Head of SAP Practice / Windsor / £80k plus bens

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of SAP Practice / Windsor / £80k plus bens My client, a proven market leader has an exciting opportunity for a Head of SAP Practice to join their expanding team working on cutting edge SAP programmes in Windsor. The Head of SAP Practice - Group ERP and Payroll will lead the ERP and Payroll functional/technical team and will be accountable and responsible for - Delivering functional changes and fixes into production, operating a devops model through mixed sourcing - internal or partners through internal development, fixed price, CBP and incident bundling model. - Development and support for all Group ERP and Payroll solutions in SAP Payroll (UK and NA) and SAP IS-Oil - Driving standards and customisation in adherence to Digital Enterprise Systems SAP strategy. - Managing their operational queues in adherence to the Digital Enterprise Systems operations SLA's, KPI's and operational process. - Practice locations will not be confined to a specific location but bulk of the team will be spread between UK and NA. - Representing the development and support function in scoping, shaping and delivering business solutions and projects within Digital Enterprise Systems - Identifying synergies across the development and support area and develop approaches for reducing cost, risk and timescales for delivery and operational fixes The Person - Leadership of development and support teams - Strong prioritisation skills - Extensive experience in managing large SAP teams. - Extensive experience in IT. - Excellent people management and interpersonal skills driving outstanding performance, through coaching, motivating, energising and inspiring team members - Excellent communication, influencing and relationship building skills. - Ability to work effectively across matrix organisation structures - Technical Experience in key domains like ERP and payroll (UK and NA specifics) and SAP modules like SAP Payroll and SAP IS-Oil - Knowledge of application life cycle management, middleware, synchronisation and security frameworks - Professional with substantial work experience and significant functional and technical expertise/education or ability to manage operations, particularly for the SAP landscape, the specific modules like SAP Payroll and SAP IS-Oil being desireable - Managing large SAP teams. - Experience within Utilities/Finance/ Telco - Wider technical and functional knowledge in utilities/Finance/telco domains and business stakeholder management
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