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Accenture Flex - Program/Project Manager

Job Location: CT - Hartford

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00656563

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- Job description

Accenture Flex offers you the flexibility of fixed duration project-based work powered by Accenture, a leading global professional services company.    Accenture is consistently recognized on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For and DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity lists. 

 

As an Accenture Flex employee, you will apply your skills and experience to help drive business transformation for leading organizations and communities.  In addition to delivering innovative solutions for Accenture’s clients, you will work with a highly skilled, diverse network of people across Accenture businesses who are using the latest emerging technologies to address today’s biggest business challenges.  You will receive competitive rewards and access to benefits programs and world-class learning resources. 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing the execution of the Projects' activities and resources in partnership with the division technical leads and business partners
  • Lead project teams through scoping definition and ensure all execution efforts align to program goals.
  • Lead the establishment of measurable and achievable critical success factors for all initiatives
  • Control planning and execution to ensure that cost, time, and quality goals are met
  • Develop and maintain the project plans
  • Provide view of plans and progress to date
  • Lead effort estimating and project costing to create a budget that reflects total project cost (including all resources and capital).
  • Manage against the approved budget and recommend course correction as necessary.
  • Conduct periodic stakeholder meetings to ensure status clarity and clear expectations - Promote Project Management Methodology

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Project Management w/Agile/Scrum/Rally experience
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with an Emphasis on Infrastructure Domain – industry can be anything, added advantage on 0365, Skype, SharePoint, exchange, one drive migration projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Rally experience

 Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be able to drive/display ownership/proactive behavior
  • Should be able to communicate effectively in English (Oral and Written) across a broad spectrum of cultural differences
  • Should be able to communicate effectively in the local language (Oral and Written) across a broad spectrum of cultural differences, where required

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

 

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.  

 

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status.

 


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