Senior IT Project Manager – ERP

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Location

Remote from U.S.

Type

Contract

Duration

6+ month W2 contract

Start Date

Immediate

Skills

SAP S/4HANA ERP, FI, FICO, WM, SRM & SD Waterfall/Agile/Scrum, MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio

Reference #

Job-11254

Job Description

We are seeking a Senior IT Project Manager for our data storage solution client in California. This is a 6-month W2 REMOTE contract position, with the possibility of extension and/or conversion.

*** W2 Consultants Only. No C2C. ***

Our client is in the process of implementing a new SAP S/4HANA ERP and associated ecosystem. In support of this ERP program, we are searching for a highly qualified Project Manager who has ERP deployment experience and knowledge to guide this journey. A track record of successful ERP project management and delivery is required with S/4, FI, FICO, WM, SRM and/or SD.

The Senior IT Project Manager will coordinate and lead cross-functional project teams. To be successful in this role, it is essential that you are able to build close partnerships and work collaboratively with various cross-functional organizations, teams and individuals across the business and IT. PM will interact with all levels of project team members, subject matter experts, management, and leadership throughout the company. In addition to managing a variety of IT projects, the Project Manager may also assist in building out IT PMO processes, tools, and templates.

Primary responsibilities include:
• Directs and leads the delivery of highly complex IT ERP applications and systems, which includes leadership of multiple dependent projects across multiple functional areas and technology platforms
• Responsible for project oversight, including planning, directing, and managing cross-functional team members
• Ensures the integrated scope, schedule, budget, and quality of multiple project teams
• Identifies, tracks, and manages project level risks and issues
• Serves as an escalation point to resolve project issues, remove roadblocks, formulate contingency plans, and communicate status to executive leadership team
• Functions as a central point of project communication and status for project team members, stakeholders, management, and executives
• Partner closely with internal customers and other technology personnel to define objectives, scope, budget, resource needs, and success criteria associated with proposed and approved projects
• Build relationships and collaborate cross-functionally to lead project delivery teams towards successful project outcomes
• Manage project deliverables and milestones within approved timelines and budget
• Manage and coordinate day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of approved projects
• Adhere to IT governance processes and provide monthly project status and financial updates for approved projects.

Qualifications:
• BS/BA (with an IT focus) preferred or equivalent experience
• 15+ years of relevant ERP experience (SAP, S/4, Digital Transformation, FI, FICO, WM, SRM, and/or SD) with at least 10 years of hands-on IT Project Management experience
• Experience with M&A (merger and acquisition) integration-related projects is a plus
• Experience with Waterfall/Agile/Scrum methodologies/processes
• Experience with Organizational Change Management techniques and methodologies as part of the overall project delivery methodology
• Excellent desktop software skills – MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio, etc.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is highly desired

Soft Skills:
• Proven ability to influence and/or lead high performing/geographically dispersed teams
• Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills to manage complex process and technology issues
• Ability to effectively manage stakeholder expectations.
• Knowledge of, and effective use of different influencing styles
• Ability and work with and align different stakeholder groups toward consensus
• Must possess strong documentation skills and can work with rapid change and fast pace

Please apply today!

For more information, please email: Job-11254@thecarreraagency.com. #LI-GS1 #LI-DNI #LI-Remote

Senior IT Project Manager – ERP

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