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State of Michigan Management Consulting Manager

Job Location: MI - Detroit, MI - Lansing

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00660315

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- Job description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range 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 create 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 www.accenture.com.

 

People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

 

Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients.

 

The Management Consulting Manager designs and implements business changes that drive industry-specific, function and digital operating model transformation, focusing on task relating to people and process.

 

Job Description

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals.
Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.
Has some latitude in decision-making. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
Decisions have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility.
Manages large - medium sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

 

The responsibilities of the State of Michigan Management Consulting Manager may include:

  • Helping public sector organizations deliver more value for those they serve by providing programmatic, operational, and organizational design, transformation and analytical services and solutions.
  • Identifies, assesses and solves complex problems for our state local government, higher education, and nonprofit clients, where analysis of situations or data requires an indepth evaluation of a variety of factors.
  • Manages a team of Accenture consultants and analysts as part of a client engagement and ensures that the team completes its expected deliverables.
  • Interacts and collaborates with a clients senior management on matters related to a consulting project.
  • Form and sustain a strong working relationship with client counterpart.
  • Works collaboratively with Accenture senior management to determine the appropriate methods and processes to use on consulting engagements and evolve them to adapt to changing circumstances.
  • Assists Accenture senior management with business development efforts to identify and sell work to new and existing public sector clients.
  • Ability to travel 100% in the state of Michigan.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in working for or consulting to public sector, higher education, or nonprofit organizations
  • A minimum of 2 years of consulting experience

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership and management skills

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.

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

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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