JDE Consulting Project Manager 9/7/2016

JDE Platinum Partner Baltimore, MD

Company
JDE Platinum Partner
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28582759
AJE Ref #
576112698
Location
Baltimore, MD
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ABOUT THE COMPANY
Our client, a 30+ year-old original JD Edwards partner, delivers total software and hardware solutions with a fundamentally superior implementation philosophy!_ _They are based in the Midwest, USA.

OVERVIEW
This role is responsible for working with major clients to fulfill project mandates, including all aspects of project management: applications, technology, and development team. The successful candidate will be able to work and communicate well in customer environment, from the boardroom to the shop floor.

ESSENTIALS SKILLS /COMPETENCIES

* 8-10 years of JDE EnterpriseOne experience.
* Prior experience managing JD Edwards implementation projects (9.1 or higher), multi-phased, multi-year and highly complex.
* Prior experience in the Food industry a plus.
* Experience taking over a projects that are already started, understanding the issues and risks and assuming the role without upsetting project activities.
* Strong knowledge of JD Edwards modules and integration points.
* Ability to build and manage successful project plans.
* Ability to manage multiple implementation schedules and teams at the same time.
* Ability to manage Scope Creep in an effective manor, keeping to an agreed upon timeline. Change Management knowledge.
* Track record of delivering on-time and on-budget.
* Exception communication skills and interpersonal skills to allow working with Executive Management.
* Experience working with projects where customer resource availability is limited.
* Ability to understand the SOW and manage the scope and project to the contractual obligations of both parties.
* Excellent knowledge of Microsoft products, including PowerPoint, Viso, Microsoft Project.
* Weekly travel to client locations is required.
* Must be a US Citizen or GC holder
* Preference is for candidates currently in the eastern half of the USA.