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Senior Project Manager

Thomson Reuters Professional & Consulting Services 1/12/2018 4:51:35 AM Mumbai, KA India
Job Description

Position Overview:

The Senior Project Manager Is responsible for implementing and delivering our software implementation projects, working closely with other project team members, peer project managers and partner consulting teams. Provide consulting services to external clients. Either manages project team, (client team and/or consulting team), or providing deep subject matter expertise to organization in fulfilling customer deliverables. Overall engagement responsibilities for established client portfolio. Overall ownership of project delivery.

Essential Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

Client Service - responsible for directing the project team; assumes ownership and responsibility for project delivery, project planning, work product, quality control, customer satisfaction and client management.

Project Management - leads project planning sessions with team members to outline scope and approach. Typically works on multiple complex projects/issues at a time that often requires a strong subject matter expertise. Often works as a member of the project team(s).Identifies ways to improve the operation of own area and to achieve efficiency and results. The incumbent is responsible to meet revenue and utilization metrics as defined by management. 

Communications/Status Reporting - maintains a clear line of communication with client and team. Prepares status updates for projects and regularly communicates and shares knowledge with rest of the firm.

Leadership - spends a portion of time managing team or providing guidance. Has autonomy to make exceptions that follow established guidelines. Responsible for cost of own team/project, and/or contributing to forecasting budgets and recommending expenditure. Responsible for quality and timeliness of own work, as well as accountability for members of the team. Gives advice to team members and colleagues on functional matters. Broad decision making authority for routine issues. Provides key insights and formulates recommendations to the broader function.

Travel : There is a travel requirement 40% of the time.

Location: Base location will be Mumbai

The resource is required to work in India Business Hours and be flexible to work different hours to meet business requirements. During production cut-over situation, the resource might be required to work after hours.

Education: BE/MCA/ MBA

Required Skills :

  • Must have good interpersonal and communication skills – written and verbal
  • Must have working experience with consulting project Implementation projects.
  • Must have experience in consulting or supporting clients in India, US or Europe – either over conference calls or in-person
  • Must be able to demonstrate analytical/critical thinking Must have 8+ years of Project Management Experience.
  • Must have good understanding of O2C (order to cash) and/or P2P (procure to pay) business processes. Experience with integrating third party enterprise tax products (e.g. Determination, Taxware and/or Vertex) is highly desired
  • Must be able to travel within India and outside India. Up to 40% travel is expected. 
  • Experience working for consulting or professional services organizations ie. Systems Integrators, ERP consulting firms or “Big-4”, specializing in the areas of trade management, supply chain management, transportation management and/or tax technology.
  • Strong client relationship management skills.
  • Good communication and coordinating skill.
  • Should effectively communicate project expectations to all team members and stakeholders including client senior management, business representatives, partners, customers, and consultants.
  • Excellent English communication skill. Excellent Inter Personal skills.

Desired Skills (Nice to have in addition to the Required Skills):

Experience on managing Cloud Implementation projects. 8+ years of experience in implementing ERP projects.

In order to be successful in this role, the following competencies and behavior skills are required:

  • Excellent business analysis, data analysis and project management skills
  • Detail oriented, good planning and organization skills
  • Excellent communication and cross-functional, team influencing skills
  • Self-starter and tenacious in pursuing the goals of the project
  • PMI certification would be a plus.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


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Locations
Mumbai-India
Req #: JREQ093022
Locations: Mumbai-India
Job Function: Professional & Consulting Services
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