ERP Project Management - Midwest

Avanade in Chicago, IL

  • Type: Full Time
position filled
Country:United StatesCities:ChicagoArea of expertise:Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)Job DescriptionAbout the locations: Chicagoland, Detroit, Indy, Minneapolis, Columbus/Cincinnati/Cleveland are all good!About the Role:As a Delivery leader at the Enterprise clients' site, you are responsible for assessment, diagnosis, crafting and mapping business processes to the application. You are able to work with diverse set of client environments and multiple vertical industries with a tendency to dive deep with 1 major client at a time. Your chosen speciality is Enterprise resource planning (ERP) where you have successfully designed, customized, developed, deployed, and integrated enterprise ERP business application solutions. Of course we'd love your main ERP focus to be Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations.You will be responsible for successful delivery of D365 implementation projects to Avanade clients through your skillful organization, management and monitoring of people, methodologies and technologies throughout the project life cycle. Project Scope decisions, teams to build, tough decisions to make, people to develop? All Yours. Hopefully you get the picture. We want you, as a Delivery leader, to build, thrive and succeed at Avanade. Easy? No, Rewarding- YES! Our Delivery Managers work closely with both internal Avanade team members and third party partners. From requirements-gathering through full implementation you demonstrate capacity to encourage and sustain delivery of quality work with an eye on both timing and finances. We'd want you to identify and implement improvement initiatives, processes and tools that support improvements in productivity, efficiency, issue resolution and cost to benefit the our Enterprise clients.Day-to-day, you will also: Assist with business development activities and thought leadership in support of common objectives and priorities Develop, implement and maintain a detailed project work plan, including traceable requirements, appropriate controls, governance structures and monitoring to ensure on-time, on-budget and quality outcomes Develop and implement change-management and change-enablement processes throughout your project's duration You contribute to the sales process, lending your expertise (the art and science) of estimating future work efforts and expenses using Avanade's standard tools and methodologies. Engage and partner with appropriate onshore, offshore and near-shore workforces, including Service Licensing Agreements (SLAs).About youYou are an experienced leader of Complex ERP Implementation projects. You should have expertise in Dynamics 365 and the lifecycle of planning, implementing and maintaining such solutions. You likely have around ten years of relevant ERP experience and five years of managing complex teams of business and technical resources.You have a track record demonstrating key proficiencies including: Business process design, systems configuration, application development, testing, localization and deployment Consulting to external clients on complex projects, including leadership roles and excellence interfacing with key clients and Executive teamsYou're a gifted communicator and can present complex information to technical and business partners, both verbally and in written form.You likely have a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field (we have a preference for IT) and ideally you've secured your PMP CertificationAbout AvanadeAvanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. At Avanade, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can be the best at what they do. We are proud be among leading organizations who are taking a stand for gender equity, both in and outside the workplace. This includes teaming with like-minded partners who are as passionate as we are about strengthening the role of women in the workplace, including Women in Technology International, Anita Borg Institute and Catalyst.Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at Avanade Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, marital status or any other protected status. About AvanadeAvanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at .
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

You may be interested in these similar jobs!
Appraisal Coordinator
First Look Appraisals in Chicago, IL

Hello!  It's an exciting time in real estate and an opportune time to join the premier AMC in the country. First Look Appraisals is a fast grow…

Read More
ERP Financial Implementation Manager in Chicago, Illinois | Careers at
Baker Tilly in Chicago, IL

Overview Due to our continued growth, we are currently interviewing experienced ERP Financial Implementation Senior Consultants to join our Midwest…

Read More
ERP Financial Implementation Manager in Chicago, Illinois - Careers at Baker Tilly
Baker Tilly in Chicago, IL

Overview Due to our continued growth, we are currently interviewing experienced ERP Financial Implementation Senior Consultants to join our Midwest…

Read More
Senior Functional Analyst - ERP (Asset Management)
Intueor Consulting in Chicago, IL

JOB SUMMARY:The Sr. Functional Analyst (ERP-Asset Mgmt.) will serve as a functional Lead with an emphasis on Facilities Operations & Maintenance, Spa…

Read More
Need Sr. ERP consultant in Chicago, IL
DKMRBH in Chicago, IL

Hello, Hope you are doing great. Please go through the below requirement and let me know your interest. Role : Sr. ERP Consultant Location : Chicago,…

Read More
ERP PM/BA
V Soft Consulting Group in Chicago, IL

ERP PM/BA Primary Location Chicago, Illinois V-Soft Consulting is currently seeking an ERP PM/BA for our premier client in Chicago, Illinois. This is…

Read More
Sr. Consultant with ERP Implementation
DKMRBH in Chicago, IL

Role : Sr. Consultant (ERP Implementation) Location : Chicago, IL Duration : 1 year+ Interview : Telephone then F2F Responsibilities:- Excellent writ…

Read More
ERP Integrations Business Analyst
Randstad in Chicago, IL

ERP Integrations Business Analyst **job details:** + location:Chicago, IL + salary:$65 - $73 per hour + date posted:Wednesday, February 12, 2020 + …

Read More
Director ERP Applications (JD Edwards)
HAVI Logistics in Downers Grove, IL

OverviewHAVI is a privately held global company that innovates, optimizes and drives the supply chains and marketing promotions of many of the best k…

Read More
Manager of IT Applications: iSeries
CareerBliss in Bolingbrook, IL

Manager of IT Applications: iSeries (AS400) Responsible for planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling all aspects of application development, …

Read More
Dynamics AX developer
Ace Technologies in Chicago, IL

Experience backed by deep knowledge of ERP systems and business process reengineering. Diagnose and troubleshoot ERP systems 5+ years of experienc…

Read More