ERP Project Manager | Direct Hire | $120k | Onsite in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop & maintain a detailed project plans that encompass all disciplines involved with the project.
  • Work with internal teams and external consultants to determine project scope and priorities, develop project plans and deliverable schedules, align resources, prepare status updates and variance reports, and negotiate changes to plans.
  • Serve as a liaison to IT management, reporting on the status of current projects, identifying issues and assessing their impact, and proactively recommending solutions.
  • Manage several concurrent projects, from planning through implementation
  • Responsible for hands-on technical responsibilities and support as needed such as testing, and troubleshooting issues related to implemented code and/or applications.
  • Coordinate project milestone reviews.
  • Responsible for tracking project changes and produce updated schedules as agreed with relevant parties.
  • Complete follow-up items on projects, including administrative & summary documentation.
  • Involved with other systems and programs as related/integrated with the ERP platform (D365 F&O).
  • Document and maintain project plans using agreed upon software/tools; manages and monitors project budgets and expenditures.
  • On a continual basis, analyze business processes, systems and applications and recommend changes to improve operational efficiencies.
  • Support project sponsors during the lifecycle of their project.
  • Coordinate & conduct project kickoff/cadence meetings.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • 5+ years of Technology Project Management Experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree required - preference in General Business or Finance
  • Skilled problem solving capabilities.
  • Capable of working independently with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to work effectively with project teams and prepare project presentations.
  • Ability to develop strong relationships and work effectively with employees at all levels.
  • Knowledge of corporate accounting practices and business processes and how those practices are implemented within the ERP platform.
  • Ability to work efficiently and collaboratively and juggle multiple projects.
  • Proficient research and analytical capabilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with people at all levels within the company as well as with customers and various outside agencies.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency with O365 suite, as well as, Project Management software/tools
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience.
  • Previous ERP project related experience required.
  • Project Management (PMP) Certification or equivalent related experience.
  • Technical proficiency with ERP systems; D365 F&O strongly preferred.