SAP Project Manager

Budget, SAP, Work breakdown structure, Project management, PMP, PPM, Pharmaceutics, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, Cross-functional, Compliance, Clarity, Team management, Project scoping, Quality management, Project control, IT management, Finance, Decision support, Reporting
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Title: SAP Project Manager
Location: North Chicago, IL
Duration: 12 Months+

 

Locals Preferred

 

Primary Function:
Develop, execute and manage project(s) within the defined scope. Lead all aspects of the project life-cycle, working with project sponsors/key stakeholders, team members, and management to oversee all phases of project completion. Build and manage project’s work breakdown structure, milestones, risks, issues, and deliverables within the constraints of human and financial resources and changing priorities to ensure the successful completion of the project. Ensure transparent reporting of project status, issues, and risks across multiple workstreams and vendors.

Key Responsibilities:

• Initiate and Plan Project: Works with business and IT management to establish and gain consensus on project goals, objectives, financials and deliverables.
• Project Control: Assess the degree to which changes to scope, issues and risks will affect the project working with business and IT management and sponsor to gain agreement for resolution. Measure performance to assure the project is progressing as compared to original plan and budget.
• Executing and Closing Project: Develops and executes a work plan obtaining authorized resources to ensure all activities are performed. Leads team in delivering project scope. Gather lessons learned and obtain final project approval from sponsor and stakeholders.
• Project Communication: Communicate project progress by producing project reports to provide timely and accurate program status and decision support information to project teams, business, and IT management. Makes recommendations based on current project status to resolve issues and manage risks.
• Resource and Team Management: Coordinate resources to ensure project needs are addressed and effectively assign tasks and deliverables to team members based upon their abilities. Motivates project team in order to deliver project outcomes.
• Quality Management: Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and functional policies and procedures.
Must Have Qualifications:
• Large Cross Functional Project Experience in projects relating to SAP
• Demonstrated experience in managing projects.
• At least 7 years’ experience in project management.
• Proven Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills are required.
• Pharmaceutical experience
Preferred Qualifications:
• PMP Certification
• PPM Tool experience (Clarity)
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience INTAKE CALL NOTES:
What are the top 3-5 skills requirements should this person have?
• Large Cross Functional Project Experience in projects relating to SAP
• Demonstrated experience in managing projects.
• At least 7 years’ experience in project management.
• Proven Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills are required.
• Pharmaceutical experience

What is a nice to have (but not required) regarding skills, requirements, experience, education, or certification?
• PMP Certification
• PPM Tool experience (Clarity)
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

 

Dice Id : 10450168
Position Id : DYES00009963
Originally Posted : 3 days ago
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