Principal Project Manager

Cambridge Assessment
c. 70,000
12 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Project Manager Salary: circa 70,000 Location: Cambridge What its about We are looking for a Principal Project Manager with experience ofleading SAP end to end large scale projects. The SAP projects you willmanage will vary greatly in terms of scale and solution types, workingwith a wide range of third party suppliers and stakeholders across thewhole organisation. What youll be doing You will understand business requirements, defining resources andplanning. Key to your success will be your ability to motivate andinspire teams to deliver exceptional results on time and on budget. What were looking for You will be an experienced Principal Project Manager with provendeliverables in driving projects through to successful completions in astate-of-the-art SAP environment. You will be looking for a newopportunity that offers you variety and a bigger challenge. Brilliant leadership, negotiating and influencing skills are important,along with a positive can do approach. You are the kind of person whois always ready to grasp new challenges and take ownership. Experienceof managing project teams through the entire life cycle is essential,alongside first-rate client facing skills and being used to the ASAPmethodology and approach. Essential Experience Experience of 3 or more, SAP end to end large scale projects in theASAP methodology. At least one in a complex customed environment. Experience of an on and off shore model for both Functional andTechnical build Experience of 3 or more of the SAP modules SD, MM, PS, CS, PI, FICOand MRS Desired Experience Knowledge of SAP SLcM Working knowledge of a Service / API integration infrastructure This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and berewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits. Benefits In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a superb range ofbenefits: Generous contributory pension 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary) Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers Cycle scheme Subsidised canteens Support for professional qualifications Who we are Cambridge Assessment is Europe's largest assessment group,incorporating three major awarding bodies. It plays a leading role inresearching, developing and delivering assessment to eight millioncandidates in 170 countries every year. The Group is a department of theUniversity of Cambridge and a not-for-profit organisation. Our 200-strong IT department is an integral and pivotal part of thebusiness, partnering the business in the strategic development ofinnovative applications. As a team, we are enquiring, driven and alwayslooking to create new solutions. Every strand of the organisation andour customers rely on our IT teams expertise and pioneering spirit totake them forward. Work/life balance is important to us here at Cambridge Assessment, andwe offer all our colleagues a range of flexible working options, whichsuit both the business and the employee. So please let us know of anyflexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we cansupport you. The closing date for receipt of applications is 15 November 2017 andinterviews will be held shortly afterwards. To find out more about this role please view the job description or toapply, please upload your covering letter and CV. As part of your recruitment process you will be required to undergo abackground screening. This will be carried out by our selected supplier,Credence Background Screening Limited. CAMBRIDGE ASSESSMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER - provided by Dice FICO, SAP, SAP FI/CO