Senior Technical Project Manager – Workday ERP

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Skills: Workday ERP, Finance, Agency, Entertainment

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Technical Project Manager
Our client, an exciting sports-centric firm, is currently seeking a Senior Technical Project Manager to take the lead as the internal point-of-contact, working directly with their enterprise ERP deployment program to make sure that transition between ERP systems goes as smoothly as possible. This is a high-visibility role, working directly with the CFO and other senior members of the finance team. 

As our Senior Technical Project Manager:

  • You will own the ERP implementation (and possibly Payroll, and HCM too) from beginning to finish, while maintaining and managing schedules/plans, scope, and provide constant evaluations and updates to the executive team
  • Be the SME for all finance ERP-based projects and be the “go-to person”
  • You will partner with the enterprise solutions team in managing the execution of all financial software workstreams
  • Develop, administer and manage budget, forecasts, and projections
  • Build project teams and identify stakeholders
  • Build and maintain relationships with vendors
  • Schedule, delegate, and review assignments for project team members, and adjust as needed
  • Perform and conduct data analysis, reporting, research and evaluation of tools, technologies and process requirements
  • Ensure effective documentation and reporting of project goals, objectives, deliverables, plans and status throughout the project
  • Review and evaluate project progress, recommend improvements, and determine course-correction to scope and schedules as needed

What Gets You the Job?

  • Experience implementing Workday, NetSuite, Oracle or other financial based ERP systems
  • Proven track record of leading successful ERP implementations with a focus on finance
  • 5+ years of comprehensive information technology knowledge and experience
  • Finance background, with the ability to understand the complex and unique business logic
  • 3+ years’ experience managing IT projects as a project leader or manager
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Communication, Organization Development, or similar work experience
  • PMP certification or completion of a recognized project management curriculum is beneficial
  • Demonstrated experience with managing cross-functional teams in project management disciplines organization-wide
  • Proven data analysis and manipulation skills for the creation and packing of reports for management
  • Stellar communication skills (written, verbal, interpersonal, presentation, documentation)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Compensation: $175,000/Year

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