ERP Project Manager

Posted 23 Nov 2021

Glasgow, Glasgow - United Kingdom

Req Id 235376

Details

 

A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

 


 

An exciting role has arisen to join us as an ERP Program Manager. In this strategic position, you will be responsible for overall Project management of ERP deployment for Process Solutions Services business. 

 

You will be working closely with Implementation partner SMEs, Business SMEs, Master data teams, Operations, Sales, Order Management, IT, Finance, Inventory management and other business functions for SAP deployment per project timelines.

 

Job description: 

  • Developing, implementing, and reviewing both strategic and tactical project planning associated with SAP ERP and APO systems implementation.
  • Coordinating and implementing resources, schedule, structure, internal awareness, and operational aspects of SAP deployment for the UK, Singapore & China sites.
  • Creating and course correcting long term deployment plans throughout the project to align with changing Business and IT needs.
  • Leading and influencing cross functional team members to execute the strategic deployment plan while managing the matrix project team to meet deployment milestones, flag potential deviations from the plan, and identify potential actions to get the project back on track.
  • Acting as a project owner, champion, and spokesperson, helping establish a positive working atmosphere within the organization.
  • Simultaneously managing/supporting several assigned projects and related activities.
  • Coordinate between Implementation partner PM team, Global key users, Local key users, Master data team & master data planners to manage milestone deliverables & flag for course correction.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the manager.

 

Who you are:  

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant discipline. 
  • 4+ years’ experience managing complex business, commercial, operations projects in Life Science or Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience in managing SAP S4 Hana enterprise projects in Life Science or Pharmaceutical industry
  • Excellent fundamental project management skills: planning, organizing, attention to detail, managing competing priorities, analytical and systems thinking. 
  • Executes project management skills such as defining project tasks, plans and resource requirements, demonstrating adherence to global PMO practices and templates, e.g., on-boarding, kickoff meeting, communication plan, standardized/template minutes, agenda, timetables, pre-meetings, project plans, scope documents, risk registers/FMEA, Gantt charts, Work Breakdown Structure.
  • Action oriented, self-motivated, and highly organized with a high-level drive for results and perseverance while always acting in a professional and positive manner with minimal direction
  • Clear communicator with strong ability to influence, lead, and manage a team of diverse stakeholders, including executives
  • Excellent fundamental project management and process improvement skills: planning, organizing, attention to detail, managing competing priorities, analytical and systems thinking. 
  • Preference will be given to candidates with an existing project management certificate (PMI or equivalent).
  • Must already have legal right to work in the United Kingdom.

 

 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com

 


 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

 

Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com

 

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

 

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