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 http://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.

 

Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes.

 

The Technology Consulting Senior Manager advises upon, lead and work on high impact activities within the systems development lifecycle, and provide advisory work for the IT function itself.

 

Job Description

IT Strategy and Transformation professionals create strategies and plans that define how information technology should be utilized to support an organization's overall business strategy. Applies knowledge of standards and best practices to define governance, organization structure and staffing, architecture and processes for managing portfolios of projects. Maintains knowledge of evolving trends in IT strategy and management and applies those to develop innovative business solutions.

 

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Provides solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
Involved in setting strategic direction to establish near term goals for area of responsibility.
Interacts with senior management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves negotiating or influencing on significant matters.
Has latitude in decision-making and determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments.
Decisions have a lasting impact on area of responsibility with the potential toimpact outside area of responsibility.
Manages 
large teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

 

Responsibilities of the Public Service Technology Consulting Senior Manager may include:

  • Assess and solve multifaceted, and often complex, business problems, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
  • Help establish and monitor the strategic direction of client engagements and direct teams in the achievement of short and long-term goals.
  • Interact with client and/or Accenture senior management on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.
  • Develop lasting, trust-based relationships with clients and teaming partners with significant latitude in decision making, act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
  • Understand that their decisions have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility.
  • Manage large-sized teams and/or work efforts at a client or within Accenture.
  • Ability to travel 100%

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience working directly for, or consulting to, Public Service organizations i.e., government, nonprofits, or education
  • A minimum of 10 years of demonstrated experience in performing or leading teams in such tasks as strategic IT assessment and planning, digital capability assessment and transformation, implementation of Artificial Intelligence capabilities, application of blockchain based technologies, security assessments and improvement initiatives, cloud solution assessments and migrations, and implementation of high velocity ERP solutions.
  • A minimum of 10 years of consulting experience.
  • A Bachelors Degree

Preferred Skills:

  • A demonstrated passion citizen centric public service transformation
  • A demonstrated track record entrepreneurship and innovative discovery and application of new and emerging technologies
  • Applicable technology related certifications
  • Project Management Professional PMP Certification
  • A Masters Degree

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.

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.

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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