ERP Implementation Project Manager

  • Posted 36 days ago | Updated 19 days ago

Overview

Remote
$70 - $80
Contract - W2
Contract - 6 Month(s)

Skills

ERP
Project Management
Project Manager
QuickBooks
budget management
financial processes
presentation skills
project plan

Job Details

ERP Implementation Project Manager

Do you thrive on leading complex IT projects and driving successful transitions? Are you passionate about streamlining financial processes and maximizing efficiency? If so, we want to hear from you!

About the Opportunity:

We're seeking a highly motivated and experienced ERP IT Project Manager to join our team remotely for a 6-month contract with a strong possibility of extension or conversion to a full-time role. In this critical role, you'll play a pivotal part in guiding our company's transition from QuickBooks to a robust ERP system.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with a third-party consultant to understand current workflows, departmental needs, and data integrations.
  • Leading the needs analysis and system selection process, recommending the optimal ERP solution for our organization.
  • Developing a comprehensive project plan for ERP implementation, including timelines, budget management, and resource allocation.
  • Overseeing all aspects of the project execution, ensuring adherence to deadlines, milestones, and quality standards.
  • Effectively communicating project progress and updates to internal stakeholders (across departments) and C-level executives, using clear and concise presentations.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in project management, preferably within the IT field.
  • Proven track record of successfully implementing ERP financial systems.
  • Experience migrating businesses from QuickBooks to a new ERP system is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to engage diverse audiences, including senior leadership.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, work independently, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Bonus Points:

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) certifications (PMP, PgMP, etc.)
  • Proficient in project management tools like SmartSheet
  • Familiarity with the healthcare industry (a plus, not mandatory)
  • Extensive experience with Agile methodologies and a history of successfully integrating Agile into Waterfall environments.

Compensation:

Competitive hourly rate of $70-$80.

Why Join Us?

This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact on our company's growth and efficiency. We offer a collaborative and fast-paced work environment where your skills and expertise will be valued.