Senior Product Specialist (remote, US or Canada)

Montreal, QC, CA

Description

The Senior Product Specialist is responsible for driving product management initiatives, maintaining product plans and ensuring the overall achievement of product objectives as they pertain to Rizing's SAP-related software solutions. Additionally, this role collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to identify new opportunities, areas of services improvements, and cost reductions and functions as a key resource for the Product Management team to define product enhancements and strategies in tight collaboration with line of business designates to ensure added value in the product vision, positioning, and direction.  This remote role can be based in the US or Canada.  #LI-JH1

Essential Functions

  • Ensure the definition of the product vision, feature prioritization, product requirements, and ongoing product roadmap are maintained by the Product Owner.
  • Research and communicate the needs of the end-users to the product manager.
  • Define product enhancements and strategies.
  • Contribute to the determination of profitability of the products.
  • Ensure product assets are accurate and relevant.
  • Manage customer onboarding/offboarding and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure proper communication strategy and training for external stakeholders.
  • Assist the development team in concept, design, user testing, forecasting, support, and life-cycle of the product.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resources, Computer Science, Information Systems, Education or equivalent experience in a related relevant field.
  • 5 years of SAP solution experience, including success in product lifecycle management.
  • Experience developing products throughout the full implementation lifecycle.
  • Experience implementing or utilizing SAP systems.
  • Experience with the SAP project lifecycles, methodologies, architecture, and support model.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Ability to take a vision, establish a strategy then provide tactical solutions that identify measurable outcomes.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team.
  • Ability to create and deliver presentations.
  • Ability to manage time and multiple projects with a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Expert knowledge of SAP HCM solution, SAP SuccessFactors, EAM, Retail solution, SAP Cloud Platform, and custom development.
  • Expert understanding of SAP Solution Architecture.
  • Advanced knowledge of Project Management methodology, to include planning, schedule development, scope management, and cost management.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office programs, including Word, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
  • Ability to effectively lead teams of professionals, including conflict and change management within complex projects, performance evaluation, feedback, coaching, and career development.
  • Ability to effectively communicate through informative presentations and responses to inquiries.

ABOUT THE RIZING COMPANY

Rizing is a privately held multi-million dollar international company fully committed to providing leading SAP functional and technical services to our customers.  We provide  best in-class solutions to meet the global demand for SAP consulting, implementation services, and products by leveraging our industry expertise to help companies run better.   For companies seeking to transform their business through SAP software, Rizing combines the scale and stability of a global company able to take on more complex projects with the expertise, focus, and attention of a boutique firm.   We offer specialized services in:   

  • Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Geospatial services
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)  through on-premise HCM and SuccessFactors 
  • Consumer Industries (CI) for Retail, Fashion, Consumer Products and Wholesale

If you value a culture that respects diversity, individual courage, integrity, excellence, and promotes team collaboration, Rizing may be right for you.