Senior Project Manager experienced delivering large Business solutions in a diverse, multi-national environment, partnering with Information Technology.
Led infrastructure hardware and software implementation of vendor solutions.
Ability to successfully conduct financial tracking, forecasting for project developments.
Versatile using SDLC methodologies; Agile, Lean, Waterfall and Iterative methods.
Used PM tools; Clarity, Planview PPM Pro (Innotas), MS Project and Project Server.
Applied PMI processes and best practices to initiate, plan, execute risk analysis, executing to schedule, and efficiently utilization of resources.
Adept communication and problem-solving skills with the ability to collaborate with product owners, developers and other stakeholder’s.
Edgewell Personal Care, Chesterfield, MO 08/2018 – 11/2018
Project Manager (Consultant)
Provide Program/Project management to Operations, Supply Chain, Commercial, General and Administration groups for financial saving initiatives.
Establish and maintain financial alignment with workstream project plans using
Project Online and K2.
Managed multiple projects plans with NA, Europe, LATAM and EMEA Senior Leaders.
Create Power BI custom dashboard and reports project visualizations.
Transitioned to FTE support staff.
Environment: Office 365: Project Professional & Online (PWA), Power BI, SharePoint
Millipore-Sigma, St Louis, MO 07/2017 – 07/2018
Initiated and Lead PMO, incorporating Lean Six Sigma processes for pricing projects.
Led global pricing deployment, collaborating with supply chain production and representatives for rollout in NA, Germany and Worldwide locations.
Facilitated SAP HANA supply chain materials transformation to global pricing.
Participated with Palantir Foundry 3RD party vendor data extraction and software business deployment.
Utilized Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
Environment: Office 365: Project 2013 PowerPoint, Visio, Word, Excel; ERP SAP Hana
Wells Fargo, St Louis, MO 08/2016 – 02/2017
Senior Project Manager (Consultant)
Initiated SAP, RFP, MSA with Supply Chain and Vendor Management for 3rd Party Vendor Tools selection.
Wrapped up supply chain implementations for major client segmentation deployment.
and resource forecasting for $10M client segmentation project.
Supported Wells Fargo Investment Wealth Management, Technology group.
Adhered to WIM standards for Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
Environment: PMUWS, MS Project, MS Suite: PowerPoint, Visio, Word, Excel
Edward Jones, Maryland Heights, MO 04/2013 – 06/2016
Managed Branch and Home Office, software application initiatives. Led projects supporting Asset Sharing, Banking Products, Retirement Services and Compliance.
Facilitated requirement for projects with IT and Business Sponsors.
Oversaw budgeting and allocations using MS Project Server.
Established and maintained communication for project standards with stakeholders and core business team.
Facilitated communication between IT and Business Users.
Environment: Oracle, DB2, Java, COBOL, UNIX, IBM z Systems
Johnson Publishing Company, Fashion Fair Cosmetics, Chicago, IL 12/2011 – 11/2012
Project Manager (Executive Consultant)
Gathered requirements for Implementing MS Great Plains ERP solution for suppliers, producers, warehouse and Retailers, for Fashion Fair cosmetic line of business. Supported home office in Chicago, publishing offices in New York and cosmetic office in London.
Installed Network Bridge, Avaya VOIP and HQ Card Entry security systems.
Supported offices in Chicago, New York, London and Field Sales Representatives.
Environment: MS Great Plains 2010 ERP, .Net, Java, MS SQL Server
Sears Holding Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 05/2009 – 03/2011
Conducted Data Analysis for BI/DW application development teams for Sears and Kmart which included; data analyst, system admin, developers, quality assurance and project managers.
Provided 7x24 supports for 112 Retail Store application systems.
Established PMO for enterprise-wide BI/DW projects.
Managed development and operations in Chicago, Michigan and Pune, India.
Environment: Teradata, Essbase, Oracle, DB2, Java, SSIS, SSRS, .Net, JIRA, UNIX, Hadoop
MasterCard Global Technology, O’Fallon, MO 03/2007 – 03/2008
Business Project Manager
Lead development teams for Data Warehouse, analytical and financial systems.
Implemented regulatory and functionality enhancements for financial reporting.
Managed development, quality assurance and implementation of financial regulatory mandates.
Environment: Teradata, Netezza, Java, ASP.net, Business Objects, COBOL, UNIX, IBM z Series
Express Scripts, Saint Louis, MO 03/2006 – 12/2006
Business Project Manager Portal Services
Deployed $1.2M IBM Web Content Management System for Sales and Marketing.
Managed Client Services Portal development and support team.
Utilized MS Project Server for forecasting and financial tracking tool.
Managed team of employees and contractors to deliver regulatory and corporate initiatives.
Developed and enhanced portals for pharma, physicians and client services applications.
Environment: Oracle, Java, IBM WebSphere Portal, Web Content Management, UNIX
First Data Corporation, Saint Louis, MO 01/2004 – 01/2006
Led Business Cardholder Service development teams for Issuing and Acquiring Banks Card applications.
Managed Credit Bureau Reporting, Cardholder Services, Financial Reporting, Applications
Implemented Open Systems and Mainframe, Client support systems.
Support 7x24 cardholder services systems.
Environment: Oracle, DB2, Java, COBOL, ESA Mainframe
Project Management Institute, St Louis Chapter
Project Management Professional (PMP 6th Edition) certification test scheduled 12/2018
Washington University, St Louis, MO
Attended Executive MBA program
University of Denver, Denver, CO
Advanced Telecommunications Management
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
Bachelor, Management Information Systems
United States Navy Active & Reserves