Techno-Functional Project Manager for the firm’s Sourcing and Vendor Management (SVM) Program. You will be responsible for the implementation, delivery and improvements to SaaS based vendor products to support Sourcing & Procurement functions for Sourcing and Vendor Management (SVM) business.
This would also involve, delivery of other SVM related IT projects, coordinating SDLC activities across multiple vendor, business and IT partners.
As senior PM, you build and maintain positive relationships with SVM business leads to understand requirements and work with business analysts, architecture and development resources to implement changes.
He / she will liaise with multiple internal IT teams to drive forward delivery. Team management responsibilities involve working with business analyst and other resources and developing strong partnerships with supplier teams to achieve desired outcomes.
The Project Management activities include scope confirmation, definition of implementation approach, resource planning, budget and actuals tracking, partner and business client management.
A rare chance to create and maintain a professional and sustainable network with the different partners on all seniority levels throughout the various groups involved
We are open to expand the role according to new opportunities or your special capabilities and interests
Business Architect and Domain Expertise in Sourcing and Procurement processes with multi-functional and ERP / Financial experience.
You bring at 10 years of hands-on PM experience with at least 5 years of handling implementation of large scale enterprise IT systems in SVM / Finance domain.
Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Information Technology or related sciences field. Master in Business Administration is a plus
Detailed understanding of project methodologies and lifecycle.
You have excellent track record of handling large IT projects budget, scope, quality & risks with globally distributed teams.
Able to operate in politically meaningful situations.
Experience of communicating directly with and influencing senior partners.
You are proficient with MS Office; MS Project skills required.
Project Management certification is a plus( PMI, PRINCE, etc).
You are an open-minded and empathic teammate with a partnering mindset and an enthusiastic and motivated personality who can navigate across many different IT and business groups to align their priorities and requirements.
Experience with CA Project Portfolio Management tool is desirable
Ms. E. Pöthke-Hohenberger would be happy to receive your application.
Please apply via our Career Portal.