Kforce Global Trade Management Senior Project Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Project Manager - Global Trade Management in Cambridge, MA. Overview: The Global Trade Management Project Manager position will be responsible for managing all of the project activities (from Project Initiation through Close for all IT and business-related activities) for the Implementation of a Global Trade Compliance solution. The position requires solid experience of project management in the ERP Order Management space with multiple global Order Management system deployments. The candidate will be fully accountable for successful project delivery and responsible for the overall planning, management and execution for the project. This project primarily serves the PO&T Supply Chain and IT organizations. The Project Manager will develop a well-structured project plan that clearly defines the governance, scope, resource requirements, timeline, and budget for the project. Responsibilities:

  • Develop the overall project schedule and project management plan

  • Monitor, challenge and ensure predictable delivery of projects; driving accountability of work stream owners and enabling escalation of risks and issues that require assistance or attention

  • Monitor resources, either internal from associated IT Department or external are committed to meet project needs

  • Ensure projects are delivered according to committed scope, approved budget and targeted dates

  • Ensure high level of quality in solutions is delivered

  • Lead various program governance meetings including routine core team / program office meetings as well as escalation, steering and sponsor reviews

  • Facilitate critical project reviews

  • Ensure all aspects of the program's success are contemplated and addressed

  • Enable and enhance communications between matrixed IT and business teams

  • BA or BS (ideally Computer Science, Business or Supply Chain/Manufacturing/Operations)

  • 5 years - experience of hands on IT Project Delivery in Order Management and/or Global Trade Compliance solutions and working knowledge of IT systems

  • 5 years - experience implementing complex, cross-functional projects solutions

  • Formal project management qualification is preferred (PMP or similar)

  • Demonstrable fluency in Project Management tools and techniques and of implementing projects within established software development life cycle methodologies

  • Demonstrable experience of transitioning new and upgraded systems into support operations at least 2 large, multi-discipline projects

  • Oracle EBS - Order Management

  • Oracle Global Trade Management

  • GxP Projects

  • Travel to Europe and North Carolina - 1 time per quarter is possible

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours