IT Project Manager

Niles, IL | $150K | Job ID: 64646

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is partnering with a top marketing and consumer goods company looking to add an IT Project Manager (SAP/ERP) to their team. This individual will be responsible for overseeing the multi-year implementation of an ERP system to support overall organizational goals.

 

IT Project Manager (SAP/ERP) Responsibilities:

  • 70% - project management, 20% - business relationship management, 10% - process improvement
  • Works with business partners and development team to define and document business and technical requirements
  • Develops comprehensive work breakdown structure and work plan to encompass the entire project initiative on both technical and business tracks
  • Conducts project related meetings
  • Tracks and reports progress against plan
  • Leads and directs the work of others in both direct and in-direct reporting relationships
  • Monitors and updates resource allocations to ensure proper coverage on project tasks
  • Provides project management mentoring to other department members and business partners
  • Reviews plans of junior team members to ensure they adequately address project requirements
  • Works with PMO Manager and peers to continuously mature the project management discipline. May be required to oversee and/or manage the work of external vendors
  • Responsible for controlling costs where applicable

 

IT Project Manager (SAP/ERP) Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 6 years experience in an IT position, focused on project management and / or solution development
  • Proven expertise in project management, systems development life cycle, and business process management
  • Previous experience overseeing an implementation of ERP system (SAP highly preferred)
  • 7+ years of experience 
  • Relationship management skills
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated skill in risk management and issue resolution
  • Ability to direct others in a non-reporting relationship  

 

This is a full-time permanent role located in the northern suburbs of Chicago. If you are qualified and interested in the IT Project Manager (SAP/ERP) position, please apply today! 

 

Thank you, 

Kelsey Gonzalez 

Project Manager, Technology Services 

LaSalle Network  

 

Keywords and Related Terms: SAP , ERP , PM , project manager

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v. 

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in administrative, accounting and finance, marketing, executive search, technology, sales, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.