Richard C.

Richard C.

WentzvilleMO

Global Program Manager | Business Strategy / Development

• Senior IT Program Manager with 15+ years of proven experience leading all phases of multi-million-dollar diverse technology projects (software development, CRM, ERP, systems engineering/integration) within large, corporate environments (Spectrum / Charter, Monsanto, Express Scripts, Boeing). • Notable experience includes leading the Advanced Seed Production Global Platform ($24M capital and $4M expense) delivery across all of Monsanto’s Supply Chain. The Advanced Seed Production Program was a 3-year initiative across three different workstreams to streamline production, reduce costs, and expand our footprint in the global market. • Experience includes driving large-scale, enterprise-wide, top-priority and complex technology initiatives with budgets of up to $50M and cross-functional global teams of up to 65 Software Developers / Programmers, Analysts and IT specialists. • In addition to broad experience leading multiple concurrent IT projects, achieved PMP and Agile SAFe POPM certifications to expand project management skills. • Business strategist; ability to plan and manage multi-million-dollar projects aligning business goals with technology solutions to drive process improvements, competitive advantage and bottom-line gains. Utilization of Agile, LEAN Six Sigma, and Waterfall methodologies through the full software development lifecycle. • Excellent communication skills to leverage technical, business and financial acumen to communicate effectively with client executives, external vendors, and project team members.

Skills

Richard C.

Richard C.

WentzvilleMO

Global Program Manager | Business Strategy / Development

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• Senior IT Program Manager with 15+ years of proven experience leading all phases of multi-million-dollar diverse technology projects (software development, CRM, ERP, systems engineering/integration) within large, corporate environments (Spectrum / Charter, Monsanto, Express Scripts, Boeing). • Notable experience includes leading the Advanced Seed Production Global Platform ($24M capital and $4M expense) delivery across all of Monsanto’s Supply Chain. The Advanced Seed Production Program was a 3-year initiative across three different workstreams to streamline production, reduce costs, and expand our footprint in the global market. • Experience includes driving large-scale, enterprise-wide, top-priority and complex technology initiatives with budgets of up to $50M and cross-functional global teams of up to 65 Software Developers / Programmers, Analysts and IT specialists. • In addition to broad experience leading multiple concurrent IT projects, achieved PMP and Agile SAFe POPM certifications to expand project management skills. • Business strategist; ability to plan and manage multi-million-dollar projects aligning business goals with technology solutions to drive process improvements, competitive advantage and bottom-line gains. Utilization of Agile, LEAN Six Sigma, and Waterfall methodologies through the full software development lifecycle. • Excellent communication skills to leverage technical, business and financial acumen to communicate effectively with client executives, external vendors, and project team members.

Skills

More than 30 hrs/week