Job Description

Do you want to lead the way in a great variety of business-critical optimization projects?

Are your experience and professional interest in the span of IT, technology and project management? Are you at the same time looking for a place where you can unfold your skills surrounded by brilliant colleagues and have the chance to be your very best? This is it! At Accenture we have partnerships with many of the most dominant technology companies in the world, meaning you will be working with best practices and some of the most cutting-edge technologies.

You will be working with business-critical projects that make a tangible difference to our clients’ business. You will have access to a world-wide network of thought leaders across multiple domains. You will have your own budget for training/education/certifications/conferences. and your own career counselor. In Accenture you can also have a sound work / life balance with possibility for extra assignments, if you want to. And last but not least, you can look forward to being part of a company where gender diversity and sustainability are strategic goals.

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Qualifications

Lead projects from the first idea to final hand over to the client

As Project Manager your overall focus is to bring value and solutions to our clients from initiation to implementation. You will assemble teams of specialist consultants and lead the way in close dialogue with our clients. The methodology covers both waterfall and agile development and you will be either a waterfall project manager or agile scrum master depending on the client context. The projects vary in length and can last between 3 weeks to several years’ dependent on project size and project phase. Your primary tasks will be to:

  • Analyze and scope projects with additional risk evaluations
  • Assemble projects teams and allocate resources
  • Create project plans and manage the on-going follow ups on deliveries
  • Be Truly Human, lead and motivate your team members who can be working locally or from other Accenture offices across the world
  • Handle dialogue with the clients – nurture a room of mutual trust and respect
  • Serve as a liaison between Software Engineering and the business community
  • Be responsible for the project budgets

Your base will be our office in Carlsberg Byen, Copenhagen but most of your time you will work as part of project teams at our clients’ offices. In Accenture, we believe that the best solutions are delivered by people with a full project ownership, meaning you can look forward to drive projects from the first idea to final hand over to the client.

Experience as Project Manager and Scrum Master in IT/technology projects

To succeed in this role, you must like to take and be the one people are looking at when there is a problem at hand. This calls for your positive belief in that there always is a solution to a problem and your ability to bring this optimistic perspective to your team. This calls for your good interpersonal and communication skills. With respect and care of your team members you can explain the “Why, What, Who and When”. Well, you must naturally also have the Think/Act personality it takes to come up with a solution when necessary. Additionally, your CV comprises:

  • A Master’s degree in e.g. IT, Engineering, Technology or Economics
  • At least a couple of years of experience as Project Manager or Scrum Master experience in IT/technology projects
  • Fluent in English and one of the Scandinavian languages (Danish Swedish, Norwegian), written and spoken

Delivery Excellence – your new department

You will join approx. 20 highly skilled and just as motivated colleagues. We are part of Accenture Technology – hereunder Cloud Infrastructure Engineering counting 100+ colleagues and just like the rest of Accenture, we work across industries. We simply assemble the best possible team to any given project. Our skills cover all kinds of technologies as well as methodologies and this combination makes us a wanted resource and valued contributor across all projects in Accenture. Private, public, small, big or even enormous. Doesn’t matter. We are ready, and we can be so because we foster a positive environment build on knowledge sharing, cooperation, and on-going development

Contact and application

Please apply at our website using the ”Apply” button. We will conduct interviews continuously with start date as soon as possible.

If you have questions, please call us at +45 7228 8000. This is a central number to our HR department, and if they do not have the answer for you, they will find just the right specialist colleague to ask and get back to you.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Equal is greater than – Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, providing an environment where everyone brings distinct experience, talent, and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity!

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and need special assistance due to a disability or accommodation for a disability, please call us at +45 7228 8000.

Locations

Aarhus V,Copenhagen

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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