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Senior Project Manager (Data)

Burbank, CA
Date Added: August 29, 2019
 
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Senior Project Manager in Burbank, CA.

Duration
: 5 month(s)

Description:
Enterprise Business Systems team is looking for a Sr. Project Manager who will plan, execute, and deliver enhancement and integration projects on time, within budget, and within scope in accordance with business priorities. Throughout the lifecycle of the project, the project manager tracks project status and manages project participants to mitigate issues and risks as well as carry out the communication plan in support of change management as stakeholders move to new processes. In addition to exceptional PM skills, the ideal candidate will also have strong Data and System Integration experience, as well as solid Vendor Management experience.

Responsibilities:
  • Defines and maintains EBS project plan for the project
  • Partners with business sponsors to define success metrics and criteria
  • Facilitates all operational checkpoint activities throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Assesses and resolves all high priority project risks as they are encountered
  • Continually apprises relevant business stakeholder of project status
  • Proactively manages changes in project scope, identifies issues, and devises contingency plans
  • Identifies, manages, and resolves issues and conflicts within the project team
  • Provides frequent and regular on-site monitoring and enforcement of schedules, milestones, and accountability
  • Collaborates with stakeholders consisting of business sponsor, user groups, Enterprise Technology, and vendor(s), to define the project objective and goals, detailed scope, approach, resource requirements, risks and communications strategy
  • Aligns rollout strategy across multiple stakeholder groups
  • Leads effective status meetings which communicate overall project status and define actions required to keep project within scope, schedule and budget
  • Publishes weekly status report which provides project progress to project team and stakeholders
  • Gains deep knowledge of requirements and ensures product and deliverables meet requirements
Skills:
  • Excellent project management, organization, and team collaboration skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent facilitation, collaboration, organizational, leadership and presentation skills
  • Strong ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to make effective presentations and communicate technical concepts to non-technical clients and proven ability to work effectively with all organizational levels
  • Extensive knowledge of project management processes, systems development methods, organizational change management concepts, and business process improvement methods
  • Ability to anticipate risks and devise solutions in the moment
  • Comfort with ambiguity, frequent change, or unpredictability
  • 5 to 10 years of experience as a project manager in complex and large corporate environments with multiple stakeholders
  • Proficiency in MS Project, SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of experience working with technical applications and/or information systems, or equivalent, including 5+ years in managing information technology projects, or equivalent
  • Solid experience building systems interfaces and integrations
  • Solid experience overseeinging historical data archiving
  • Experience working on project management Tools (Visio, MS Project, Clarity, etc.)
  • Strong Data and System Integration experience
Required Education:
BS or equivalent

Don’t delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/


Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.

Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you’re located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!


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