Wolters Kluwer Sr. Project & Program Manager in Boston, Massachusetts
Under general supervision, manages moderately complex projects or oversees various aspects of highly complex projects. Responsible for assembling project team, assigning individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed, and developing schedule to ensure timely completion of project. Must be familiar with the scope and project objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member to effectively coordinate the activities of the team.
The CPM Project Manager manages CCH Tagetik ("CCHT") implementations and the CCHT project teams from implementation to the "go-live" phases. The full life cycle project management includes managing project timelines, budget, and quality. The Project Manager establishes effective dashboards and KPIs to keep the client and team informed and meet/exceed expectations along the way.
Specific responsibilities include:
Ensure the right team composition and manage a team of CCHT consultants
Ensure products/projects are delivered on time, on budget and to the customer's expectation
Create and manage the project plan for the implementation; improve & refine delivery methodology
Work with Senior Management, Business & Technology teams to drive the adoption of Tagetik for Business Planning. Act as a Business Intelligence liaison for continuous optimization of business strategies to address objectives.
Develop and maintain comprehensive knowledge of CCH Tagetik ("CCHT") products, industry trends and general business and financial acumen through various sources and initiative
Maintain all documentation requirements of the implementation
Provide weekly Status Reports including progress and financial reporting of the implementation to both CCHT and the client
Issue Change Requests and Risk Alerts as required
Control execution and Manage escalations
Ensure that SLAs are being met for services with the design development teams, vendors and project teams responsible for execution (development, implementation, transformation, and maintenance).
Provide strong and deep technical insights in various disciplines across deliveryMaintain comprehensive knowledge of industry standards, methodologies, processes and best practices
Establish and maintain competence in current and planned versions of products
Understand the use of industry tools / technology & their impact on project & operational goals
Assist in process improvement initiatives by working across technical teams to enhance the systems, processes and controls to ensure effective development, monitoring, and support is in place
Bachelor's Degree in a related field (and relevant experience working within Information Technology verticals). Master's Degree or MBA preferred.
Minimum of 5 years in CPM (Corporate Performance Management) OR EPM (Enterprise Performance Management).
Experience in client-facing roles.
Experience with SaaS software delivery preferred.
Experience in establishing and managing project management delivery KPIs and the ability to determine operational costs and ROI.
Experience with budgeting & forecasting, business planning and/or consolidation.
PMP certification preferred.
- This role may require up to 40% domestic travel
ABOUT WOLTERS KLUWER
Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide.
Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).
Target salary range for New York: $87,200 - $121,950
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
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