Eaton Corporation IT Project Manager in Moon Township, Pennsylvania

Eaton has an opening for a Project Manager in the Information Technology Administrative Center of Excellence (ADMCoE). The ADMCoE Project Manager role will be located at Eaton Center in Beachwood, Ohio or Moon Township, PA.

Job Overview:

The IT Project Manager (Specialist.IT.ADMCOE.Project Management) will be responsible to work in a highly matrixed organization spanning domestic and international locations as part of the Administrative CoE (ADMCOE). The Administrative COE is a Global, Customer-FIRST, Trusted Business Partner that is focused on providing Value-Add IT products and services to grow and sustain Eaton’s corporate and administrative functions globally. We are comprised of a group of Technology Professionals that include Business Relationship Managers, IT Project Managers and Business Analysts located in the United States, Switzerland, UK, France, Germany, Brazil, Mexico, China and India.

The IT Project Manager, as part of the ADMCOE, will lead multiple projects implementing new or changing software applications within the various corporate functions (Payroll, Financial Reporting & Analysis, Time & Labor, HR, Tax/Compliance, etc)

The IT Project Manager will support projects that address requirements from all Corporate functions worldwide, our internal clients: Finance, Tax/Compliance, HR, Legal, Treasury, Public & Community Affairs, Internal Audit. We deliver technology through programs & projects that allow Eaton to meet compliance and statutory requirements in an efficient, cost effective and sustainable manner. Our projects also support cost out initiatives, and generate operational contribution. We accompany our businesses in their ever-changing regulatory environments, and their internal functional transformation multi-year programs.

Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide project leadership by adhering to standard departmental policies, processes and documentation guidelines for project delivery and aligning to Eaton’s PROLaunch delivery methodology.

  • Define and communicating roles and responsibilities for project team members – functional and technical – and engaging appropriate resources to accomplish the project objectives.

  • Develop project plans in Microsoft Project to manage the project schedule and critical path

  • Work with customers and technical resources to develop project schedule and detailed cost breakdowns

  • Perform risk management planning, risk identification and mitigation planning

  • Ensure sign-off on all major system deliverables by stakeholders

  • Develop communication strategies and leading communications with mid-level or first line leaders and key stakeholders

  • Monitor and reporting on schedule and budget variances

  • Ensure quality delivery of team member tasks in accordance to the plan

  • Develop communication plan and leading communications with mid-level leaders and key stakeholders globally


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of 3 years Project Management experience

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation offered; candidate must reside within 50 miles of either Beachwood, OH or Moon Township, PA site

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree

  • PMP certificate

  • Microsoft Project experience

  • HR or financial business acumen

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Information Technology

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time