Job Description

Accenture Advanced Technology center is looking for technology enthusiasts ready for a challenging IT career and focus on infrastructure services, application development, systems administration work, and software maintenance providing practical programming and technology implementation for business.

The Project Management Officer (PMO) is a professional able to support projects and programs independently, acts as a right hand of project manager / delivery manager. The activities of the PMO are centralized around resource and work planning & control, budget management, change management and product quality control.

PM Officers do help the project manager to administer and operate within different project management areas and sometimes they manage PMO junior people to deliver scheduled and on demand PMO services in time, scope and budget agreed with client.

This path could lead you to Project Manager or PMO Lead role.

WHAT WILL YOU DO:

  • Report generation following a predefined script as well as preparation of custom reports for project needs
  • Help with implementation of Accenture standard project management methodology
  • MS Project workplan management support; keeping track of plans, budget, quality standards, deliverables, and dependencies
  • Project metrics reporting and project finance management
  • Facilitation of internal and external meetings
  • Monitoring of relations between project areas and active improvement submission
  • Leading co-workers or a small team of junior project support specialists (program control services members)
  • Organizing project resource management


Qualifications

WHAT DO WE EXPECT:

Soft skills:

  • Strong, professional communication skills, able to approach senior managers using appropriate level of detail, terminology, and style
  • Strong planning and organizing, ability to see the big picture
  • Focus on details, errorless delivery, logical reasoning
  • Proactive with can-do-attitude
  • Searching for solutions not offenders
  • A strong team player, proven team leadership potential
  • Willing to step out of own comfort zone
  • Fast learner with ability to adapt to change quickly

Hard skills:

  • Master or Bachelor’s degree
  • 2- 4 years of experience in project management support within professional services
  • Strong Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Knowledge of MS Project is an advantage
  • Knowledge of MS SharePoint is an advantage
  • Knowledge of financial processes (e.g. invoicing and budgeting)
  • Fluent both in English and German

WHAT DO WE OFFER:

Accenture Technology Solutions is the place for someone looking for a challenging IT career and access to the kind of training, expertise, and development tools that only a large company can offer. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, try the latest technologies, and to be a part of an international team with a vast range of career opportunities.

ABOUT ACCENTURE:

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries.

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.

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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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