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SAP Delivery Lead

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00633242


- Job description


Role: SAP Delivery Lead

Location: London or Manchester.

Travel: up to 100% flexibility

Salary: £70,000 – 100,000 (depending on experience)

Closing date: 31st August 2019


Accenture are hiring at the following levels: Manager and Senior Manager


Join Accenture and be part of our mission to help the world’s largest and most dynamic company’s pivot to New IT and transform the way they do business.

With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with our clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

What's in it for you?


Work with the brightest people in business and technology to identify new opportunities and solve the toughest IT challenges faced by our FORTUNE® Global 500 clients. Leverage our unmatched experience and ground-breaking research to help our clients become high-performance businesses. Our SAP professionals have unlimited access to SAP's training materials as part of our strategic partnership enabling you to expand your SAP expertise and progress your career quickly. If this is your idea of a typical working day, then Accenture is the place to work.


On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice.


Key features of the role:


Our SAP capability operates across all Accenture industries and contributes to the success of our clients by taking on responsibility for large, complex and challenging SAP engagements. You could work within:


  • Business Transformation
  • Process Optimisation
  • Application Rationalisation
  • Application Management



What we're looking for – SAP Skills


  • Strong experience in SAP Project delivery through the full project lifecycle (Analyse thru Deployment)
  • Background in an SAP functional domain with hands on delivery experience is highly desirable
  • Strong understanding of SAP products and integration between modules and products
  • Strong experience managing SAP delivery teams, design teams, build teams, test teams
  • Understanding of similar competitor SAP providers (i.e. Salesforce, Oracle, Workday) is beneficial
  • Understanding of S/4, C/4 and Fiori technologies is beneficial
  • Implementation and delivery experience, which should include at least 3 full project lifecycles
  • Deep understanding not only of SAP configuration and technical implementation but also process and business applicability
  • Pre-sales experience of SAP Implementations is desirable


What other qualifications or skills do I need?


  • At least 2:2 Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) or relevant experience
  • Proven success in contributing within a team environment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Management of project budget and resourcing
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Onshore, client-facing experience across a variety of industries
  • Hands-on delivery in major IT Transformation Programmes
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Strong career progression to date
  • You must be willing to be fully mobile, i.e. prepared to work away from home Monday to Friday as required


What Responsibilities Will You have?


  • Responsible for Project Planning, Project risk & Issue management for the delivery of SAP products Management of the technical analysis and documentation of integrated systems
  • Provide expert advice on SAP functionality, change management and other advisory services
  • Suggest solutions to customer based on leading practice
  • Provide guidance on test plans and end-user documentation
  • Stakeholder management & management of Client expectations


About Accenture


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.


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