15 days old
2018-01-052018-02-02

IT Project Manager II

Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    594523

Summary:


Client is seeking a Senior Level Healthcare professional who understand both Technical and Business to act as a Project Manager to support one of Client's Touchstone projects. This candidate must be familiar with implementing cloud solutions in a highly matrixed environment. This position requires an individual who has significant experience in partnering with IT teams and business functions to understand business requirements and deploying solutions that bring rapid value to the customer community.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


The Touchstone Learning Solutions Program is focused on transforming Client's Learning environment to improve the learner experience, drive efficiencies, and reduce redundancy throughout the company.


The Touchstone IT Project Manager must be "bi-lingual" in both technology and the Healthcare business. They will work in conjunction with the cross functional business customers and across the Global IT organization.


This role will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of our Learning Management System ensuring consistency with Company strategy, commitments and goals by:



  • Leading the planning and implementation of the new global LMS solution
  • Creation of Scope, Key Deliverables, Key Milestones, Work Schedule, and Resource plan.
  • Facilitating cross-work stream collaboration to identify inter-dependencies, project requirements and risks, and maintaining open lines of communication throughout the project.
  • Providing direction and support to project team members and across program work streams.
  • Presenting reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Implementing and managing project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs.


Key Competencies for this position:



  • Project Management
  • Planning and organizing
  • Decision making
  • Communication
  • Influencing and leading
  • Conflict management
  • Teamwork
  • Adaptability
  • Ability to grasp new concepts quickly and ability to partner with business, supplier, and technical teams
  • Provides appropriate rationale and context to drive commitment
  • Conveys relevant information in a candid and timely manner
  • Interacts regularly with customers to understand their business objectives and to anticipate the necessary IT resources for the project
  • Effective meeting facilitation
  • Achieves high level of customer satisfaction
  • Establishes collaborative working relationships with the business, supplier, and necessary IT functions to align IT to the project strategy
  • Ability to connect functional teams with technical teams to achieve goals.
  • Ability to work and succeed without geographical, functional, or team boundaries.


Qualifications: Candidate must possess the following knowledge:


Technical



  • Understanding of Implementing SaaS Applications
  • Understanding of Business Processes and Business Applications
  • Working knowledge of Learning Management Systems (Cornerstone On Demand preferred)
  • Working knowledge of Integrations/APIs
  • Working knowledge of formal method for Computerized System Validations


Business



  • Working knowledge of Learning & Development function
  • Working knowledge of Transformational Leadership and/or how organizations transform.


Education and/or Experience



  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • 3+ years' experience in leading cross-functional, global teams.
  • 4+ years' experience in supporting Human Resources or Learning & Development projects/programs
  • Working knowledge of a formal Systems Development Methodology and validation requirements required


Desirable:



  • PMP Certification
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Past experience in Healthcare sector.

Categories

  • Information Technology

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