Project Manager, SAP Cloud Service Centre -Galway

Location
Galway
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Closes
17 Jan 2017
Ref
MPSAP102
Contact
Denise Ryan
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full-time
Please note, this is a temporary contract role for which you would be employed by Manpower and working on behalf of our client; SAP.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES:
The Cloud Service Center team enhances cloud based products by designing and developing additional functionality on request. They work with a wide range of SAP cloud based solutions, including C4C, ByD, HCP, C4TE, SuccessFactors and mobile solutions. Additionally, they provide an expert support service in order to enable partners to deliver high quality products to their customers.
As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of software project delivery, closely overseeing each phase over the entire project lifecycle (initiate, plan, execute, control, close).

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS:
*Project planning, execution and management. Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget.
*Perform risk management to minimize project risks.
*Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
*Coordinate internal resources and third parties for the flawless execution of projects.
*Establish and maintain strong working relationships with key project stakeholders. Drive effective project communication and provide exemplary customer service.
*Actively use and develop expert knowledge in SAP Custom Development PM processes, procedures and tools, with particular attention to compliance activities.
*Become familiar with Cloud Service Center KPIs and ensure that project execution is achieved in line with achieving these.
*Report issues and escalate to management if necessary.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
*Bachelor's Degree or above in Information Technology, Computer Science, Business Information Systems or equivalent professional experience
*Experience in a Project Management role a distinct advantage.
*Analytic and problem-solving mindset.
*Fluent English, written and oral, and clear communication skills. German language would be an advantage
*Solid working knowledge of Agile Methodologies
*Ability to multi-task and perform effectively under pressure, working virtually with internal teams and customers
*Excellent customer focus and communication skills, both oral and written


For more information or to apply for this position, please send your CV to saprecruitment@manpower.ie