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About Accenture
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 624,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Role Responsibilities:
The Project Manager’s primary responsibility is to Accenture’s clients, through leading cross-functional technology teams in delivery of enterprise system implementations. Key activities include:
 

  • Assure project delivery within scope, time, budget, quality and other objectives

  • Plan and govern all project lifecycle and supporting activities

  • Assure project delivery in accordance to organization, quality and best practice expectations

  • Measure and report project performance to stakeholders

  • Manage stakeholder expectations and implement required changes

  • Manage project resources and their performance

  • Becoming trusted advisor and advocate for customers’ executive sponsor(s)

  • Leading, driving, and managing change within large, complex, enterprise organizations

  • Removing adoption roadblocks by performing light system configuration and identifying additional professional services engagements

  • Ensuring high levels of impact and client satisfaction with the services rendered

Who you are:

  • A change agent that can analyze multiple problems then develop and drive solutions

  • You thrive working in the unknown, taking initiative and designing process when it doesn’t yet exist.

  • You possess an understanding of the people, process, and technology realities that are part of transformation efforts, and approaches and tools to mitigate risks

  • You see the big picture, but still roll up your sleeves and dig into the system to execute against your customer's’ business goals

  • Impressive executive presence and communication abilities
    Passion for technology and for being a part of a fast-growing global company

Who will be successful at Accenture?

It’s not just what you know or where you’ve been that propels success at Accenture: It’s who you are, fundamentally, as a person. We prize diversity in backgrounds and perspectives. Whatever your unique qualities, a few key traits should apply:
 

  • You’re passionate about technology and motivated to apply the latest technology trends.

  • You’re proactive and collaborative; a leader with effective communication skills.

  • You’re driven by new challenges and are motivated to improve.

  • You’re a creative problem solver with the flexibility to navigate uncertainty.

  • You’re focused on the future with a desire to develop inclusive, responsible and sustainable solutions to complex challenges.



Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Practical project management experience in at least 2 projects in IT field for 3+ years

  • At least 5 - 10 years hands-on experience in SaaS, change management, project management, strategic account management and executive engagement

  • Solid understanding of project management processes and best practices

  • Understanding of contract lifecycle management best practices

  • Procurement and/or contract management functional knowledge

  • Practical people management experience in teams consisting of at least 3-7 people

  • Strong communication, presentation and reporting skills

  • Experience with enterprise applications.

Excited about this opportunity, but not sure if you meet a 100% of the criteria? We would still love to hear from you!!!We have multiple opportunities at various seniority levels

Here, you’ll match your ingenuity with the latest technology to make incredible things for our clients, people and communities. 

Locations

Melbourne,Sydney

At Accenture, our philosophy is anchored in recognising that our people are multi-dimensional. We take an intersectional human approach to create a work environment where all people feel like they can bring their authentic selves to work, every day.

We believe that equality drives innovation. Our commitment to accelerating equality starts at the top with our board and CEO and extends across every part of the company. This comes to life when our people own the equality agenda, making it part of their jobs – every decision, every day – and feel free to speak up and to act.

We do not tolerate discrimination because of differences, such as age, ability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, or sexual orientation. We want a workplace that is inclusive and diverse to that end we are setting bold goals and taking comprehensive action. To achieve these goals, we collect information that allows us to track the effectiveness of our Inclusion and Diversity programs.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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