Job Description

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 centers. 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.

These professionals improve organization performance and achieve program goals by developing and executing end-to-end project management activities. They demonstrate creativity and flexibility when creating and driving project plans and estimates, scope and requirements from implementation to deployment. Report on execution of deliverables.

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Qualifications

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads low complexity projects. Supports smaller projects or a specific effort within a larger program. Projects typically of over 7500 man hours in scale. Demonstrates leadership qualities, customer interface/relationship skills, and performs well in a leadership role with teams.

  • Proactively manage and monitor execution of deliverables and status in an effective manner.

  • Participates in quality assurance practices and report validation.

  • Works with other business partners to develop/suggest potential new ideas and solutions to improve operations and process efficiencies.

  • Supports root cause analysis as required regarding platform tools and data supported issues.

  • Ensure resolution of cross segment/team project issues, risks, and/or conflicts.

  • Proactively eliminate critical path road blocks to help ensure successful delivery of the solution.

  • Take steps to proactively mitigate project risk as defined/required in project plan. Ensure project members effectively manage dependencies, budgets, and schedule.

  • Ensure the project stakeholders' expectations are understood and managed.

  • Report and manage overall project/release status back to the project sponsor and stakeholders.

  • Take responsibility for end-to-end solution delivery, ensuring timely delivery of high quality project deliverables through effective team communications and focus on quality.

  • Validate that proper deliverable and phase stage containment is occurring where required, e.g., signoffs are scheduled and completed, dependent deliverables are completed, phase plans are completed and agreed to by project leads before the phase starts.

  • Ensure peer and/or quality reviews are completed for each project and address findings with project team.

  • Review and be responsible for the overall development and integration of requirements.

  • Ensure that all requirements, project plans, and changes to commitment are communicated to all affected team members.

  • Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations.

  • Ensure that the project team follows all quality assurance processes, including periodic reviews and transitions.

  • Participate in quality management reviews.

  • Ensure that the project's assigned portion of the business case planned value is delivered.

Required Experience

  • Fluent English

  • 5+ years of experience in product management and clearly demonstrated these skills: Roadmap planning and prioritization, strong Analytical and Data Visualization Skills, great business acumen and communication skills, excellent analysis and problem-solving skills, strong meeting and work session facilitation skills, experience working with multi-functional teams in a dynamic environment, validated ability to adapt to new technologies and tools, changing needs, processes, and ambiguity, solid grasp on Design Thinking Concepts and Design Leadership and solid understanding of Value-Driven Frameworks.

Pluses

  • Certified in PMP, Agile, Scrum, Six Sigma, ITIL, Cobit5 or similar.

  • Project budget control experience

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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