Consulting and Professional Services

Management Principal Consultant (f/m/d) for CIO Advisory

We help the world run better


Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!


All SAP locations in Germany as for example Walldorf (close to Heidelberg), Hamburg, Berlin, Ratingen (close to Düsseldorf), Eschborn (close to Frankfurt), Gerlingen (close to Stuttgart), Hallbergmoos (close to München) are possible. 



As the management consultancy of SAP, we support customers in identifying value creation potential in the planning of strategic business and IT projects. Digitalization and Innovation is the core theme of CIOs and we are looking for a Management Principal Consultant (f/m/d) to develop and align customers IT Strategy based on their Business Strategy.

  • Evaluate SAP IT architecture changes and impact to IT governance and processes
  • Implement Enterprise Architecture Management
  • Prepare investment decisions based on detailed business case examinations
  • Leading and enabling business innovations and optimization based on IT Architecture changes and Cloud transformation
  • Define, lead and coordinate large SAP IT transformation programs (e.g. SAP S/4, Cloud transformations)

Success in this role means to create Innovations which positively influence company’s growth, profitability, and strategic positioning.



  • Leading, preparing and executing customer workshops
  • Analyze, evaluate, map and make proposals to align customer business processes & IT architecture
  • Lead business transformation projects, mainly for global companies: involving multiple teams, including consultants from different areas of expertise, regions and cultures
  • Perform TCO and cost estimate analysis for large-scale IT and business process projects
  • Knowledge sharing, mentoring and coaching of less-experienced colleagues to drive people development.




  • Very solid working experience in SAP related Consulting or similar
  • Knowledgeable of SAP Solution Portfolio and SAP Technology Stacks
  • Excellent communication & presentation skills
  • Inspiring and motivating on-site team leadership
  • Understanding of IT trends and their impact on business strategies
  • Excellent German (must) and English language skills at C level
  • Excellent project management experience



We ensure a supportive onboarding including a buddy system and mentoring. Our team is spread around different locations and we highly value a collaborative team spirit and fun in what we do although it is quite serious for our customers success.



We build breakthroughs together


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.


We win with inclusion


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.
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Requisition ID: 365054  | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services  | Expected Travel: Up to 80% | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  365054
Posted Date:  Nov 14, 2023
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 80%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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