IT Project Manager

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POST DATE 8/30/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

Steelcase New York, NY

Company
Steelcase
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
000000004002-1663
AJE Ref #
576017980
Location
New York, NY
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Project/Program Managers are responsible for establishing and leading cross-functional strategic initiatives, programs and projects. PM's lead a variety of different types of projects including launching new products and services, large scale application development, systems integration, business process outsourcing (BOP) arrangements, operational efficiency improvements, process re-engineering and infrastructure upgrades and deployment.



Envisions, Implements and supports solutions (technical or non-technical) to resolve business problems or to capitalize on business opportunities by:





* Consulting with one or more client groups, either internally (e.g. order management, finance, manufacturing, sales, etc.) or external (e.g. customers, specifiers, suppliers, A&D firms)

* Conducting feasibility studies and identifying business benefits

Required Skills



* Proven project management experience with software projects

* Demonstrated success with managing budgets; maintaining and orchestrating schedules; facilitating solutions to issues

* Insuring future work is planned and prepared; communicate status concisely to various shareholders; etc.

* Business analysis experience across many business disciplines

* Software development or software configuration skills in and around an ERP environment

* Intense curiosity (business process, customer challenges/opportunities, technology solutions)

* Excellent communication skills (verbal & written) to both technical audiences and general business audiences

* Demonstrated self-initiated drive to achieve results

* Open minded, positive, can do attitude

* Able to listen to clients' needs and to be able to determine system requirements from those needs

* Appetite to learn new areas, new technologies and apply them to the benefit of a business

* A team player within their home department and with their business colleagues

Required Experience



* A bachelor's degree in Information Technology or a related field

* A resume of proven accomplishments within the business world

* Experience with an ERP solution, both in configuration and in project management roles

* A history of delivering new solutions and maintaining solutions as changes are required