EMEA - Project Manager
Vistex Inc. - Hoffman Estates, IL

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
  • Manage full-cycle Vistex implementation projects for assigned clients from planning and conception to implementation, testing and Go-Live/Support phase
  • Be responsible for the delivery of the project in time, budget, quality and scope
  • Align implementation strategy and scoping with the clients
  • Understanding in Business processes and system architecture and leading the customer and the project team in the design of business processes
  • Identify key stakeholders and develop existing and new client and partner relationships
  • Manage project issues/risks and client expectations and escalate as needed
  • Manage scope and change requests
  • Provide transparent status reporting both internally and to the client
  • Coach the project team including offshore delivery
  • Assist in building templates, best practices and benchmarks from completed projects
  • Requesting appropriate resource skills required for the projects
  • Manage 1-3 clients at any given time

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in informatics or related studies
  • 5+ years of SAP project management experience
  • Experience in multiple SAP full lifecycle software implementations (preferably in SAP SD/MM projects)
  • Knowledge of Order to Cash & Finance processes
  • Familiar with the ASAP project methodology (or comparable methodologies for SAP projects)
  • Experience in working with nearshore/offshore delivery models
  • Independent thinking with keen problem solving skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing schedules and multiple work plans
  • Strong moderator capabilities
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to learn new software quickly
  • Knowledge of Vistex software is a plus
  • Experience working with Big 4 or other large consulting firms a plus
  • Excellent English language skills (both written and spoken), additional languages (German, French, Spanish, other) extremely advantageous
  • Willingness to travel 100%

How to Apply:
All eligible candidates should submit their resumes to jobs.EMEA@vistex.com . Please put “Project Manager EMEA” in the subject line of the email.