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Technology Delivery Consultant

Job Location: London

Job Number: 00474090

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Role: Technology Delivery Consultant 

Location: London

Travel: Must be willing to be based at and travel to client sites throughout the UK

 

We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience:

 

Specialist / Team Lead: £40,805 - £50,000 (plus benefits, depending on skills and experience)

Associate Manager: £47,300 - £59,000 (plus benefits, depending on skills and experience)

 

Reference: 00474090


Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

 

Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions.

 

With Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions.

 

We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business!

 

 

What responsibilities will you have?

  • Delivery of a workstream or capability within wider system integration programme
  • Typically managing both onshore and offshore delivery teams
  • Understanding the underlying business drivers and technology solution in enough detail to anticipate risks, issues and dependencies that may impact delivery (timeline, cost and/or quality)
  • Adherence to a selected delivery methodology
  • Creation and management of detailed project plans
  • Stakeholder Management (reporting to key stakeholders)
  • Manage project finances, including actuals, forecasts and expenditure run rate
  • Understanding scope of Accenture’s delivery and accountability as per contract(s) with client(s)
  • Manage change against an agreed baseline scope of work
  • Actively look for opportunities to where Accenture can further help clients in achieving their business objectives

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Demonstrable experience in delivering IT solutions and a successful track record of working within complex project environments, working in a fast paced environment and delivering to expectations
  • Systems Integration background with awareness or experience in developing areas such as Digital Delivery and Cloud Integration
  • Experience in the telecommunications, media and/or defence sectors
  • Sound knowledge of Software Delivery Lifecycle
  • Broad skill set in different project delivery methodologies from traditional waterfall to iterative / Agile delivery variants
  • Ability to estimate and plan a delivery with support from functional / technical Subject Matter Experts
  • Project and change management experience and skills
  • Demonstrable, financial acumen and experience
  • Ability to operate effectively in environments with high levels of ambiguity
  • Ability to influence client stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to lead, manage and motivate teams
  • Experience of managing a delivery using a geographically distributed team
  • An ability to demonstrate an interest in the changing IT landscape, the developing trends and the impact of disruptive technologies

What’s in it for you?

 

All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

 

On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 - 30 days’ vacation (depending on the career level) per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

 

What are the next steps?

 

If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.

 

About Accenture

 

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 specialised 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. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

 

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2017

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

 

 



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