Take full responsibility for the leadership and management of all SAP Finance functional and tech-nical work streams ensuring that all personnel understand their roles and requirements to ensure successful delivery
Responsible for the overall team planning, assignment and control as well as progress on key pro-jects reporting to the management and key business stakeholders
Risk and issue management as well as effective budget management
Oversee and drive change management and be a custodian of continuous improvement regarding organization, processes and the technical platform
To identify and have a good working relationship with all stakeholders and business users involved within the various related SAP Finance focused programs and projects
To work closely with the team members, supporting with tasks as required and ensuring successful delivery
Managing the SAP support organization (including key users) and monitoring service levels and service improvement plans to ensure a stable system and smooth accounting closing
Develop a good collaboration model with vendors and actively manage their performance
Lead the landscape continuous improvement and prepare the ground for the implementation of new SAP modules and implementation of S / 4 HANA
Escalation management in case of deviations
Actively manage the expectations of various stakeholders
Provide direction to the team for an effective delivery and motivates teams to meet their objectives
Actively give input for the ongoing optimization of Schenker’s solution delivery model
Keep abreast of the latest developments in SAP that could benefit the platforms
Profound experience as a senior level SAP manager, team lead, project manager or program man-ager
Relevant SAP Finance experience (including hands-on experience in customizing), namely in FICO, FSCM, LO-AB, GRC and Solution Manager
Experience in further SAP Modules like BW, BPC, SAC as well as SAP Consolidation modules / applications preferred
Experienced or good understanding of migrating / implementing and running SAP Financials on S / 4 Hana for a large organization
Experience in international projects and distributed project teams for large organizations
Strong business and IT acumen. Good understanding of project and application life cycles as well as programming, IT infrastructure, databases and networking
Strong customer service orientation
Strong self-initiative and excellent analytical skills
Fluency in written and spoken English
Willingness to travel (internationally)
Join DB Schenker’s Global Technology, Architecture & Cross-Functional IT team. We are responsible for DB Schenker technology management, Global Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Information Manage-ment, back office automation and digitalization, IT for Schenker Global Business Services, Global HR IT, Global Finance IT and the management of cross functional demands and projects.
We are looking forward to you taking over the responsibility for the management, operations and further development of the global finance application systems based on SAP.
To apply, please send your application and inform us of your possible starting date and salary expectations.
Equal Opportunity Employer At DB Schenker we are proud of our diverse workforce and we are committed in enhancing it further.
Therefore, we welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, age, disability, nationality, religion or sexual orientation.