VF Corporation Director, SAP in Hong Kong
- To provide SAP strategy and leadership to ensure successful delivery of SAP projects in an agile approach and drive SAP service support excellence.2. To be the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the ERP area, drive continuous improvement and find innovative ways to maximize value and use of the SAP capabilities in support of VF Asia businesses.
Work with business community to understand business strategy and needs and develop related SAP Capabilities’ and initiatives to support these needs
Ensure SAP projects delivery are agile and on time, within budget and scope with smooth go-live and with high quality.
Work in collaboration with Integrated Service Delivery lines of services to ensure that SAP system operation support and escalations are managed and delivered in a timely and reliable way to VF AP SAP business community
Develop a high performance and talented SAP team with Subject Matter expertise (SMEs).
Coordinate resources to ensure program and business needs are addressed through proactive priority management with business leaders
Develop ITEC/PMC project business case and funding request and follow through the PMO process to obtain project approval
Financial and budget management related to SAP projects and operation expenditures
Optimize VF Asia investment in SAP system (both projects and operation support) by selecting and managing cost-effective external partners/vendors and provide inputs to the service delivery organization to design optimal SAP support and operations model
Provide governance, technical leadership and management to establish best practices, like agile methodologies, for delivery of high quality and scalable SAP solutions
Work in close collaboration with Integrated Services organization to drive the development and improvement of operational processes related to SAP system to achieve operation excellence
Develop and drive SAP Strategic roadmap and capabilities for VF Asia
Represent Asia to participate in VF global SAP governance board to develop, align and drive regional and global SAP governance and roadmap
III: Major Challenge:
To comprehend complex VF set up and business problems and understand their interrelationships with systems in order to design and develop appropriate effective, scalable solutions
Experience identifying and resolving complex issues, taking initiative even under unfamiliar or ambiguous circumstances.
To manage a complex team with diverse multinational and geographically dispersed background
To manage multiple projects, resources – internal and external consultants based on business and budget requirements
Have an Agile mindset, drive continuous improvement and always forward thinking and using innovative ways to drive value-added SAP capabilities for our VF business
Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.
VF Diversity Vision Statement
VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.