Job Description

Organization: Corporate Functions/Workplace

Location: Washington, DC

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.  

People in the Corporate Function contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.

Workplace Management and Solutions professionals provide space and service support solutions for all Accenture people and businesses globally, running Accenture’s workplace as a robust business function leveraging Accenture’s business and technology strategies.

Job Description:

Corporate Hospitality and Administrative Manager is accountable for the delivery of a suite of Workplace Solutions services, while supporting the strategy of the business. These services include office operations, customer service activities such as client welcome experience, catering, meeting and events production, audio-visual support. This role manages the related people teams and operating budgets as well as vendors and other business partner relationships. The Manager ensures high service delivery that aligns with and responds to the North America Workplace and Canada leadership strategic direction and vision, and that it meets or exceeds appropriate customer service level requirements

  • Oversee Accenture's Workplace Solutions operations across all Accenture business entities within the areas of responsibility

  • Review strategic service model options as appropriate, designing new or and managing existing operating models, technologies and business applications to continually support Accenture's Workplace Solutions strategy and continuing evolution

  • Ensure the delivery of services is in line with new predefined standards proactively adapting it changing needs of our digital and mobile workforce and environment

  • Establish new service standards and enforce policies, ensuring appropriate corporate control and local business relevance

  • Develop comprehensive metrics collection and reporting processes to support evolving business needs.

  • Plan, manage and account for Workplace service delivery and operating budgets within the areas of responsibility

  • Manage key relationships with external service providers and vendors

  • Manage key relationships between Workplace Solutions, stakeholders and other customer groups, Corporate Functions and user groups to ensure customized service and correct alignment with business priorities

  • Seek sponsorship and support for program objectives and outcomes, and collaborate with stakeholders 

  • May develop annual operating budgets, approve and monitor budget expenditures, prepare budget revisions, provide interim status reports on all accounts and oversee proposals to gain additional funding 

  • Provide leadership, direction, resource allocation, development and employee supervision within the areas of responsibility (including people development strategy and succession planning)

  • Supervise individuals/team and account for the integrity of key human resources processes, optimizing workforce development, salary reviews, recruitment processes and performance management

Role Requirements:

  • Overtime as required on occasion

  • Possibility of some travel



Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5+ years of administrative, customer service and/or office coordination experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hospitality/Hotel Background Experience highly preferred

  • Event Management

  • Knowledge of catering operations setup and  breakdown

  • Knowledge of food & beverage industry trends

  • Bachelor's Degree

Professional Skills:

  • Ability to display a strong Executive presence

  • Superior interpersonal and customer relationship skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making skills

  • Comfortable with a highly visible customer facing role

  • Passionate about customer service

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Ability to take ownership and make decisions independent of customer involvement (proactive)

  • Excellent organizational, multi—tasking and time management skills

  • Highly responsive, flexible and adaptable

  • Proactive thinker/action taker

  • High level of professionalism

  • Ability to work with highly confidential material and maintain confidentiality

  • Seeks out challenges and opportunities to grow

  • Business partner attitude and approach

  • Strong program/project management skills

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $73,764 - $170,100 and information on benefits offered is here.



COVID-19 update:


The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.


Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.


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Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here


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Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


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Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.


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