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IT Project Management Senior Advisor

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: IT Project Management Senior Advisor

Location: Lake Mary, FL

Duration: 10 months (100% remote)

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Michael Gutierrez at: MGutierrez@strategicstaff.com and Reference Job Order #: 190302 or Click the Apply Button.

Skill: Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintenance of the program plan to support the entire S4 implementation from design to delivery – with selected system integrator and business partners that include project planning, dependencies, meeting facilitation, risk and issue management and change management.
  • Enforce project planning guidelines and controls that span all project stages from initiation through transition to operations including go-live and cutover strategies
  • Define and maintain a process for recording and communicating risks identified during the project
  • Provide guidelines for managing and resolving issues, dependencies, and constraints that arise during project delivery
  • Partner with Organizational Change Management (OCM) in defining related activities to the program; track OCM activities
  • Support the creation of Steering Committee materials by providing timely accurate information program progress, key business decisions, program risks, etc
  • Assist in the effective governance and program management office processes to manage the solution, decision making, deliverables, stage gates, schedule, resources, and costs
  • Monitor and manage team goals and performance and ensure team understands how they align and relate to broader business goals and strategies
  • Deep dive into existing and potential problem areas, develop and communicate corrective action and mitigation plans, and drive follow-through to successful resolution. Be hands-on when needed to help your team solve problems and get through crunch periods
  • Help teams connect the dots and collaborate effectively by understanding cross functional collaboration challenges or impacts and sharing solution and delivery integration points across functional work streams
  • Develop integrated project plan and drive teams to on-time and quality completion.
  • Lead planning activities that drive demand forecasts of projects, complexity, and delivery to determine capacity requirements for the PMO; collaborate with peers to provide a consolidated view for senior leadership
  • Establish guidelines to clearly define scope and capturing the business objectives associated with project requests
  • Define a structured approach for documenting, evaluating, and approving the preliminary scope of work
  • Define and manage gate controls and processes for scope alignment and stakeholders approval throughout delivery
  • Facilitate post-implementation benefit measurement and reporting
  • Coordinate efforts with PMO leadership, Business Relationship Managers, and Architects to develop multiyear roadmaps across CuraScript SD for strategic planning purposes

Education: Overall Experience:

  • Bachelor s degree in information technology or related field
  • 6+ years of hands-on experience working in Portfolio/PMO management
  • 6+ years of hands-on experience managing resource allocation and aligning with demand pipeline
  • 4+ years of hands-on experience managing multi-tiered program budgets
  • Hands on experience with Jira/Kanban
  • PMP certification required
  • Experience with agile and waterfall delivery methodologies
  • Experience/understanding with ERP implementation processes (i.e. planning, blueprinting, go-live, hypercare)
  • Experience with ALM tools
  • Knowledge of SAP S/4 HANA preferred
  • Experience with SAP Solution manager preferred
  • Completed at least one end to end ERP implementation
  • Big four consulting preferred
  • SAP S/4 Certifications
  • Multiple Full lifecycle implementations
  • PMI (PMP, PgMP, PMI-ACI) or Agile Certifications (CSM, SA, etc.)

Strategic Staffing Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID: JOB-190302
Publish Date: 14 Jan 2022

Tagged as: IT Project Management Senior Advisor