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Project Manager III

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Location: Duluth, GA, US

Company: AGCO

IT Project Manager III

Who we are looking for:

At AGCO, we believe that when our employees succeed, our business succeeds. It’s a people philosophy that we believe and invest in. We make sure all of our employees – in every function, every geography and at every level – have the tools they need to be successful and take charge of their career. Because when our people grow, our business grows. Every day. Every way.


The Project Manager III position is responsible to provide project planning and project management leadership to facilitate consistent delivery of global and regional projects that efficiently and effectively meet business expectations regarding time, cost and quality in support and alignment with AGCO’s strategic plans. Responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects including tasks such as the development of project timelines and resource plans, monitoring, and summarizing progress of the project, and ensuring buy-in from project stakeholders and process owners. In addition, this resource ensures appropriate resource utilization, management of issues, dependencies and risks throughout the project lifecycle and compliance with project methodologies, plans and budgets.


The Portfolio manager is looking at all projects and programs and attempt to prioritize work making sure the projects in the portfolio can be delivered. In addition, he/she provides insights into big picture budget and resource allocation.

What you will do:

  • Maintain and communicate overall IT Cybersecurity portfolio.
  • Monitor progress, identify dependencies on other projects, and manage risks and issues
  • Responsible for the planning and on boarding of projects and small programs
  • Provide day-to-day initiative leadership, instrumentation, analytics, and reporting
  • Establish work plans in conjunction with Business and IT Delivery leadership
  • Prepare and review project proposals, Statements of Work, and requests for proposal
  • Facilitate vendor presentations, workshops, and demonstrations
  • Provide regular communication of portfolio status while ensuring milestones and stage gates are defined and met.
  • Champions strong IT governance in the project management framework and mentors project managers in its development and continuous improvement
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with Internal/external partners and sponsors ensuring key stakeholders are identified and engaged early in the project life cycle
  • Oversees the management of project closure initiatives


What you will bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or related area
  • 10+ Years of Project Management Experience
  • Strong communication / interpersonal skills, capable of interacting with multiple levels of IT and business management
  • Understanding of project management methodologies, project estimation, system development lifecycle processes and tools to define, set-up, plan and deliver business projects
  • Financial analysis skills (due diligence, CER process, business case development, KPI definition)


Plus, if you have:


  • Experience working in the agricultural industry
  • Experience working at a multi-national company on global IT Projects



  • Estimated travel to be 10%-20%


What we offer:

Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people. From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there. Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.

We also invite you to “Make the Most of YOU” - Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now. Join us as we bring agriculture into the future.


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