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ERP Implementation Leader - Manufacturing

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
2 February, 2021

Job Description

In collaboration with our client based close to Zurich we are currently seeking an ERP Implementation Leader – Manufacturing to be based out of their corporate HQ. With production sites located across the globe they are a prominent consumer goods business – and with the aim of coordinating improvements in their production processes we are searching for a manufacturing process expert who can join the dots between production and systems as part of a ERP roll-out.


ERP Implementation Leader - Manufacturing, Zurich, Switzerland


The successful candidate will ideally have prior experience in the implementation of an ERP system into a production/manufacturing environment – this can include and not be exclusive to SAP, JD Edwards and Oracle amongst others. Furthermore, this knowledge will be combined with strong Project Management experience as well as the understanding of end to end Supply Chains and processes including Production Order Management, Production Costs, Plant Logistics, Material Flow and Master Data Management. As ERP Implementation Leader – Manufacturing you will naturally be a strong communicator and have the ability to collaborate with various stakeholders in the context of both business and systems terminology.


As the ERP Implementation Leader – Manufacturing you will relish the opportunity to work both independently but also as part of a wider team. You will need to hold a deep desire for continuous improvement and process optimisation and have a proven track record in the management of resources and timelines associated with Project tracking.


We are looking for a high calibre candidate with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level
  • Circa 8+ years working experience in a Business Process, System Implementation or Manufacturing environment
  • Strong ERP knowledge and understanding of production processes and how this links to ERP system flows
  • Knowledge of SAP APO, R/3 or S/4 Hana would be desirable
  • Accustomed to a change environment ideally in an international team
  • Fluency in English, other language skills would be an advantage
  • Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving ability



If you are interested in applying for this ERP Implementation Leader - Manufacturing role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.