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Cleveland, Ohio - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 8 November 2018
Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacture, development, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers. The company manufactures products under well-known brands such as Sherwin-Williams, Valspar, HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Thompson's Water Seal, Cabot and many more. Sherwin-Williams branded products are sold exclusively through a chain of more than 4,100 company-operated stores and facilities, while the company's other brands are sold through leading mass merchandisers, home centers, independent paint dealers, hardware stores, automotive retailers, and industrial distributors. The company supplies a broad range of highly-engineered industrial and OEM coatings for wood and general industrial, coil, packaging, protective and marine, and transportation applications worldwide. Our 60,000 employees are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to find a career that takes you places.

The Senior IT Project Manager role is responsible for the initiation, planning, execution, and reporting of all projects within their area of responsibility. Makes sure that all projects are adhering to the Software Development Lifecycle. Coordinates work requests through implementation by requesting resources and communicating status with all interested parties. Provides comprehensive reporting and status back to management and clients.

Essential Functions

Strategy & Planning

Manage timeline, budget, scope, risks, and dependencies for eCommerce projects.

Work with eCommerce program management to maximize resource utilization and align with resource capacity.

Proactively manage project plans and work with other projects managers to create what-if scenarios based on project completion dates and stakeholder priorities.

Manage stakeholders' expectations effectively.

Acquisition & Deployment

Request and allocate resources based on project requirements and availability.

Generate project status as requested to stakeholders.

Facilitate meetings and follow up with resulting action items.

Track and escalate project risks and issues. Create mitigation plans for key risks.

Work with existing systems to track and manage requests and issues.

Operation Management

Provide business reports to management and clients.

Be a leader for cross-functional delivery teams.

Detailed oriented and well organized in all day-to-day activities.

Incidental Functions

Prepare and lead presentations as requested.

Assist with other projects as may be required to contribute to efficiency and effectiveness of the work.

Participate in hiring activities and fulfilling affirmative action obligations and ensuring compliance with the equal employment opportunity policy.

Minimal travel as required

Work outside the standard office 7.5 hour workday may be required.
Position Requirements

Formal Education & Certification

Bachelor degree in IT, Business or related field or equivalent experience

PMI certification preferred

Knowledge & Experience

5+ years IT and/or business experience.

5+ years of hands-on experience managing IT projects.

eCommerce experience required.

IBM WebSphere Commerce preferred.

Experience with enterprise OMS platforms and enterprise CMS platforms preferred.

Well versed in Microsoft Office applications and Project Management tools.

Minimum of 3 years experience working with external agencies or partners.

Understanding of various essential business functions of an organization.

Personal Attributes

Strong analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.

Strong written and oral communication skills.

Proven ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas, and technologies quickly.

Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Ability to transform an idea or need into a completed solution or work product.

The Sherwin-Williams eCommerce delivery PMO strives to achieve a disciplined and systematic approach to executing projects in a timely, effective, and efficient manner. The team possesses deep experience with a variety of SDLCs and understands the parameters, potential roadblocks and follow-ups necessary to achieve repeated success in delivering technical projects. These can include small but critical technical features, defect fixes, small marketing projects, all the way up to large-scale enterprise initiatives. By joining the eCommerce delivery organization, you will be part of a meticulous and diverse team of Project Mangers and Business Analysts. Your team will tackle challenges in a variety of fast-paced, sometimes complex implementation projects which utilize cutting-edge web technologies across platforms and channels. We as a group care deeply about the growth of each individual on the team. We have built an environment which fosters knowledge-sharing, career growth and collaboration. We do not hesitate to examine, retrospect on, and improve upon each of our abilities through coaching, mentoring and supporting one another in our day-to-day activities.

As the Sherwin-Williams digital portfolio continues to grow, our team has an increasing responsibility to drive value across the wider IT business unit. These values directly impact the success of the eCommerce program in the digital space, and your impacts on the team will greatly benefit all stakeholders involved.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future.

Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract. VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting appropriate employment service delivery systems, such as state workforce agencies and local employment delivery systems, to provide priority referrals of protected veterans.

Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
The Sherwin-Williams Company
The Sherwin-Williams Company
11/8/2018 2:39:55 PM

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