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Payments Project Manager

Job Location: Dublin

Regional Description: Ireland

Job Number: 00628848


- Job description

Payments Project Manager

Join Accenture Technology and you’ll work alongside fellow industry guides to lead ground-breaking projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client’s most complex issues.

Examples of Technology work within Payments are:

Defining the roadmap for key strategic and legislative driven IT Programmes 
Shaping and leading the delivery of complex technology solutions in the Payments area
Defining the way our clients exploit the “New IT”: Agile, DevOps, AI, Digital, etc 
Helping clients navigate its journey into the cloud 
Driving the modernisation of legacy IT platforms 
Advising our clients and developing communities of practice on new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Analytics and Blockchain

Basic Qualifications

Minimum 5 years Project Management experience in the Payments space
Experience in working on the projects using Agile delivery methods 
Deep understanding of the various challenges, business and technology imperatives in Payments space 
Minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree, or equivalent.


Key Experience

Knowledge of various methodologies: waterfall, lean, agile Team Management Experience. Understanding team strengths, with experience mentoring and developing others 
Experience in stakeholder management and workshop facilitation 
Preferred background: Retail or Corporate banking experience/ merchant/ acquirer experience/ alternative Payments vendor experience 
Understanding of at least one key Payments area: 
Core Payments and/ or Cards payments (issuance, acquiring) 
Alternative Payment Methods and Payments Innovation (Bitcoin, E-Wallets, Blockchain) 
Payments Regulation (PSD2, FATCA, AML regulations) 
Fraud detection and prevention in Payments

Professional Skill Requirements

Experience identifying a client’s high-level business needs and leading the creation of project deliverables (business requirements, functional specs, process flows, use cases, requirements traceability matrices etc) 
Experience leading teams and projects to drive successful outcomes 
Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to synthesize large amounts of information, provide clarity to complex issues, and develop and clearly communicate solutions 
Experience in a functional and/or technical lead role in a business or systems delivery environment 
Experience understanding business challenges and explaining how our offerings and services provide customer value 
Experience working through organizational change, with a solid track record of continuing responsibilities, creativity and innovation, including evidence of solution design 
Good interpersonal, team building, organizational and motivational skills 
An awareness of key delivery methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry 
Self-starter with an ability to get up-to-speed in a short space of time

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad variety of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. 
Combining unmatched experience and specialized 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 build sustainable value for their stakeholders. 

With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at 
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. 

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