Job Description

A senior manager-level resource that will manage and lead transformation focused program, specifically in the Retail / CGS industries.

An individual filling this role will be responsible for the overall success of the project delivery, focusing on the client relationship and able to assist in the various technology strategy and advisory initiatives within the market unit.

Ideal candidates should have a consulting and enterprise architecture background and will have experience managing programs that combine strategy and technology disciplines. Key focus on enterprise architecture and application strategy, including business architecture, application architecture, data architecture and technology architecture. 

The Role

  • Works in a highly client-facing role to lead complex, global and large-scale and value-led technology transformation change projects.
  • Provide expertise to both client and Accenture teams in delivery excellence and quality assurance, throughout the program lifecycle
  • Shaping and planning the critical stages of the program as well as establishing the program and portfolio set-up as the backbone to delivering successful transformation.
  • Develops strong working relationships with the senior management team and identifies project opportunities
  • Manages the Technology Strategy and Advisory teams in developing strategic vision and value-led initiatives
  • Be a guiding light in Thought Leadership. Understand what our clients need to truly transform and continue or evolve to be Market Leaders. Develop the assets to support these conversations and establish the relationships to do this.


Qualifications

What We Expect

  • Background in strategy and/or consulting, with focus on Enterprise Architecture and Application Strategy and experiences in application architecture planning and design practice experience.
  • 5+ years of practical delivery experience across large scale / complex transformation; understanding both business and IT elements, ideally in the Retail and/or CGS Industry
  • Familiar with the mainstream application architecture, ideally in ERP/SAP space
  • Proven experience of setting and shaping transformation strategy & vision; gaining buy in and approval from C-Suite level stakeholders
  • Deep understanding of project management methodologies and how to apply these to clients based on context, maturity etc. 
  • Running both small / large teams with line management responsibility
  • Experience of RFI / RFP processes (aspirational)
  • Excellent client facing & communication ability and able to interact professionally with diverse group of stakeholders
  • Confident, proactive, corporately presentable, flexible to work under dynamic working environment

Locations

Beijing,Guangzhou,Shanghai

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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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