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Job: SAP Training Lead
Title SAP Training Lead Categories Training Location Englewood, CO, USA Job InformationJob DescriptionThe SAP Training Lead will be responsible for the overall execution of training activities across the SAP ECC Sales and Distribution (SD), Financial Accounting (FI), Procure to Pay (MM), and Business Warehouse (BW) modules, and Business Objects (reporting modules) also known as the Vanguard project. The SAP Training Lead will lead a team of consultants in the effort to build and deploy the training curriculum for SAP including: defining the training strategy, developing the training delivery strategy, and providing leadership for the conception, design, development, deployment and maintenance of SAP training solutions and material. The Vanguard deployment is iterative meaning there will be several implementations. Therefore training development and delivery will be a reoccurring event. Similarly, training content updating and maintenance will commence after the first release and continue past all deployments. The SAP Training Leader will also work collaboratively with the Vanguard Group Coordinator.General Job Duties:· Responsible for the training activities for the entire Vanguard implementation (all releases) and for the timely completion of Vanguard Training objectives.Responsible for successful train-the-trainer, end user training, and training material creation, updating, and ongoing maintenance.Manage and participate in curriculum development, training program design, training materials development, delivery with the consulting team, and support of the certification process.Establish release-specific training requirements and determine training scope.Coordinate and validate training activities with process teams and SMEs.Use RWD/uPerform in developing, delivering and updating training materials.Assist with identifying trainer resources.Collaborate with other Vanguard members to ensure release-specific training environment needs (i.e., training IDs, refresh schedule, data).· Develop maintenance process of all training content for on-going use. (Moved this to help with sequencing)Specific Job Duties:• Collaborate with consulting team and Vanguard team to finalize design of training curriculum and training materials.• On-time execution of multi-year Vanguard Training Project Plan.• Manage the consulting team to design, develop, and deliver SAP training.• Assist in development and provide ongoing maintenance of ILT (instructor led training) content. ILT materials will include but are not limited to PowerPoint presentations, Work Instructions and Exercises (using BPPS and Simulations in RWD/uPerform), Quick Reference Guides (QRGs).• Collaborate in execution of End User Training Strategy and all key project deliverables.• Identify, lead and integrate Instructors within Workstreams.• Identify and ensure completion of all learning management activity aspects of training (registration, training material housing, evaluations, etc.). The Vanguard Group Coordinator will assist in the execution of these activities.• Manage the effort for set-up and delivery of RWD training to Business Process Procedure (BPP) Authors.• Collaborate with consulting team on all areas of course development (materials, technology, and reviews).• Manage activities and tasks, monitor progress, and issues resolution.• Collaborate in the development and execution of Train-the-Trainer strategy and responsible for successful deployment all end user training.• Designs, monitor development of, ensure distribution of, and monitor results of an assessment tool to evaluate training effectiveness, including creation of metrics.• Ensure IHS Vanguard End User Training is meeting its objectives through quantitative analysis.• Maintain Business Process Procedures (BPPs) and Simulations using the RWD/uPerform application (Moved this to help with sequencing).SkillsRequired Education:Bachelors Degree or equivalent experienceRequired Experience:• Experience leading the development and deployment of SAP ECC training• Four to eight years of technology enabled training and development experience• Previous RWD/uPerform use or training experience a plus• Certificate in instructional technology or other learning discipline a plusOther Skills:• Exceptional communication skills – both written and oral• Able to work effectively at all levels in an organization• Able to lead a training team and work collaboratively with consultants• Problem solving skills• Must be a team player and able to work with and through others• Ability to organize and maintain all aspects of training through all phases of a system implementation through multiple releases• Ability to work in a fast-paced environmentWe are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.Company DescriptionIHS (NYSE: IHS) is a leading provider of critical technical and advisory information, software and decision support tools, and consulting services to customers around the world. Our customers rely on our products and services to facilitate crucial decision-making, support key processes and improve productivity. IHS has targeted four specific information domains – energy, product lifecycle, security, and environment. IHS customers range from governments and large multinational corporations to small companies and technical professionals, doing business in more than 180 countries. IHS has been in business since 1959, is listed on the NYSE, and employs more than 4200 people in 25 countries around the world. The IHS family of companies includes IHS CERA (Cambridge Energy Research Associates), IHS Jane’s, IHS Global Insight, IHS Herold, and Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay.
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