Baxter IT Project Manager- Global Human Resources in Deerfield, Illinois

IT Project Manager- Global Human Resources Baxter International Deerfield, IL

About Baxter

Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company’s global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter’s employees worldwide are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.

Position Overview*

*Experienced IT - HR Project Manager to partner with HR business clients and IT organization to plan, develop, and implement global, innovative solutions.

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Key Responsibilities*

• Lead global Human Resources projects – COTS, SaaS, Cloud, upgrades, software selection and operations improvement initiatives • Direct/participate in all phases of project implementation. Facilitate requirements gathering sessions, ability to document processes • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including project charters, timelines, plans and budgets. • Manage SaaS/Cloud releases as projects, assess impact, develop plan and manage testing • Well versed in SDLC/SOX requirements • Work with 3rd party vendors • Interact with a diverse set of customers: understand business/anticipate IT solutions based on business/technical knowledge, educate/ influence business project sponsor. • Accountable for project and financial management. • Direct supervision/mentoring of project team members, provide performance feedback to team member’s manager. • Present status to senior leadership • Research, analysis, selection, implementation of new tools, technologies and/or services.

· Pragmatic approach to process improvement, identifying risks and doing what is necessary to meet deadlines.

· Act as a Business Analyst, analyzing information and delivering recommendations.

Experiences & Attributes

• 5 years of IT project leadership. • 5 years of Human Resource system experience. - 2 years Business Analyst experience • Knowledge of Human Resource applications - Workday, Kronos Workforce Central, Cornerstone Learning, Taleo Recruiting • Expertise in managing system releases • Strong knowledge of project development/implementation processes (scope, resource, risk, and project financials management skills. • Solid business acumen, influencing, communications, presentation, teamwork skills. • Proven track record delivering projects on-time/on-budget. • Prudent risk taker. Leadership experience. • Expertise in Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Microsoft Project • Bachelor’s degree • PMP certification a plus. • Experience in in Human Resource IT a plus • Healthcare and/or Life Sciences experience desired.

A Career That Matters*

Baxter’s employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day

Equal Employment Opportunity Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic. EEO is the Law EEO is the law - Poster Supplement Pay Transparency Policy *Reasonable Accommodations* Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail toAmericas_TTA@baxter.comand let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Global Information Technology - Gbl Functions/R&D & Quality

Title: IT Project Manager- Global Human Resources

Location: Illinois-Deerfield

Requisition ID: 18000458