ERP Project Manager

Recruiter
Location
England, Surrey
Salary
£55000 - £72000 per annum
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
10 May 2018
Ref
388027-A
Contact
James Ramsdale
Sector
IT
Function
Customer Service
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client an established distributor, supplying building services components are currently looking for an ERP Project Manager to be based in their head office in Coulsdon, Surrey for a 1 Year Fixed Term Contract.

The role:
You will be responsible to undertake the project management of the development and implementation of a new cross business ERP system. You will work within corporate project management methodology to successfully deliver the ERP project within the digital programme

Role responsibility:
*Provide project management of the ERP project from Planning to Closure
*Manage all stakeholders and SME's to produce outputs to time, cost & quality constraints
*Advise & inform the Sponsor on Business Case generation
*Provide support to end users through roll out / launch / handover and beyond to ensure effective transfer in to BAU
*Ensuring regular, consistent and accurate reporting
*Managing the resources appointed to the project and maintaining good links with their various line managers
*Giving project stakeholders confidence that the projects is being managed effectively
*Monitoring project progress and initiating corrective action when required
*Working with project team members to advise, guide and develop capability and understanding
*Managing project risk and communicating the level of risk exposure
*Managing internal & external relationships to ensure a harmonious environment

Essential skills:
*Thorough knowledge of project management tools, techniques and practices
*Able to plan and prioritise both proactively and reactively assimilating information quickly and taking effective action
*Able to manage at task and strategic levels within a project
*Able to develop gravitas and respect in the project environment and at senior management level and maintain good relationships internally and externally
*Strong negotiation, collaboration and conflict management skills
*Strong planning and resource management skills
*Ability to maintain focus on the end game without enhancing or reducing the scope unnecessarily
*Able to manage the project management processes and ensure compliance / adherence
*Able to effectively chair project meetings and provide input to gate reviews
*In depth knowledge of all Microsoft applications including Project & Visio
*Thorough knowledge and experience of Change Management tools, techniques and behaviours
*Experience of delivering a large, cross functional software roll out
*Managing projects in a matrix organisation
*Delivery through others
*Project reporting / dashboards

Desirable Skills
*Sector specific experience including B2B, distribution, digital solutions.
*Experience of working in a small / medium company.
*Experience of delivering the roll out of a cross company ERP system

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