Software Implementation Project Manager

Professional Services | Chicago, IL, United States

Enablon is the world’s leading provider of Sustainability, EH&S and Operational Risk Management Software. More than 1,000 global companies and 1 million users rely on Enablon software solutions to manage their environmental and social performance, minimize risks and improve profitability. Enablon offers the most comprehensive platform in the industry, and is consistently recognized as a global leader and visionary. To support stronger demand for our solutions and as part of our US expansion, we are currently looking for a Software Implementation Project Manager in our Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower), Chicago location.
As a Software Implementation Project Manager, you will be responsible for implementing enterprise-wide software solutions for many of the world’s largest companies.  Within our Professional Services Organization, the successful candidate will work closely with analysts, product managers, key account executives and customer project teams to ensure the successful delivery of our solutions.
The ideal candidate will have strong experience in project management and implementation of software solutions for large enterprises. We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic individuals with excellent communication and organizational skills and a strong sense of customer care.
Role & Responsibilities
  • Manage project portfolios by establishing direction and aligning people and resources throughout the Enablon organization
  • Ensure proper project management processes are in use throughout the project lifecycle
  • Manage day-to-day implementation of enterprise software solutions
  • Communication and the relationship with the client project Team
  • Operational management of the project (functional, technical and organizational aspects)
  • Resources allocation, Budget elaboration and follow-up
  • Project Planning
  • Quality of the deliverables (incl. writing detailed specifications and the Project Quality Plan)
  • Project follow-up
  • Internal validation and testing
  • 5 to 7 years of Project Management experience on enterprise software solutions implementation
  • A  proven track record for project planning, executing, controlling and closing
  • Experience in the Oil and Gas Industry is strongly desired
  • Experience managing multi-million dollar projects in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills, particularly in client-facing situations
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated and highly organized with solid problem-solving skills
  • Strong and demonstrated ability to build lasting relationships with clients/partners
  • A background in software development is a plus
  • Four year degree is preferred
  • Project Management certification is preferred, but not a requirement