Senior IT Project Manager

Location: Muscle Shoals, Alabama Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Manufacturing Type: Permanent
Reference #: PR/054297_1537553408

Red is seeking a Senior IT Project Manager for a full-time permanent opportunity to be based in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.

Company Summary:

Our client is a global sector leader in the manufacturing space with 22 manufacturing sites in Europe, North America and China. Globally, they employ approximately 11,000 employees, about 25% is in the US. The company is headquartered in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) with corporate offices in Paris (France), Zurich (Switzerland) and New York (United States). They have increased its value year on year; in 2017 they reported a revenue of $5.5 Billion.

Project Overview:

Manage overall project delivery from demand, scoping through requirements, design, implementation, testing and deployment:

  • Responsible for the delivery of the project in planned time, scope and budget (in charge of project financial management)
  • Manage stakeholder expectations
  • Manage risk and issue processes, report to agreed project governance

Successful candidates will have experience in the following:

  • 7+ Years Project Management experience
  • PMP Certified
  • Experienced with waterfall and agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated project management skills in ERP IT environment
  • Experience in vendor relationship management
  • Ability to work effectively with all organizational levels and different stakeholders (business, IT, vendor …) up to plant and senior management level
  • Credibility to discuss with business stakeholders to understand requirements and deal with demand management
  • Manufacturing industry experience preferred
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or Business Administration field; Master's in Business preferred