Oracle Consulting Project Technical Manager in Austin, Texas
As a recognized authority and leading contributor, this project management professional, provides consistent innovative and high quality solution leadership. Responsible for guiding the successful implementation of non-routine and complex business solutions ensuring high quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer s satisfaction.
Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle s solution meets the customer s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle s methodologies and policies while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle s risk and exposure. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques for effective project delivery on small to medium engagements. Provides direction and mentoring to project team. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Manages the scope of medium sized projects including the recovery of remedial projects.
8-10 years of experience relevant to this position. Prior project team leadership or management experience. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles. Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong communication skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Selling skills preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Ability to travel as needed.
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Oracle Merchandise Consulting Project Technical Manager
Capable of supporting construction and presentation of project estimates during sales cycle
Capable of reviewing the Oracle implementation methodology for Planning, Supply Chain and Optimization products (phases, WBS, etc)
Capable of managing all aspects of project delivery including:
Scope and Change Management
Project Plan, Work Plan, and Lifecycle Milestone Management
Issue and Action Item Management
Oracle project Team Management - including communication of project objectives, client expectation, risk and issues as well as changing and conflicting priorities
Resource plans, revenue forecasts, margin control
Strong client management skills including C level management
Project delivery - on time to budget
Project planning experience
Partner & Executive Management
Good negotiating skills
Client customer support (client champion)
Strong project methodology skills/experience
Strong delegation skills
Good influencing skills
Testing process and procedures
Capable of managing small to medium project size and complexity
Experience managing project revenue of 1M-3M and 500 -2,000 days
PMP certified preferred not required
Effective problem Solving skills
Able to verbally lead decision making process
Familiar with RGBU commercial terms and their construction and approval(s)
Familiar with Oracle Retail Products / Solutions
Familiar with broad Oracle products
Must be able to network and develop strong business relationships at executive levels
Strategic thinking skills are critical
Require an entrepreneurial and self-starting attitude, as responsibilities range from heading internal projects that help drive company growth to acting as a primary contact for customers
Manages team members and coordinates with other departments through the entire project lifecycle.
Communication with C-level Retail Executives occurs frequently to learn about their business and share analytical findings. The role requires polished communication and presentation skills.
Resource planning and budgeting are also key components to success.
Retail-related experience is preferable.
Analytical-thinking and ability to multi-task are integral skills.
Software implementation background - either for a client, management consultant or systems integrator
Experience in identifying, participating and supporting up-selling opportunities within existing account
Experience working with 3rd party consulting and systems implementation partners
Experience and proven track record in concisely reporting project progress to senior executives and to customer executives.
Excellent verbal communication - including the ability to speak effectively to C-level audiences
Excellent writing and presentation skills
All candidates must be willing and able to travel US Nationwide Mon Thurs/Fri
All candidates must be legally entitled to work in the US, no work visa sponsorship or transfer available at this time US Citizen, GC holder, EAD
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Title: Consulting Project Technical Manager
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 160014RS