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Sr. Project Manager ERP
Ref No.: 17-15190
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 11/20/2017
POSITION SUMMARY:
Experience managing one or multiple tracks of a full-lifecycle enterprise ERP software implementation. Working knowledge of technology concepts and expertise in industry PM tools required, including complex Excel spreadsheets. Strong communication skills, facilitation skills, and relationship building skills. Ability to identify, track, manage, and resolve project issues and roadblocks, including impacts/dependencies on other project tracks. Ability to manage and work with people with many different profiles at various levels in the organization.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Project scheduling, status reporting, meeting facilitation, change control management and issue/roadblock resolution
  • Technically competent in Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and Word.
  • Crisp, cogent inter-personnel, written, and verbal communication skills at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to quickly grasp new concepts and s/w tools without impacting productivity.
  • Decisive leadership with ability to drive timely resolution to cross-functional (business and/or IT) challenges
  • Collaboration with outside s/w or services vendors as needed
  • Keen analytic skills with the ability to avoid "analysis paralysis " and escalate issues/roadblocks in a timely fashion.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
  • Proven ability to manage large, complex, enterprise level projects including experience in ERP implementations.
  • Technically competent in Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and Word.
  • Crisp, cogent inter-personnel, written, and verbal communication skills at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong team building and team participation strengths.
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Working knowledge of SDLC, project mgmt. concepts and agile methodologies

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor's degree in field relevant to position OR 4 years of project management experience OR combination of education and project management experience equivalent to 4 years of college
  • 8 or more years professional experience managing and delivering projects in a medium to large sized company, 6 years of which should be in a lead project management capacity on a multi-year implementation

PREFERRED EDUCATION:
  • 10 or more years of professional PM experience managing and delivering projects, multi-year projects and/or ERP implementations.
  • Experience with Oracle Cloud Fusion implementation.
  • 5 or more years project management experience in the insurance industry.
  • 8 or more years in a lead project management capacity
  • Current PMI/PMP certification
  • Current SAFe certification