Facebook pixel

Senior Project Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Houston, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Engineering, Economics, or a related IT field or equivalent experience in a related field
  • Significant project management experience with comprehensive life cycles at software, consulting, or systems integration firm with delivery responsibility to client organizations
  • Prior hands-on experience with structured project management
  • Energy, commodities or financial services industries specific strongly preferred
  • Excellent client-facing skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work onsite at client locations throughout North America
  • Proven leadership skills with teams of five or more professionals
  • Provide leadership of multi-disciplinary professionals in a project structure in the scoping/discovery workshop, design, configuration, testing, and production support of the ION Commodities and Treasury solutions for the client's business needs
  • Provide direct management of resources assigned to project and act as personnel supervisor for HR issues during the course of the assignment
  • Serve as the client's principal point of contact for project status, solution quality, scope control, issues, risks, billing, personnel management, and the ION solution
  • Manage project Profit and Loss, including effective project cost and revenue budgeting, analysis and forecasting
  • Manage project change control
  • Plan, lead, manage, and coordinate ION project tasks, resources, deliverables, issues logs, scope logs, weekly timesheets, project expense reports, monthly invoices, and all other administrative documentation on an ongoing basis
  • Determine the optimal utilization of resources at a task and personnel level
  • Keep the client management informed on a daily basis regarding all project issues, risks, and delays
  • Actively engage project stakeholders and manage client expectations regarding the delivery of the ION solution
  • Actively coordinate the participation of client users through the client project manager to ensure project success
  • Provide weekly project status reports to the client project manager, project steering committee, and ION management, including all information necessary to track the status of the project against the project plan
  • Coordinate and attend project and steering committee meetings
  • Manage the release to client of software updates and license keys
  • Prepare, present to client, and obtain signoff of Request for Support Services (RSS) forms, acceptance documentation, and final project acceptance
  • Maximise chargeability on one or more client accounts simultaneously
  • Serve as mentors and role models for the consulting staff
  • Enhance, publish, and train staff regarding implementation best practices
  • Present the ION solution to both client executive and user-level audiences
  • Coordinate and conduct employee performance appraisals for personnel assigned to projects throughout the calendar year
  • Provide sales support through project plan development, estimation, and document authoring for RFP/RFI responses, sales proposals, and Statements of Work to meet the client's desired business requirements
ION Group

1,001-5,000 employees

Holding company
Company Overview
ION software wants to help improve decision-making, increase efficiency, simplify complex processes and empower people. They enable financial institutions, central banks and corporations to digitize and automate their most business critical processes.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • AD&D and disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mental health care
  • 401K plan
  • Performance bonus
  • Supplemental workers' compensation
  • Family medical leave & parental leave
  • PTO, paid holidays, sick days, bereavement leave, and volunteer time off
  • Commuter checks
  • Company social events
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free lunch
  • mobile phone discount
Company Core Values
  • We are entrepreneurial.
  • We are imaginative.
  • We are rigorous.
  • We think long-term.
  • We progress together.