IT SAP Project Manager


Auburn Hills, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Information Technology

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a IT SAP Project Manager located at their HQ in Auburn Hills, MI.   


If you have experience in project management for SAP applications, then this position might be right for you!  



Job Responsibilities:

  • Management of larger, international, cross-functional projects for the realization of process improvements and functional enhancements of the SAP-based "Webasto Global Template"
  • Management of projects with the aim of rolling out the template to divisions within the agreed time and budget framework
  • Coordinate central cross-departmental project teams, consisting of technical and functional experts from the various process areas (business departments and IT) in cooperation with the respective local or regional project managers
  • Optimization of the process model for rollouts as well as IT projects and adaptation of tools and methods in coordination with the department management
  • Conduct project overview meetings with appropriate colleagues and customers
  • Maintain Knowledge Management and Lesson Learned systems


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Management Systems, Information Technology, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in the planning and management of SAP projects (rollout of templates and functional extensions) as well as experience in the functional management of interdisciplinary project teams
  • Knowledge in Project Management as it relates to SAP projects/implementations 
  • Knowledge of the processes of automotive suppliers, especially in the areas of logistics, production and quality management is preferred
  • Knowledge of the modules SAP MM, SD, PP, WM, FICO as well as fit/gap analyses as well as data migration and test processes
  • Willingness to travel up to 30% (depending on the project phase and project location)
  • Analytical, interdisciplinary and customer-oriented thinking and acting



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit