Description
This role is responsible for planning, scheduling, and monitoring of project activities across multiple resource groups for a Data Center Migration project. Also, a position of influence, negotiation, expectation management, responsible for leading, driving, and tracking project status while managing issues and risks. Reporting to the IT Project Delivery Team.

Responsibilities
-Maintains complete autonomy for the management of the business project to meet the needs of the business, as outlined in the business case and articulated by the steering committee.
-Coaches and mentors project team members.
-Works closely with business and IT technical teams, serving as an expert project manager resource.
-Maintains and controls the project budget, schedule and resources. Responsible for project planning, resource allocation, steering committee leadership and team organizational structure management.
-Responsible for project communications.
-Manages project scope, risk and issue resolution.
-Responsible for quality of project deliverables.
-Responsible for ensuring that the project can deliver the benefits outlined in the business case and that it meets the reasonable expectations of end users.
-Ensures the successful transfer of knowledge from the project team to the post-implementation support organization and all employees affected by the implementation.
-Responsible for the project management of multiple enhancements for SAP and Non-SAP projects.

KEY COMPENTENCIES:
-Understanding of data center and infrastructure project.
-Ability to demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills.
-Proficient and accurate with various software. Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
-Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
-Ability to write correspondence.
-Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
-Ability to interact effectively with all people.
-Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
-Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
-Knowledge of Word Processing.
-Advanced knowledge of Excel in creating complex spreadsheets using formulas, macros and defining output to meet specific needs.
-Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral and diagram form.
-Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Qualifications
-Bachelor's degree in business administration, information systems, or related field.
-10+ years of IT and industry related experience with large, global organizations, including infrastructure and data center projects.
-Relevant work experience in a project management role, managing medium to large global teams.
-Project Management certification; PMP certification from the Project Management Institute preferred.
-MBA a plus.

Note: The above major outgoing responsibilities describe only the essential job functions and are not intended to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities. All job functions must be performed in accordance with client Corporate policies and procedures.

Duration
9+ Months

Only applicants who are authorized to work in the US, without company sponsorship, on a full-time, permanent basis will be considered.
Applicants who are authorized to work in the US indefinitely without company sponsorship will be given first consideration.