• Project Manager - Business Finance

    Location US-NC-Raleigh
    Posting date 1 week ago(5/17/2018 4:41 AM)
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  • Company description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    Step into a unique role that provides exposure to all the finance functions and systems used by a multinational company. The Business Finance Operations team is looking for a Project Manager to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you’ll oversee the finance project portfolio and ensure that organization and company objectives will be met through delivery of the right projects at the right time. You’ll be responsible for facilitating the data gathering and prioritization process for Finance-IT projects, and serve as the project manager for large, cross-functional projects.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Organize, prioritize, and maintain the Finance portfolio of projects from idea creation to delivery
    • Collaborate with Global Finance team members and project leaders to complete business cases for prioritization
    • Simultaneously manage multiple business projects from inception to delivery, across diverse geographic locations with coordination of resources, tasks, and deliverables
    • Partner with other project management offices across Red Hat to coordinate resources and impacts to cross-functional stakeholders and dependent activities
    • Facilitate all checkpoint and health-check activities throughout the life cycle of projects
    • Exercise good judgment in identifying issues, facilitating problem solving, and recommending solutions
    • Engage the proper finance or business team and work to coordinate business change management for project initiation and delivery
    • Help finance teams understand technology options and use the collaboration tools available
    • Think through new problems, and actively develop plans for issues not addressed by established procedure

    Required skills

    • Project Management Professional (PMP) qualification
    • 5+ years of project management experience, which should include technology implementation projects and experience interfacing internal finance systems with third party systems
    • Excellent relationship-building and negotiation skills with clients and team members
    • Demonstrated ability to deliver medium to large-sized projects successfully within set parameters
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to organize and conduct medium to large-sized meetings, and manage assigned responsibilities with limited supervision
    • Background preparing financial business cases, including capital and expense analysis and return on investment
    • Experience using collaboration tools like Smartsheets, Jive, Etherpad, or CA Clarity (or other equivalent)
    • Skilled with office applications like Microsoft Office suite or Google office applications
    • Functional accounting and finance experience is a major plus; experience in incentive compensation management implementation projects is a bonus

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