SAP Test Manager

SAP Test Manager required for a large SAP Programme based in the UK on an initial 6 month contract.

Our client are looking for a proven SAP Test Manager who has the ability to work without any supervision and complete multiple tasks.

Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

* Responsible for the successful delivery and completion of all testing within the Product Costing/Royalties projects to meet customer and business needs.
* Overseeing and managing test approach, test planning, and test execution.
* Customer facing communications, driving testing engagement, effective risks & issues management, ensuring processes are effectively used. Ensure problems are resolved and escalated as appropriate.
* When necessary, drive the efforts surrounding testing evidence for auditing and regulation purposes for projects, based upon their specific regulatory needs.
* Ensure the testing activity on the projects adhere to all standards, quality, and compliance, as well as processes, defined technical capabilities, and good practices.
* Collaborating with product owners and project managers regarding any changes in scope or schedule, challenging whether these changes are justified, covered financially and agreed to by appropriate decision makers.

Required Skills:

* SAP Test Management experience
* Define the programme Test Strategy, functional and non-functional
* Responsible for the production of effective test scripts to cover all of the functional and non-functional requirements of the programme
* Extensive experience in IT delivery, including experience of managing all phases of testing preferably in an SAP environment
* Experience e in writing and agreeing Test Approach and Test plans.
* Good Context Driven Testing knowledge and experience.
* Good knowledge and strong experience of testing in a waterfall environment
* Being able to lead large testing projects to successfully deliver for customers
* Experience working with a range of testing techniques, tools, process, and delivery methodology
* Strong stakeholder management and influence skills
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
* Proactive approach to problem solving with strong Lateral and Critical thinking skills.
* Experience working in globally distributed team.