Accenture SAP SCM Consulting Manager in Kansas City, Missouri
Title: SAP SCM Consulting Manager Location: USA-Midwest Other Locations: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00581745
Join Accenture Consulting and you’ll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client’s most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you’ll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.
As a Technology Consulting practitioner you’ll work with clients to improve the lives of consumers. You’ll affect what people purchase, where they shop and what they drive, and have the opportunity to help create a more connected experience for travelers and influence how physicians, patients and pharma companies work together. By joining Accenture’s Products High Velocity ERP team you will embark on a fast-paced, dynamic and rewarding career path where no two days are ever the same. Our culture is focused on providing you with the tools and opportunities to establish yourself as an industry leader.
Products Technology Consulting – High Velocity ERP
Are you ready to help our clients’ move their ERP away from a monolithic application towards a more modular, agile architecture, enabling the digital enterprise? Do you want to help the biggest brands simplify their existing IT investments, better connect them to the rest of the business and improve their agility? Are you capable of leveraging business and technical disciplines to transform ideas into fully assessed, designed and implemented ERP solutions?
If yes then High Velocity ERP is the place for you to hone your expertise you as build your reputation! As part of a strong global community you’ll continue to learn from our leading industry experts who will help you maximize your strengths and build your specialization.
As a Manager in our Technology Consulting business, you’ll often be:
Leading teams that are delivering ERP transformation programs,
Helping to define technology roadmaps and solutions,
Taking a leading role in the analysis and design of business processes enabled by SAP or Oracle,
Managing business development opportunities to bring innovative technology solutions and ways of working to clients,
Leading application design and configuration
Leading ERP transformation and design within CRM, HCM, Finance or Supply chain modules
Managing the implementation of digital solutions across multiple technologies and industry areas,
Building and applying technical, industry, and functional knowledge to support efforts in selling opportunities to existing and new clients
Developing your deep skills as a Technology Consulting practitioner to ensure market and client relevance.
You will have experience with some of the following:
Scoping and delivering technology innovation services
Application of design thinking as an approach to solving client problems
Multiple delivery methodologies & operating models that support multi-speed IT
Enterprise integration solutions and offerings
Experience of delivering large scale ERP solutions
Different ERP technologies and trends
Experience in shaping and leading teams across multiple stages of the project delivery lifecycle
Passion for technology trends e.g. Internet of Things, Mobility, Cloud Integration, Analytics
SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills:
Experience within one or more of the retail, consumer goods, travel or life sciences industries.
An ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner
Experience understanding business challenges and explaining how our offerings and services provide value
Experience identifying a client’s high-level business needs and leading the creation of detailed functional specs and other documentation, such as requirement traceability matrices, work-flow diagrams and use-cases
Experience working through organizational change, developing and implementing creative solutions
Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesize large amounts of information
Insights on key methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry
An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe
Experience understanding team strengths, and the ability to coach and develop others.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
We offer a transparent approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues.
You’ll benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and cutting-edge tools. Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits.
You'll have access to leading-edge technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends.
Competitive rewards linked to fast-paced progression.
You’ll also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live.
It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel routinely Monday - Thursday outside of your home geography. All applicants will be required to live in or around or being willing to relocate to one of these offices: Chicago, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, St. Louis, or Detroit.
What we are looking for?
SAP Technology Advisors, individuals who not only understand the technology but how it affects the area of the business, the trends associated with the technology, functional area and industries and the value propositions for clients to rotate to the new
Individuals how have a desire to be client-facing and develop a career that involves being at the forefront in communicating to C-suite individuals about how SAP can help them achieve their strategic initiatives
This is a fast-paced, dynamic career path so we are seeking individuals who come from or will be comfortable in an "up or onward" model where learning, growth and development are a constant essential part of becoming a successful consultant
The key areas within SAP we are hiring for currently include: S4HANA, SuccessFactors, SCM, OTC, and Ariba
4 years' of SAP SCM implementation experience/EWM experience
Minimum of 1 year of experience leading workstreams of 5 or more team members for large global SAP deployments
Minimum of 2 years' of Project Management experience
Minimum of 4 years' of external client-facing consulting experience
Ability to participate in and contribute to thought leadership efforts (white papers, conference presentation materials, internal assets)
Weekly travel to US client sites required
Bachelor’s Degree required
Experience with SAP S/4 HANA
It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel routinely Monday - Thursday outside of your home geography.
All applicants will be required to live in or around or being willing to relocate to one of these offices: Chicago, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, St. Louis, or Detroit.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of aviso for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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