1+ months

ERP Implementation Project Manager

Chicago, Illinois 60632 Work Remotely

Our Government Consulting Group is seeking a ERP Implementation Project Manager to join our Local Government Practice Area. The primary focus of the role is to serve as our clients’ Project Manager working with client and vendor teams as they implement enterprise software. You will primarily work in the mid-western states. 

You will have the right mix of demonstrated project management capabilities, exceptional organizational and self-management qualities, strong leadership capabilities, effective written and verbal communication skills and a willingness to travel. You will have experience in one or more of the following areas: local government business processes, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, implementation project management, or business process analysis, and will be comfortable working in many different environments within local government. Experience with organizational change management is a plus. You will report to senior management within our Local Practice Area. This position will sit remotely with a preference for being close to Chicago, IL; Indianapolis, IN; and/or St. Louis, MO.

Travel Expectations: Although BerryDunn consultants are currently not travelling due to the COVID-19 pandemic, future travel to client sites can reach 35%-50%.

You Will:

  • Lead and support delivery of services to clients on time, within scope, and
    within budget, including assigning and managing staff and creating work products
  • Track project tasks, risks, action items, issues, and decisions
  • Coordinate task assignments based upon management to a vendor’s project
  • Conduct frequent, clear, and consistent communication to the client, team
    members, vendor, and other stakeholders
  • Generate project status reporting and issue/risk mitigation responses
  • Facilitate meetings and interviews with client stakeholders
  • Navigate and document decision making processes on behalf of our clients within the project’s established governance structure
  • Participate in staff/team meetings and training sessions
  • Work effectively as a team player on multiple client projects


You Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Past experience working with local government, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, implementation project management, or business process
  • Demonstrated experience leading project teams
  • Effective project management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of quality assurance/control procedures and demonstrated proactive problem management skills
  • Excellent written communication skills including documenting complex issues
    succinctly and logically
  • Excellent verbal and presentation skills including articulating complex issues to a
    variety of audiences
  • Ability to balance multiple assignments and achieve quality results in a timely
  • Ability to create and sustain positive working relationships with staff and diverse
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively
  • Adept at using the MS Office suite including MS Project
  • Willingness and ability to travel 35-50% of the time

Our Benefits:

We value our employees and offer a variety of attractive benefits, in addition to being part of a high-powered, effective team! Here are just a few of our attractive benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Rx and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA); Employer contribution
  • Responsible Paid-Time-Off policy, including Paid Family Leave
  • 401(K) profit sharing plan with employer match after one year
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Continuing Professional Education, and CPA Exam
  • Wellness Programs
  • Mentor Programs


About BerryDunn:

BerryDunn is a CPA and Management Consulting firm with over 500 employees throughout the country that provide a full range of services including Management and IT Consulting, Health Analytics/Actuarial Consulting, Audit, Accounting, and Tax. We are headquartered in Portland, Maine, with offices in Arizona, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and West Virginia. BerryDunn has maintained steady growth over its 40+ year history, and the firm is regularly named to national “Top 100” lists, including recent recognition for being a “fastest-growing” firm. We partner with clients across the United States and Canada, and we attribute our growth to attracting, developing, and retaining outstanding employees who help our clients create, grow, and protect value.


We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.



  • Government / Civil Service
Posted: 2021-05-20 Expires: 2021-07-04

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