The Consultancy Group is partnering with a prominent global manufacturing business headquartered in London, with strategic offices across Europe and Singapore. Over the past two decades, the company has executed a series of strategic acquisitions, resulting in a diverse portfolio of independently functioning entities. To achieve operational cohesion and efficiency, the organisation is embarking on a comprehensive Finance Transformation Programme. This transformative initiative, spanning three years, is focused on seamlessly integrating these distinct businesses into a cohesive whole. The primary objective is to implement a standardised ERP system, particularly SAP S/4HANA, alongside streamlining associated processes. We are seeking a skilled and experienced Data Technology and Integration Lead to drive the success of this pivotal programme.
- Develop and execute a comprehensive Data Technology and Integration strategy to support the Finance Transformation Programme’s objectives.
- Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, business leaders, and external partners to identify data integration requirements and develop technology solutions.
- Design and implement data integration frameworks and architecture, ensuring seamless data flow between legacy systems and the unified ERP platform (SAP S/4HANA).
- Oversee the development of data migration plans and strategies, ensuring accurate and efficient data transition from existing systems to the new ERP.
- Lead the identification, evaluation, and selection of appropriate data integration tools, technologies, and solutions that align with the organisation’s needs.
- Collaborate with IT teams to ensure that data architecture and structures are optimised to support data integration and reporting needs.
- Manage the execution of data technology projects, including resource allocation, budget management, and timeline tracking.
- Provide subject matter expertise on SAP S/4HANA data structures and integration points, particularly within the context of supply chain operations.
- Monitor data integration processes and data quality metrics, identifying and addressing anomalies and inefficiencies.
- Collaborate with data governance teams to ensure compliance with data governance policies and practices.
- Communicate progress, challenges, and insights related to data technology and integration to executive leadership and stakeholders.
- Substantial experience (minimum 5-7 years) in data technology, integration, and architecture, particularly within SAP environments, with a focus on supply chain operations.
- Strong understanding of SAP S/4HANA data structures and integration mechanisms, enabling effective alignment of data technology with ERP processes.
- Proven experience in developing and implementing data integration frameworks, technologies, and best practices.
- Extensive background in data migration strategies and execution.
- Proficiency in data integration tools, ETL processes, APIs, and middleware solutions.
- Excellent leadership and project management skills, with a track record of leading cross-functional teams.
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