Project Manager - HR-Finance in Chesapeake, VA at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A retail organization is seeking a Project Manager to join their team in Chesapeake, VA.

Responsibilities

Serve as primary project lead on multiple concurrent projects

  • Determine appropriate project structure, work streams and team leads
  • Develop and maintain project plans with detailed tasks, activities, deliverable and timelines
  • Manage and evaluate project resource requirements
  • Continuously assess and re-evaluate project priorities; develop contingency plans
  • Facilitate project schedules and meetings
  • Document project decisions, action items, issues and risks
  • Maintain project document repositories
  • Serve as primary liaison with external vendors
  • Manage project budgets and all related expenses
  • Prepare project status reports and steering committee presentations

Develop key partnerships with the following stakeholders

  • Executive sponsors to document scope and approve project charters
  • Business analysts and business users to define project requirements
  • Internal and external development resources to ensure solutions meet requirements
  • QA team to define testing strategy and execute regression and user acceptance testing
  • Training team to define training strategy, develop materials and deliver training
  • Internal Audit to ensure project controls and SDLC processes are followed

Qualifications

Required

  • Must have a Bachelors in Business, Computer Science, MIS or other four-year related degree
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, including MS Project
  • 5+ years IS project management experience
  • Software Development Lifecycle experience

Desired

  • PMP certification
  • HR / Finance experience
  • ERP Core System Implementation experience
  • Lawson experience is a plus
  • Recruiting/Onboarding/HR Systems
  • Benefits/Payroll/Accounting Systems
  • Talent Management/Learning Systems
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Team player with excellent collaboration skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Self starter with sense of urgency
  • Enjoys fast paced environments
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