Details for Job Order Number 79691:

Job Title: Sr. ERP Project Manager
Locations: Livingston, New Jersey
Job Type: Direct
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ERP Sr. Project Manager.
 
This is a fulltime, permanent position with a Management Consulting firm.  Strong experience implementing  ERP packages such as Infor, SAP, Dynamics or Oracle Financials is mandatory.  Ability, willingness to travel is also mandatory.  Travel could be as much as 75%.
 

General Description

  • Working with our clients, manage overall coordination of client IT projects, from planning through implementation
  • Set project scope, priorities, deadlines and deliverable schedules
  • Facilitate discussions and consensus among various project stakeholders such as key business users, project sponsors, and developers
  • Manage and monitor project budgets and expenditures

Responsibilities

  • Create project charters and project plans
  • Organize and run steering committee meetings to provide management oversight and guidance to the project team.
  • Direct and guide business, technical and 3rd party solution provider resources.
  • Perform status reporting.
  • Monitoring project activities ensuring the quality and integrity of the information
  • Coordinate the issue escalation process for making business and monetary decisions, as well as identifying and mitigating risks.
  • Knowledge transfer and mentor client assigned project leads for them to become self-sufficient.
  • Communicate project updates including status, risks, issues, and escalations.

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 10 years of experience managing complex projects
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience implementing ERP systems
  • Product experience with ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle, and Microsoft Dynamics (to name a few)
  • Ability to apply the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide and Standards to intricate, multifaceted projects
  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with development teams and make project presentations.
  • Industry experience in manufacturing, distribution, consumer packaged goods, hospitality, import business or financial services
  • Expert in the use of Microsoft Project, Visio and other PMO tools and templates

Education and Certifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in information technology, computer science or related discipline
  • Project Management Institute certifications such as Professional Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), or PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)