Director* SAP Release Management

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • IT
  • Project Management, Product Management
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Director* SAP Release Management

In the position as "Director* SAP Release Management" you are responsible for the strategic direction setting, process governance and cross-functional alignment of SAP Methodology and SAP Release Management. You will own the SAP Release Management process together with the BEST program and ERP Operations Team and you are also responsible to ensure adherence to BioNTech processes in all SAP projects.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Responsible for the strategic direction setting, process governance and cross-functional alignment of SAP Methodology
  • SAP Release Manager for SAP ERP, coordinating releases with all other stakeholders and the implementation and deployment teams
  • Responsible for the SAP Release Management Team that supports the coordination of all release activities across business and IT functions
  • Key contact person and escalation body for Senior Management. Ensures availability of budget and resources according to the aligned priorities
  • Responsible for the management of the team, talent development, recruiting of new team members, mission development and alignment within the organization and the stakeholders of the organization

What you have to offer.

  • University degree in, e.g., computer science, engineering, and/or business administration or other relevant area
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in data-related fields
  • Demonstrated experience in data infrastructure solution design and management (e.g., databases, data warehousing and data intelligence/analytics)
  • Experience in designing and/or working with organization-wide data platforms to make data available across large organizations
  • Strong communication skills with ability to present technical complex decisions to senior management
  • Pharma background or related work experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus
  • Very good English skills, written and orally, German language skills are a plus
  • High proficiency in Project Management and experienced in agile methods

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 7485 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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