Cummins Inc. Senior SAP Project Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana
Senior SAP Project Manager
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Cummins is hiring for a Senior SAP Project Manager with functional experience using SAP S/4 HANA platform.
Scope of the role will include;
Manages the project management activities for assigned functional areas. Coordinates, prioritizes, negotiates, and manages the execution of all assigned projects and contracts. Leads the analysis, project identification, , budget, communication, and integration.
Collaborates with business management to identify short and long-term projects to be undertaken; performs feasibility needs analysis to determine project timelines; manages the analysis, project identification, design, budget, communication, and integration of project plans; approves business workflow and project design; assesses business needs, Project Manager capabilities and available project budgets.
Assists Project Managers with project issue resolution.
Monitors the status of all projects on the team; monitors the team's budget; advises Project Managers on the design and development of project plans and timelines.
Helps Project Managers assess project risk through use of quality tools; coaches Project Managers in alternatives, solutions, and change management approaches.
Ensures that Project Managers leverage experience of cross-functional resources and resources external to the project team; reviews project documentation.
Monitors project success measures and understands the status of specific projects and assignments.
Manages the project managers; delegates project assignments based on availability, ability, and developmental needs; provides developmental feedback to team members; coaches other Project Managers in managing teams.
Significant relevant experience, including supervisory experience, required.
Knowledge of SAP Activate and Agile Delivery methodology and best business practices is essential.
Scrum Master experience on an Agile team is essential.
PMP certification and experience with SAP Data Services is desirable.
Minimum of 3-5 years of broad and in-depth understanding and hands-on Techno/Functional expertise in multiple SAP modules with SAP S/4 HANA 1709 or higher is required.
Working knowledge of SAP architecture, program and practices, along with strong communication and problem-solving skills, are all required to effectively coach business and solution architects and analysts.
7 to 10 years of experience working across business and IT with strong project management experience that involves implementation of SAP ERP solutions
Must have worked with SAP S/4 HANA projects and phased implementations globally at major multi-national industries and led high-priority projects in an Agile manner.
Ability to showcase at least 2-3 successful implementations of SAP S/4 HANA projects in mid-size industries and 1 implementation in a large size manufacturing industry will be a distinguishing factor for the ideal candidate.
Should have experience in managing partnership with third-party system integrators and service providers in a project implementation.
Change Management - Applies the Cummins structured process and tool set for engaging individuals and organizations through change to achieve and sustain business results and outcomes.
Project Management - Establishes and maintains the "Balanced Triangle" of Scope, Schedule and Resources for a temporary effort (a "project").
Business insight - Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization’s goals.
Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
Financial acumen - Interpreting and applying understanding of key financial indicators to make better business decisions.
Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Balances stakeholders - Anticipating and balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders.
Directs work - Providing direction, delegating, and removing obstacles to get work done.
Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
Manages conflict - Handling conflict situations effectively, with a minimum of noise.
Builds effective teams - Building strong-identity teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals.
Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree required.
This position has the potential to be remote in the United States
Compensation and Benefits
Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.
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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Job SYSTEMS/INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Primary Location United States-Indiana-Indianapolis-US, IN, Indianapolis, Cummins DBU Headquarters
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Jun 30, 2020, 9:23:25 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 2000011T