SAP Generalist (Manager)


KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. In Canberra, we are a team based practice and this extends to our clients whom we work and collaborate with, in solving complex problems. Together, we design, innovate and implement, providing enduring advice that support our clients and the services they deliver. Our clients vary in size and come from a diverse range of sectors – all sharing in a common goal: to embrace change and deliver services that make Australia a better place. We are looking for talented individuals who would like to join us on the journey.

We are looking for an experienced SAP practitioner with at least 4+ years of experience in deploying SAP solutions in the Government Sector. This person would be a SAP specialist providing technology consulting and implementation services to leading Federal Government clients in Canberra, however, this role would be part of the National SAP practice and therefore be also called upon to work on interstate engagements. We are looking for candidates who, whilst having one specialist area of expertise, also have a broader understanding or experience of multiple SAP domains. The applicant must be an Australian Citizen and be able to acquire a Security Clearance.

The key qualifications that the application must possess:

  • Australian Citizen. A security clearance (while desirable) is not essential. However, the candidate must be able to acquire one via the organisation;
  • SAP Technical skills. We are looking for a generalist with one area of speciality (preferably certified) but a broad exposure to:
    • SAP ECC 6.0 functional domains such as Finance, Procurement, Sales & Distribution, CRM
    • Technology solutions such as Integration (PI/PO), Business Rules Framework (BRF+) and Hybris
    • Industry modules for Public Sector
    • Experience in S/4HANA would be plus but not essential
  • SAP Implementation Experience. Experience as a Stream Lead and/or Project Manager in at least two major system implementations;
  • Consulting experience. The ideal candidate would have experience of working in a consulting organisation and would have been responsible for leading and managing teams as well as working with senior client stakeholders;
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or business administration;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills required.

Other qualifications that are desirable are:

  • Experience in IT Service Management. A certification in ITSM along with relevant experience of working or consulting in an IT service management setup would be beneficial;
  • SAP Methodology Certification: Certification in ACTIVATE or ASAP would be preferable. At the very least some form of IT delivery certification either PRINCE 2 or PMP would be required;
  • Understanding of Agile delivery methodology would also be desirable;
  • Experience of working as a Business Analyst in analysing business requirements, processes for fitment to SAP solutions.

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.

Our commitment to ‘Flexibility’ allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:

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