Job Description

Position:   Transformation Excellence Manager
Location:  San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles, Seattle, Denver
 

We Are:

We are Transformation Excellence, and we design and execute industry-relevant reinventions that allow organizations to realize exceptional business value from technology. Our vision is to become the world’s leading advisors in harnessing technology and innovation as a force to reinvent and improve every business. Our mission is help client business executives disrupt their industry and utilize technology to capture market share.

Transformation Excellence leverages deep business expertise combined with technology know-how, empowering clients to be more competitive by leading initiatives that unlock value and drive growth. To stay agile in a world dominated by change, the C-suite must position technology to create new products and services, while building new business architectures that break away from old ways of doing things, giving them the agility to compete and grow in the new. Accenture Transformation Excellence enables leaders to act quickly and confidently as they pivot to the future. Known for our ability to execute at speed, we develop new capabilities in areas including Applied Intelligence, data and analytics, blockchain, robotics, Internet of Things and cyber resilience. We help clients determine clear, actionable paths to competitive agility by bringing them new thinking on business and technology.

You Are:

Passionate about leveraging new technologies and advising clients on data-driven technology strategies to achieve their strategic, financial, and operational goals. You are results-oriented, self-directed, inquisitive, and entrepreneurial-minded.  You continually build your knowledge of emerging technology trends and apply those to develop innovative approaches to deliver value for our clients. You have a flair for breaking down issues into logical parts and constructing analyses that lead to actionable recommendations. You’ve got top notch communication and people skills and are a natural at building relationships and collaborative problem solving. You have a strong aspiration to grow your career in Transformation Excellence and be a key contributor to the broader Transformation Excellence community.

In Transformation Excellence:

  • Transformation Excellence practitioners will shape and steer technology enabled, large-scale transformations with our clients
  • They will convey deep understanding of technology platforms and architecture at the intersection of our clients industry to guide them towards a well-defined, value-rich target while effectively managing change
  • Using deep industry and technology competence e.g., in Cloud, Data or Security, they will build rapport with senior and expert stakeholders in both business and technology functions to facilitate quick and effective decision-making
  • Transformation Excellence professionals will act as the glue between program stakeholders (internal and external) to keep the course and maximize value realization for our clients
  • Complex program management will be strictly oriented towards value realization across multiple dimensions (e.g., financial, experience, sustainability)

As a Manager:

  • Lead transformation projects / programs as well as corresponding deliverables while supervising and mentoring teams
  • Help define the value of a transformation, and how to measure and track success
  • Manage across transformation management domains for a workstream (e.g. scope, cost, schedule, etc.) as the lead advisory manager
  • Build strong relationships with (senior) clients, serving as a trusted advisor for the C-suite
  • Develop focused expertise across multiple targeted technology focus areas and build understanding of organizational culture, frameworks and models
  • Drive +1 thought leadership, asset development, and intellectual capital efforts, building a following with similar expertise

For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.   


Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

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Qualifications

Here’s What You Need:

  • Minimum 1 year of consulting experience at a consulting firm
  • Minimum 5 years of experience on a transformation program driving value management/realization, executive storytelling or managing measures of success
  • Minimum 5 years of experience creating investment cases and focus on value
  • Bachelor’s Degree

 

Bonus Points if:

  • You have an MBA or equivalent graduate degree
  • Public Cloud Certification(s) (AWS, MS Azure, GCP)
  • SAFe (Scale Agile Framework)
  • Experience in the implications of Cloud economics on IT financial management Ability to facilitate design thinking and customer journey workshops to support the development of a transformation roadmap or strategy
  • Cloud and Digital roadmap strategy & assessment skills

 

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 $119,880 to $227,600 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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