Oracle Project Manager - FP&A / EPM Solutions - NetSuite Services in Oakland, California
A fully competent project management professional who has a broad understanding of solutions and industry best practices. This first-level project management position provides consistent creative and high quality solution leadership ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer s satisfaction.
Employs independent judgment in guiding moderately complex activities involved in the successful implementation of an integrated business solution, ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer s satisfaction. Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle s solution meets the customer s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle s methodologies, policies, and procedures while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle s risk and exposure. As a project lead, assists project team with aspects of their roles. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Manages the scope of small projects and sub-projects.
6-8 years of experience relevant to this position including 0-5 years of project management experience. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles. Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong communication skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Bachelor s degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience. Ability to travel as needed.
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The Project Manager will primarily be responsible for managing the delivery of NetSuite’s Professional Services solution implementations. Under the guidance of our methodology, this critical resource will drive the delivery of engagements according to the agreed upon scope, time and budget – all while ensuring the highest degree of customer satisfaction.
The Project Manager is a key player in managing, tracking and communicating the progress of projects, achieving project milestones and maintaining momentum, while ensuring the quality delivery of Services. From initiation through to completion, the Project Manager will be responsible for planning customer specific engagements, managing the business requirements development, review and signoff process, managing the execution of deliverables while controlling scope, executing the change management process when needed, and ensuring timely resolution of discrepancies and project roadblocks. The Project Manager will manage multiple concurrent projects and will work with a number of resources within a matrix environment.
The Project Manager will be responsible for the construction, presentation and signoffs of key deliverables such as Project Kickoffs, Project Plans, Change Orders, regular Status and Risk reports. They will facilitate planning sessions at various stages of the project lifecycle. Critical to the success of this role is the setting and management of customer expectations in regards to project scope, the delivery model, stakeholder roles and responsibilities, timelines, escalation and change management processes, communication and risk management plans.
Preferred Qualifications include:
5 OR MORE years of focused solution delivery Project Manager role experience as a member of a consulting firm or leading software provider
Excellent understanding of common industry standard business practices as related to Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) or Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) solutions, including annual budgeting, forecasting and management reporting.
Significant experience performing full life cycle implementations of the Oracle NetSuite Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services (PBCS) OR a competing Cloud platform solution, OR Hyperion/Essbase with additional knowledge of Cloud architecture, OR related solutions such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).
A strong understanding of integration, data, customization, and other solution implementation related principles
A strong background developing work-breakdown structures and project plans
Demonstrated experience translating customer business requirements into a world class software solution.
Excellent client management skills and the ability to work with customers to develop and manage an implementation plan.
Exceptional escalation management skills.
Experience developing cost estimates for Professional Services, as well as presenting value propositions
Excellent customer relationship acumen, including comfort interacting at the “C” level
Project Management and Collaboration tool experience
Experience successfully delivering presentations via web conferencing
Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation and negotiation skills
Formal Project Management methods training
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
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Title: Project Manager - FP&A / EPM Solutions - NetSuite Services
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000XV4
Other Locations: Canada
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