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As SGS's Enterprise systems program manager, you will report to the Finance Information Systems Program Director and be responsible for planning and managing the accelerated implementation and rollout of Enterprise Systems as determined by the priorities of the Finance Transformation Program.


You will:

  • Develop and deliver an overall project plan to deploy Oracle modules for multiple countries in a region at an accelerated rate in line with finance transformation benefits realization objectives.
  • Manage a mid sized program team (10-15 people) from multiple departments.

  • Work with GPO’s and senior business management to progress the resolution of design issues and ensure the project stays on track.

  • Manage the relationship between the program, corporate and regional executives (Regional CFO, COO and Regional LOB managers) during course of the various implementations

  • Work with solution delivery managers to ensure alignment with SGS enterprise system common design.

  • Manage and control change based on alignment to agreed implementation approaches, guidelines, requirements and constraints.

  • Monitor and report on the progress and performance of the program and projects including ensuring that deliverables are completed and that budgets and timelines are adhered-to.

  • Work with IT Finance to implement program financial management including budgeting, forecasting and tracking.

  • Set up, schedule and facilitate program governance meetings.

  • Liaise with third parties from ERP vendor and other partners involved in the implementations.

We expect the ideal candidate to have:

  • Min BSc. in Information technology, computer science, business, finance economics or related fields.
  • 8-10 years of experience in managing complex IT solution implementation projects.
  • Oracle E Business Suite platform implementation project experience.
  • Strong project management experience.
  • Experience in working at senior management level with c level Stakeholders
  • Mastery of the functional side of the Oracle Financial Modules. Functional knowledge of some other Oracle modules like projects is a significant plus.
  • Familiarity with testing, inspection and certification business

We are looking for the following skills:

  • High level written and verbal communication skills
  • Ease with Program Management
  • Excellent Stakeholder management
  • Resource management
  • Ability to motivate and influence superiors, peers and subordinates
  • Ability to think on your feet and to works well under pressure
  • Willingness to travel up to 60% of the time.
  • Fluency in English. knowledge of French would be a plus
  • Deep knowledge / experience with business analysis



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