Senior ERP Project Manager at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Chandler, Arizona





Job Description:


RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce's client, a growing company in the Chandler, AZ area is seeking a Senior ERP Software Project Manager. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager on this exclusive search assignment.

Summary:
The Project Manager manages key client projects with a focus on process improvement initiatives and software implementations. Responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope.

Responsibilities:


  • Develop a detailed project plans to monitor, track progress, create and maintain comprehensive project documentation; facilitate planning sessions at various stages of project lifecycles

  • Will be in charge of and lead the Workday IT Platform Implementation

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget

  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals

  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analyses

  • Ensure timely resolution of project roadblocks; Manage and appropriately escalate delivery impediments, risks, issues, and changes associated with project deliverables

  • Assign and monitor the work of technical personnel, ensuring that project steps are in alignment with business objectives, on-time and within budget

  • Ensure all the required deliverables are produced and reviewed, including the technical leadership of requirements, management, design, implementation, system integration, verification, test, quality assurance, delivery, operations, and sustainment of the technical solutions







REQUIREMENTS:



  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent work experience

  • PMP certification required

  • 5-8+ years of Project Manager experience with gradually increasing responsibilities and a demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, artifacts and tools

  • IT enterprise implementation(s) experience is required

  • Cloud based SaaS application experience is required (prefer 2,000 users or more)

  • Workday or Education environments experience is a plus but not required

  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

  • Merger/Acquisition experience would be a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles

  • Strong sense of personal responsibility and accountability for delivering high quality work

  • Excellent judgment, analytical thinking, and problem-solving skills

  • Experience in business process mapping or operational redesign/improvement

  • Effective working in a matrixed management environment

  • Strong communication skills, able to effectively interact with project sponsors, internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors

  • Strong cross-functional collaboration skills, relationship building skills and ability to achieve results without direct reporting relationships

  • Ability to quickly identify and drive to the optimal solution when presented with a series of constraints

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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