EY SAP – Manager – Wellington & Auckland in All, New Zealand

Title: SAP – Manager – Wellington & Auckland

Location: NZ-All-Wellington

Job Number: WEL00088

Whole industries have been disrupted and transformed in recent years by digital technology. As an IT advisory professional, you’ll help businesses realise the value they can gain from their IT investments — supporting strategy and being a key growth driver. As part of a high-performing team, you’ll deliver exceptional client service — providing advice on how technology enablement, digital transformation and enterprise intelligence contribute to performance improvement, as well as how IT can act as multiplying effect during major program transformations.

As organisations look to leverage the advantage IT offers, we’ll work with you to develop the consultancy and analytical skills that you’ll need in today’s environment. Working on projects that cross borders and sectors, the experiences you gain here will be more valuable than anywhere else. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


SAP offers an innovative high-performance real-time platform and solutions which meet the needs of end-to-end digitized enterprises. Our EY SAP team is focused on working with our clients to leverage these SAP innovations and create business value. This could mean re-defining a finance functions financial processes based on S/4HANA to reduce both Opex and Capex or creating strategic insight by adopting SAP predictive analytics to better understand customer behaviour and prevent potential customer churn whilst growing the top line.

Your key responsibilities

As a Manager in IT Advisory SAP Implementation , you will have responsibility for designing & delivering key aspects of our projects and transformation programmes within our client base. To deliver strategic and operational change and manage a work stream on a client facing engagement. You will engage and collaborate with clients’ stakeholders across all levels of the organisation.

Skills and attributes for success

You will have knowledge and experience of the following:

  • SAP software solutions – Underpinned with strong functional process knowledge and an ability to contextualise technology and deliver business value

  • Designing and delivering SAP solutions (incl. evidence of displaying thought leadership) in one or more of the following areas:

  • SAP Analytics, performance management and Reporting

  • SAP Fiori Front-End architecture, design and development on the SAP HANA Platform

  • SAP Supply Chain planning/forecasting solutions

  • SAP S/4HANA Data & Integration

  • Delivering strategic and operational change and manage a work stream on a client facing engagement

  • Ability to build excellent client relationships

  • Working as part of a high performing team, mentoring junior members of staff

To qualify for the role you must have

  • The ability to structure teams, lead work streams and architect analytics solutions

  • A deep understanding of the Technology Development Lifecycle

  • Strong system and accounting knowledge

  • Solid analytical, problem solving and communication skills

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience in complex SAP delivery

  • A progressive approach to SAP implementation, experience of SAP solution architecture

  • An understanding of the SAP roadmap and industry trends

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

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