1 yr contract
Senior Project Manager with 7+ years experience managing *application development* projects - if the person has enough experience they do not necessarily need to have their PMP. However, candidate needs to know the PMBOK and be very strong with project management principals and methodologies. Must have a thorough understanding of PM methodologies and ability to execute in accordance with the standards as defined by Ryder. This person will interact with business partners and cross-functional teams to ensure project objectives are acheived on time and within budget; will be expected to report progress to all stakeholders, identify early warning signs, and effectively communicate status and trend of their projects. In addition, successful candidate will escalate issues to executive steering committee members, facilitate decision making, document decisions, and communicate direction to project team accordingly. Must have ability to master all project management fundamentals (scope, budget, schedule, reporting, risk management, etc.); PMI or Prince2 certification is a plus • Manage project plan, track dependencies, address constraints, resolve resource conflicts, assess impacts to plan, obtain estimates to complete, forecast use of funds, ensure adherence to SDLC, report progress against plan • Develop and execute project communications plan, facilitate team meetings, participate in key meetings that directly or indirectly impact the project, keep project stakeholders informed, prepare for and conduct executive steering committee meetings • Gather content from respective project team members to complete interim and final deliverables, present deliverables required at respective tollgates throughout the project life cycle, obtain sign-off and approvals to proceed for stakeholders, maintain project team repository of deliverables, reference materials, and documentation, prepare change requests as agreed to by project team and obtain signatures from project owner and sponsor • Prepare weekly status reports, track open issues; update risks (probability, severity, and impact) and mitigation plans, participate in PMO meetings with other Project Managers to identify potential dependencies or constraints • Manage project budget, maintain financial plan, track actuals vs. plan, provide monthly forecasts, report monthly accruals On a scale of 1-10, they want 8-10. A big plus if they've worked in logistics or transportation industry Ideal candidate will have experience with implementing new Project Management processes, methodologies or tools. Position Requirements/Technical Skills (CCC/Vendor): Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in IT management, computer science, engineering, accounting, Finance or related discipline OR equivalent work experience and technical training • Minimum of 10 (ten) years of information technology experience with at least seven (7) years in a project management or supervisory/management role • Leadership skills that engage multidiscipline work teams to respond to business needs • Excellent project management skills, with experience in organizing, planning, and executing large-scale projects from vision to implementation involving internal personnel, contractors, and vendors • Strong business knowledge, with hands-on experience in defining business requirements and translating them into technical solutions • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms Regards, Nimra Nayyab Technical Recruiter FAAZ Consulting LLC nimra.nay...@faazconsulting.com www.faazconsulting.com Please maintain correspondence electronically- based on the number of phone call inquiries we receive for every positing it is preferred to send inquiries via email. It may not be possible to give feedback on every resume we receive. If your consultant may be a good fit, I would personally reach out to you.We thank each one of you for helping out and being patient. *P*Please consider the environment before printing this e-mail! We at FAAZ Group deal with direct client requirements only. If you have such requirements please add us to your distribution list. If you no longer wish to receive messages from us kindly mail us with the subject REMOVE. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "SAP or Oracle Financials" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to sap-or-oracle-financials+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/sap-or-oracle-financials. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.