IT-ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) Project Manager

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Pittsburgh, PA

Chromalox

<strong>Chromalox, a Spirax Sarco Engineering company, is a thermal technology company. We engineer thermal solutions for the world&rsquo;s toughest industrial heating applications. Our Heat Trace division delivers temperature management solutions for piping systems, valves, and tanks. Our Industrial Heaters and Systems&nbsp;division delivers process heating solutions for revenue-generating industrial processes, and our Component Technologies&nbsp;division delivers component heating solutions for industrial equipment manufacturers. Chromalox was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.</strong> http://www.chromalox.com/

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Full-Time/Regular

Overview: <div id="Jobs_JobDetail_JobDescriptionText"> <p>Working as a part of the technology leadership team of the ETS (Electric Thermal Solutions) division you will be expected to own IT project governance. Your primary role will be as a member of the Summit ERP program where you will work closely with the Business Lead, Technology Lead, Integration Partner, and Executive Sponsors to ensure a successful delivery of our new ERP solution for the global ETS Division (Chromalox, Thermocoax, &amp; Vulcanic-future). This will require refining the ERP project governance framework, ensuring project risks and issues are properly escalated and resolved, and communicating to all stakeholders. In addition to the ERP project this role will be expected to project manage / provide project management support to larger strategic annual improvement technology projects.</p> </div>
Responsibilities: <strong><strong></strong></strong> <div id="Jobs_JobDetail_JobRequiredSkillsText"> <p>Value Delivery, Strategy &amp; Platform Road Mapping</p> <ul> <li>Plan for and execute the standardization and governance for project administration, aligning to both Spirax &amp; ETS governance standards</li> </ul> <p>Delivery &amp; Execution</p> <ul> <li>Navigate complexities of a large, global, multi-site ERP program and provide guidance for the business &amp; technology teams</li> <li>Actively manage the execution of the project, including assigning tasks to project staff, managing project scope, project finances, and ensures the quality of deliverables.</li> <li>Manage milestones across multiple teams using project management tools sets</li> <li>Lead team through the completion of all phases of the project</li> <li>Ensures all deliverables and commitments are met and the project is following relevant standards and methodologies</li> </ul> <p>Leadership &amp; People Management</p> <ul> <li>Integrates the work of large teams and multiple vendors to deliver project success.</li> <li>Oversees all phases of the project, coordinating with business sponsors, vendors, and other relevant areas of IT</li> <li>Coach and mentor other IT staff to support maturing project governance</li> </ul> <p>Culture &amp; Change Management</p> <ul> <li>Proactively leads and executes project risk management and mitigation</li> </ul> </div>
Requirements: <h2>&nbsp;</h2> <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 10+ years of experience in the field or in a related area</li> <li>PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification desired</li> <li>Excellent strategic thinking skills, and the ability to apply unique business insights and make sound decisions aligned to business goals to create competitive advantage for the organization.</li> <li>Must have successfully managed a minimum of 2 full lifecycle ERP implementation projects (multi-site)</li> <li>Experience planning and executing detailed activities related to business requirements development; testing cycles, system integration testing, end user training and detailed cut-over planning</li> <li>Experience in management of project activities for a team of consultants and other implementation specialists who interface with the organization during the delivery of a project</li> <li>Skilled with project governance best practices in the areas of issue, change and risk management</li> <li>Experience in planning and execution of the activities required to deliver project scope within schedule and budget constraints</li> <li>Project management experience leading diverse project teams and interfacing with executives</li> <li>Ideal candidate would have experience project managing a cloud ERP (Microsoft Dynamics preferred)</li> <li>Experience using Azure DevOps or similar platform as project management tool</li> </ul>