Dell Program Manager - (SAP) Business Optimization_185592BR in Hopkinton, Massachusetts
Program Manager - (SAP) Business Optimization_185592BR
Job ID R11605
Date posted 10/12/2017
Location Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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* Previous program manager experience implementing SAP in required *-Any combination of multiple modules including SD, MM, Ariba, FI/GL, OTC, PS- a plus-- The Transformation Office of Virtustream is entrusted by the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) to manage the intersection of people, process and technology to define new ways of working at Virtustream.- Our purpose is to deliver and enable the future-state cross functional operating model, processes and technologies that position Virtustream to accelerate our strategicgrowth objectives.-Role Purpose / Objective:The purpose of the Program Manager role in the transformation office is oversee/manage/facilitate the successful execution of key initiatives falling under the Transformation Office umbrella.- The major areas of accountability for this role are:-Planning, managing and directing complex, cross-functional projects and/or programs consisting of one or more project teamsEnsuring on time project completion, within budget, and in alignment to planned project objectives and business outcomes for assigned projectsMonitoring project and provides direction to ensure that project managers and/or project team members achieve project goals.Effectively facilitating communication and interaction between the functional representatives and stakeholdersPrincipal Responsibilities-In partnership with finance, develop business case and project budgetEnsure preparation, socialization, finalization of project/program timelines and plans, working with stakeholders in the organization.Partner with business stakeholders to secure project resourcesDirect/coach the activities of project team members, work stream leads and project managers (for large programs) to ensure on time project completionMonitor and report on program/project scope and scope changes, ensuring that anticipated business benefits are realized.Facilitate communication and interaction between the functional representatives and stakeholders within a project / programEnsure integration across related projects in the portfolio through collaboration with other project/program leaders, other peers and other stakeholders.Provide timely reporting regarding status of programs/projects to the Transformation Office leadership as well as to stakeholders in the wider organizationAdhere to all applicable policies within the organization including appropriate use of approved tools and methodologies.Coordinate with Change Management team to ensure optimal employee adoptionSupport communication efforts as needed to create/maintain awareness of the program/project benefits and status.Required Experience / Skills / Abilities-Previous SAP PMO experience required Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, Technology or related fieldMinimum of ten years of experience acting as program or project manager.Minimum of three years acting as program manager.Project/program management experience in a complex, global, matrixed environmentAbility to influence key stakeholders / functional owners and build consensusAble to unify different perspectives and harness the power of strong personalities toward achievement of common goalsAble to communicate effectively across various levels within the organizationAble to build and maintain strong relationships with peers and project team membersPMP certification is a strong plusPrevious experience in cloud services preferred;- technical service/software project management a mustAble to work effectively in fast paced environment, balancing shifting prioritiesStrong verbal and oral communication skills Dell is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.