Job Description :
Job Description:
Implementation of COTS financial application that will replace a legacy financial system. The data from the legacy system will be migrated to the new solution as part of this project.
The role of the Senior Project Manager is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to agreed-upon scope, timelines and budgets. This individual also tracks to closure critical tasks to ensure the project stays on schedule.

Ideal Candidate should be:
Responsible for following up on all action items and outstanding issues with assigned owners- strong facilitative and coordination role
Coordinates and manages meetings processes - facilitates meetings and partners with agency management to drive resolution to roadblocks or bottlenecks
High level Communication and Documentation skills : Manages reports and summaries including time tracking, error and defect tracking (JIRA a plus)
Manages all project documentation and artifacts, provides planning support
Experience managing technical projects
Works closely with IT and agency leadership to provide status reports and escalate issues as needed

Qualified candidate should:
Have strong communications to team and stakeholders
Be detailed oriented
Be able to foresee roadblocks
Be able to identify the right people to be in the room during meetings
Have a working knowledge of the State Government
Guide team members by breaking down large amounts of work or large meeting agenda
Demonstrate strong follow-up on tasks
Demonstrate strong leadership and teamwork skills
Be able to gain alignment between executive sponsors
Be able to identify and manage to critical path milestones
Have the ability to coach and negotiate with team members
Demonstrate patience
Be able to assess situations or roadblocks and provide a plan of action

Waiting for your prompt and positive response. Thank you.