Software Implementation Project Manager in Downers Grove, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 7/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $103000.0 - $108000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Are you a Software Implementation Project Manager guru looking to join one of the top private employers Downers Grove, IL?  Do you want a career with an organization committed to promoting from within?  Do you like the idea of a beautiful office, using the on-site gym for a workout, or taking an on-site yoga class at lunch?

Our client, a locally-based developer of ERP Cloud software, has partnered with us, Volt Workforce Solutions, to find a Project Manager Rockstar!  They need someone savvy to develop and implement programs to drive new business generation.  Are you that person?  If so, let us know!!!

As the Project Manager you will performs a range of activities required to enable the client to successfully implement and utilize applications.

-Works independently and leads implementation team on all projects.

-Uses skills as an experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures.

-Resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative and practical manner You will be responsible for the overall planning, management and completion of TMS software implementation projects.

-Uses project management skills to manage project roles, identify resource requirements, meet training needs, define project deliverables, provide customer satisfaction and reporting structures and ensure quality and profitability of projects.

-Ensures effective communications and relationships between customers and project team members are maintained.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

• Responsible for project delivery, resources, timelines, schedules, financials and client satisfaction.

• Proactively manages scope and scope changes.

• Manages delivery issues and risks and creates mitigation strategies. • Manages all project administration activities (time recording, invoicing, status reporting, project reviews, resource management) on a timely basis.

• Escalates rapidly all obstacles that cannot be dealt with promptly that could result in delays, budget overrun or quality issues.

• Works with customers in defining project requirements, and identify the roles of project team members, project reporting structures, frequency of interaction and training requirements.

• Prepares work orders and statements of work outlining the work tasks, schedules, and cost.

• Assigns, schedules, reviews, and monitors project work to ensure progress is within expected guidelines and is completed on time and within budget. • Organizes and conducts project team meetings.

• Identifies, tracks, monitors and communicates project-related issues, scope changes, variances and contingencies that may arise during the projects. Facilitates amicable solutions with the appropriate people.

• Understands the capabilities and functions of TMS and related modules.

• Attend meetings at customer locations when appropriate.

• Ensures project documentation is stored in internal project repositories.

• Provides performance review feedback for all project participants. • Develops internal work aids and knowledge capital.

Required Knowledge and Experience:

• University level degree or equivalent.

• Minimum five years TMS (or ERP) implementation experience.

• Minimum two years of consulting experience or 6 years of other work experience.

• Minimum four years of project management experience.

Schedule: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Please send your resume to Susie, or for immediate consideration for this position, please call her directly at 805-450-0783 for an appointment.

Volt Is An Equal Opportunity Employer