General information

Office (s)
Remote, UK
Date Published
Friday, February 4, 2022
Country
United Kingdom
Job ID
20163
Function
Professional Services

Description & Requirements

Professional Services Project Manager – ERP Software

Location: Remote working

About Us: 

Epicor Software is a global technology leader dedicated to helping businesses drive growth for more than 45 years. Our modern, industry-specific software helps customers boost efficiency and productivity by simplifying and automating everyday processes. We have a stellar team of nearly 4,000 worldwide employees, who are passionate about building exceptional products and solutions through teamwork, constant innovation, and integrity. We strive to hire and reward star players, who inspire one another and drive results for the business and our customers. 

 

About The Role:

As a member of the Professional Services Team you will deliver complex projects on a concurrent basis (multiple phases, applications, geographies, languages, etc.), on time, on budget and to the agreed scope.

What You’ll Do:

·         Plan, organise, lead and monitor the activities of the project teams

·         Maintain overall control of the schedule, budget and scope

·         Ensure that project plans and work products are based on approved and agreed-upon requirements

·         Ensure that sufficient resources and funding are available for executing all project activities

·         Prepare the management deliverables (Project Plan, Project Change Requests and Project Lists); and use these deliverables to conduct the Project

·         Notify the Client Project Director and the Client Project Manager of non-resolvable issues and submit recommendations to resolve them

·         Maintain regular contact with the Client Project Manager, providing the status of project progress

·         Track the status of deliverables and any decisions made regarding Project Change Requests and outstanding issues

·         Ensure that commitments and changes to commitments resulting from the requirements are negotiated with affected groups

·         For approved Project Change Requests, update the appropriate documents and project work plan to reflect changes in requirements and commitments

·         Champion and adhere to corporate solution implementation methodology

·         Assist with development of Project Management disciplines as required

What You Need To Succeed:

  • A self-driven and ambitious individual that can demonstrate the ability to perform tasks with quality and in a timely manner with a minimum of supervision.
  • Able to earn the respect of our clients through demonstration of adaptability, tact, commitment, resourcefulness, and proactive communications.
  • Accomplished at building strong working relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Accustomed to acting with integrity and have a track record of excellent problem-solving skills.
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience ideally gained within software industry
  • Proven success in concurrent software project implementations and deployments
  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of project management principles and practices
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • High level of proficiency in MS Office, MS Project
  • Experience in managing stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to manage project risk
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Solid organisational and time management skills

Additional Skills That Can Set You Apart:

  • Experience with implementing ERP solutions
  • Experience in delivering projects in the Manufacturing , and or Distribution Industry
  • English language skills both written and verbal is essential
  • PMP/PRINCE2 Certification highly advantageous
  • Bachelor level degree

Location:

Epicor employees work on site with customers across UK. Ability to travel to customer sites with overnight stays is mandatory. Overseas travel is also sometimes required. Home working is also available when the tasks permit.

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