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Program & Project Manager

Job Location: Dublin

Regional Description: Ireland

Job Number: 00509280

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Role: Resources Program and Project Manager

Resources Program and Project Manager

Location: Dublin

In Accenture Consulting, we focus on helping clients achieve profitable growth and solve their most pressing challenges by operating at the intersection of strategy, technology, digital and operations, providing a connected Consulting experience.

Accenture Resources is part of Accenture Consulting based in Ireland. As a group of consulting professionals, we work closely with our clients across Ireland’s largest utilities to understand their challenges and how we can support them. We are passionate about:

  • Bringing innovation and market leading people and solutions to our clients
  • Making our solutions meaningful to the client and their issues
  • Demonstrating our ability to combine technology and ‘run’ services

Accenture Resources is recruiting across Consultant and Manager levels to join our active and rapidly growing community.


+ Basic qualifications

What responsibilities will you have?

We are looking for Program and Project Managers to operate in a business delivery client facing environment. The role requires strong program and project management skills, demonstrating a delivery track record of business solutions in a client-facing environment. We are looking for individuals with a consistent track record of ability to ramp-up quickly and to work under pressure, whilst maintaining a strong client and delivery focus at all times.

A typical engagement might include:

  • Crafting and driving a program from initiation stage to project close
  • Ensuring that the project vision and goals are clearly defined
  • Managing program and project scope
  • Defining and maintaining program roadmap and project plans, roles and responsibilities of team members
  • Facilitating client workshops to present and validate and achieve stakeholder consensus on business approaches, requirements or plans
  • Ensuring issues and risks are actioned and mitigated in a timely manner
  • Handling engagement of multiple stakeholders across multiple working groups
  • Creation of status reports for management partners

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Experience of project / programme management and / or redesigning processes
  • Minimum 6+ years business delivery experience
  • Excellent leadership experience, team management, working across multiple work streams
  • Strong planning and budget management skills
  • Experience of leading multiple partners
  • Experience of working in the Utilities industry is advantageous
  • PMP certified or similar qualification advantageous

What’s in it for you?

All of our Consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business insight, 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 private medical insurance, inclusion in an Accenture share scheme and 2 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 http://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.


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