SAP Project Manager - Lutterworth
Would you like to join one of the biggest volume fashion retailers in the UK and be part of delivering a technology enabled Omnichannel transformation programme?
George is starting an exciting journey with the re-engineering of its core supply chain systems to support the expansion and growth of its fashion business. We are looking for a full range of skills and experience to be part of this journey, so come and join us.
The role is expected to be for 12 months and will expand the largest European Fashion data SAP implementation to date and integrate with peripheral end to end supply chain applications. You'll work with multiple technology partners, the worlds biggest retailer Walmart and be at the heart of enabling the future of fashion retail. You'll need to be a self starter, show great passion and depth of experience in your area and energised to meet the challenge.
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join an expanding Programme team at George. You'll report into the Application Design Senior Manager and working alongside the Application Design team as well as the entire programme team. The Project Manager is responsible for the co-ordination of the Application Design tower plan and working with the SAP Programme Manager consolidate into a Programme plan ensuring an integrated deliverable plan. They will work closely with the Delivery Governance team to ensure all deliverables are tracked and completed on time and within budget whilst ensure the RAID is managed effectively
You'll have experience of pulling together large scale design phase project plans for an SAP Programme that include multiple workstreams/value chains. You'll be responsible for building the overall plan, identifying and managing the RAID items and tracking/monitoring the project progress. Accountable for delivering all the relevant phases of the project through strong plan management whilst ensuring all delivery issues are identified and resolved as quickly as possible. As someone with great communication skills you'll be liaising with business owners, other technology project managers and Senior Managers and will have to have a strong ability to deal with ambiguity and evaluate and propose action plans for success. Your attention to detail and strong planning skills will ensure that you are tracking and monitoring progress to milestones. This is an exciting role with the opportunity to support the delivery of a large multi workstream SAP programme for the George business.
- Prince2, PMP or Project Management methodology qualification with a strong Project Management background
- Business and IT transformation experience - SAP Programmes or Retail experience would be a bonus!
- Proven track record of managing cross functional resource
If flexible working is important to you, then look no further! At Asda, we are proud of our culture and our commitment to flexible working. This role is based at Asda House, Leeds with the flexibility to work from home 2-3 days per week
You will also get an excellent benefits package including;-
- 5,700 company car or car allowance plus discretionary company bonus
- Company pension up to 7% matched
- 10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards.
We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be Asda and proud to be themselves.