Head (m/f/d) of Competence Center SAP

Date: Mar 20, 2023

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

Head (m/f/d) of Competence Center SAP
Location Hanau
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from Heraeus provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a leading international family-owned technology group, we combine materials expertise and technological leadership to create the most diverse products, all with one thing in common: World-class quality. Working with customers around the world, we shape the future and provide vital innovations in the areas of environment, electronics, health, and industrial applications. Heraeus is one of the top 10 family-owned companies in Germany and has a team of around 16,200 employees in 40 countries.


The following challenges await you:

  • In your role as Head of CC Material Services you will be responsible for the management of Custom SAP applications and processes in the area of Precious Metal Recycling, - Tracking and - Accounting.
  • You will be responsible for the Management of Master Data - and Migration Management.
  • The controlling of several cost centers and the associated budget is also part of your job.
  • You manage and controll demands, as well as small and medium sized projects.
  • You will support preparation and implementation of the transition to S/4 HANA and take over the Stream Lead role in the S/4 HANA program.
  • You will be the disciplinary leader of a global team of internal SAP consultants and coordinate our external consultants, vendors and IT managed applications.
  • Last but not least, you establish a professional network and an innovation-oriented exchange within and outside the company.


Your profile: 

  • Completed university degree in Business Administration or IT
  • Leadership experience of medium sized, preferably agile teams
  • Experience in international projects or in an international working environment
  • Detailed knowledge of precious metal processes and the corresponding IT solutions beneficial
  • Basic knowledge in accounting, logistics and production processes
  • Experience in Agile Management, Change Management, Stakeholder Management and Organizational Change desirable
  • Structured, self-contained and committed working habit and ability to work in a team
  • Fluent in English and German in spoken and written


What we offer: 

  • Strong salary package - attractive basic salary plus a variable performance-related component and support for private pension provision
  • Modern working hours - time sovereignty without time recording, focus on results-oriented work
  • Regular time off - 30 days holiday plus up to 6 additional days off; special leave for special occasions 
  • Additional benefits - subsidised public transport, discounts in many (online) shops, company medical service, sports facilities and staff canteen with freshly prepared meals every day
  • Sustainability and social commitment - Sustainability as part of the corporate strategy and targeted support of initiatives in the areas of education, family and science through own foundations