Senior Project Manager

  • location: Southfield, MI (remote)
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $53.12 - $78.12 per hour

job description

Senior Project Manager

job summary:
A leading NA provider of production materials and service solutions is looking for a Senior Project Manager that has direct WMS Blue Yonder, Infor or JDA experience (Infor+ is not requied but highly favorable). This role specifically requires 7-10 years of experience in the supply chain or manufacturing space and previous involvement with government type clients. The PM is expected to use their extensive knowledge of Infor to also guide the customer in their project implementation, but there's opportunity the customer would also use a different product. Additionally, you would have continual interaction with the implementation partner, the client's architecture team and the business team. The senior PM would also be expected to run the steering committee and bring in a significant amount of customer relationship management experience. Being able to translate business needs to the implementation partner is crucial.


  • 7+ years of experience as an IT Project Manager
  • Experience with WMS such as Infor, JDA, Blue Yonder
  • Experience implementing technology within a supply chain and/or manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • Certifications: PMP highly preferred
location: Southfield, Michigan
job type: Contract
salary: $53.12 - 78.12 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
  • Autonomously manage the day-to-day aspects of large-scale technology projects including: planning, status delivery, communications and issue/risk management
  • Develop/Maintain project charter including scope, assumptions, success criteria, budget, schedule and change management plans in conjunction with Project Sponsor and Technical Lead
  • Lead project meetings including kick-off, status, requirements gathering, implementation and closure discussions
  • Maintain and report on project schedule, dependencies, assignments and issues
  • Partner and collaborate with project sponsors and key stakeholders to manage project scope, plan and success measures
  • Facilitate effective communications with all stakeholders in support of project
  • Report weekly on the status, schedule, budget, risks and issues for project
  • Convene Project Steerco / Change Board to review and approve change requests to project budget, scope and schedule
  • Manage multiple components/phases/workstreams of the project concurrently
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 7 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
  • WMS
  • Infor
  • Infor+
  • Project Management
  • Blue Yonder

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