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Project Manager in Rolling Meadows, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  978278
If you are interested in this role, please email an updated word copy of your resume to tcochrane@apexsystems.com
 
The primary purpose of this position is to plan and manage the delivery of business systems solutions in support of business objectives and ongoing operations.  This includes project planning, estimating, execution, tracking, implementation and transition to support.  Individual will work closely with Senior Business Owners, PPM, and vendors in defining systems/project benefits, scope, approach, resource requirements, timing deliverables and funding.  Position will provide leadership and direction to project teams throughout the full lifecycle of the project.
 
This position will be responsible for managing projects ranging from $250,000 to $4,000,000 with duration of 3 months to 1 year.  Will be expected to manage 1 large project, 1-3 medium projects or 3-6 smaller projects.
 
Requirements
Scrum Master Certification
PMP Certification
SAP Experience
Worked in Agile Environments
Has Business Analyst Skills
 
Key Job Responsibilities:
 
  • Creates and executes project work plans, and revises as appropriate to meet changing business requirements
  • Uses knowledge and expertise of IT & business process to identify opportunities for solving business problems and improving business results
  • Effectively communicates relevant project information to PPM, Project Sponsor, IT Management and other Stakeholders
  • Leads a team of internal developers and/or 3rd party consultants to cost effectively implement and deliver technology & business solutions.
  • Manages day-to-day operational aspects of project (scope, schedule, budget, & resources).  Evaluates and minimizes risks to project.
  • Effectively applies Komatsu’s methodologies and enforces project standards
  • Communicates comfortably with executives, and is able to influence and persuade others
  • Maintains current knowledge of industry trends, developments, and best practices - recommends more efficient methods of operations and project delivery.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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