Salesforce Project Manager
Dallas, TX

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We are hiring Salesforce Project Managers for our Dallas, TX location.

Specific Duties:

  • Lead project teams to deliver excellence on client assignments, providing customers value and exceeding their expectations 
  • Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
  • Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope
  • Establish business goals and priorities with clients while effectively communicating project mission, vision, and scope to the implementation team
  • Responsible for all project deliverables, reviewing those deliverables prepared by the team prior to submission to the client
  • Effectively applies our methodology and enforces project standards
  • Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures
  • Identifies and manages project risk
  • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
  • Reviews the status reports of team members and addresses issues as appropriate
  • Consistently track and report on progress to all stakeholders
  • Effectively communicates and coordinates between internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage budget and margins to ensure the project meets financial objectives 
  • Contribute to business development across the account and company

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
  • Willingness to travel up to 50% on average
  • 3-5+ years managing IT projects dealing with Software Development (SDLC)
  • Experience working within an established PMO process
  • Experience managing 3rd party implementation vendors
  • Experience managing 3rd party support vendors General Project/Practice Related Competencies Project /Practice Management
  • Experience in designing and developing software components and having a very strong Service Oriented Architecture and integration background

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in Salesforce (SFDC) CRM with end to end implementation experience
  • Salesforce.com integration experience, including between different business systems as well as working with integration tools
  • Experience applying change management tools and techniques to promote an effective transition within client organizations

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