Job Description

Oversees the Project Coordinators in the Central Function. Responsible for preparing and sending Weekly Reports and Monthly Reports to the programme stakeholders, and collating data/reports/updates for the monthly Steering and SLT meetings. Identifies programme risks and highlights/escalates to the clientnProgramme Lead where necessary.

This is a 8 Months Fixed Term Contract.

Responsibilities

  • Managing the day-to-day activities of the rest of the direct reports (project coordinators)
  • Monitoring the overall health of the delivery programme in relation to the agreed delivery plan
  • Managing the relationship with the Client Programme Lead and delegating ad hoc tasks to the Central Function team that come from the Client Programme Lead
  • Defining a clear reporting cadence for weekly and monthly reports, and ensuring that this is adhered to across the programme
  • Holding meetings with the other Accenture Team Leads and Client Stakeholders to obtain updates from across the programme
  • Ensuring that the Programme Management Processes are fit for purpose, and redefining them where necessary
  • Maintaining clear document management across the programme
  • Highlighting Programme Risks and Issues to the Client Programme Lead and ensuring that the Programme RAID is consistently maintained
  • Act as escalation point for project coordinators and PMO Lead for issues with clients
  • Continuously looking to improve ways of working and adapting to the changing programme needs


Qualifications

Required Experience

  • Experience managing a team of 5+ individuals
  • Experience operating in within a PMO function and the associated programme management tools (RAID, Gannt, Status Reports)
  • Experience working in a highly client facing role
  • Complex Programme Delivery, with multiple delivery functions operating across simultaneously
  • Change Management and Organisational transformation

Preferred Experience

  • Agile Methodology
  • Familiarity with G Suite
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Networks/Networking useful but not essential

We will consider people with less than the required MAL due to business need.

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at accenture.com.

We are a global collective of diverse talents. Innovators improving the way the world works and lives. We provide an accessible, inclusive, open and welcoming workplace that helps everyone make the most of their professional potential. Discover how we are accelerating equality for all in the workplace”.

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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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