State Street Project Manager Consultant, Vice President in Quincy, Massachusetts
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Job Description The Project Manager Consultant, VP will provide project management and relationship management for various Corporate System projects. This individual will liaise with the project sponsors, stakeholders, external vendors and other divisions within State Street to ensure the delivery of quality products within the expected timeframes and budgets. The Project Manager Consultant, VP must demonstrate leadership abilities in project prioritization, resource management, planning, scope management, and timely and effective response to project changes and risks. This individual must be able to work under minimal direction while keeping management apprised of issues and project status. Simultaneously coordinate multiple projects with project managers, application managers, business managers & development team members Manage virtual projects that frequently include team resources from two or more global locations – Boston, Kanas City, India and China Develop and maintain project schedules and resource plans clearly defining dependencies Coordinate plans with the various stakeholders Direct activities, assign responsibilities, set contributor performance expectations and motivate team members toward achieving project objectives Closely monitor project resources, tasks, risks and milestones and when necessary forecast impact on schedule, quality, and cost and make course corrections using defined change control procedures Facilitate communication between internal and external resources both locally and off-shore Mentor less experienced staff on roles and responsibilities of project management
In depth experience with Finance Systems (preferable Oracle EBS)
Proven ability to effectively manage time and balance priorities across simultaneous assignments
Self-starter with a desire to overcome obstacles and deliver
Familiarity with Oracle EBS platform implementations and business concepts
Proven analytical skills to interpret business and functional requirements
Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
Knowledge of Agile Scrum Software Development Framework
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of products including MS Project and Quality Center
6-10 years of experience in Information Technology implementing Oracle EBS platforms, with 3-5 years as a hands on software project manager
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required
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Job Title: Project Manager Consultant, Vice President
Job ID: 158907
Full/Part Time: Full FTE