Consulting and Professional Services

Project Manager - Bucharest/Cluj-Napoca

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The Project Manager is responsible for the successful delivery of a project and needs to be a trusted partner for our customers.  To achieve this, the Project Manager drives the outcomes of the project as defined in the relevant contractual documents (typically in terms of scope, quality, schedule and budget) and works as per the agreed delivery methodology/relevant standards.  The role might also imply the participation during the Bid Phase of the customer engagement by providing input into the proposal especially in the areas of project structure, organization, scoping, estimation and risk assessment.  Being a team player and knowledge sharing with peers is an essential part of the SAP culture. 




Opportunity Management

  • Assist with defining the project scope, schedule (including dependencies and integration components), resourcing and risk assessment
  • Ensure appropriate methodologies are incorporated, including usage of SAP accelerators, tailored to Customer needs
  • Contribute to Project Proposal Reviews conducted by the Customer



  • Ensure effective execution Project management activities (planning, monitoring and controlling), including:
    • Project planning: WBS, deliverables, dependencies, owners, due dates, links to other related plans
    • Project resource planning and management
    • Project financial planning and management
    • Scope management
    • Implement RAID management (Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies) processes
    • Manage the Project deliverable reviews and approval processes
    • Work closely with the Project Sponsors and Project Review Boards to facilitate timely decisions necessary for Project delivery
    • Consulting and coaching customers on Agile, implementation of best practices
    • Keeping the team on track with the Agile process and adapting it as necessary for the given project context
  • Governance & Reporting
    • Comply with SAP internal financial follow up for projects
    • Progress reporting at regular intervals
    • Build trusting and efficient working relationship with Customer and 3rd party stakeholders
    • Ensure governance forums are operationalized and recorded as per governance model


Coaching and Mentoring

  • Coach to clarify assignments and deliverables to project team
  • Review quality of work and manage integration of team members’ work
  • Provide performance input to project team members’ functional management


Knowledge Management

  • Maintain project documentation and updates to relevant knowledge management bases; analyze lessons learned and share with the organization’s project management community
  • Participate in the development of project management best practices




  • Master’s degree, preferably in commerce, engineering, information technologies or MBA an asset
  • Fluent in English, German language it’s highly desired
  • 3 – 5 years of project management experience ideally in an ERP environment
  • International implementation experience required
  • Demonstrated expertise in creating and maintaining project deliverables such as, project charter, project management plan, status reports, project timesheets, communications plan, budget and schedule
  • Demonstrated experience in managing issues, scope and quality while bring projects to successful completion within the cost and time requirements
  • Team Player with excellent communication skills
  • Eager to learn and share knowledge
  • Experience and good knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodologies it’s beneficial



We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.

SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.


 Requisition ID:292264 | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Requisition ID:  292264
Posted Date:  Apr 28, 2022
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bucharest, RO, 0030144

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