SAP eWM Application Manager S/4 HANA

Posted 20 February 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
ContactSam Thomas

Job description

Job Title: SAP EWM Application Manager

Company Overview: Our client is a global pharmaceutical manufacturing company based in Germany, who have recently undergone a large acquisition by a private equity firm. We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced SAP EWM Application Manager to lead the development, implementation, and management of our SAP EWM (Extended Warehouse Management) application on a global level.

Job Overview: The SAP EWM Application Manager will be responsible for managing and overseeing the company's SAP EWM application, including development, implementation, and maintenance of the system. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of SAP EWM and the pharmaceutical industry, with experience in managing complex SAP projects on a global level.


  • Manage the development, implementation, and maintenance of the SAP EWM application, ensuring that it meets the needs of the business and is aligned with the company's overall IT strategy.
  • Lead and manage a team of SAP EWM professionals, providing coaching, development, and performance management to ensure that the team delivers high-quality services.
  • Work closely with other IT teams, stakeholders, and business users to ensure that the SAP EWM application is fully integrated with other systems and processes.
  • Develop and implement best practices for SAP EWM system management, including change management, testing, and documentation.
  • Ensure that the SAP EWM application is aligned with regulatory requirements, including Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and other relevant regulations in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Collaborate with other IT leaders to ensure that the SAP EWM application is aligned with the company's overall IT strategy and business goals.
  • Manage relationships with SAP vendors and service providers to ensure that the company is up to date with the latest technologies and best practices.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • 7+ years of experience in SAP EWM management, with a deep understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Strong project management skills with experience leading complex SAP EWM projects on a global scale.
  • Knowledge of SAP S/4HANA and other relevant SAP modules, including MM and SD.
  • Excellent leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate a team of SAP EWM professionals to deliver high-quality services.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Fluency in English is essential, and German language skills are essential (B1+)
  • Willingness to travel on a regular basis, both domestically and internationally.

If you are a highly skilled and experienced SAP EWM professional with a passion for the pharmaceutical industry and the ability to manage a global team of SAP EWM professionals, we would like to hear from you. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for career growth and development within a dynamic and innovative organization.