Project Manager (Enterprise Software, Salesforce)-15% travel

  • Prosum,
  • Remote or Atlanta, GA
  • 5 days ago
project manager, salesforce, sap, erp, crm, implementation, vendor, stakeholders
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Someone who has done PM work for Salesforce or any other large enterprise software applications.  Prefer Salesforce

Position Overview
The role of Project Manager is an exciting opportunity to partner with leaders and drive value creation as we implement Organizational Change. This role is empowered to identify and prioritize opportunities for simplification and optimization of Project Delivery. This person will coordinate with business leaders, stakeholders, subject matter experts, and vendors to deliver solutions enabled by process, people, and technology. This individual will ensure that all solutions adhere to organizational standards, controls, and best practices for operational readiness.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Leverage hands-on Project Management expertise with enterprise level implementations. Experience as a PM on a Salesforce implementation is a big plus.  Create a visionary strategy for functional programs.
  • Apply knowledge of CRM/ERP systems to drive organizational change. Salesforce and SAP preferred
  • Drive OCM throughout across multiple business units with strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with people, environments, cultures
  • Understands and implements best practices for database schema with the database team
  • Mature a Project Management organization across portfolio
  • Help build standards and processes for the Global program, valuing diversity and inclusion
  • Develop and manage projects from beginning to end, including project scope, timeline, procurement of hardware and software, resourcing, and project execution
  • Proactively manage project change control, communicating any impact to project scope, identifying risks or issues, and devising contingency plans
  • Measure, monitor, and maintain the team’s ability to meet or exceed KPI’s
  • Create and advertise project specific scorecards that drive profitable action
  • Act as an escalation point for the program and project stakeholders to manage risks, develop mitigation plans, and undertake proactive actions to achieve a green status throughout the project
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical paths while maintaining accurate project plans with real-time milestones, tasks, and project health data for your portfolio in the PPM tool
  • Understand the interdependent architectures, systems, and services among multiple functional teams across the IT and Business groups
  • Provide input on tactical needs of organization, based on engagement with stakeholders
  • Own updates and knowledge documentation to drive standardization
  • Project implementation forming documentation of operational readiness prior to completion with support team confirmation prior to project closure from proactive partnership
  • Manage project and program financial tracking
  • Identify opportunities to streamline deployments, share best practices with your peers and leaders, and regularly implement continuous improvement action

Required Skills/Qualifications

While it is not necessary to have expert knowledge of every program or project management tool, process and technology in the spectrum, it is required to have a strong working knowledge with many of the following technologies, or their commercial or open-source equivalents. Broad awareness of different areas of Data Services is Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) expertise

  • 5+ years of Project Management Experience
  • Business, Financial, and IT acumen is a must
  • Strong Oral and Written Communication including Presentation Skills
  • People Leadership
  • Global business acumen
  • Emotional Intelligence leading to trusted relationships
  • Strong Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills

Education/Experience

  • Required:
    • 3+ years working for a global manufacturing organization
    • Large project expertise: $1M+, 6mo+, multiple countries, cross functional team
    • Project delivery best practice knowledge
  • Preferred:
    • Certification in Six Sigma, Lean, PMP, and SAFe
    • Strong knowledge of MS products – Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Teams, SharePoint

Work Requirements

  • Travel: 15% (or more as required by business and project needs)
  • Work location: Atlanta, GA based position preferred, but Open to any location with ability to work remotely

Remote/Work from Home: 80% (or more), In office presence will be required. May need to attend in person meetings in designated company locations

Dice Id : prosum
Position Id : AK23064
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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