20 days old

IT Program Manager (Remote) - Supply Chain, Sales, Marketing

True Value Company
Chicago, IL 60602 Work Remotely
  • Job Code
    ITPRO001409

Act as a liaison between business units, Information Technology, and third-party providers to identify and deliver system services and solutions to meet business objectives. Works with Supply Chain, Sales and Marketing Departments and various functional areas to assure systems are operating per business requirements. Program managers develop and oversee scheduling, budget, and technical performance of programs and complex projects. Responsibilities may include proposal development, contract negotiation and contract compliance. Program managers ensure master plans and schedules are followed, developing solutions to program or project challenges, directing others for successful completion of project on time and on budget, and reporting to senior management progress, issues, and risks.


Responsibilities (May perform other duties and responsibilities, as assigned).


1. Responsible for running complex programs and projects. Selects, prioritizes, links, and aligns the projects\tasks within the program along with their structural dependencies to help achieve optimum benefits of the program.Experience leading projects in Application Development is required.


2. Facilitates and makes trade off decisions between quality, costs, resources, scope, and time.


3. Undertakes strategy creation for contingency planning and risk mitigation.


4. Plans and schedules project goals, milestones, and deliverables. Project plans must include an integrated set of milestones and deliverables for business, IT, and third-party activities. May include coordinating activities of other project managers, either True Value, contract or third party.


5. Defines requirements and plans the project life cycle deployment. Defines resources for project and program implementation. Identifies and solves project risks and issues effectively.


6. Oversees and directs the project team managing conflicts within different groups. People leader position with direct reports mentoring and coaching team members.


7. Responsible for developing transition tasks to ensure operational objectives are met after solution deployed including but not limited to Service Level Agreements, Identification of Support Model, Operational Documentation, and Training. Delivers the project and works through remaining tasks to achieve/measure and document benefit for the project.


8. Establishes relationships with business units to identify services\solutions to facilitate business objectives.


9. Creates a strategic view of business objectives and how various projects fit within those objectives defining these within a portfolio of services and projects. Responsible for working with business units to establish prioritization criteria and process to make decisions.


10. Drives efficiency of global business processes. Provides thought-leadership to business units on technologies and services available.


11. Develops RFP (Requests for Proposals) for services\solutions.


Education & Experience


Bachelors Degree in technology or equivalent work experience.


10 or more years of experience, preferably in technology and/or project management.


Intermediate knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).


Individuals in this role must understand how to deliver projects in a structured manner and have great organizational, communication, financial, and relationship management skills.


Licenses & Certifications: PMP or similar project management certification preferred.


Physical Requirements: Seeing, Sitting, Standing, Stooping, Talking, Typing, Visual Acuity, Walking


Work Environment: Generally, works in climate-controlled office environment. Will require occasional in office meetings.


Travel: Travel may vary in length and duration.



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Posted: 2023-01-10 Expires: 2023-02-08
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