Global Payments, Inc. Software Implementation Project Manager in Lenexa, Kansas
Every day, Global Payments makes it possible for millions of people to move money between buyers and sellers using our payments solutions for credit, debit, prepaid and merchant services. Our worldwide team helps over 3 million companies, more than 1,300 financial institutions and over 600 million cardholders grow with confidence and achieve amazing results. We are driven by our passion for success and we are proud to deliver best-in-class payment technology and software solutions. Join our dynamic team and make your mark on the payments technology landscape of tomorrow.
The Project Manager oversees software implementation and upgrade projects, coordinating the efforts of our clients’ business and technical resources with the array of internal resources at TouchNet. The Project Manager manages projects from initiation through completion, assuring deadlines and quality standards are met, project risks are identified and mitigated, and project participants receive timely and accurate communications regarding the status of the project. As the client’s primary point of contact during the life of the project, the Project Manager bears significant responsibility in ensuring a positive customer experience, maintaining project scope, and verifying that project deliverables are met.
Project Management – Maintains a portfolio of projects across multiple clients, ensuring that project goals are achieved, schedules are maintained and adjusted, milestones are documented and standard operating procedures are met.
Stakeholder Communication - Conducts weekly status meetings that effectively track progress, communicate issues and provide status updates to management and other team members.
Process Improvement – Assists in the creation of formal project management processes by developing project templates and/or other appropriate documentation and controls. Documents lessons learned from projects, works with peers and management in strategic reviews of overall project management processes to improve efficiency and standardization, and development of project management tools related to ongoing product development.
A minimum of three (3) or more years of related work experience within a technology-focused company, supporting IT related projects
Prior experience with software application implementation projects
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
The primary competencies associated with this position include planning, meeting management, communication, problem solving, and sense of urgency
Prior experience in a client facing role (both internal and external) at all level of stakeholders
Skilled at developing client relationships
Prior experience with project management tracking tools
PMP certification, preferred
Post-secondary education, preferred
TouchNet, a Global Payments Company, is a pioneer in delivering innovative commerce solutions to Higher Education. Since 1989, colleges and universities have relied on TouchNet to unify and secure transactions everywhere money moves on campus. Today, TouchNet U.Commerce is the premier commerce management system for Higher Education. TouchNet solutions help institutions run campus business better by providing greater control over transactions, costs, compliance, and financial operations.
Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Global Payments provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading pure play payments technology company delivering innovative software and services to our customers globally. Our technologies, services and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of solutions that allow our customers to operate their businesses more efficiently across a variety of channels around the world.
Headquartered in Georgia with nearly 24,000 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with worldwide reach spanning over 100 countries throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. For more information, visit www.globalpaymentsinc.com and follow Global Payments on Twitter (@globalpayinc), LinkedIn and Facebook.