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ERP Project Manager

Exton, PA

As part of US ERP implementation team, the Project Manager will be leading the manufacturing part of the project, ensuring the business needs are fulfilled in line with the core model mainly defined and ensure its adoption philosophy and implementation.  As part of the core project team, you will be fully onboarded and trained to the model and will have direct access to key decision makers.  With the core model team and the local business team you will ensure the objectives are met and the resources are aligned to the needs. You will provide support to the local management team during this critical phase and will define with them business continuity criteria to be met before go-live.

You will be in charge of:

  • Drive Exton project activities at all phases, in coordination with corporate project team (France)

    • Ensure local project planning, risks & mitigation plan, resources mobilization

    • Manage Risk Matrix and mitigation plans

    • Define local team and assess backfilling of KU needs

    • Hire local project profiles (backfill)

    • Ensure local mobilization of local resources,

    • Report progress, achievement, issues to local management and to corporate project team

  • Ensure SPOC of coordination and escalation point for local teams and corporate teams

    • Coordinate KU / experts activities and deliveries

    • Coordinate with US implementation team

    • Interface Accenture consultants

  • Ensure clear understanding and adherence to Core Model

    • Deeply understand core model design and architecture

    • Ensure local teams model understanding and adherence

    • Ensure appropriate roles and responsibilities at the local and corporate level to drive activities and support future change.

    • Ensure reporting of model inadequacy by local teams and ensure response adequacy

  • Execute local change management activities (communication and trainings)

    • Design and execute local communication plan

    • Drive Training plan and its execution to ensure local competencies acquisition,

  • Drive User Acceptance Test expectations and its local execution,

    • Ensure local mobilization and acceptance criteria

    • Ensure Business Continuity criteria are met

    • Prepare future model seamless execution (check process flow execution)


Required Skills

Given the project and the relations to the multiple teams you are an experienced project manager with strong interpersonal skills, structured mindset with attention to details and ERP implementation experience.

You are autonomous, functional IT literate, synthetic and to the point.

You have strong experience and knowledge across

  • Project Management methodology (PMP, Prince, …)

  • Change management and digital process improvement skills

  • ERP (Navision, D365 or AX)

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems

  • Business Intelligence systems

  • MS Office suite (especially Excel / Powerpoint)

Education: MBA, BS or equivalent

Experience: Project leadership, Supply Chain or Manufacturing environment


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