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Senior Project Manager

  • Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, 85260
  • Salary: 75.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Come work for this industry leader in U.S. recycling and waste services to help provide reliable environmental services and solutions for millions of commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers, together making the world a better place.

Position: Senior Project Manager
Location: Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
Term: 11 months
Rate: $75.00 hourly


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Stakeholder management skills coupled with good communication and organizational capabilities
  •  Develop detailed work plans, including breakdown structures, project milestones, risk assessment / management plans, staffing needs and project timelines (MS Office Suite, Rally, PPM an added advantage)
  • Drive decision making, risk management and issue resolution - drive actions to closure
  • Help chart and manage the full scope of the modernization program and ensure vendor compliance (and interconnectivity) with company expectations
  • Assign and oversee the daily tasks of Program personnel while ensuring all subordinates are actively working toward established milestones
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations to various audiences, including project team, sponsors, and executive level stakeholders
  • Ability to set agendas and facilitate meetings, while focusing in on critical path discussion topics and necessary decisions with all levels of Program leadership
  • Finance and Procurement functional experience with end-to-end implementations of Oracle Cloud products, Fusion Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud Service preferred (implement industry leading practices for a Cloud ERP implementation)
  • Conversant with core ERP implementation concepts such as data conversion, functional development/configuration, testing process, and deployment, etc.
  • Experience working with client stakeholders in conducting requirement gathering and design workshops Business and Change management streams to identify functional changes between the current ERP systems and Cloud through a Functional Impact Assessment
  • Experience working with onsite and offshore resource model
  • Proven success in providing on site leadership for project team by building and motivating team members to meet project goals, adhering to their responsibilities and project milestones
  • Demonstrated experience acting as the liaison between business and IT stakeholders with communication skills to speak appropriately to both parties (translating technology to the business and vice versa)
  • Demonstrated experience in analyzing a business issue and developing a future state recommendation

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors degree in Business, IT or related field
  • Experience working in an IT Project Management Office
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in full life-cycle ERP project implementations, including requirements, design, development, testing and roll-out stages (Finance and Procurement domains are an added bonus)
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with industry standard project management and service delivery methodologies for IT (SDLC, Agile, Waterfall, Scrum, Lean/Six Sigma, OCM, PMBOK or ITIL a plus)
  • Experience delivering and/or managing IT Infrastructure or Applications projects
  • Knowledge of ERP Cloud implementation leading practices; automation Agile delivery methodologies is a bonus
  • Knowledge of the environmental services domain will be an added advantage