Senior ERP Implementation Project Manager

  • location: Durham, NC (remote)
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $120,000 - $130,000 per year

job description

Senior ERP Implementation Project Manager

job summary:
We are seeking an experienced Senior ERP Implementation PM to help our

clients assess, design and implement IT systems to meet business objectives. We have a specific

need to support our clients ERP implementation efforts (NetSuite).

To be a great fit for this role, you need to have excellent communication and project management

skills and proven experience leading the implementation of ERP solutions for global

organizations. The ideal candidate will also have experience working in regulated industries,

including the health and life science sectors.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

? Engage with client stakeholders, coordinate requirements definition as needed, and

clearly communicate complex and highly technical subjects

? Create & manage the overall project plan through all phases of the project; manage

project team including activities related to configuration, change management, testing,

and data migration

? Coordinate activities across functional teams and the Solution Integrator

? Coordinate development of cutover plan as well as support model during conversion

? Report status on regular basis to leadership team; monitor scope, schedule, and budget

and obtain required change/deviation approvals

? Maintain risk, issue & decision log; review and update task list daily and escalate when

deadlines are missed

? Monitor dependencies and escalate when dependencies may create schedule/scope/

budget impacts

? Provide consulting guidance to assist clients in developing short and long-term

technology vision and strategic plans that are aligned with and support organizational

strategies and goals

? Provide consulting and guidance on building and/or maturing IT support organizations

and the implementation of tools and technologies used for enterprise business solutions

? Evaluate client needs, coordinate design for a solution, and clearly communicate the

value proposition of complex and highly technical subjects

? Implement and/or assess enterprise IT processes, technologies, and resource models

? Provide knowledge and guidance on tools and technologies used for enterprise computing

including virtualization, cloud computing, best of breed business applications, and

mobility solutions

? Assist project management in planning and coordinating activities to help implement

solutions and conduct cross-functional assessments

? Provide hands-on experience and/or coordination in implementing selected solutions,

supporting validation activities, writing policies, and delivering training

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE

? BS/BA, or equivalent combination of education and work experience

? Minimum 8 years overall IT implementation project management experience and demonstrated

leadership experience

? ERP experience required; NetSuite Finance Module, preferred Project Management

Module experience

? excellent verbal and written communication skills, especially in the areas of teamwork,

influencing skills, and ability to facilitate dynamic meetings and discussions

? excellent analytical skills to quickly recognize issues and opportunities to improve

processes and drive efficiencies

? Detail-oriented, technically savvy, have an analytical mind, and demonstrate excellent

writing and communication skills

? Exceptional attention to detail and superior problem-solving skills

? Ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously

? Ability to thrive while working on complex, high profile, high intensity projects

? Experience in regulated environments (particularly Life Sciences or Federal agencies) or

manufacturing is a plus

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

? Prior consulting experience

? PMP preferred

? Experience in regulated GxP environments, particularly Life Sciences.

? Experience with project management and collaboration tools such as O365

SharePoint/Teams, Smartsheet, MS Project, and Asana

? Broad experience with IT operations, core technology components (e.g., networking,

database management, server infrastructure, storage systems, and backup systems), and

cloud computing

 
location: Durham, North Carolina
job type: Permanent
salary: $120,000 - 130,000 per year
work hours: 9am to 6pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
We are seeking an experienced Senior ERP Implementation PM to help our

clients assess, design and implement IT systems to meet business objectives. We have a specific

need to support our clients ERP implementation efforts (NetSuite).

To be a great fit for this role, you need to have strong communication and project management

skills and proven experience leading the implementation of ERP solutions for global

organizations. The ideal candidate will also have experience working in regulated industries,

including the health and life science sectors.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

? Engage with client stakeholders, coordinate requirements definition as needed, and

clearly communicate complex and highly technical subjects

? Create & manage the overall project plan through all phases of the project; manage

project team including activities related to configuration, change management, testing,

and data migration

? Coordinate activities across functional teams and the Solution Integrator

? Coordinate development of cutover plan as well as support model during conversion

? Report status on regular basis to leadership team; monitor scope, schedule, and budget

and obtain required change/deviation approvals

? Maintain risk, issue & decision log; review and update task list daily and escalate when

deadlines are missed

? Monitor dependencies and escalate when dependencies may create schedule/scope/

budget impacts

? Provide consulting guidance to assist clients in developing short and long-term

technology vision and strategic plans that are aligned with and support organizational

strategies and goals

? Provide consulting and guidance on building and/or maturing IT support organizations

and the implementation of tools and technologies used for enterprise business solutions

? Evaluate client needs, coordinate design for a solution, and clearly communicate the

value proposition of complex and highly technical subjects

? Implement and/or assess enterprise IT processes, technologies, and resource models

? Provide knowledge and guidance on tools and technologies used for enterprise computing

including virtualization, cloud computing, best of breed business applications, and

mobility solutions

? Assist project management in planning and coordinating activities to help implement

solutions and conduct cross-functional assessments

? Provide hands-on experience and/or coordination in implementing selected solutions,

supporting validation activities, writing policies, and delivering training

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE

? BS/BA, or equivalent combination of education and work experience

? Minimum 8 years overall IT implementation project management experience and demonstrated

leadership experience

? ERP experience required; NetSuite Finance Module, preferred Project Management

Module experience

? strong verbal and written communication skills, especially in the areas of teamwork,

influencing skills, and ability to facilitate dynamic meetings and discussions

? strong analytical skills to quickly recognize issues and opportunities to improve

processes and drive efficiencies

? Detail-oriented, technically savvy, have an analytical mind, and demonstrate strong

writing and communication skills

? Exceptional attention to detail and superior problem-solving skills

? Ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously

? Ability to thrive while working on complex, high profile, high intensity projects

? Experience in regulated environments (particularly Life Sciences or Federal agencies) or

manufacturing is a plus

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

? Prior consulting experience

? PMP preferred

? Experience in regulated GxP environments, particularly Life Sciences.

? Experience with project management and collaboration tools such as O365

SharePoint/Teams, Smartsheet, MS Project, and Asana

? Broad experience with IT operations, core technology components (e.g., networking,

database management, server infrastructure, storage systems, and backup systems), and

cloud computing

 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 8 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • Project Management (8 years of experience is required)
  • ERP (5 years of experience is required)
  • NetSuite (4 years of experience is required)
  • implementation (5 years of experience is required)

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