CI - Senior Project Manager

Stamford, CT, US

Description

Provides leadership: coaching/mentorship to the Professional Services team.  Meets and exceeds project deliverable expectations by providing project assistance, coaching support and mentoring to the project team in order to ensure that Rizing values are inherent and upheld in the teams. Focuses on People Management.

Essential Functions

  • Leads project implementation activities in a designated area.
  • Provides guidance and leadership to their teams by ensuring successful project implementation, assisting with growing talent and making project teams more effective.
  • Works with Human Resources to ensure proper selection and training of professional services employees.
  • Provides functional expertise, guidance, and training to employees during project resource planning.
  • Develops employees through regular feedback, coaching, training and performance reviews.
  • Develops and maintains collaborative team environments with internal and interdepartmental colleagues.
  • Completes continuing education activities to attain and maintain professional certifications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions (Continued)

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Project Management, or related discipline; or equivalent work experience.
  • 5 years of experience managing project activities and project teams as a Project Manager within the professional services industry; experience in the application of structured implementation project methodologies and tools.
  • 3 years of experience with SAP Consumer Industries implementations, including at least three full lifecycle SAP Projects.
  • 5 years of experience managing a project team of 5 or more people, with experience developing teams and individual team members.

Desired Qualifications

  • Leadership classes and/or courses.
  • Relevant SAP or Project Management Certifications.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Expert knowledge of MS Office programs including Word, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
  • Advanced functional knowledge of SAP Consumer Industries modules and the supporting capabilities.
  • Advanced knowledge of structured implementation project methodologies and tools.
  • Ability to manage project activities/teams, including motivating and inspiring others.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines with attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and precisely, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to create and deliver presentations.
  • Ability to complete detailed performance assessments and reviews.
  • Ability to foster innovation and continuous improvement within a team environment.
  • Ability to build professional relationships throughout the organization.
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex problems, with the ability to implement resolutions.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Continued)

Work Environment and Special Consideration

  • Works in a professional office and/or remote office environment.
  • Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, printers, scanners, phones, and headsets.  May also use whiteboards and/or virtual meeting rooms. 

Competencies

Excellence
Respect
Collaboration
Integrity
Courage

ABOUT THE RIZING COMPANY

Rizing is a privately held multi-million dollar international company fully committed to providing leading SAP functional and technical services to our customers.  We provide  best in-class solutions to meet the global demand for SAP consulting, implementation services, and products by leveraging our industry expertise to help companies run better.   For companies seeking to transform their business through SAP software, Rizing combines the scale and stability of a global company able to take on more complex projects with the expertise, focus, and attention of a boutique firm.   We offer specialized services in:   

  • Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Geospatial services
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)  through on-premise HCM and SuccessFactors 
  • Consumer Industries (CI) for Retail, Fashion, Consumer Products and Wholesale

If you value a culture that respects diversity, individual courage, integrity, excellence, and promotes team collaboration, Rizing may be right for you.


Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury