Job Summary

This role is responsible for managing SAP projects, with the objective of executing the successful project implementation of an Enterprise Management solution in the cloud or on premise.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Reporting Line: DIRECTOR – PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICE


Overall Purpose:

The Project Manager will need to understand customer project objectives and take ownership of contractual requirements defined in the Statement of Work. The Project Manager will manage resources assigned to fulfil those requirements using the PMI implementation methodology, lead implementation planning, control project plan and overall execution. The Project Manager will develop positive relationships with all project stakeholders creating a high level of customer satisfaction, good stakeholder management and help the customer realise expected benefits.


Main Responsibilities:

  1. Management of the delivery schedule and budget to deliver to ensure project delivery is on time and in budget
  2. Management of third party and specialist resources assigned to the project
  3. Leads and manages project and resource schedules assigning and tracking tasks planned for the project team
  4. Project progress tracking
  5. Identifies, manages and mitigates the risks that may impact the project
  6. Complete project weekly status reports and steering committee presentations
  7. Communicates project activities including progress, budget, risks, issues to both client and organisation stake holders
  8. Champion and enforcer of the implementation methodology
  9. Assists with pre-sales project activities and including project estimation, contracts and presentation of project and methodologies to prospective customers
  10. Manages quality of the project deliverables
  11. Positive relationship management with client and key stakeholders
  12. Commercial awareness and excellent negotiation skills


Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Business Information Technology or related field
  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience in Project Management
  • PMP certified or proof of relevant project management training
  • At least 5 SAP implementations as Team Lead
  • S/4 HANA implementation experience
  • SAP Activate Project Manager certification
  • Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Excellent stakeholder lobbying skills
  • Excellent documentation, report writing and presentation skills
  • Competency in MS Project Management Software
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills

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Nairobi
| Full Time |
KSh Confidential
1mo
Nairobi
| Full Time |
KSh 105,001 - 150,000
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