Information Systems Project Manager - Stevenage

Project Management
Ref: 1207 Date Posted: Friday 14 Jan 2022
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Information Systems Project Manager
Location:          Stevenage
Salary:              £45,000 to £50,000 P/A + benefits (Bonus, Pension & more)
We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an Information Systems Project Manager, working for a world class technical engineering company, who are and growing year on year. The business is currently working on a migration strategy to move from its current SAP ECC6 systems to S/4 Hana across the Group. This strategy will impact on a number of Domain areas including Procurement & Supply Chain, providing an opportunity to review its use of existing tools and determine a roadmap to provide best in class tools for business users.
To assist this process in the UK, they are seeking an Information Systems Project Manager with experience in the Procurement & Supply Chain area.
Information Systems Project Manager key activities
  • Deliver Information Systems projects to agreed, time, budget and scope. Projects are mainly related to Procurement & Supply Chain domain, but may also be for other domains such as Finance.
  • Work closely with the IS Procurement Domain Manager based in France, provide monthly management status report for all projects
  • Represent UK requirement for the Procurement & Supply Chain roadmap and projects.
  • Initiate and formulate scope, define, and deliver business case and obtain budget for UK activities.
  • Execute and deploy proven deliverables, handover to operations and close down project.
  • Work closely with the IM outsourced Project Managers to ensure efficient roll-out of projects.
  • Manage cross-functional internal teams, external consultancies, service providers and software vendors.
Information Systems Project Manager skills and qualifications required:
  • Functional understanding of Procurement & Supply Chain processes, knowledge of Procurement & Supply Chain tools in particular SAP MM/LE/SD is required. Knowledge on Ivalua will be a plus.
  • Leadership skills - managing project teams in a matrix organisation including a number of Service Providers and Vendors; and representing UK requirement at international level.
  • Experience delivering a range of projects from small change to large information, track record of successful project management - delivering projects to time, budget and scope.
  • Demonstrate experience of using project management methodologies.
  • Good communication and presentation skills - capable of engaging at both director level, all users and with technical resources.
  • Desirable: Ideally worked in a multinational environment - specifically Europe
  • You will need to be eligible for SC level UK Security Clearance.
This is an excellent opportunity for you to secure a rewarding and challenging project manager role with a company that offers excellent career and development opportunities, a fantastic working environment and a highly competitive benefits package.
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