Robert Half IT Project Manager (ERP) in ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico
This is a Contract to Fulltime (FTE) opportunity based in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Hybrid work schedule is available (2 day/week onsite required at this time)
Exceptional benefits to include retirement, generous time off and educational benefits!
We are seeking an IT Project Manager (ERP) to manage a high profile enterprise wide ERP implementation.
The IT Project Manager will ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations. This position will create scope documents based on approved charters and project plans, as well as track key milestones and adjusts project plans, budget requests and/or resources to meet the needs of customers. The IT Project Manager is assigned to projects with multiple inter-dependencies and of high complexity, scope, risk and impact to the business. The IT Project Manager will be relied upon to coach, mentor and train other Project Managers (PM) and serve as a subject matter expert and leader in the field.
Duties and Responsibilities
Manages multiple projects with multiple internal and external dependencies, complex or multiple scope, a higher level of risk requiring mitigation plans, multiple integration points with some external integration related to functional capabilities, time sensitive works within multiple teams of resources;
Designs solutions and leads multiple projects;
Determines and coordinates budgetary and staffing resources (internal, vendor);
Encourages partnerships and shared risk;
Resolves competing priorities;
Responsible for effective staff management, including hiring and orientation, training and development, workflow and performance management, and the promotion of an inclusive and innovative work environment;
Acts as a mentor to other project management staff;
Communicate with all levels of the organization, including project team, steering committees and executive leadership.;
Advises leadership, customers, and staff on strategic solutions to dealing with barriers within a project.;
Oversees all aspects of program and project portfolio throughout project lifecycles to ensure completion within the defined scope, quality, time, and cost constraints.
Uses knowledge of strategies and priorities at multiple levels to set and review project portfolios and balances work activities in the portfolio.;
Absorbs and leverage project related technology to ensure effective project management and collaboration.;
Applies IT and program/project management technical standards and best practice.;
Understands the need for Business Case/ROI and ensures its completion.;
Leads project and steering committee meetings as well as ad hoc executive leadership briefings.;
Creates and maintains relationships with stakeholders and team members in order to achieve mutual goals.;
Provides guidance and direction to a team of project managers/coordinators assigned to a program.;
Collaborates and provides guidance with business analyst and subject matter expert program team members;
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Interviews are currently being conducted, for immediate consideration please apply
The successful IT Project Manager will have:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
Related experience which includes supervisor experience and managing multiple projects
Project Management Professional (PMP) license preferred
Experience with cloud-based ERP or cloud-based system projects is strongly preferred,
Experience managing large implementation project budgets.
Experience leading a team of project managers.
Experience working with an implementation partner on large system implementation projects.
Experience communicating and interacting with Executive Leadership.
Experience using agile methodology and/or Agile Scrum Master certified.
Background required prior to employment
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