PeopleSoft Project Manager

at Sierra-Cedar, Inc.
Published May 11, 2023
Location Harrisburg, PA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Sierra-Cedar is seeking an experienced PeopleSoft Project Manager to join our robust PeopleSoft practice. If you thrive off of delivering progressive technology solutions to clients that help optimize business needs, our team is looking for consultants like you. If you are keen to leverage your core PeopleSoft knowledge and the thought of contributing to a collaborative, client success-driven space is exciting, then our PeopleSoft Project Manager opportunity is a likely fit.The ideal candidate will have proven end-to-end PeopleSoft project management experience leading full lifecycle implementations, aligning key deliverables and milestone metrics, and delivering comprehensive business solutions to clients. As a key member of our motivated team, you will work closely with business stakeholders, project managers and consultants to develop, plan and implement PeopleSoft solutions across our growing practice.As an Oracle Partner with over 25 years of proven customer success, Sierra-Cedar has become one of the largest consultancies focused on delivering a full range of application services to cities, counties, states, school districts, public utilities, public transportation authorities, and laboratories. Our goal is to implement modern application platforms that provide today's workforce with the tools to deliver progressive, mobile-ready services for ongoing success.RESPONSIBILITIES:Assist clients in fully integrating the PeopleSoft system into their current business environments and provide input on best practicesAccountable for project profitability, risk management and client satisfactionProvide occasional direct project management on select projectsInterface and influence client leadership including management of client expectations and accountability.Identify new opportunities with current clientsPrepare responses to competitive RFPs and prepare statements of work, payment schedules and associated documentsReview and edit functional and technical project deliverablesReview and critique task estimates and technical solutionsContinually seek ways to improve the process of delivering ERP solutionsREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's degree is required at a minimum10years IT experience with a concentration in PeopleSoft project management experience with a strong focus on HCM and Financials implementations5years' experience as a hands-on Project Manager on implementation projectsExperience managing fixed-scope, fixed-price, full lifecycle implementation projects for Public Sector agenciesPeopleSoft 9.2 experience with both upgrade and implementation projectsStrong verbal, presentation and written communication skills with c-level client staff, technical staff and application usersProven business knowledge as well as PeopleSoft application-specific functional knowledgeLEADERSHIP SKILLS:Demonstrated ability to manage project scope and client expectationsDemonstrated follow-through on assignments and issue resolutionCONSULTING SKILLS:Clear and effective communicationConsistently produce clear, concise status reportsBuilds confidence and trust with clientsDisplays effective analytical skillsABOUT SIERRA-CEDAR:Sierra-Cedar delivers industry-focused client success by providing consulting, technical, and managed services for the deployment, management, and optimization of next-generation applications and technology. We offer a competitive benefits package including 401(k), Health, Disability, and Life. Sierra-Cedar is an Equal Opportunity Employer