PowerObjects is seeking a Project Manager to join our award-winning and growing team in Singapore. The Microsoft Dynamics 365 Project Manager will act as the liaison between customer and internal teams on Microsoft Dynamics 365 projects (implementations, customizations, migrations, and more). The individual may be responsible for one or more aspects of the project, including project management, business analysis, configuration, data, training, and support. The candidate must be extremely detail-oriented, have the ability to multitask, be meticulously organized, and be able to prioritize multiple demands in a fast-paced environment. The Dynamics 365 Project Manager carries the ultimate responsibility for meeting the customer requirements and completing the project.


Essential Functions

  • Manage projects from inception through successful implementation  
  • Utilize Project Management disciplines to estimate, coordinate, and deliver committed project deliverables
  • Identify and negotiate schedules, milestones, and resources required to meet project objectives 
  • Establish project policy, set project standards, and determine needed tools
  • Manage change and project acceptance procedures
  • Manage and promptly escalate issues and risks
  • Interface with customers, management, and providers
  • Be self-motivated and customer service-oriented 
  • Work in high pressure situations, address conflicts in changes, work effectively in a matrix environment, and build strong relationships
  • Motivate team members and influence them to adhere to project deliverables
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently and produce project status reports for stakeholders and senior management
  • Act as a change agent for the group as well as the entire organization by being the role model for change and facilitating transformation through methodology and approach
  • Oversee the development and implementation of change management plans - supporting all aspects of project management responsibilities, change resistance, communication, and training - for various projects focusing on better understanding of changes and streamlining changes in systems and processes
  • Assist in the development and management of the IT group’s Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for project management that will make visible the effectiveness of the services delivered by the group
  • Manage Quality Assurance for deliverables
  • Oversee projects in a 3rd-party outsourced engagement using Procurement Planning 
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

Required Skills and Experience

  • Exhibit PowerObjects’ Guiding Principles
  • Proven experience driving the project delivery process and oversight of project management functions such as project planning, issue tracking and resolution, and resource planning, as well as status and milestone tracking 
  • Possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of Project Management methodologies, tools, and the Project Management Lifecycle  
  • PMI PMP Certification is required for this role
  • Must have excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, planning, facilitation, leadership, and time management skills
  • Proven experience communicating within the project team, across project teams, and upward to program steering groups
  • Strong analytic and negotiation skills are a plus
  • Proven track record of working effectively with others from multiple functions and locations
  • Experience in Utilities industry a plus - preferably in the deregulated retail energy sector
  • Strong skills in one or more of the following disciplines: Program Management , Business Process Management, Business Process Improvement, or Systems Integration 
  • Strong knowledge and skills in the full Systems Development Lifecycle
  • Experience in Project Management, Project Mgmt. Office, Business Process Improvement, Quality Management Implementation, and IT Methodologies
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite of tools: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, MS Project, and Project Server, as well as expert skills in querying complex databases
  • BBA/BS degree in Business, IT, or Computer Science
  • MBA or MS in Information Systems preferred, but not required
  • 3+ years of experience managing medium- to large-sized complex business/technology fixed-price projects in Singapore Government sector
  • 3+ years of Project Implementation experience with any Packaged ERP Products