Global SAP Operations Manager (m/f/d)
The Eckes-Granini Group GmbH is the international corporate group specialized in non-alcoholic fruit beverages under the umbrella of Eckes AG. With the international premium brand granini as well as strong local brands, including Brämhults, Elmenhorster, Joker, hohes C, Marli, Pago, Rynkeby and God Morgon, SIÓ and YO Syrup, the Group holds the leading position in the European fruit beverage market. The Eckes-Granini Group operates (through fully-owned subsidiaries in many cases) in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Romania and Bulgaria, the Czech and Slovak Republics, Spain, Sweden as well as Switzerland, and employs roughly 1,747 people. Eckes-Granini markets its products in both the retail food trade and the out-of-home sector in over 80 different countries.
Department: IT
Position: Full time
Employment: Unlimited
Workplace: Nieder-Olm
Contact Person
Eckes-Granini Group GmbH
Dorothea Olinger


Manage Eckes-Granini’s global SAP operations with best-in-class excellence. Continuously focus on service improvements while not compromising on service stability. After successful onboarding, option to work on selected projects.

Your responsibilities:

  • End-to-End accountability for Eckes-Granini’s global SAP Operations and related technical projects. This includes our SAP ECC, SAP PI/ EDI, SAP SolMan and SAP related 3rd party solutions.
  • Governance of Service operations considering service and operations requirements, Operational KPIs and application/ infrastructure optimization.
  • Lead incident and problem management process and consult on change requests. Secure smooth transition of projects or changes into the service portfolio.
  • Evaluate 3rd party solutions, benchmark our practices and consult on IT architecture decisions.
  • Responsibility for operational budget and forecast.

Operational/functional Activities:

  • Monitor and track operations. Contribute to operational reports and measure Service Levels.
  • Define service and operations requirements and create a service improvement plan.
  • Deliver operations in close collaboration with internal experts and external partners (Service Partner AMS and other 3rd parties).
  • Manage service communication and escalations in a pro-active and transparent way.
  • Ownership for technical projects and system maintenance activities related to SAP.


  • University degree
  • Excellent English skills (negotiation level)
  • Very Advanced Professional Knowledge on SAP, IT Operations, ITIL
  • Experience of working in matrix organization
  • Working in diverse teams and in an international environment
  • 5+ years experience in SAP (technical depth and solid functional overview)

We look forward to your application stating your remuneration expectations and your possible starting date.

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