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Master Data Project Manager

A client operating in the Paper and Pulp industry, is undergoing a strategic transformation to implement a new unified Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. This initiative aims to streamline their business processes, enhance cross-departmental information flow, and improve data management capabilities.

To achieve this, they are looking for an experienced Master Data Project Manager to lead the establishment of a unified Master Data Management function as part of their transformation program. You will oversee a sub-stream within the Data & Migration workstream, focusing on data migration, master data management, and data & information governance. Additionally, you will work on developing the necessary Data Management processes to support the clients program’s success, such as processes for handling test data in the new ERP system.

Role Description

Plan and lead the development of their Master Data Management (MDM) operating model, covering strategy, governance, organization, processes, services, and solutions.

Collaborate with program workstreams and various business units to understand their master data requirements.

Coordinate efficient end-to-end master data processes, focusing on enterprise-wide data, including Product, Commercial, Sourcing, and Finance.

Develop a framework to ensure seamless integration and synchronization of master data across SAP modules and related systems.

Ensure data quality and compliance with quality standards and business rules.

Coordinate with the Migration team to ensure accurate transfer of master data during system implementation.

Support both future and interim master data processes, working closely with other relevant workstreams and projects.

Provide master data services support to the program.

Collaborate closely with internal staff, project teams, and external vendors.

Foster a positive, enjoyable, and solution-oriented work environment.

Report to the data stream lead as part of the program data stream.

Focus on finding the right individual to build a strong function and integrate well with the existing team and organization.

Experience Required:
6-8 years of project management experience in business transformation projects.

Proven experience in leading and driving teams, ensuring effective collaboration and successful project delivery.

Experience in ERP implementation projects and change management.

Experience leading cross-functional initiatives related to organizational change and new ways of working.

Strong communication and stakeholder management skills.

Experience in enterprise-wide master data management.

A good understanding of processes and concepts within the manufacturing industry, preferably within the process industry.

Language: Swedish
Required to participate in numerous live workshops in Solna.
Some workshops may also be held at other sites.
Start: August
Location: Solna, hybrid
Period: 6 months

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