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Creation Date:
Expiry Date: 2013/05/05
Ref. JB2115351

SAP Program Manager
Cognizant Technology Solutions

Job Description

Key Responsibilities of the job:
We are looking for an experienced Senior Program Manager to be part of the SAP UK/I Practice at Cognizant and an active member of the Strategic Programs Group. The ideal candidate possesses good client relationship & stakeholder management skills and should be able to influence decision making with experience of managing complex projects/programs. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills is a must.

The candidate should be able to undertake the below responsibilities:
• Management and delivery of large SAP programs for our key customer accounts
• Own all aspects of delivery including; budget, quality, customer satisfaction and solution assurance.
• Ensure related resource planning, deliverable and team expectations
• To work with Cognizant’s customers to analyse business requirements and manage delivery of SAP based solutions and projects.
• Work extensively with onsite/offshore teams to ensure delivery as per Cognizant’s standards


Skills & Experience
The Ideal candidate should have worked extensively in managing large scale SAP programs and have experience of working with a recognized SAP Consulting Partner for a significant period of their career along with exposure to the on-site/off-shore delivery model.

The ideal candidate should possess below skills and experience.
• Demonstrable experience in SAP, specializing in SAP Program Management
• Extensive experience in people management, issue management and resolution, governance and controls
• Detailed understanding of SAP Eco System
• Manage strategic, operational and financial aspects of SAP project delivery.
• Manage client interaction and expectations
• Ability and experience to grow teams within a project / customer environment.
• Excellent knowledge of relevant project management methodologies

Job Details

  • Job Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Company Industry: Computer/Software
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Information Technology
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Manages Others: Yes
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Management
  • Years of Experience: Min: 15 Max: 20
  • Residence Location: Saudi Arabia
  • Gender: Male
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree