ERP Project Director

Catch Resource Management
London, South East
£90k - 100k per year + benefits
06 Apr 2021
08 Apr 2021
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
ERP Project Director - Project Director, Project Manager, ERP Project Manager, Dynamics AX, Dynamics 365, D365, Netsuite, Oracle, JDE, SAP, Finance Systems Project Manager, Finance Systems - £90-100k FTC - London

Our large end user client is looking for an ERP Project Director to join them on an 18 month fixed term contract and oversee the successful delivery of their new ERP solution. To be considered for this position candidates must have significant experience in delivery of ERP/finance systems.

Key Skills & Experience:
  • Extensive experience as a Project Manager/Director with a proven track record of successfully managing ERP Finance implementations through the full project life cycle (to time and budget).
  • Background in global organisations and projects with multi-country implementation
  • Experience with managing SI partners and strong knowledge of the partner model/relationship
  • Demonstrable experience of working on complex, large-scale business transformations
  • Good understanding of soft skills involved in successful management of projects and team motivation
  • Able to bring clarity and prioritise in an operational environment with complex influencing factors
  • An understanding of key operational processes relating to finance, with an ability to learn and understand current business processes and help to model new processes/procedures
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent work experience
  • Relevant Project Management qualification (e.g. PRINCE2 or PMP)
  • Strong project management skills with demonstrable advanced planning, co-ordination, and leadership skills
  • Ability to operate and move between strategic and operational level thinking

  • Managing the relationship with the SI at all stages of the project ensuring there is no deviation from the agreed scope, budget, and plan
  • Delivering the project in line with internal project management framework, governance structures, and any other relevant internal policies and procedures
  • Scope management
  • Risk & Issue management
  • Data migration
  • Technical test assurance for the project, as well as an accountability for delivery successful UAT
  • Ensuring the solution is conformant to the business' Security requirements
  • Successful transition to BAU support
  • Developing an effective resource plan ensuring the necessary resources are in place at all stages of the project
  • Directing, monitoring and motivating the Project Team - assigning tasks, setting realistic deadlines, and communicating them consistently to the team
  • Monitoring and analysing all project elements to ensure any variances are highlighted and corrective action is taken

Location: London

Candidates must be eligible to work in this country.

Catch Resource Management is a leading provider of Dynamics 365, JD Edwards, NetSuite and other ERP resources to both end users and to product suppliers/authors.

Our consultants deliver a completely professional resourcing service, always backed up by our team of ERP specialists who are all experienced in full project life cycle implementation and support, thus ensuring that we fully understand our clients' requirements and our candidates' skills.

If you have the relevant skills and experience for this position we would welcome your application, however please note that we receive high levels of responses to our advertisements so can only immediately respond to those that are a close match. However, if you are interested in hearing about similar positions then please register on our website: