Consulting and Professional Services

Strategy & Transformation Principal (f/m/d) for SAP Industries & Customer Advisory



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The Strategy & Transformation Principal (f/m/d) in the area of SAP Industries & Customer Advisory (ICA) reports in the ICA Head of Transformation and is driving the Industry Transformation program around ICA for the Industries, Global Presales as well as Global Industry Value Advisory teams and other key strategic programs.


In this role you will closely align with the ICA Head of Transformation, serving as a proxy both internally and externally when required and as the interface to other key leaders in ICA. You will drive the strategy formulation and execution process across ICA as well as deliver special projects for the ICA President.




  • Work experience with background in management consulting and/or strategy consulting firms
  • Master’s degree (Master of Science) and/or Diploma
  • Proven track record in driving strategic projects and high-impact transformation-driven initiatives at board level
  • Strong ability to develop hypotheses, undertake sophisticated analyses, synthesize findings and formulate strategic recommendations
  • Customer-facing experience with CIOs and IT management teams
  • Knowledge of strategy development at global companies across various industries
  • Deep understanding of how large corporations operate internally, their cultures, and what it takes to get things done when multiple business units and executives are involved
  • Fluent English and German language as well as excellent presentation skills are mandatory




SAP Industries & Customer Advisory (ICA) is a key organization within SAP driving Industry Thought Leadership, Innovation, Market Development, Customer Engagement, Value Advisory, and Presales together with teams across SAP, as well as with customers and partners. Our focus is to drive customer success across all lines of business in 25 industries. ICA has global coverage with teams in all regions. We support your success in this role through a thoughtful onboarding and buddy program.




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Requisition ID: 338788  | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  338788
Posted Date:  Jul 1, 2022
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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