IT Senior Project Manager (Oracle ERP Cloud)

Wilmington MA UniFirst

*This is a hybrid role with 50% on-site requirement in Wilmington, MA.*

This role manages strategic initiatives for the IT organization, ensuring critical projects are delivered on time, on budget and that the original business value of the project is achieved.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with key stakeholders to define project outcomes, develop the project plan/schedule, and secure resource commitments for successful delivery of the project. Leads project initiation process to obtain budgetary approval and facilitates project governance stage gate approval processes.
  • Creates overall project schedule in accordance with the defined systems development lifecycle (SDLC) phase milestones, ensuring estimates are articulated and accurate, work is broken down into discrete and measurable tasks, dependencies are understood, and resource commitments are obtained.
  • Owns the project resource roster and develops/manages the project budget including capex/opex allocation, third party invoicing against actuals, and reconciliation of internal labor hours. Reports on the project budget (budget vs. actuals, variances, estimate to complete forecasts).
  • Develops and reports on objective metrics for monitoring project performance relative to timeliness, budgets, quality and effectiveness. Provides regular project status reporting to all key stakeholders.
  • Monitors and controls all changes to project schedule, scope, or budget. Facilitates regular governance process (Steering Committee) to ensure proper authorization of changes to projects.
  • Owns critical project communications, ensuring issues are driven to action, all parties are informed on the status of the project and that expectations are managed.
  • Proactively identifies issues and drives risk remediation plans where required.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • 7-10 years of experience working in a technical delivery organization (IT, application development) in a project management capacity.
  • 3-5 years working within a PMO organization.
  • 3-4 years of Vendor management.3-5 years of Experience with Oracle Cloud implementation.
  • Proven record of 2+ successful ERP Financials implementations (e.g., Oracle ERP Cloud, Oracle R12). Experience as a resource in the implementation lifecycle of at least 2 Oracle ERP Cloud project (Release 10 or later).
  • Strong cross-functional experience and extensive domain knowledge of Oracle Cloud SCM modules (Inventory Management, Cost Management, Procurement Management, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, Product Information Management, Warehouse Management) and good understanding of supporting ERP Manufacturing & Quality Management Cloud modules.
  • Experience with full software development life cycle (SDLC) – requirements, map/gap, design, build, development, testing, training, cut-over and support of Oracle cloud applications.

Benefits & Perks:

401K with Company Match, Profit Sharing, Health Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Tuition Reimbursement, 30% Employee Discount, Employee Referral Bonuses.

UniFirst is an international leader in garment & Uniform services industry. We currently employ over 14,000 team partners who serve 300,000 business customer locations throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

We were included in the top 10 of Selling Power magazine's "Best Companies to Sell For" list and recognized on Forbes magazine's "Platinum 400 – Best Big Companies" list. As an 80-year old company focused on annual growth, there's never been a better time to join our team.

UniFirst is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws

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