General information

Country
United States
City
Remote Location
Department
Consulting Services
Job ID
27418

Description & Requirements

PMO Director, Delivery Assurance

Location: worldwide (NA or EMEA preferred)

About Infor

Infor delivers end-to-end ERP and strategic edge applications that are integrated and delivered in a multi-tenant cloud. We believe that customers need industry-specific solutions and that one size does not fit all. 

We are proud to serve more than 68,000 companies worldwide. Infor is a standalone subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., which has annual revenues of over $110 billion.

As a global company spanning multiple regions and offering limitless opportunities for growth, we believe that everyone should be an entrepreneur of their role. At Infor, there are countless opportunities for you to be challenged and contribute towards transformative growth. Sounds exciting? Apply today!

For more information visit www.infor.com

 

Position Summary

 Delivery Assurance is a function of the Global Customer Experience Services (CES) PMO. The role is an individual contributor role, reporting to the Sr. Director, Delivery Assurance, and the successful candidate will be a member of a global team that works in partnership with the PMO portfolio managers, CES regional and/or industry practices and Infor services partners to provide quality assurance services for in-flight projects.

The incumbent is expected to apply their extensive experience of complex ERP projects, combined with an expert understanding of Infor implementation methodology, to review in-flight projects’ health status and report findings and recommendations to the various project stakeholders -- Infor Partner and/or Infor CES and the customer. The Infor PMO prides itself of maintaining the highest quality standards and the Delivery Assurance Reviews are required to be exemplary of this through their high-quality, action-oriented reporting with deep insights into the status of the reviewed project.

In addition, the Delivery Assurance Director is expected to identify and report on systemic issues or lessons learned from project reviews in specific industries or products, and assist with providing guidance and leadership to the wider Project Manager community.

 

A Day in The Life Typically Includes:

 

  • Actively participate and/or lead Delivery Assurance Reviews, related report writing and the communication of findings and recommended actions to the Infor customer and project stakeholders
  • May be assigned practices to provide the following: PM mentoring, participation in customer projects, selling the value of project management, trends with action item recommendation and follow up.
  • Provide measurements directly tied to Customer Experience Services improvement in customer service, margin and revenue

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with managing and remediating large, complex high-profile projects and programs to implement business applications in a variety of industries.
  • Knowledge of organizational change management and the important role this plays in the successful delivery of technology projects (desirable).
  • Proven skills and experience in both written and verbal communications and in influencing and building relationships with senior stakeholders, working within challenging circumstances, and with competing priorities
  • Experience of coaching and mentoring would advantageous
  • 15+ years project management experience
  • 10+ years of interacting with senior level client and internal management
  • Native/Fluent English
  • Past experience in a similar assurance or PMO role, preferably with a Consulting, Professional Services or Systems Integration focused organization (desirable)
  • Extensive knowledge of program and project management methods and approaches e.g. Agile, Waterfall, Hybrid
  • Knowledge of the ERP marketplace
  • A passion for the Project Management profession

 

 What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification
  • Experience working in an international/multi-cultural environment
  • Working knowledge of additional main-stream languages
  • Prior experience with implementation projects for Infor products

 

Infor Values:

Our Guiding Principles set the standard for how we work with one another. They define who we are as an organization and guide everything we do. By applying the same shared values that unleash prosperity in free societies—such as value creation, integrity, responsibility, free speech, and toleration—we encourage one another to take initiative and to challenge the status quo.

 

We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. 


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf