Esker, Inc. is an international software developer and a recognized leader in helping companies eliminate paper and improve business processes such as invoicing and order processing with document automation software and services.
Our Professional Services organization has a need for an Engagement Manager (Project Manager). The position requires interfacing and coordinating with clients, Esker technical staff and the Esker Sales organization. This position will call on your strong people, communication and overall management skills to effectively manage requirements, plan and carry out project implementation and influence customers. The successful candidate will be familiar with the proven methods of the PMBOK, the Scrum methodology and possess a demonstrated understanding of the flexibility required of real world implementations.
Be responsible for project management duties on multiple simultaneous customer-facing projects and be responsible for overall project success, from project scoping through implementation and completion.
The Engagement Manager position requires interfacing and coordinating with clients, Esker technical staff and the Esker Sales organization.
This position will call on your strong people, communication and overall management skills to effectively collect requirements, plan and carry out project implementation and influence customers.
The successful candidate will coordinate a portfolio of projects within a self-managed Scrum team working in defined sprints.
Managing project revenue projections accurately so that team and department monthly objectives are met.
The ideal candidate will possess:
5-10 years of Professional Services or consulting experience on customer-facing software development or implementation projects
5-10 years of business process analysis, design and improvement
The successful candidate will possess a working knowledge of Agile/Scrum project management
Strong understanding of and proven experience with agile implementation methods
An excellent customer service skillset
Proven experience developing and implementing successful SaaS solutions for business customers
Firm understanding of PMBOK knowledge areas
Demonstrated proficiency in the project management skillset
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong client management and negotiation skills
Ability to work well with other departments and varying levels of management
Demonstrated team leadership abilities
Ability to function effectively in a fast paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
S. degree in Computer Science, Math or Engineering or equivalent industry experience
Finance and Accounting background, SAP a plus
Ability to travel up to 25%
Esker offers a casual work environment along with competitive salaries and a generous benefits package. If you would like to work in a fast-paced, highly competitive technology market place with a dynamic and supportive work environment, come join our team by sending your resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org
At Esker, we consider ourselves the Quit Paper™ company because that’s what we help our customers achieve. As a French-based company and leader in document process automation, thousands of Esker solutions are installed on-premises or via our worldwide software as a service (SaaS) architecture. That’s “corporate speak” for we develop and provide pretty cool software solutions for streamlining Accou...nts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Order Processing, and other business areas that rely on paper or manual processes.