software and service vendors

Job Requirements
Bachelor''s degree in business administration, information systems, or related field. MBA a plus.
10 to 15 years of IT and industry related experience with large, global organizations. A minimum of 8 years in a project management role, managing medium to large global teams.
Experience managing medium to large SAP projects is a plus.
Experience working as a project manager in Manufacturing and/or Chemical companies.
SAP Supply Chain or other SAP Domain experience a plus, (SAP MDM, SAP R/3, BW, APO, SRM modules, S&OP
Project Management certification; PMP certification from the Project Management Institute preferred.

Client : Confidential