IT Senior Project Manager
A 125-year old employee-owned company with nearly $6 billion in sales, Scoular?s 130+ business units provide diverse supply chain solutions for end-users and suppliers of grain, feed ingredients, and food ingredients around the globe. From 120 offices and facilities in North America, South America, and Asia, our 1200 employees are engaged in the business of buying, selling, storing, handling, and processing grain and ingredients as well as managing transportation and logistics worldwide.
The Senior Project Manager (SPM) is responsible for playing an active part in the creation, development and support of the company?s new and existing applications.?? The SPM is actively involved in project design and development as well as project management.? The position involves the oversight of the project from design to implementation.? The SPM works with managers and users to ensure daily operations are uninterrupted and Scoular?s data integrity is maintained.????
Work with managers and users to define and eliminate program errors which may cause data integrity and daily operating problems
Understand when to delegate support issues and manage that process until issues are resolved
Participate in the design and development processes of new systems, programs and applications
Participate in project development process to maintain the current systems and applications and ensure the data integrity and daily operations are uninterrupted
Work with managers and users to determine the programming and system needs
Document and monitor the progress of working projects against deadlines and objectives
Support IT employee management (reviews, training and development, interviewing and hiring of subordinates)
Bachelor?s degree in Information Systems, Business Admin, Accounting/Finance
5 years experience managing IT development groups and 10 years progressive work experience in a programming environment
Excellent PC skills.? Knowledge of MS Office Suite
Excellent project management skills including the ability to derive and meet deadlines
High level of customer service orientation
Ability to communicate information clearly and concisely
Must be able to work independently or in a team environment and lead other individuals.
Direct subordinates activity for specific projects.
Participate in review process for subordinates.
Participate in development of a training program for subordinates.
Participate in monitoring of IT personnel performance objectives.
Participate in the interview and hiring process for IT staff.
Ability to organize and prioritize tasks
Ability to research and solve problems
Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment
Flexibility to work on short notice when necessary (on call duties are a part of this position)
Ability to work with, communicate effectively with and influence all levels of the organization.
Ability to travel as needed Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge of the IBMi platform, and tools (RDi, DBU, Implementer, Web Query)
The Scoular Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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