Program Manager SAP S/4HANA

Do you want to take the lead on moving KMDs largest product line KMD OPUS onto SAP S/4HANA? Do you thrive as the link between our Business Lines, the transformation project, and the business unit management? Are you an ambitious, proactive, and self-driven program manager with a strong record within SAP and program management? If yes, KMD offers a great opportunity to grow your career!

The OPUS ERP Business Unit provides ERP-solutions to the Danish municipalities within finance, budgeting, payments, procurement, and project & resource management. We are around 200 dedicated employees working out of Denmark, Poland, and India. To support us we also have long-term outsourcing partners. We have a close partnership with SAP SE both on the S/4HANA migration and on digitalization of public sector in general. Our solutions which are primarily built on SAP are market leading and are constantly developed to expand the digitalization and efficiency of the Danish public sector. OPUS ERP solutions are the backbone of the public administration in 70 Danish municipalities with close to 200.000 users making it one of the largest SAP installations in the world.

Our Business Unit has a full stack responsibility. We conduct business strategy, sales, development, maintenance, support, and implementation. Operation is handled by our outsourcing partner in close collaboration with our DevOps-team. Hence, our employees span across this spectrum including product managers, enterprise architects, business specialists, product owners, SAP solution- and basis architect and SAP developers.    

About the job

Reporting to the Tech Director you will be part of our BU management team and taking responsibility for our SAP S/4HANA program. We use an agile methodology which means that you will interact with several feature teams across our business lines and our basis- and tech-teams. You will work closely with stakeholders throughout our organization to identify tangible benefits and opportunities in the transformation e.g., fit to standard processes. In parallel you will also engage in activities with the Tech team e.g., on custom code reengineering and migration when no tangible benefits are present in S/4HANA. Finally, you will work closely with our platform team and outsourcing partners on establishing the new S/4HANA landscape.

The OPUS ERP solutions is built on an extensive IT landscape including many SAP elements (ECC, BW, Enterprise Portal, PO, BTP). The main objective of the S/4HANA program is to move the ERP system from ECC 6.0 to SAP S/4HANA and the SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP). 

The role is based at KMD in Aalborg, however for the right candidate location can be our other offices in Denmark.

About you

You have experience with leading large SAP programs in a complex IT landscape, and a complex organization. You are excellent in working through internal and external stakeholders and delivery teams cross functions and cultures and you ensure that deliveries are met through collaboration and facilitation. As a leader and facilitator, you know when to go into detail and drive activities and when to let the teams work undisturbed. You have good experience and expertise with SAP Activate and SAP's other methods and tool regarding Move to S/4. You will be communicating broadly across KMD to a wide variety of recipients. Hence, you can easily translate technical issues into a business context.

Your tasks include facilitation and execution of:

  • Program & vendor management 
  • Solution design and Fit-to-Standard opportunities 
  • Solution implementation 
  • BTP assessment/implementation (e.g., Fiori Launchpad)
  • Custom code migration
  • Data migration strategy
  • Future IT landscape and operation strategy

You will be part of a well-functioning team, where we respect and listen to each other. It is therefore important that it comes naturally to you to be cooperative, and solution orientated. We help each other in the team, and there is always a colleague to learn from. We also believe that you can be ambitious and have an exciting career, while having a well-functioning work-life balance.

What we offer?

We are offering an informal environment with high degree of empowerment combined with lots of possibilities to impact the future KMD OPUS product portfolio in the years to come. You are joining a market leader and we are ambitious to further digitalize public sector. Hence, this role is a good steppingstone for a strong career in KMD.

Contact and Application 

Please contact Thomas Sick for further information, +45 25247998 or

Please apply as soon as possible and no later than 31. October.

KMD (an NEC company) is committed to providing equal opportunities. Hence, we invite all qualified interested applicants to apply for career opportunities. At KMD all aspects of employment and cooperation including the decision to hire/cooperate with will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected under local anti-discrimination legislation.

About KMD

KMD is the largest Danish-based IT company that develops and delivers software, solutions and IT services primarily to Denmark's public and financial sector and with a growing footprint in the private sector and in the Nordic region. Our unique domain knowledge, reliability and approach to security and operational stability make KMD today one of the most recognized and used suppliers in the Danish IT industry.

KMD's solutions help streamline processes and create better service for customers every day all year round. For example, our systems handle payments of wages and social benefits. In total, it will be about 400 billion kroner a year, which equates to more than 20 % of Denmark's GDP. The KMD Group has an annual turnover of more than 4 billion Danish kroner and has about 3,500 employees.

KMD's head office is in Ballerup, but also has offices in Odense, Aarhus and Aalborg. In addition, KMD also has employees in Poland, and partners in India. KMD is owned by NEC - a global leader in integrating cutting-edge IT and networking technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. Nec employs more than 100,000 people globally.

KMD's size means that we offer a wide variety of professional challenges and a unique professional environment. With great know-how in complex areas of work and competent, ambitious and not least innovative employees, KMD is facing an international journey with the NEC. In KMD, we not only try to meet our customers' expectations, but strive to exceed them.

In KMD we expect to align with our employees through goal agreements and ongoing dialogue. It contributes to the mutual trust it takes to give our employees freedom under responsibility, flexibility and space to be who they are. KMD is a constant changing company where pace, agility and unknown parameters are a part of our everyday.

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