IT Project Management Consultant

Resources Global Professionals   •  

Oklahoma City, OK

Industry: Business Services

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8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

As an IT Project Management Consultant, you will be responsible for the successful performance and completion of projects as well as the seamless transition to sustainability. In this role, you will work in partnership with stakeholders across multiple functional areas as an extension of the client teams and manage all aspects of a project through its entire lifecycle.

ATTRIBUTES OF CONSULTANTS WITH RGP

  • Respect for people and opinions and confidently offer your point-of-view with clients and among colleagues
  • A drive for proactively cultivating relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Optimism when faced with challenges and complex situations, coupled with the drive to solve client issues
  • Dedication to continuous improvement and development of your skillset and talents
  • A strong personal identification with RGP's values – loyalty, integrity, focus, enthusiasm, accountability and talent

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE

  • Manage the overall performance and delivery of large cross-functional projects in large, complex organizations
  • Manage all stages of the project lifecycle, including: scope, schedule, risks, issues and budget using established methodology (e.g., SDLC, Agile or Waterfall)
  • Act as the liaison between business and technology functions, including working closely with key stakeholders and end users
  • Develop and prioritize project deliverables and artifacts
  • Facilitate training, project communication and overall change management for the projects
  • Communicate with senior management on project status and performance

DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree is a plus
  • 7-plus years of project management experience with responsibility for the overall performance and delivery of large cross-functional projects, including scoping, schedules, risks, issues and budgets
  • Fortune 500 background and/or Big Four consulting experience strongly preferred
  • Experienced Scrum Master, PMP, Six Sigma, or similar certifications preferred
  • Full project life cycle implementation experience with large corporate systems, managing complex enterprise projects and leading and directing the work of project teams
  • Excellent communication skills; strong relationship and consensus building skills to work in a team environment and interface with all organizational levels
  • Project management experience in implementations of any of the following: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Custom Software, ERP (i.e. SAP, Oracle), CRM (i.e. SFDC), HR (i.e. Workday, PeopleSoft), Business Intelligence (i.e. HANA, OBIEE), Systems Integration, SaaS (i.e. Blackline, Zoura, CoStar, LeaseAccelerator), Master Data Management (MDM), Data Security and Governance.
  • Experience developing and maintaining standard project documentation, project plans, agendas, action items lists and deliverables; ensures adherence to company/PMO Project Management Standards and Software Development Lifecycle best practices
  • Proficiency in project management tools (i.e. MS Project, Clarity, Smartsheet) preferred