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Job ID : 1185509 Date Updated : September 16th, 2021

SAP Project Manager (supply chain logistics)

Hiring Company Westernacher Consulting Japan Co., Ltd.
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Casual Clothing

Job Description

Are you looking for a global adventure in helping companies perform at their best? Are you motivated by innovation? Are you keen to understand and optimize the underlying processes and systems that make the world's best companies run?

If so, Westernacher has the career as a Project Manager for you!

What we offer

  • Our great company culture: we see employees as partners and associates, not just resources
  • Team Spirit makes the difference: People working together, drawing on one another’s skills and experiences, their diversity and spiritedness
  • Attractive compensation & benefits
  • Individual-centric career path and growth opportunities
  • Training and development opportunities
  • International exposure
  • Small-to-medium-sized, international, multi-disciplinary teams

Role & Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain IT project plans including work breakdown structures, project milestones, critical path analyses, risk assessment and management plans, cost/benefit analyses, staffing plans, project timelines, and project budgets.
  • Set deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor and summarize the progress of projects.
  • Prepare project status reports for upper management.
  • Drive decisions to ensure the success of projects taking into account timing, risk, functional requirements, and business benefits.

That is WE:

Westernacher Consulting is a German-origin integrated business and IT consulting company. With more than 600 professionals worldwide and locations in Europe, Asia and the Americas, Westernacher our consulting division implements business and IT strategies, specifically involving SAP, around the globe. We drive innovation through the combination of excellent business, industry and technical know-how. Our clients appreciate our industry expertise in manufacturing, logistics services, retail & consumer goods, life sciences and utilities.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Fluent
Minimum Japanese Level Fluent
Minimum Education Level High-School or Below
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

To join our team, you need

  • 5-10 years experience as a SAP consultant in supply chain logistics.
  • 3-5 years experience as a Project Manager managing complex projects ideally with SAP background.
  • Proficiency in Project Management methodology, project planning tools and techniques; Waterfall and Agile methodology required.
  • Proficiency in Project Planning – ability to work with a project team to create a detailed project plan and resource plan from rough order of magnitude documentation.
  • Excellent relationship-building and networking skills and ability to function successfully in a team environment.
  • Fluent Japanese and English language skills.
  • Up to 80% travel time required.

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience
Hiring Company Information

Westernacher Consulting Japan Co., Ltd.

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Company Details

Company Type Small/Medium Company (300 employees or less) - International Company
Non-Japanese Ratio Majority Japanese

Company Description

Innovation.
Our business.
Our passion.

Established in 1969, Westernacher Consulting operates worldwide, with consultants in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Medium-sized to large companies trust in Westernacher as a reliable partner for innovation and operational excellence. We provide in-depth expertise in process and SAP consulting, design and implementation of complex IT applications. Today Westernacher Consulting is one of the world’s leading brands for technology-driven innovation covering end-to-end supply chain solutions.