Information Technology

Client Delivery Manager

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The Client Delivery Manager (CDM) serves as primary point of contact for SAP Cloud Customers of Enterprise Cloud Services, mainly focusing on HANA Enterprise Cloud (HEC), S/4HANA private cloud edition, S/4HANA Cloud extended Edition, HANA Enterprise Cloud advanced Edition and Cloud Application Services (CAS). 

The  CDM  drives  end-to-end  customer  engagement  from  signature  onwards,  particularly  customer  onboarding, continuous  service  delivery,  release  and  maintenance  project  initiation,  architecture  and  governance  coaching, relationship management, and renewal initiation. 

Beside that the Client Delivery Manager is expected to maintain customer satisfaction through issue mitigation and escalation management, to build strong relationships with key customer stakeholders and helping customers maximize the value of their partnership with SAP. 

Additionally, the CDM bears commercial responsibility for the engagement and creates upsell opportunities. 

Key tasks comprise the following: 

1. Engagement Management 

    1.1 Conducts regular / quarterly business review meetings with the customer to discuss the service quality 

    1.2 Delivers a quarterly balanced scorecard with KPIʼs to ensure overall customer satisfaction (performance review) 

    1.3 Proposes and discusses improvement potential 

    1.4 Conducts service and business planning meetings to 

1.4.1 understands customer business needs 

1.4.2 explains aspects of SAP's overall cloud strategy and the growing portfolio. to ensure adoption of S/4HANA and cloud standardization to drive transformation towards SAP Cloud Solutions 

2. Delivery Management 

    2.1   Is accountable and orchestrates onboarding/transition projects 

    2.2   Manages overall service/project delivery according to planned scope, budget and milestones 

    2.3   Single point of contact for service and support requirements of the customer regarding SAP cloud solutions 

    2.4   Supports delivery/operations teams to perform and drive root cause analysis to completion 

    2.5   De-escalates critical customer situations 

    2.6   Supports critical customer situations in conjunction with teams from Mission Control Center (MCC) and

Operations Control Center (OCC) if applicable 

    2.7   Supports the preparation of proposals, solution assessments and service scoping exercises 

    2.8   Ensures feedback loop into development/operations unit 

    2.9   Plans and manages customer release and maintenance activities (establish a customer IT calendar) 

    2.10 Develops & implements quality plans for the customer 

    2.11 Ensures service plan execution for Enhanced Managed Services and Cloud Application Services 

    2.12 Creates and delivers monthly service reporting 

3. Account Management 

    3.1 Identify upsell opportunities 

    3.2 Collaborates with sales to ensure upsell and renewal (participate in the deal review meetings if applicable) 

    3.3 Enable & ensures customer satisfaction surveys 

    3.4 Drive & reviews SLA service credit cases 

    3.5 General overview of commercial responsibility (SLA credit vs. profit) 

    3.6 Supports commercial change requests 

    3.7 General overview of sizing / pricing of upcoming change requests 

    3.8 Runs Cloud Application Services operating profit reviews 

    3.9 Liaises with different SAP stakeholders involved in the accounts, to ensure success and integration with neighbored teams 

Experience & Educational Requirements

1. Experience & Language Requirements 

  • +5 years of work experience   
  • Excellent customer focus / Networking / Relationship Building 
  • Results-driven / Self-organized / Decision making 
  • Knowledge of one or more functional business processes (Logistic, Finance, etc.) 
  • Project Management Fundamentals 
  • Lean Fundamentals 
  • Infrastructure know-how and technical understanding 
  • Perspective on current IT trends 
  • Understand Cloud business and SAP Cloud models / solutions / operation processes 
  • Technical and application expertise  for different cloud solutions (min. HEC & S/4HANA) 
  • Understanding of escalation handling and procedures 
  • English verbally and written
  •  Spanish is a plus

2. Education 

  • Minimum  Bachelorʼs  Degree  or  equivalents  in  Business  Administration,  Computer  Science,  Technical  Engineering, Economics or related field 

3. Professional Training & Certification 

  • ITIL knowledge and skills are beneficial (Foundation Level) 



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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.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:319254 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Requisition ID:  319254
Posted Date:  May 3, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sao Paulo, BR, 04795-100

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