Project Manager - NetSuite Project Manager

Confidential Company  •  GA

Less than 5 years experience  •  Consulting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/18/17
GA
Less than 5 years experience
Consulting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/18/17

Project Manager - NetSuite Project Manager

This position leads the overall project. 

The candidate MUST possess strong leadership skills, and not simply be an administrator or manager. 

Business acumen is also a MUST versus possessing only technical skills. 

The project manager leads and drives consulting, client, and subcontractor teams to deliver to the desired business objectives for the project. 

The position requires a combination of soft leadership skills, project management acumen, Industry and functional knowledge, as well as technical knowledge.

Required skills:

• Prior ERP implementation and Industry (aligned with the specific project) experience

• Experience leading projects involving process definition, process improvement and business transformation

• Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, especially Executive communication, but also to individual client, consulting, subcontractor team members

• Understanding of IT processes for software configuration, software development, software integration, infrastructure processes

• Ability to conduct impact analysis on medium complex problems, and recommend options/solutions

• Experience with all PM processes (project schedule, financial management, issue/risk management, resource management)  

-Able to build and manage deliverables-based or iteration-based plans (i.e. Agileexperience); independently and proactively manages risks, issues, status, and escalation  

-Mastered retroactively and proactively identifying and determining month-to-month and EAC effort variances

-Strong working knowledge of project  financial management, including planning, estimating, budgeting, and tracking of project finances  

-Can identify opportunities for improvement to the project delivery process, recommends, and drives implementation of solutions

- A Leader, not an Administrator

Preferred skills:

• BS/BA Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems and/or equivalent formal training or experience

• MBA preferred or equivalent working experience     

• 3+ years of project management experience

• Professional Certificates: PMI/PMP, Agile Leadership Network, Agile Alliance, SCRUM Alliance

• Negotiating skills across project teams and vendors; coaches others

• Demonstrated ability managing results, follow-through, managing schedule, resources, overcoming obstacles to achieve outcomes

• Ability to resolve team conflicts

• Skilled in matrix management      

Project Managers take full responsibility for managing a project or program. 

They normally manage a number of related streams or activities to achieve a desired business result, planned profitability levels, quality standards and highest-level client satisfaction.

Project Managers are responsible for the project plan, budget, structure, schedule and staffing requirements for the delivery organization.

A Project Manager usually has technical expertise in one or more other domains (e.g. a Project Manager with testing skills could perform a test manager function).

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