Project Manager

  • West Springfield, MA, USA
  • Sep 05, 2017

Job Description

Become an expert in Workdays Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements.Project Manage 1 - 2 large Workday product implementations.Demonstrate competency in the Workday Financials product suite.Participate in the sales cycle when requested to gather requirements, formulate delivery approach and develop a proposal/SOW.Provide guidance and mentoring to those Professional Service resources working on their implementations.Ensure projects are properly planned and staffedFull project P+L ownershipWork with the client project manager to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or timeframes.Work with Delivery Assurance to ensure compliance with agreed to checkpoints.Present at Executive Steering Committee meetings.Ensure the client takes advantage of Workday best practices.Be a liaison for professional services when interacting with sales and/or development.Identify opportunities to position other service offerings.Ensure the client can serve as a reference upon completing their implementation.Assist in the transition of the customer from professional services to product support.Ensure the project is delivered within the budget outlined in the SOW.Present client with change orders in the event theyre asking Workday to perform tasks that are outside the scope of the SOW.RequirementsMust Have:Fluent French and English speakerCertified Project Manager (Prince/PMP)Extensive experience project managing large Financial implementations for complex multi-national organisationsIn depth knowledge of General Ledger and Financial ReportingExperience of managing 3rd parties in a projectExcellent organisation, time management, and communication skillsProject Management experienceAbility to travel as neededAdditional experience desired:CPA and/or advanced Accounting degreePast experience working in an Accounting positionKnowledge in 2 of the following areas: General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Expenses, Billing, Grant and/or Fund Management, Procurement, Fixed Assets, Projects, Cash/Treasury or Financial ReportingExperience implementing Workday, Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft or similar applicationConsulting experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software companyServices industry experience a plusExcellent organization, time management, and communication skillsPassion for customer serviceBusiness development skillsPrevious experience with a major systems integrator and/or an enterprise software company a plusLocation: Paris, London or Amsterdam
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


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