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Senior Project Manager - Houston, TX
Ref No.: 17-03691
Location: Houston, Texas
Job Title : Senior Project Manager
Location : Houston, TX
Position Type : Contract
Rate : DOE

US Citizen, Green Card, TN, GC EAD and H4 EAD only No Third-party agencies corp to corp.

  • Responsible for estimates of all phases of project implementation
  • Support budget management including reporting and forecasting
  • Actively participate in project scoping and planning activities and ensure alignment between all parties
  • Participate on Project steering teams to ensure successful delivery
  • Liaises with other ITS functions and leadership to ensure the effective and efficient project delivery
  • Contributes to the development and maintenance of Project Management processes, procedures, policies, tools and methodologies
  • Supports on-boarding of resources and coaches and mentors project team members
  • Responsible that all the actions from post implementation reviews are properly implemented and applied to new projects and programs
  • Responsible for confirming project readiness before starting a new initiative and prior to moving to the next project phase
  • Participates in the project review meetings and provide independent assessment on the projects overall health and status
  • Provides leadership on projects that have significant issues and provide active support when needed
  • Supports the PMO office in ensuring that projects are being reported on accurately
  • Drives accuracy in project financial reporting, schedule, resourcing and forecasting
  • Consults with stakeholders and implements best practices across large complex projects which require multiple resource teams
  • Ensures that project management and development lifecycle process is followed and makes improvements
  • 15 plus years of IT and business/industry related experience with large, global organizations. A minimum of 10 years in a project management role, managing large projects/programs ($10 Million +)
  • Experience in implementing 2-3 large scale SAP MDG implementation projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Extensive experience managing a global delivery team
  • Extensive experience presenting to C-level executives
  • Certification from recognized authority preferred (e.g., project management professional [PMP] certification from the Project Management Institute [PMI]) for international projects or global rollouts, and experience in leading internationally distributed teams)