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Accenture Consulting: Your Unique Place in our Global Collective
 
Being part of Accenture Consulting means becoming an expert at making the New happen Now. To us, the New is all about the wise pivot that turns constant disruption to continuous reinvention. We are an innovation led-company that works at the heart of our clients’ organizations so that no matter how complex the business challenge, we face the future with confidence.
 
If you love solving challenges and not just studying them, then Accenture Consulting is the right place for you. Join us to develop your ideas into provocative points of view and transformative insights that help shape industries. You’ll work with an amazing and diverse mix of world-class experts with access to one of the most robust portfolios of capabilities and ecosystem relationships in the industry. Together, you’ll do so much more than consult.
 
Coming here means future-proofing your career and going as far as your ambition takes you. Becoming a tech-savvy, well-rounded, multi-disciplined and market-relevant advisor doesn’t happen by chance. We invest in training and development in a big way, so you can build your future along with ours, creating an impactful career unique to you. Ultimately, we believe we is greater than me and that diverse perspectives lead to the best solutions. Joining Accenture Consulting means you will learn, innovate and lead, and together we will improve the way the world works and lives. 
 
We are:
In our Products Aviation group; we move fast, think fast, and work fast. Our Fortune 500 clients need big-picture change, so we come at their challenges from all sides with functional insights, data power, digital leadership, and extensive industry know-how. It’s our job to show clients how to take major leaps forward in the Aviation Industry. Accenture’s North American Aviation practice is made up of both deep industry experience and technical expertise that combines to identify and deliver powerful transformative ideas to our clients.  We move fast, think fast, and work fast. Our Fortune 500 clients need big-picture change, so we come at their challenges from all sides with functional insights, data power, digital leadership, and extensive industry know-how. It’s our job to show clients how to take major leaps forward in customer insights and growth, enterprise technology, zero based budgeting, organizational design, workforce management, supply chain and operations, alliances, corporate advisory and structured finance.   
 
 
You are:
An Aviation Project Manager is an expert within the aviation space, one of the Accenture capability referenced above and leading the execution of transformational projects of all scale. Responsibilities may include the development and execution of account governance processes, process improvement, collaboration between both internal and client global teams, data analysis, and account documentation / reporting.  
 
The work:
  • Develop approach and methodology to delivering projects; persuade senior clients (up to Director/VP level) and internal teams why alternate approaches may be needed and build a case for change centered on value
  • Manage diverse, small-to-large sized teams as needed, either at the client to deliver transformational programs
  • Be willing flexible to work with both on and offshore colleagues to achieve client deliverables
  • Collaborate with different stakeholders to understand business needs, initiate and complete end-to-end analysis and deliver business reports.
  • Drive data-based decisions and monitor key metrics to measure business impact of process improvements, document process flows and business requirements.
  • Forecast and track the portfolio of projects and functions
  • Design appropriate management reports/scorecards that articulate financial results and highlight inefficiencies
  • Develop and improve standardized operational processes
  • Drive and implement continuous improvement and optimization programs for operational processes
  • Manage critical program dependencies, across growth platforms
  • Be ready to challenge old ways of doing things, by shedding light and bring sound industry-leading practices to bear
  • Supervise and manage the program plan, track progress, cascade updates and changes to the organization
  • Accountable for the delivery of program capabilities and business results
  • Coordinate approvals for new projects, project gate reviews, contingency plans and scope changes, as part of the established governance process.
  • Create and maintain dashboards to communicate data concepts to team.
  • Support report development and deck creation for content moderation team.
  • Manage historical and real time data analysis to identify performance and quality trends.
  • Manage Business Operations related risks and mitigation
  • Address concerns escalated by the client and/or management team
  • Resolve issues escalated by the client team and escalate unresolved issues
  • Contain and resolve issues within the program or account that do not require management attention
  • Be ready to rack up those air miles with travel to clients Monday through Friday
 



Qualifications

 
Here’s what you need:
  • At least 3 years’ experience working using Project Management skills successfully delivering projects from start to competition
  • At least 2 years’ experience in the Aviation industry
  • A Bachelor’s Degree
 
                                                                      
Bonus points if:
  • Ability to work flexible schedule to work with global team
  • Time management/prioritization skills
  • Comfortable working on ad hoc analysis request with urgent timelines
  • Prior experience in interacting with senior leadership Program, Project Management and Service Management Experience
 

 
 
Important information   
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture. 
 
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
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.
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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GA - Atlanta,IL - Chicago,MN - Minneapolis,NY - New York,TX - Dallas

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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