SAP SAP Senior/Principal Business Consultant for Digital HR / SAP SuccessFactors Job in Virtual - Germany, Germany

Requisition ID: 132646

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Location: Any Location in Europe

Expected Travel: 0 - 80%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As you know, SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As THE cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries Run Simple.

We empower people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. Here, you work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’re able to build your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.


Are you looking for an exciting consulting opportunity to join the market leader in Enterprise Application software? Today, SAP is leading in the transformation of our customers to Digital Enterprises and enabling our customers’ businesses to run at their best. As the management consultancy of SAP, Business Transformation Services (BTS) support their customers in identifying value creation potential in the planning of Digital HR projects. We manage and solve the people issues that enable customers to reach their strategic HR objectives, from both an IT and business perspective.

Overall, our team of HR Consultants within BTS addresses value and capability by transforming customer HR functions through improved HR operating models, processes and cloud solutions to impact business performance.

As every customer is unique we provide an individual, high quality service to them. We collaborate with SAP and partner teams to act as one team at the customer site. Our highly motivated and diverse team of experienced consultants with a deep understanding of HR in different industries lives and breathes our mission: people are the key to company success and HR is an important driver in becoming a high-performance company. We create innovative approaches for our customers to transform HR functions into “Best-Run Businesses”.


As a Business Consultant you work in small, combined teams of clients, SAP account teams, SAP SuccessFactors Consulting experts and partner companies on strategic projects:

  • Analyze, evaluate, map and create plans to align business processes & solution architecture

  • Identify potential improvements for HR, evaluate and articulate the value and develop long-term HR IT roadmaps

  • Optimize HR Business Processes, design HR IT solution architecture and help customers to adopt Best Practices

  • Drive innovation by identifying optimization opportunities in the area of “Human Resources”; in particular for Talent Management and Core HR

  • Lead projects involving alignment of multiple teams, including people from different regions and cultures

  • Work closely with BTS market and industry units, SAP SuccessFactors implementation and account teams to develop and drive business opportunities for SAP

  • Manage customer challenges and escalations in a proactive and structured manner

  • Support the development of new services and methodologies to drive digital business transformation

  • Demonstrate thought leadership in Digital HR


  • Master degree or an MBA

  • Extensive knowledge in more than one of the following areas: Talent Management, HR Analytics, HR Core, Business Process Management, HR IT Architecture, Business Architecture

  • Expert in SAP SuccessFactors solutions

  • Successfully completed international HR business transformations projects

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong communication and presentation skills (verbal, written)

  • Strong business acumen and analytical skills with a proven track record of consultative sales success

  • Very good problem solving abilities & out-of-the box thinking

  • Profound understanding of Digital Transformation and its impact on HR strategies

  • Excellent verbal and written language skills in English and in another European language


  • A minimum 7 years of relevant work experience, e.g. SuccessFactors projects, with a reputed consulting company, system integrator or corporate HR department

  • Experience in designing IT Roadmaps and articulating the business value associated

  • Experience in conducting and leading Design Thinking workshops would be a great plus

  • Management Consulting Experience in Business and IT Strategy and Governance, Value Management, Enterprise Architecture, Business Process Management, Shared Services, HR Center of Excellence

  • Awareness of global cultural differences; previous work experience in a multi-national environment preferred

  • Goal-oriented: starts, drives and accomplishes tasks with little direction

  • Teamwork: builds relationships at every level of the organization and is a motivator who knows how to influence others to do their best work

  • Interpersonal skills: ability to interact with CXO’s of customers

The position can be also filled as part time position


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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Additional Locations: Any location in Europe