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ERP Project Manager

  • Location: Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, 30308
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Our enterprise client in Atlanta Georgia is seeking an ERP Project Manager to help manage large ERP implementation initiative.  This position will be 100% remote initially but will eventually come into the office in the fall, when their office reopens.  Our client is seeking a self starter with strong initiative and strong Project Management background with ERP implementations.  This role will involve coordinating deliverables with cross functional teams and will work with software integrator Program Lead to help lead/manage the Oracle Cloud Financials implementation.  This position will require extensive follow up, PM must be very organized with great follow up skills.  They will report directly to the Sr PM at NCR and the Accenture PM. 
The Project Manager will assist with a multi-phased, multi-year effort to migrate ERP applications to the Cloud, specifically Financials. 

PM will partner with the Sr. PM and the Software Integrator PM to ensure deliverables are being met.  The client's Software Integrator is leading the project, it will be a 3 year effort to move all applications to the Cloud. They are currently in phase 2, which is focusing on moving from On-prem to Oracle Cloud Financials. GL is already in the cloud and they are focusing moving RTR, PTP, and ITC.  PM will work with IT and various Business Stakeholders to ensure tasks are getting completed and following up on pending items.  Communication skills are critical for this role and attention to detail and a lot of follow up tasks.  

Required Skills: 
1. 5+ years of PM experience in managing IT projects
2, Experience Project Managing ERP projects, Must be familiar with ERP terms.  Must have PM experience on ERP implementation projects.  Any ERP is fine (Peoplesoft, SAP, Oracle).
2. Waterfall PM is fine, isn't required to have Agile experience. 

Desired skills:
1. PM experience with Oracle ERP Cloud is a plus(not required).  
2. Sample PM areas: Conversion, deployment, UAT, Training Planning, Managing open items.

Soft Skills:  
1. Must have excellent verbal and written communication. And diligent in following up and following through.

Degreed in MIS or in a technical fields

Project description:
 PM will report and work directly with Sr. PM and Accenture PM to assist on Oracle ERP Cloud implementation.  Will be heavily involved in following up on pending tasks, deliverables, working closely with business stakeholders and IT.  Must have strong organizational skills and communication skills to ensure all tasks related to the project are on time and being executed upon.