PeopleSoft Jobs - PeopleSoft Project Manager, 17970

at The Judge Group
Location Chicago, IL
Date Posted August 14, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Location: Chicago, IL

PeopleSoft- Senior Project Manager


6-12 months

*Candidates with experience in Peoplesoft will only be considered*


•       The Project Manager performs a lead role in

o   A) managing the implementation of midsize to large projects

o   B) managing Portfolio Management Office (PMO) operational activities in support of the PMO Mission.

This role is key in promoting and adhering to the organization’s Project Management Methodology, including communication and management of tasks for all phases of the Project Lifecycle. The Project Manager also promotes visibility into the portfolio of projects by consolidating current, accurate and quality information for multiple projects. This position resides in the Portfolio Management Office of the Information and Technology Services (ITS) / Enterprise Transformation department. The Project Manager reports to the Manager of the PMO.

The Project Manager position will be held accountable for the following responsibilities:

•       Managing PMO operational activities, ensuring current, accurate and quality project information across the portfolio

•       Defining project scopes, initiating and managing midsize to large projects

•       Creating and executing project work plans and revising as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

•       Initiating and managing multiple projects in parallel and with multiple dependencies

•       Communicating with the Portfolio Management Office manager and ITS management regarding the status of specific projects

•       Managing projects within standard project management methodologies to time, quality and budget

•       Managing through all stages of the project life cycle

•       Managing stakeholders and stakeholder expectations

•       Building strong project teams across multiple divisions

•       Providing excellent service to clients (internal and external to ITS)

•       Effectively managing vendor relationships in accordance to and ITS strategies and directives.

•       Providing project status and other deliverables at each stage of the Project Management Methodology

•       Demonstrating a willingness to collaborate and support the PMO and ITS peers and leadership

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•       Supporting Portfolio Management that provides a forward looking picture of project work

•       Educating ITS staff and Project Management stakeholders on PMO processes and tools

Type of Education Required:

•       Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required

•       CAPM or PMP Certification preferred

•       Experience in Education (K-12) project or program work preferred

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