IT Project Manager – FTE – Warminster, PA

May 19th, 2016
Title: IT Project Manager – FTE – Warminster, PA
Location: Warminster, PA
Skills: Project manager, project management, ERP, Manufacturing, Inventory, Planning
Type: Full Time
Salary: Very competitive with bonus
Post Date: 5/18/16

 

IT Project Manager – FTE – Warminster, PA

 

Job summary: Project manager to drive IT activities for the implementation of a new ERP system.  This person will work closely with an SME for the Production/Demand Planning, Inventory, Procurement in a manufacturing environment

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Facilitate, plan and manage multiple projects from an IT perspective to ensure deadlines are met and requirements are fulfilled while staying within schedule, budget and scope. Start with leading Procure to Pay and Plan to Stock workstreams on a new global ERP implementation, with an initial rollout for the America’s.
  • Work closely with business lead(s) to report on overall project status and organize project meetings bringing stakeholders and cross-disciplinary teams to drive project initiatives and drive consensus.
  • Collaborate with business lead, stakeholders and system integrators to establish requirements, develop process maps and design the solution.
  • Lead assessments of the systems to meet the requirements and develop solutions within the chosen systems.
  • Work with business lead(s) and system integrators to coordinate design sessions, conference room pilots, user acceptance testing, issues resolution, deployment plan, training and communications among other project activities.
  • Develop statement of work with system integrators for projects and ensure solutions are designed and delivered as per the statement of work.
  • Where necessary, handoff technical and development requirements to other IT team members or system integrators and ensure their work is completed with quality as per company guidelines.
  • Provide post deployment support of projects and develop plan to transition to support business analysts.
  • Develop and maintain an in-depth understanding of the business processes and core applications.
  • Participate in the development of a project methodology for adequate corporate governance
  • Educate the business leads and stakeholders on projects on project management concepts and methodology.
  • Work in tandem with the rest of the global IT Team to align global strategies and solutions.
  • Mentor and coach other IT team members on project management and business analysis concepts.

 

Experience:
  • Minimum of eight years of experience in IT, specifically with ERP systems (especially Planning, Inventory, Procurement).
  • Minimum of three years of IT project management experience
  • Experience with global manufacturing industries preferred
  • MS Dynamics AX a plus
 
Education:
  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Certifications such as PMP desired
 
Skills:
  • Strong knowledge of IT project management methodologies and business analysis concepts
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to express complex technical concepts in terms that are understandable to the business.
  • Excellent organizational, team facilitation, presentation and training skills
  • Ability to thrive in a “hands-on”, developing global environment.
  • Experience with project management tools such as MS Projects

Type: Full Time Permanent 
Start Date: 
ASAP
Location: Warminster, PA
Compensation: Very Competitive with bonus

Contact:

To apply, please email resume, including position title in subject line, to Resumes@proactivestaff.com

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