SAP Cutover Manager

Location: Frankfurt am Main, Hessen Salary: €600 - €700 per day + Reimbursed expenses
Sector: Consultancy, IT Service Provider, Pharma & Health Type: Contract
Reference #: CR/046574_1507735436

RED is currently hiring a SAP Cutover Manager on behalf of a Global Key Partner. The successful applicant will participate on a SAP Global Roll-out programme which is expected to be completed by late 2018.

Please find details below:

Role: SAP Cutover Manager

Location: Close by Frankfurt, Germany + 30% EU/APAC travel

Start: October 2017

Duration/End: initially until 31st January 2018 with possible extensions

Capacity: Full time, 5 days per week

Language: English


  • Creates and owns the Cutover Plan (incl. upfront alignment with involved / impacted stakeholders)
  • Drives planning of measures to ensure market supply around go live incl. pipeline filling, stock piling, ..
  • Aligns Business and IT cut-over activities
  • Creation of business ramp down and ramp up plan and alignment with local senior management
  • Serves as escalation platform for problems during cutover
  • Tracks ramp up and facilitation of ramp up calls
  • Tracks the successful execution of the cut-over plan
  • Actively supports project management during cut-over
  • Reports to the Project Lead
  • Hybrid Consultant: Combination of Functional Process Expert and System Specialist (Technical expertise)
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience - aware of continuous production at time of cut-over.
  • Fluent English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Hands-on and proactive attitude
  • Logistics background - production, manufacturing, etc.

If you are interested or would like to know more details, please email your CV and availability to for immediate consideration. Applicants must hold a valid EU passport due to travel needs on the project.