Next Ventures are urgently looking for a Financials Programme/Project manager with Oracle EBS experience for an implementation of Oracle Cloud ERP
International travel will be required and is likely to be on a regular basis so please consider this when applying
Long term contract as part of a 2-3 year programme.
We require candidates with a very strong financials/accounting background. The candidate must understand financials transformations from an ERP standpoint.
Candidates will be:
Working with the customer to confirm scope and goals, objectives and business justification, secure resources (people and budget) and re-iterate the mandate for projects.
Leading, monitoring and maintaining progress of project plans to ensure delivery of the key stages and goals within the agreed constraints of time, cost and quality.
Controlling and reporting progress to the Steering Group/Sponsor and escalating any issues, as appropriate, in a timely manner. Initiating corrective action where necessary in order to keep the project on track.
Continually assessing potential risks and issues maintaining risk and issue logs, and contingency plans.
Playing a lead role in defining an effective communication strategy for the project, including communicating and consulting with key stakeholders.
Identify inter-dependencies between the various stakeholder groups to ensure all are aligned and risks are identified, mitigated and communicated.
Knowledge of Oracle E-Business Suite or other ERP systems
Overall strong Project/Programme Management capabilities and proven experience in delivering complex projects with a budget of €/£500k
Finance Background Required.
Accounting Qualification Desired
Knowledge of PRINCE 2 and experience of standard Project Management work practices would be an advantage
Budget, commercial and Customer experience * Strong stakeholder management and communication skills
Excellent organization and communication skills