Company Details

Ariba Project Manager

Job ID

: 21065

Location

: New York, NY, USA

Salary

: Not Specified

Job Views

: 245

Posted

: 10-09-2018

Key Skills

Implementation of Ariba. Project Management

Job Description

Job title: Ariba Project Manager

Position type: Contract/Full-time

 

Job Description:

 

  • Lead the delivery of SAP Ariba Projects (SAP Ariba Sourcing, Contracts, Buying and Invoicing Modules) and services as required
    • Experience with SAP Ariba tools and Project Management Methodologies (SAP Activate Methodology). Implementation of Ariba in various projects is a must for this role.
  • At least five years’ experience in managing Ariba projects; assists with project coordination, planning and management
    • Assists with tasks associated with monitoring and controlling the project
    • Monitor the project budget, project team timesheets, and coordinate project billing as needed
    • Works with consultants and managers to ensure the accuracy of project reporting
    • Captures project risks, issues, metrics and ensures that they are clearly communicated to appropriate Customer team members and project team, members

 

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Must have the ability to:
• Work as part of a team, build credible relationships with peers and clients
• Analyze, plan, and execute a variety of tasks
• Multi-task, adapt and function effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with aggressive deadlines
• Quickly learn and effectively apply new knowledge
• Take initiative (self-starter), be result oriented and take on leadership role/responsibilities in the projects
• Work to solve a problem
• Work to be an excellent communicator
•  Maintain training to quickly learn targeted SAP technologies and methodologies.
• Maintain a high degree of customer satisfaction internally and externally in addition to growing and developing referenceable customers.
• Assist in the creation and maintenance of project methodologies, templates, procedures and manuals.
• Assist in the monitoring and controlling of project activities and deliverables through the use of internal and external tracking tools and assist in daily scrum meetings and weekly status reporting.
• Assist in developing process and templates as well as establishing document control procedures.
• Build experience in SAP tools and methodologies addition to customer facing
•  Support project team throughout the lifecycle of the project in the planning, executing and monitoring / controlling of all Ariba project work streams
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EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
• Must be a graduate of an accredited university with a Bachelors or Masters degree in: Business Administration with an emphasis on Project Management, Supply Chain, Finance, Business & Engineering, Information Systems (Technology), Computer Science, Analytics or relevant degree.

  • Must be able to work as a team player, yet have the ability to work independently.
    • Must be analytical and detail oriented.
  • Must be proficient in MS Excel, MS Project, and MS Powerpoint.
  • Must possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills including verbal, written presentation and listening.
    • Must be open to travel.



WORK EXPERIENCE
• 5 years of relevant work experience in a consulting or corporate environment.

• 5 years of experience in change management roles is a plus

Job Category
Other
Employment Types
Contract - W2
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