ERP Project Manager

As an ERP Program/Project Manager, you are responsible for successful delivery of ERP projects to Avanade clients through organization, management and monitoring of people, methodologies and technologies throughout the project life cycle.

Day-to-day, you will:

Manage scope, budget and timing. Accountable for ERP project delivery success

Act as the point of contact for resolving all issues from employees and the vendors

Prepare and manage quality management plans

Determine the approach to be used on the project based on the understanding of the client's requirements and design a comprehensive strategy for achieving successful outcome of the project.

Provide consistent and clear communication between all project stakeholders.

Manages client expectations

(Optionally) become product expert

Report project progress to the steering committee

Manage schedules

Assist the sales department in creating proposals for prospects or existing clients

Direct and motivate the project team

Qualifications
About you

Your technical and non-technical skills include:

Results oriented / self-directed ability to drive change in unstructured environment

Strong client interface and presentation skills

Strong business acumen

Track record of initiative and outstanding performance

Excellent interpersonal skills-'Customer Focus'

Manages customer expectations effectively

Ability to quickly build relationships

Passion for learning

Strong time management skills

Working knowledge of at least one software development methodology

Working knowledge of Microsoft platform skills

Working knowledge of Microsoft Project

Global skill requirements to come; speak to hiring manages, capability leads, and region Talent Community champions for needs in your local market.

What we offer

  • Opportunity to work for Microsoft gold partner with unrivalled development and training
  • Competitive base salary
  • Access to Avanade University
  • Dedicated career manager to encourage your progression

Travel Requirement
  • Travel can be up to 80%. Our projects are based all over the UK.
  • If the project to which you are assigned is not within commutable distance, you will usually stay in a hotel room 3 nights per week in order to work on-site 4 days per week. The 5th day is usually worked from home.
  • Due to the nature of our business, this travel requirement is non negotiable.


Requisition ID - 55196

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.


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