SAP Project Consultant - Support Job in Canberra, Australia

Requisition ID: 191137

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 80%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

The Project Consultant – Service & Support is responsible for performing a basic function in the Project Management Office of engagement(s), project(s) and/or program(s). This role may include such project roles as Project Team Lead, Project Coordinator for a larger and more strategic project or Project Manager for a small strategic project or operational project.

In the Project Team Lead capacity:

  • Assist the Project or Program PMO as needed by the SAP Project Manager or internal customer

  • Manage a sub-Project group to supervise and represent a team within a large project or program

  • Ensure project success (budgets, schedule, quality and business value)

  • Ensure proper use of methodology, tools and procedures

  • Assist with project coordination, planning and management as well as early escalations

  • Capture project metrics and ensure they are clearly communicated to the project management team

In the Project Manager capacity:

S/he is responsible for managing the project throughout its lifecycle applying skills learned as a Project Team Lead or Project Coordinator. S/he is responsible for defining, planning, tracking and managing the project in accordance with the project management methodology practices. S/he would identify required resources and collaborate with the Sponsor to set the direction required to meet the project objectives. In that capacity:

  • Participate in the project initiation and planning activities and manage the execution or projects according to the plan

  • Manage communications to internal and external stakeholders with input and guidance from the Sponsor

  • Lead the project team members by communicating what needs to happen and holding the team accountable for delivering on objectives

  • Identifying risks or issues and developing mitigation options for consideration/decision making by the Sponsor in order to maintain project momentum.

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now .

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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