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SAP Project Manager - 12-18 Month Fixed Term

Job reference 4262


  • Job Title :
    SAP Project Manager - 12-18 Month Fixed Term
  • Location:
    Asda House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
  • Contract Type:
    Fixed Term
  • Hours per Week:
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
  • Closing Date:
    30 September 2020
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SAP Project Manager –  Salary £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance

Love Fashion? Love Retail? Want to join one of the biggest volume fashion retailers in the UK and be part of delivering a technology enabled Omnichannel transformation programme?
George is starting an exciting journey with the re-engineering of its core supply chain systems to support the expansion and growth of its fashion business.  We are looking for a full range of skills and experience to be part of this journey, so come and join us.

The programme is expected to be for 18 months and will expand the largest European Fashion data SAP implementation to date and integrate with peripheral end to end supply chain applications.  You'll work with multiple technology partners, the worlds biggest retailer Walmart and be at the heart of enabling the future of fashion retail. You'll need to be a self starter, show great passion and depth of experience in your area and energised to meet the challenge.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join an expanding Programme leadership team at George. You'll report into the Portfolio Delivery Senior Manager and working alongside the Portfolio and Governance teams as well as the entire programme team.  The Project Manager is responsible for the co-ordination of all individual tower plans to consolidate into a Programme plan ensuring an integrated deliverable plan. They will work closely with the Delivery Governance team to ensure all deliverables are tracked and completed on time and within budget whilst ensure the RAID is managed effectively

You'll have experience of pulling together large scale project plans for SAP Programmes that include multiple suppliers and delivery locations.  You'll be responsible for building the overall plan, identifying and managing the RAID items and tracking/monitoring the programme progress.  Accountable for delivering all phases of the programme through strong plan management whilst ensuring all delivery issues are identified and resolved as quickly as possible.  As someone with great communication skills you'll be liaising with business owners, technology project managers and Senior Managers and will have to have a strong ability to deal with ambiguity and evaluate and propose action plans for success.   Your attention to detail and strong planning skills will ensure that you are tracking and monitoring progress to milestones and budget.

This is an exciting role with an opportunity to drive the delivery of a large multi workstream  SAP programme for the George business.


  • Strong Project Manager with a background of delivering large scale SAP Programmes.
  • Prince2, PMP or Project Management methodology qualification. 
  • Experience of project management, including planning and progress, quality, risk and scope management. 
  • Business and IT transformation



Car / Car Allowance

Colleague discount

Sharesave scheme

Competitive pension

Free parking

Company bonus and many additional rewards!


Once you're here the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and we will support you every step of the way to help further your career.


This position is open to flexible working / part time / job share

If you have any questions regarding the position, then please email




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Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD
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