Job Description

 

There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewarding career at Accenture. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner.
 
Join Accenture and thrive in a digitally-driven, innovation-led environment where you can help clients shift to the “New” using leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.
 
Accenture Consulting provides industry experts with the insights and management and technology consulting capabilities to help transform the world’s leading companies. Our consulting capabilities enable our clients to design and implement transformational change programs, either for one or more functions or business units, or across their entire organization. We provide industry-specific consulting services, as well as functional and technology consulting services.
 
Accenture delivers its services and solutions through 13 focused industry groups in five operating groups. This industry focus provides Accenture’s professionals with a thorough understanding of industry evolution, business issues and applicable technologies, enabling us to deliver innovative solutions tailored to each client. We operate at the heart of our clients’ businesses, helping address their most complex, mission-critical issues. Accenture’s clients span the full range of industries around the world and include 95 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500.
 
What will I do in this position? 
We are seeking a Senior Manager that has the breadth of skills to be able to define the digital transformation journey for our clients using the S/4HANA portfolio. This role requires familiarity with market-relevant industry trends as well as the expertise to advise clients on the best approach to design, develop and deliver S/4HANA using best practices and minimizing business disruption.
 
This role will require that you align the business strategy with technology and work directly with clients gathering requirements to analyze, design, and implement technology using best practice that will enable them to implement the necessary business changes. Primary responsibilities will include:
 
This role will require the ability to assess the right technology to meet desired business capabilities including working directly with clients to gather requirements, design, and deliver S/4HANA solutions whilst leveraging best practices throughout the process. Primary responsibilities to achieve these goals are outlined below.
 
 Role Responsibilities
  • Lead the business assessment and advise clients on S/4HANA products and implementation options to overcome current challenges and/or optimize key business processes
  • Advise clients using deep knowledge of S/4HANA capabilities including gap remediations and workarounds to identify solution options and recommendations
  • Participate and support technical architecture discussions with clients while being mindful of the current and future needs to build an actionable and implementable roadmap
  • Lead the S/4HANA application design, development, configuration, integration, testing and deployment with the support of ad distributed cross functional team of onshore and offshore technical experts
  • Develop and expand S/4HANA professional skills through continual learning and “hands on” experience
  • Manage teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client site or within Accenture
  • Communicate on project progress to customers and Accenture Leadership
  • Manage the needs of stakeholders and the Accenture delivery team to meet agreed scope and timelines
  • Enable, mentor and coach colleagues in S/4HANA capabilities and technologies
  • Support Accenture’s pursuits management on S/4HANA opportunities by driving Request for Proposals and/or Request for Information.

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Qualifications

 

Required Qualifications
  • 8-10 years’ experience in end-to-end SAP project implementations
  • 3+ full project lifecycle experiences with demonstrated experience in ECC or legacy to S/4HANA migrations
  • Experience working alongside clients and stakeholders to define and develop S/4HANA roadmap solution architecture as part of a digital transformation journey
  • Experience in the implementation of large S/4HANA solutions from design through development, testing, training and cutover
  • Experience in establishing rapport with stakeholders to ensure solutions are designed to meet end user needs
  • Strong organizational, project management and design skills to meet aggressive timelines
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required
 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience working in the Energy, Oil and Gas or Utilities Industries
  • Certification in HANA or S/4HANA
  • Experience working in consulting and/or professional services organization
  • Experience and familiarity working with an offshore/global team
 
Why should I join the Accenture SAP Team?
  • Drive SAP innovation: working with SAP’s leading business partner, gain early access to SAP innovations and help shape and build credentials through an unparalleled program of collaboration
  • Learn and grow continuously: build skills in “New” SAP, grow existing skills and develop cross-industry skills with unmatched 24/7 access to the SAP Learning Hub, through expert-curated learning boards, webinars and classroom-style training programs
  • Thrive in our inclusive environment:  Bring your whole self to a company that aims to be the most diverse in the world and delivers real-time performance feedback based on individual strengths—not stats
 
WHAT´S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced parental leave policy
  • At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our clients through continuous learning & improvement – from basic skills to industry-specific content – available to all our people
  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally
  • Performance Achievement – our performance management process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities
  • Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.
 
We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.        
 
To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website at Accenture.ca/careers.
 
It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.
 
Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law.   Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com

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