Principal Consultant SAP security & compliance


technology services, specialist services, managed services

  Governance Area

IT controls and security


The Netherlands, Sweden, Suriname, South Africa

  Job type

full-time employment, hybrid (@home and at the client or office)

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Job description

Would you like to help customers in implementing state-of-the-art SAP security & compliance (SSC) and supporting software solutions? Then you have come to the right place! We offer you great opportunities to become the expert in SAP security & compliance software implementation and become an SCC oriented application and business consultant. We support all SAP applications, from core SAP to, BRIM, ISU, S/4 HANA and SAP GRC. Your base location is The Netherlands, but you have the possibility to work in all our regions.

We are BR1GHT. A young and dynamic organization, leading with our vision on digital compliance & performance. BR1GHT advises companies on the realization of Digital Control, thereby improving their performance and implement software solutions. We do this in the areas of risk management, continuous monitoring, business controls automation, internal audit and compliance, and we work together with established vendors, such as SAP, and partners in the field of consulting and system implementations.

As BR1GHT we want to be ‘different’. We put the customer and our people always at number 1 and we value the social aspects of the current way of working. We work with communities to build great relations with our clients and with independent expert in our line of work. Please read more about us and our job offerings at

As Principal Consultant you manage the team within our shared service center in South Africa (remote of locally) that performs clients engagements as SAP audits, SAP controls design and implementations, controls automaten and managed SAP security services. As a SAP security & compliance your focus is specifically on risk related SAP processes and system configurations. The projects will be very diverse; small-scale reviews to long-term S/4HANA projects and implementation projects.

In your role as Principal consultant you will report directly to the director SAP Security and Controls and adds value to support in the sales process to our clients, deliver client engagements, coach and train (junior) team members and become encouraged to further develop our services and contribute to the creation of new and innovative solutions

Specific aspects

To be successful in the position of principal Consultant SAP security & compliance, you have:

– Minimum 8 years relevant work experience,
– the ideal candidate has experience in functional or technical SAP components (e.g. FI, SD, MM, Basis, etc.), in Consulting, IT Risk Management, IT Assurance and/or audit and was involved in SAP authorization redesign projectrs
– a  BIG-4 background of other international consulting firms
– Experience with SAP access and security implementations and reviews;
– Experience in managing, leading and supporting colleagues;
– Actively contributes to building the talent and customer pipeline; creates a talent experience that attracts, develops and retains top talent and high-performing teams;
– An excellent command of written and spoken English
– A completed university (or similar) education
– Experience with SAP GRC, S/4HANA and or other SAP solutions
– has experience in common SAP GRC tooling as SOterion and/or SAP GRC, CSI etc.

Governance areas

We are BR1GHT, a young and dynamic organization established in 2019. We provide the above mentioned services in six organisational governance areas covering all lines of defense:

Who are you?

You are:

  • A technology interested manager who wants to be (or already is) a SAP Security and Compliance experienced consultant.
  • Motivated to set up and lead (hybrid) delivery teams.
  • Interested in software technologies and you want to help customers improve the way they can manage the security and compliance SAP applications and improve and secure their processes.
  • A true specialist, but also a team player who naturally seeks connection with others and who combines abstract thinking with a can-do mentality,
  • Capable to build a secure environment on SAP and are focused on all details.
  • Motivated to contribute to building networks and in-depth client and partner relationships.
  • Interested to contribute to the development of our young start-up organization.
  • Looking for full-time employment of minimum 80% of your time.

What we offer

The context you will work in:

  • An environment in which personal initiative and taking responsibility are encouraged.
  • You can develop yourself in any direction you like; from specialist, consultant, entrepreneur, to management.
  • Challenging work with a focus on your ambitions and personal growth.
  • International context; clients all over the world and our international service centres.
  • Great jobs and work experiences building your CV.

Financial and non-financial benefits:

  • Excellent financial compensation with even better secondary fringe benefits. 
  • A great work-life with maximum flexibility.
  • A flexible hybrid work environment from home, our office and at clients.
  • A good group of colleagues and a lot of connected independent experts and partners to work with and learn from.
  • We challenge you to get the most out of yourself.
  • We support you intensively and there is room for your personal choices and training needs.
  • Trust upfront and tots of fun during the ride.


Who are we?

We are BR1GHT, a young and dynamic organization established in 2019, now servicing over 80 (multi-)national clients in 14 countries globally. We work closely together with well-established technology vendors, we source our specialist globally, and provide managed services out of Suriname and South Africa. In Suriname we focus on GRC and compliance for audit firms and financial institutes and in South Africa we provide more technology related services, such as SAP authorisation, multi-application security management, active directory, SAP GRC and controls automations.

As BR1GHT we want to be ‘different’. We put the customer and our people always at number 1, but at the same time, we care for our people and value the social aspects of our profession. This includes a healthy work-life balance, a fun and safe place to work, and the general well-being of all people we touch. We work with strong interconnected communities to build strong inter-personal relations between our employees, our clients, our partners and all independent experts we work wit. Please read more about us and our job offerings at

Are you interested?

If we triggered your interest, then what holds you back from continuing your career with us? To apply, please do so at our jobs page (click here).

Do do you first want to talk to us to orient yourself a bit more? Let us know and contact us via, or contact our SAP security & compliance lead Meindert Keuning at +31(0)6-53316734 by e-mail

We are truly looking forward to meet you!