Superior Energy Services IT Project Manager in Houston, Texas

About Superior Energy Services

Superior Energy Services is a leading provider of specialized oilfield services and equipment, focused on serving the drilling and production-related needs of oil and gas companies as well as the plug and abandonment and decommissioning services required at the end of a well's life. The world's energy producers rely on us for the services, tools, equipment and exceptionally trained personnel needed to enhance and maintain the production of oil and gas wells. We play a vital role in all phases of a well's lifecycle — drilling, rentals, production and decommissioning.

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About Superior Energy Services Information Technology Group

Superior Energy Services Information Technology Group is the information systems backbone for Superior Energy Services Corporate and all of its subsidiaries including LATAM, EMEA and AsiaPac regions. The group is dedicated to assist the corporation with strategic goals and direction by supporting its internal clients with excellent service for hardware, software and data delivery. The Direction and Goals for the group are to deliver effective and efficient service to support and assist the ever changing environment within this dynamic and exciting industry.

Summary:

This position is a vital part of the Business systems team working alongside PMO in initiating, executing and closing out all Business systems projects on time and within budget. This highly skilled professional will be responsible for all Business systems projects such as new ERP implementations, ERP Upgrades, and BI implementation & enhancements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibility of the Project Manager, under the direction of Business systems leadership, is to co-manage a multi-year, multi-million dollar ERP Implementation program (Dynamics 365 Enterprise for operations) with a consulting project manager. ERP program comprises of several sub-projects/waves for global deployments spanning multiple business teams, and involve migration activities from legacy ERPs.

  • Develop and maintain key project management artifacts (i.e., project scope, requirement documents, project resource plans, issue logs, change logs, project documentation, risk mitigation plans, and migration plans).

  • Manage project activities across the entire project life cycle on time and within budget with acceptable quality.

  • Prepare and communicate regular project status reports to key stakeholders.

  • Manage, prioritize and deliver multiple business systems projects in partnership with cross-functional teams.

  • Appropriately choose between agile, waterfall and iterative project methodology to suit the current project at hand.

  • Manage client (internal users) expectations throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Develop and gain sponsor approval and signoff of the project documents as per the IT governance policy.

  • Take initiative, prioritize work, manage time and respond effectively to a rapidly changing environment.

  • Exercise sound political and environmental judgment as appropriate to support successful project implementation.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 8+ years of ERP and Project Management experience

  • Minimum 3+ years of Dynamics ERP project management experience with at least one full lifecycle multi-site global implementation

  • Minimum 5+ years of functional Dynamics AX, or NAV experience

  • 2+ years of Dynamics finance modules such as AP, AR, GL, FA, and CM

  • Experience in using waterfall, iterative and agile project management methodologies

  • Project management Professional designation (PMP) Certification strongly preferred

  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to interact with different levels of internal customers

  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast paced dynamic environment

  • Technical understanding of ERP systems and their underlying architecture including operational modules such as manufacturing, rental management, supply chain, sales orders, field ticketing

  • Team player; Able to work effectively with Corporate ERP and regional IT teams

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple demands and thrive in a collaborative environment

  • Working knowledge of planning and execution of data conversion and integration processes as part of a Dynamics AX deployment

  • Strong knowledge of basic finance daily and month end procedures

  • General knowledge of accounting principles and their flow in AX

  • Ability to defuse tension among project team, should it arise

  • Must be possess Intermediate to Advanced skills in the use of Microsoft products (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Project)

Not Required, but a plus:

  • Oil & Gas or Rental or Field ticketing industry experience

  • MS Dynamics AX certifications

  • Managing Business Intelligence projects

  • Fluency in Spanish

Education:Bachelor’s Degree; Computer Science, Accounting/Financial or other Technical field preferred; PMP certification is highly desirable.

Work Location(s):Houston, TX

Travel Requirements: 25%

Superior Energy Services and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers for Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

ID 16302

Location US-TX-Houston

Business Unit SESI Corporate, LLC

Superior’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, age (40 and above), sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, disability or veteran status. Our policy emphasizes equality of opportunity for all persons with respect to hiring, placement, upgrading, and other employment status changes, and in all other matters concerning the treatment of applicants and our employees. We are committed to selecting and employing the best and most qualified person available for each job opening without unlawful discrimination of any kind.