You’ll be one of our go-to computer people. You’ll determine our IT goals and implement, maintain and monitor the appropriate computer systems needed to meet those goals.

 

Project Manager (ERP Implementation)

Location: Westford, MA

Job Purpose Evaluate, solution, design, implement and support new ERP business system. Support a growing business and introduce new business ERP solution as well as business continuity to the company. Create and maintain an effective communications and delivery link between functional management and IT resources engaged in developing agreed upon solutions.

Key Results Area:

  • Actively works with management and stake holders to review progress and functional delivery on a regular committed basis.
  • Uses clear goals to communicate the project vision to project stakeholders.
  • Communicates status outside the team, particularly with senior management, external parties such as consultants, and oversight boards.
  • Takes accountability for the project in terms of successful business value outcome.
  • Build and maintain effective customer relationships within business area stakeholders to understand current and future business requirements for use in an ERP system.
  • Use best practices and functional expertise to drive change through technology and business process implementation and redesign.
  • Lead all phases of a Systems Development Life Cycle and Change Control processes.
  • Proven ability to research, understand and apply knowledge of ERP Applications implementations to business.
  • Enable continuous improvement and offer recommendations regarding opportunities to maximize integration and enable new functionality.
  • Document business needs, distinguish between needs and wants, identify gaps between business needs and standard ERP functionality, design and document solutions that fill the gaps, and provide detailed business requirements specifications for developers.
  • Develop, document, and execute test plans to assess the integrity and accuracy of business processes, module functionality setups and modifications, enhancements, customizations, and patches.
  • Develop and maintain end user training documentation and deliver training as required.
  • Develop and maintain business process documentation and consider compliance in all business process analysis and redesign activities.
  • Support, analyze, and resolve critical production application issues as required.

Desired Skills and Experience

Critical Competencies:

  • Strong experience with ERP business process and implementation with Enterprise ERP solutions.
  • Experience with business process reengineering, documenting workflows and developing specifications.
  • Strong Project Management experience.
  • Experience gathering and consolidating requirements from cross-functional groups.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet constantly changing timelines.
  • Experience with data conversion.
  • Ability to interpret business requirements to build a solution.
  • Knowledge of access control of user accounts.
  • Knowledge of business intelligence and reporting tools.
  • IT application /system deployment and project management; consulting experience and PMP a plus.

Functional Expertise:

  • Excellent communications skills both oral and written.
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced negotiation skills.
  • Proven leadership ability.
  • Visible, vocal, and objective.
  • Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated.
  • Team-player with the ability to work in a collaborative environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types.
  • Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential.
  • Creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems.
  • Collaborative in driving decisions.
  • Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail.

Behavioral and Interpersonal:

  • Can do attitude with a commitment to project deadlines.
  • Strong professional, interpersonal, communications, process, and technical project management skills.
  • Ability to document operations procedures.
  • Excellent organizational, oral and written communication and analytical skills combined with in-depth knowledge of technology.

Sphere of Influence:

Interacts with all levels of the organization.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Minimum Level of Education: MBA preferred, Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 15+ year’s professional experience working in the information systems field.

 

If interested, please apply here