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SAP EPL Lead

IBM

Introduction At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status re

Introduction

At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities

The Enhanced Project Launch (EPL) Team works to ensure IBM’s Hybrid Agile programs get started successfully. Our dedicated EPL Advisors to help prepare, launch, and continuously improve SAP programs for our clients. Primary focus areas of the EPL team include: Project Delivery, Method Refinement and Asset Development, Tools Development, Sales and Solutioning.

The EPL leader for EMEA will be responsible for supporting the launch of the EPL team including staffing, establishing procedures / ways of working, collaborating with SIH for solutioning EPL into deals, and communicating with the Partners / APs in the field to understand the function of the EPL.

In addition, the EPL leader will be responsible for delivering EPL work for clients including:

  • Working with Project Managers and Team leads to establish an efficient and well-structured PMO
  • Providing Agile training and best practices to our project teams leveraging the latest and greatest methods and tools
  • Provide ongoing support and incremental reviews to make sure projects continue to deliver efficiently and effectively
  • Act as the project’s primary point of contact for all Launch and Hybrid Agile activities
  • Standing up our hybrid agile methodology and training the project team on our approach, assets and tools
  • Conduct MAW, TAW, Agile Training, and initial Sprint Planning
  • Accountable for the completion of all EPL activities on the account
  • Manages the other EPL resources activity on the project
  • Conducts EPL touchpoints and reviews post Launch
  • Harvests project collateral and actuals to continuously improve the EPL offering


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum 5 years SAP consulting experience.
  • Experience with IBM SAP Ascend method and IBM SAP implementation tools including IMPACT.
  • Experience with Hybrid Agile implementation approach.


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

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