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Job Title SAP Applications Lead
Contract Type Permanent
Location Surrey
Salary DOE
Contact Name Johnny Carnegie - ERP Recruitment Team
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Job Description

Come and work with us which means we do the right thing, bring out the best in each other, achieve more together, champion expertise and get the job done…well!

This company determined to make sure that we’re making the most of SAP, today and in the future. You’ll work alongside other SAP technical and application teams to fully exploit SAP and realise the many benefits it can bring to our evolving business. You’ll actively contribute to the preparation of project proposals and definitions, identifying technical solutions to business problems.

We require an IT Applications Lead to provide leadership and guidance to our team of experienced SAP analysts and consultants. The team are providing SAP support, development and implementation of our SAP template to a number of manufacturing sites across the globe.

The IT Applications Lead will take ownership for the delivery of SAP rollout projects, functional enhancements and operational support to our 750 SAP users across the globe.

This role will lead a mixture of SAP consultants, 3rd party support companies and internal resources to provide the service.

The IT Applications Lead will build effective relationships with business users to gain a deep understanding of their business processes and requirements. They are expected to use this knowledge to ensure SAP services deliver expected value, and any enhancements are delivered on-time, on-scope, and within budget.


Lead SAP projects (ranging from £25k to £400k) to rollout the SAP template to new sites and continually enhance the template.

Manage the selection, recruitment and day to day work assignments for a team of up to 8 permanent and contract SAP resources.

Work with key user groups across sites, to setup and manage a process of ensuring consistency of SAP functionality and usage within TT.

Actively manage key stakeholder relationships within the business to ensure site leadership teams are fully engaged in SAP implementation projects.

Provide subject matter expertise for SAP and related applications.

Coach and develop others in the wider IT team to ensure a pipeline of SAP skills is maintained.

Build and maintain a 3 year roadmap for SAP and related applications, identifying potential enhancement projects for use within the business.

Ensure that all support requests are assigned to an appropriate resource and fixes/changes are delivered on time

Provide end user support training and support for the assigned application modules.

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Ref: JC/PERM/SAP/APPLICATIONS/SURREY | Published: 24th Jun 2019