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Accenture DayNine - Workday Project Manager

Accenture


Location:
Boston, MA 02133
Date:
06/12/2018
2018-06-122018-08-11
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Join
the Accenture Cloud First team and help transform leading organizations and
communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client
engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an
unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make
delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.





Accenture
is a leader in helping organizations move to the cloud to take advantage of a
new era of service delivery and flexibility, where applications, infrastructure
and business processes are brought together and delivered As-a-Service.
Accentures Cloud First agenda offers comprehensive, industry-focused cloud
services including strategy, implementation, migration and managed services,
and assets including the Accenture Cloud Platform that can drive broader
transformational programs for clients. Accenture has worked on more than 13,000
cloud computing projects for clients, including three-quarters of the Fortune
Global 100, and has more than 17,000 professionals trained in cloud computing.





People
in our Client Delivery & Operations
career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design,
development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering.
They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current
role, laterally or upward.





The
long-standing Accenture and Workday alliance is focused on one thing: Helping
our clients thrive in the digital world. We offer end-to-end services for
Workday finance and human resources including strategic transformation,
application implementation, application management and business process
outsourcing. We leverage Accentures intelligent tools, like the Accenture Client
Enablement Tool for Workday to help teams work smarter and faster.





From
pilots to complex transformations, we work with our clients to assess,
strategize and manage their Workday solutions. But, we do much more than
deliver technology. Our focus is on helping businesses realize the promise of
integrated, cloud-based technology to do things that could not have been done
before, effecting real change in how the business runs and the value it can
create.





Key
Responsibilities





As a Workday
Implementation Project Manager you will be the person who creates, maintains
and directs the tasks on the project plan for the implementation of Workday
Human Capital and/or Financial Management software. You will have more
than one project to manage at a time.





You report to project
executive leadership and take an active role in issue resolution, planning and
guiding the project.





The project manager also
assists as needed in the sales process including scoping projects and
estimating efforts required to complete the implementation.



+ Ability
to create and execute project work plans to meet changing needs and
requirements


+ Ability
to identify project resource requirements and define appropriate staffing
models


+ Manage
day-to-day operational aspects of project and scope


+ Effectively
apply methodology and enforce consistent project standards


+ Prepares
for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures


+ Performs
risk management


+ Strong
organization; ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored
appropriately


+ Tracks
and reports team labor hours and travel expenses on a weekly basis


+ Manages
project budget


+ Shows
effective written and verbal communication with both internal and external
resources


+ Comfortable
with public speaking


+ Comfortable
with a dynamic and ambiguous environment


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