Zurich NA SAP S/4 HANA Lead Specialist in Schaumburg, Illinois

SAP S/4 HANA Lead Specialist


Zurich is currently searching for a SAP S/4 HANA FICO Lead Specialist to work within our Corporate Enterprise Integration & Data Management unit out of our North American Headquarters in Schaumburg, IL in support of the ECC migration to S/4 HANA.

She/he will manage and support the design, construction and implementation phases of system development and/or upgrade projects. This role will involve taking projects from original concept through final implementation, and will interface with all business and support units affected by the projects. Other duties will include defining project scope and objectives and developing detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resources planning and statuses.

Other responsibilities may include:

  • Working with business and technical resources to address business information and application needs

  • Managing cultural and technological changes and consulting with the appropriate business partners to drive organizational changes as necessary

  • Correcting errors and inconsistencies in software applications

  • Participating in the implementation of systems related modifications and monitors operating systems

  • Recommending and designing upgrades

  • Planning and managing the integration and implementation of new technology and cost effective solutions

Influencer Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on influencing or negotiating with a range of internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. Relationships typically involve promoting cooperation, collaboration or acceptance.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 8 or more years of experience in the Information Technology areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 10 or more years of experience in the Information Technology areaAND

  • IT Strategy

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Insurance industry experience

  • Finance experience in the insurance industry preferred

  • Master’s Degree preferred

Relocation Assistance Available

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE Disability / Veterans

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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel No

Relocation Available Yes

Job Posting 01/29/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180000IZ