Sr. Manager SAP Global Technology Architecture

Exciting Permanent Opportunity - Sr. Manager, SAP Global Technology & Architecture - Hybrid

Your new company
our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up, and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people to go home safe every day. Our client is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With 20,000 employees worldwide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world's largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also run a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Lead the team to deliver results
  • Plan and propose strategic initiatives valuable to the organization
  • Delivery of small and medium-size projects in a project manager’s capacity
  • Occasionally lead SWAT teams for quick and faster execution
  • Responsible for an end-to-end delivery in technical and non-technical areas
  • Delivery and managing multiple SAP S/4 technical deliveries
  • This will be the most critical function in the role and will be across the organization, in some cases
  • Drive strategic topics with cross-team collaboration, formulating a hypothesis and selling the solution to complex problems both technical and non-technical
  • Work across leadership team to support and lead new initiatives as a leader and/or as an individual contributor
  • Manage and direct implementations of technology roadmaps, and initiatives, working collaboratively with all parts of the organization to ensure all strategies and solutions implemented meet customer and internal facing business needs, goals and objectives
  • Work with vendors, partners, and project teams to facilitate definition of project scope, goals and deliverables for large system implementations and enhancements
  • Assist with managing the implementation of new technologies and system configurations
  • Manage and oversee the work of third-party providers to ensure activities meets the expectations of the client
  • Explore solutions and find opportunities to improve using existing resources
  • Evaluate known and unknown situations
  • Identify improvement opportunities in processes and technology within SAP S/4 technical services space and deliver results
  • Ensure the right practices and procedures are followed across the project and sustainment landscape
  • Provide direction to the technical and architecture teams on improvements and optimizations
  • Guide and lead partner teams involved in sustainment and projects
  • Follow and ensure compliance towards security and SOX reporting across the landscape
  • Oversee team progress and delivery quality addressing any challenges through collaboration and critical thinking
  • Drive strong team engagement and nurture a great culture
  • Work with cross-functional managers and teams on different initiatives to provide the support necessary for their projects using available resources creatively
  • Lead issues and areas of escalation following collaborative and forward-thinking approach
  • This position is not a pure team manager position, and a major portion will involve both strategic and tactical work in project delivery on a small and medium scale


What you need to do now
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Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Location
Calgary
Specialism
Leadership
Pay
Open - Depending on Experience
Ref:
1104205
Closing date
30 Jan 2023

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jennifer Mackissack, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 6477772654