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Avery Dennison Program Manager Contractor, ServiceNow Implementation in Glendale, California

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio-frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

This is a contractor position.

Summary/Position Overview:

As the Program Manager, ServiceNow, you will provide program management for the implementation of a new ServiceNow instance hosting applications in IT, HR and Security Operations. You will provide governance ensuring overall best practices for implementation of all new modules on the new ServiceNow platform. You will ensure the consistent delivery of project management deliverables on time and under budget. You will also oversee the services provided by up to two or three different system implementation vendors.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design and enforce governance strategy for implementation of ServiceNow modules

  • Oversee project execution ensuring consistent best practices across all individual modules

  • Coordinate project deliverables among several system implementation vendors and ensure compliance with best practices

  • Manage project risks and issues

  • Rigorously manage scope to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed time, cost and quality parameters

  • Serve as a subject expert (SME) in routinely briefing key stakeholders on different aspects of assigned initiatives

  • Position may require working outside normal business hours in order to support meetings in Europe and Asia Pacific time zones.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3 to 6 years of Project Management Experience in a Multinational Company

  • Around 5 years of experience with ServiceNow

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, business administration, or a related field

  • Possess experience implementing and supporting ServiceNow at large customer sites

  • Strong coordination and communication skills

  • Project management experience, including managing schedule, scope and budget is required.

Desired Characteristics

  • Ideal candidate will have experience with most of the following capabilities: ServiceNow platform development, IT Service Management, IT Operations Management, Software Asset Management, HR Case Management, Security Operations

  • Have the experience working with system implementation partners

  • Have experience with a global company

  • PMP or PgMP or PRINCE2 certification

  • Experience managing projects using Agile methodology

  • ServiceNow Administrator Certification

  • ITIL v3 Foundations Certification

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled