Accenture Transformation Excellence Manager (Northeast) in Florham Park, New Jersey
Position: Transformation Excellence ManagerLocation: New York, New Jersey, Boston, Hartford, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
We are Technology Strategy and Advisory 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 Technology Strategy 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.
In Transformation Excellence, we are passionate with tons of experience in technology, leadership, and management skills to spare. Your expertise Advising clients on data-driven technology strategies to achieve their strategic, financial, and operational goals. You have energy and drive in abundance, along with personal resilience, a passion for serving clients, a love of continual learning and you are intrigued by new challenges. You have a flair for breaking down processes into logical parts and constructing crystal-clear reasoning and analyses—an aptitude you use to decimate problems. Communication and collaboration skills. You have both in spades, and as a Manager you’re a natural at appreciating diverse perspectives and bringing out the best in teams.
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:
Manage across transformation management domains for a workstream (e.g. scope, cost, schedule, etc.) as the lead advisory partner
Facilitate design thinking and/or customer journey workshops to support development of a transformation roadmap and/or strategy
Build understanding of organizational culture frameworks and models
Develop focused expertise across multiple targeted technology focus areas while maintaining breadth of knowledge basis - apply to address issues and resolve dependencies at mid-management level
Help define the value of a transformation, and how to measure and track success
Support thought leadership in a Technology Strategy & Advisory capability
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Here’s What You Need:
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
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
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
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