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Software Asset Management Specialist - SAP

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Our opportunity

 

We are is looking for a senior SAM specialist who specializes on SAP software to join global Software Asset Management function with an objective to optimize software contract spend, manage compliance, analyze data, draw the relevant conclusions and then work with others to implement opportunities or remediate risks. This is a challenging role, requiring a broad understanding of IT technology, service management processes and the ability to collaborate with many different stakeholder groups within Zurich Group.

GTO SW Asset Management comprises of an international team of SAM experts in three countries, managing a multi-million-dollar software portfolio and helping other IT stakeholders to achieve their objectives. This is a perfect opportunity for someone who would like to work at a groupwide level in defining and implementing 'Best Practice' methodologies related to SAM service.

 

Your role

 

As a Software Asset Management Specialist – SAP your main responsibilities will involve

  • In-depth and proven knowledge of SAM operations and competencies, with ability to apply and advise on complex software licensing topics and produce ELPs for SAP software.
  • Understands SAP licensing concepts, indirect usage rules and product use rights.
  • Experience with the SAP System Measurement Tools - LAW, USSM, self-declaration metrics and SAP system survey in the S/4HANA environment.
  • Provide transparency of costs for SW contracts and assure fair allocation of charges to BUs and Service owners based on software usage.
  • Negotiate successfully across the organization and with external suppliers/vendors in a constructive and collaborative manner.
  • Maintains stakeholder community and enables information sharing environment.
  • Proactively identify and drive initiatives to achieve SW related savings, developing best practices and processes, to continuously improve software asset management service and to ensure compliance with budget and contractual requirements.
  • Identify necessary changes and play key role in the complex software contract negotiations, manage demand and contract updates, liaise with external vendors, legal, contract and sourcing teams.
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Your Skills and Experience

 

As a Software Asset Management Specialist – SAP your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • CSAM or any other accreditation in SAM discipline (Preferred Qualification)
  • 5+ years of experience in supporting SAM operations, developing and implementing asset management tools, frameworks and governance.
  • Fluent spoken and written English. Knowledge of German is an advantage but not necessary.
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to process data and work in a complex global organisational environment.
  • Personal and professional accountability, ability to deliver through others, can demonstrate a high work ethic and committed to doing the right thing, curious, willing and able to offer a different perspective with a genuine focus on solution and the confidence to make it happen.
  • Extremely strong organization and productivity skills, ability to interface with managers, staff and stakeholders within the organization.
  • Exceptional analytical skills, financial and commercial acumen.
  • Good time and project management skills.

 

Additional Information

 

As well as a competitive salary and a yearly bonus we offer benefits package which includes:

  • Wide range of internal and external trainings
  • Ticket restaurant
  • Option to work remotely up to 50% of time weekly
  • Pension Plan - after 1 year in the company
  • Life Insurance
  • Exclusive Employees discounts
  • Free English and Spanish classes depends on the needs
  • Opportunities for development and progression within a global organization

Primary work location is Barcelona. Occasional travel to other Zurich locations may be required. You can apply by clicking on the button “Apply online”

 

Who we are

 

Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.

 

So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.

 

At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer.  We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

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