IT Program Manager (ERP Financials) – REMOTE

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Location

United States

Type

Contract

Duration

12+ month Contract

Start Date

Immediate

Skills

IT Program Management, large-scale, enterprise, global, complex projects, ERP, Oracle Cloud Financials, leadership, diplomacy, end-to-end projects

Reference #

Job-11129

Job Description

Our industry-leading client has an opening for a Sr. IT Program Manager with end-to-end ERP Financial implementation experience to support high visibility, enterprise-wide, cross-functional business initiatives. This is a 6-12 month W2 REMOTE contract position, with the possibility of extension.

Excellent communication, relationship building and large, complex scale experience is needed.

Role and Responsibilities
• IT Program and Project Management experience, working within IT organizations supporting business partners and streamlining business processes
• Must have significant experience with end-to-end ERP Financial platform implementations (planning, kickoff, development, execution, control and close-out, and relationship-building skills to interface with the implementation partner.
• The initial focus is on standing up a robust Financial platform (FA, AR, etc). Oracle EBS or Oracle Cloud knowledge is a plus
• Will lead strategic IT programs and complex technology projects following an iterative Waterfall Agile methodology, ensuring quality and timely delivery on commitments
• Define, plan, direct the establishment & execution of a broad range of technical programs/projects, while balancing the competing demands of scope, time, cost, quality, resources, and risk
• Plan, organize, lead and monitor the activities of the cross-functional project team, which will include internal team memers and vendor resources in a global environment.
• Develop and/or review detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports, while maintaining overall control of the schedule, budget and scope, and using these deliverables to conduct the project
• Provide project risk analysis and mitigation planning
• Lead business process improvements and efficiencies across cross-functional workstreams.
• Will provide communications and updates to the executives and stakeholders, and partner closely with the ERP implementation partner.

Qualifications
• BS/BA degree in business or a technical field with 10-15+ years of directly relevant experience in Project Management leading major and/or complex IT programs, including full life cycle ERP implementation experience
• Solid experience leading projects following PM methodologies and best practices, following Agile, Waterfall, and hybid process. PMP certification and/or SCRUM Master is a plus.
• Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods (Scheduling, Resourcing, Cost Management, Scoping, etc.)
• Expert managing multiple, simultaneous projects and programs
• Experience managing projects with a global footprint
• Experience collaborating with and supporting business leaders within a large corporate environment
• Profound knowledge on business processes, business data and related KPIs.
• Familiarity with diverse systems landscapes and integration needs (i.e. CRM, ERP (Oracle), BI, HCM, Cloud based Infrastructure, etc.).
• Demonstrated experience in leading projects for SaaS based technology solutions such as Salesforce, Workday, FinancialForce, Hyperion Planning, Office 365 (O365) is a plus
• Excellent knowledge of Collaboration tools; working knowledge of program/project management software is a strong advantage (ServiceNow PPM, Smart Sheet, MS Project, Jira)

Soft skills:
• Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
• Ability to address and resolve difficult situations even under time pressure and/or with ambiguity
• Demonstrated ability to influence and manage the expectations of stakeholders, team members, management and external partners

Please apply today!

For more information, please email: Job-11129@thecarreraagency.com. #LI-JT1 #LI-DNI #LI-Remote

IT Program Manager (ERP Financials) – REMOTE

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