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Program and Project Management Specialist

Bengaluru Job No. r00194603 Full-time
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Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

Job Description

Job Summary:

This role will be a part of CS&S SP&A Program Management team. PMO Specialists improve organization performance and achieve program/project goals by developing and executing end-to-end project management activities. They demonstrate creativity and flexibility when creating and driving project plans and estimates, scope and requirements. Proactively manage and report on execution of deliverables. Master communicators across multiple stakeholders aligning priorities and direction.

Responsibilities:

  • Should be able to lead large global projects from a project management, communication perspective
  • Act as a point of a contact for projects, initiatives and operations for an assigned area.
  • Engage with stakeholders at various levels, including executives, team members, and external partners, to ensure clarity in project goals and expectations
  • Provide inputs in setting up internal processes and standards with the objective of effective information management and building process efficiencies for the project
  • Partners with teams in key internal processes and initiatives to achieve positive impact on project management and execution through project planning, understanding client requirements, adherence to timelines and maintaining desired quality standards
  • Continually improve program/project productivity
  • Communicate project updates, milestones, and potential risks clearly and concisely
  • Manage relationships with stakeholder groups and work with key individuals
  • Participate in periodical client calls/meetings, understand the operational issues and ensures timely resolution
  • Able to manage and drive change for large scale programs
  • Collaborate with geographic teams to meet the needs of strategic initiatives
  • Create consolidated project status reporting and review project status and identify issues
  • Support project communications including team calls, materials to keep relevant stakeholders informed/ engaged.
  • Reporting, presentations development, scheduling meeting, organize meeting agenda, manage meeting notes/minutes, follow-up on programs sponsors/PMOs, consolidate/track/report information, tracking and reporting, process automation, keep files on Teams updated
  • Ensure the project stakeholders' expectations are understood and managed
  • Ensure project members effectively manage dependencies and schedule 
  • Ensure compliance with deadlines
  • Ensure peer and/or quality reviews are completed for each deliverable and address findings with the team
  • Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations if applicable
  • Interaction is with peers within Accenture before updating supervisors.  Likely has exposure with clients and/or Accenture management
  • Requires low level of instruction on daily work tasks and detailed instructions on new assignments
  • Individual contributor as a part of a team, with a focused scope of work
  • Lead and manage any assigned adhoc activities within Program Management as and when required

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications

Qualification:

  • 8 - 10 years of relevant experience
  • Education - Bachelors in any discipline/s

Must Have Skills:

  • Strong communications skills (including with approach senior level Executives and Managing Directors)
  • Work with autonomy and proactivity
  • Focus on details, self-starter and self-driven
  • Excellent time management and tasks prioritization
  • Flexibility to work through different time zones when needed
  • Proficient with PowerPoint presentation and MS Excel reporting
  • Quick to adapt - able to accelerate learning curve for new assignments

Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

Please be informed that at any given point in time, you can only have one "Active" application.

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