International Data Group IT Project Manager in Framingham, Massachusetts
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IDC is looking for an IT project manager to run the implementation of an Enterprise Planning and Management (EPM) solution to consolidate GL data from all its worldwide business units and help with Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A). The IT Project Manger must effectively and professionally lead the project delivering the solution on time. The project manager will lead a team comprising of internal IT, accounting, finance specialists and implementation partner. The project team will be responsible for analyzing requirements and recommending an appropriate solution.
The project manager will report on a regular basis to the steering committee consisting of senior IDC and IDG leadership.
Delivery of products/solutions through the life cycle of the project from draft phase to the final solution rollout
Implementation of a good communication strategy within the project to ensure that all stakeholders are regularly briefed
Taking ownership of project tasks and deliverables
Build close partnerships and liaising with various stakeholders including cross functional teams, SMEs and vendors
Produce scope of works project plan as per requirements
Assessment of risks for successfully delivery of tasks
Determine resource allocation and prioritization
BS/BA with an IT and/or accounting discipline preferred.
5-8 years of full cycle enterprise business project management experience
Previous business analyst experience
Evidence of a track record of successful full cycle IT project management
Ability to manage cross functional teams
Familiarity with project management tools and methodologies
Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
Must be tenacious and self-motivated with an ability to encourage others and drive issues to a resolution in a geographically dispersed team
Ability and willingness to learn and share ideas
Ability to analyze complex problems and business processes
Collaborative, flexible and adaptable when working with various stakeholders
Demonstrated experience with business systems analysis
Ability to grasp new technologies quickly
Demonstrable time management skills
Strong documentation skills and attention to detail
Excellent desktop software skills - PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio etc
Familiarity with financial systems is a plus
About IDC: International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,100 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For 50 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company.
IDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, handicap, race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, ancestry, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or other categories protected by law.
External Company Name: International Data Group, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.idg.com