Cutover Manager/ Release Manager

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Programme & Project Management
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: PR/011367_1652138628
Contact: Adelson Lopes
Email: email Adelson

Job Title : SAP Cutover Manager / Environment Lead

Work Type: Permanent Full Time

Location: Brisbane - Hybrid role

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.


The SAP Cutover Manager/ Environment Lead is to collaborate with various internal teams to assist in the formulation of frameworks, strategies, approaches and methodologies to synchronise business solution environments
As an experienced SAP Cutover Manager, you will be the primary point of contact in transitioning our clients through their SAP "Go-Live" events. You will leverage your excellent organizational and communication skills to ensure successful project delivery and client success.
You will be responsible for coordinating the multiple concurrent SAP projects such that they won't break each other technically. It's all in and Azure environment, so experience of working in cloud will be handy.

Key Responsibilities

  • Co-ordinate and prepare detailed Cutover activity plans necessary to deploy SAP systems into a 'live' environment
  • Be the primary point of contact ensuring that all Cutover activities through pre go-live rehearsals
  • Manage and coordinate environment management and release cutover activities relating to the various systems environment landscapes that support the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Provide daily status reports - managing and escalating risks and issues as necessary
  • Work closely with stakeholders throughout cutover governance activities
  • Facilitate solutions and drive delivery of solutions with senior technical and business stakeholders
  • Manage the scope, cost, schedule, scope, and contractual performance deliverables
  • Provide regular project status updates to the customer

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Demonstrated ability and experience in leading and managing the provision of environment management strategies and activities and release cutover activities in delivering both SAP and Non-SAP based solutions under controlled releases for a significant program of work.
  • Experience having performed the role of a Cutover Manager in implementation environments
  • Expertise in applying project management methodologies, principles and practices, including stakeholder management and change management principles.
  • Working knowledge of common ERP process areas
  • Strong client relationship management and engagement skills

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

FinXL is committed to an inclusive workforce and we strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting their most up-to-date resume in the first instance.

We look forward to speaking with interested applicants. Reach out to Addie for a quick chat - 0732-322-316 or email to details.