Posting Number 2017-4003 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 2017-12-07 Union N/A School/Division NYU IT (WS1170) Department Name : Finance & Student Services Projects FT/PT Full-Time
Under general supervision, oversees various system projects of a highly complex nature. Responsible for assembling project team, assigning individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed, and developing schedules to ensure timely completion of project. Must be familiar with the system scope and project objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member, in order to effectively coordinate the activities of the team. Incumbent could possess highly specialized knowledge of a specific technology. Typically reports to a Project Manager (Technical) - Senior.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree in Accounting
Required Experience: Minimum of 5 years' experience and expertise in financial project management and finance and supply chain business process redesign.
Preferred Experience: N/A
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Proven ability to scope, manage and deliver on projects and control costs. Excellent planning, analytical and problem solving skills. Effective people management and negotiation skills and ability to work effectively on cross-functional teams. Strong and professional written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of financial operations (i.e. fund accounting). Project Management Professional certification.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: CPA,PMP certified; Experience with leading Finance ERP solutions including Workday or PeopleSoft. Experience with Six Sigma methodology and toolset.
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