Lifestyle Design - IT MS Dynamics Project Manager

Project description
Into a big digital transformation program, Lifestyle Design is launching an important project with the goal to adopt a unique “state-of-the-art” ERP system, based on MS Dynamics 365.
The system will be connected with all others touch points, such as e-commerce, CRM (MS Dynamics 365), Marketing automation, CAD, MES, APS, with the final scope to support our Digital strategy.
With more than 1.100 worldwide users, 9 Brands, 5 Countries and 65 Showrooms is one of the major Microsoft ERP projects.
Job description
The position:
  • Manages all aspects of Project life cycle and establish detailed project plans and metrics, work plans, schedules, resource plans, and status reports
  • Assists with 360-degree aspects of an ERP Project implementation including (but not limited to)
    • Analysis to all group companies
    • Business Blueprint definition and solution design
    • System development using Agile approach
    • System deployment including training and migration plans
    • System go-live for individual legal entities on the base of the project roll-out roadmap
  • presents formal presentations and executive summaries to C level management to provide recommendations and status updates.
  • Identifies ERP project risks and develop risk mitigation plans.
  • Monitors all project phases and control project budget
  • Provides project leadership, work direction and feedback and identify and manage conflicts, ensuring everyone involved is working together effectively towards successful implementation
  • reports to Group CIO
  • updates periodically the steering committee
  • coordinate a Project Team of 20 persons (IT MS-Dynamics specialists & Business Analyst)
  • coordinates the “Identity Access Governance” project Team
  • collaborates with the Solution Leader
  • cooperates with consultant’s PM and Lifestyle Design business process owners
  • collaborates with Quality Advisory Team & PMO 

  • Post Graduate Degree in Business or Information Technology desired.
  • Must have at least 10 years’ experience in project management of ERP significant implementations in an international environment and with high integration with departmental software applications, like product configurator, Business Intelligence, CRM, MES, ecommerce
  • Successful ERP Implementation experience with at least 3 full lifecycle end-to-end Implementations in similar environments of Lifestyle Design
  • Specific experience with structured development methodologies and standards like Agile, DevOps and PMI. Project methodologies certifications like PMP is preferred but not mandatory
  • Implementation experience of Dynamics Finance & Operations (Dynamics AX) is preferred but not mandatory
  • Excellent team player and verbal and written communications skills
  • Proven problem setting and problem solving skills demonstrated through professional experience
  • Fluent English is a must have
  • Ready to work round the clock as per the situation demands
  • Availability to business trips
Workplace: Milan
Funzioni aziendali
IT - Italy/Milano