Job Description :
Job Summary:

Leads and facilitates a project to implement SAP BPC 10 on Hana; responsible for the overall success of the project

to include work with external clients and vendors, as well as internal or infrastructure based

improvements; plans and actively develops the statement of work to include: who requested the project, why the project was

requested, as well as what are the project requirements and scope (such as risks, timelines, and costs of the project)

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

Manages a project to implement SAP BPC 10 on Hana for both the Aflac U.S. and Aflac Japan offices, to include project design, development, implementation, and staffing requirements.

Assesses variances from the project plan, gathers metrics, and develops and implements changes as necessary to ensure that

the project remains within specified scope, time, cost and quality objectives and further define project requirements and


Develops methods, procedures, and quality objectives, including metrics for assessing progress; uses established project

standards, procedures, and quality objectives, sometimes with assistance

Provides the technical project team with constructive feedback pertaining to project performance

Develops and maintains a productive working relationship with project sponsors, vendors, and key clients

Provides work direction and general technical project management to assigned projects, including scheduling, assignment of

work, and review of project efforts to ensure the project meets technical specifications as outlined in the conceptual and detail

design documents

Monitors project milestones, technical status and critical dates to identify potential jeopardy of project schedule; identifies

ways to resolve schedule issues and keep management aware of the situation

Conducts project kickoff meetings, communicating individual roles and project expectations and ensuring that all project

team members have the tools and training required to perform effectively

Conducts formal review with business sponsor at project completion to confirm acceptance and satisfaction

Performs other related duties as required

Education & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in related field, specialized training and at least two years of IT project management experience or an

equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience as a project manager on SAP implementations. Ideally has SAP BPC project experience. Experience with the SAP ASAP project methodology.

Project management and/or Agile Scrum certification (preferred)

At least 10 years of technology experience in the area of software development, business analysis or project management