PowerObjects, an HCL Technologies Company is seeking a Project Director (PD) to join our award-winning and growing team in Singapore. This individual will act as a managing subject matter expert regarding Microsoft Dynamics 365 projects (implementations, customizations, upgrades, integrations, and more). The PD will be responsible for providing leadership and guidance for a team of CRM Consultants, ensuring project success, team management, best practices, training, and mentorship. In addition, the PD will create and maintain client relationships beginning with sales engagement and throughout project lifecycles. The candidate must be extremely detail-oriented, have an excellent ability to multitask, be meticulously organized, and be able to prioritize multiple demands in a fast-paced environment. The PD carries the ultimate responsibility of ensuring the overall success of customer projects.

Essential Functions

  • Delivery Success: Provide proactive and reactive support in managing the success of the team’s delivered projects. Be involved in different levels of project processes and provide input wherever needed to ensure projects are successful. Manage customer and internal escalations
  • Process/Project Review: Bottom line, quality control, and improvement of project across integrations, migrations, reports, portals, custom development, customizations, plug-ins, etc.
  • Best Practices: Deliver and instill best practices on all project deliverables according to PowerObjects’ Proven Process, including customer/internal communication, documentation, change management, and more, ensuring all resources are reusable
  • Mentorship: Mentor consultant teams and provide appropriate learning suggestions. Provide 1:1 guidance and support for all team members (scheduled and ad hoc) Monitor progress of quarterly team goals. Provide insight and recommendations for Delivery operations and processes
  • In addition, the Project Director will be responsible for the following, as needed:
  • Mentor other consultants in terms of PM, BA, and/or technical skills
  • Act as an advisor to customers and other consultants
  • Facilitate team resources in the implementation of data migration and translation, data integration, training, and custom development, as well as reports
  • Schedule work to be done and follow up to ensure completion within the project schedule
  • Supervise the tasks and deliverables of the project team to meet project milestones and deliverables
  • Maintain risk and issue lists (typically in SharePoint)
  • Manage a group of concurrent Projects

Required Skills and Experience

  • Exhibit PowerObjects’ Guiding Principles
  • Possess Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, or more than 5 years of professional experience
  • Minimum 10 years of Project/Program Management, Business Analysis, and/or Technical Lead experience
  • Sound knowledge of Project Management and different Project Management styles, such as Waterfall, Agile, Scrum, etc. (Certification preferred)
  • Ability to manage or lead multiple large projects (6-18 months) with advanced organizational skills
  • Up-to-date understanding of business processes, issues, and technology, especially related to the operation of sales, marketing, and customer service departments within an organization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Professional demeanor
  • Ability to speak with team members and clients at all levels within an organization
  • Ability to balance short-term demands while maintaining the long-term vision needed to guide a customer through the implementation process
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, and Visio
  • Expected to have managed fixed-price public sector projects in Singapore
  • Have implementation experience with packaged ERP products