Accenture HR Ventures & Acquisition Deal Execution Assoc Manager* in Florham Park, New Jersey
Organization: Corporate Functions/Human Resources
Location: US negotiable
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Provides HR, project management and V&A service delivery management for the execution of due diligence and integration of Accenture's V&A transactions globally (multi-country).
The V&A HR Deal Execution Associate Manager will be assigned to various North American and/or global V&A transactions and projects and will be accountable for supporting and sometimes leading the success, effectiveness, and on-time delivery of assigned HR due diligence and integration work stream activities for primary stakeholders and sponsoring organization of acquisition (Services/MU)
Due Diligence Phase: (includes solution development)
Work with Global V&A Deal Execution Lead/team to conduct HR due diligence activities and tasks, including:
Manage project planning processes and development and customization of work plans for individual V&A transactions
Support HR due diligence work stream approach and processes to:
Tailor, track and maintain HR Due Diligence Information Request Lists
Conduct audit and review of HR information provided in data room by Seller company
Analyze and summarize data into a cohesive point of view around the findings
Complete required HR DD analyses and deliverables (i.e., compensation and benefits, HR related liabilities, retention plan modeling, etc.)
Build relationships to establish credibility with internal and external SMEs and Seller Company representatives
Identify/estimate costs for acquisition business case
Work across all key stakeholder groups, in particular with acquired Leadership (Client), Finance, Legal, Tax, Global Mobility and Corporate Development
Preliminary development of HR solution plan (with oversight from Deal Execution Lead) for key human resource decisions, including but not limited to compensation, benefits, perquisites, retirement/pension plans, payroll and salary grade structure, incentives (short-term, long-term, sales force-specific, deferred), staffing approach, culture, HR compliance and policies
Minimum of 5 years related HR / Mergers & Acquisitions experience (or equivalent relevant experience)
Minimum of 5 years of Excel experience
Minimum of 5 years of working with senior shareholders/leadership
Very strong MS Office skills with an emphasis on PowerPoint and Excel. Excel: must have skills to write formulas (i.e. v-look ups, IF/THEN), run pivots, synthesize, extract, and consolidate data.
Strong analytical skills and experience managing large amounts of data to organize, analyze and summarize
Solid understanding of Total Rewards (Compensation, Equity, Benefits)
Strong Project/Task management to include workplan and budgeting experience.
Issue and Risk Management experience (identification, working to solve, escalation)
Experience leading/facilitating people who do not report to you
Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and adapting to new and changing situations
Experience with Employee Communications (plan, design, deliver)
Solid understanding of HR processes and systems (SAP, Workday, Payroll, Recruiting/Staffing, Red Carpet) and how data feeds across systems (i.e., potential downstream impacts of poor data)
Familiar with Accenture policies, particularly HR and HR related policies (i.e., myT&E)
Bachelor’s degree, preferably with a focus in Human Resources Management or related discipline or equivalent experience.
Due diligence experience
Onboarding facilitation/coordination experience/exposure (orientation, benefits, payroll, SAP, Workday)
Experience managing V&A related process documentation (due diligence request list and roundtable, total rewards analysis, HR solution Matrix, Day 1 Compliance Checklist, handover documents, Collaboration Tools, Aviator)
Ability to identify and quantify financial impacts to the business case
Effective Relationship Building Skills
Strong oral and written English communications skills
Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving Experience
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
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