Industry Solutions & Services, Senior Manager – Payments

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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Strategy & Consulting:

The new Strategy & Consulting includes our

world-class Accenture Strategy and industry and functional consulting and

technology advisory capabilities formerly in the Operating Groups, our

market-leading Applied Intelligence team in Digital, the Capability Network,

our network of innovation hubs, and advisory services for Industry X.O. We will

invest to have Fjord, the leader in human-centric design, build a dedicated design

capability for this new organization. This new unit will be a force in the

market, with over 41,000 people, world-class Strategy and Consulting

practitioners, and Applied Intelligence and innovation capabilities at a scale

and depth that is unmatched in our industry.

Job Description:

In this role you will be required to support clients

(Central Banks, Payment Service Providers and Banks) with development &

delivery of business solutions related to various payment services, offered via

cards, electronic, cheque, digital etc.

Furthermore, you will architect solutions based on latest

and best practices and consult Financial Services (FS) industry clients in

creation, re-engineering of Operating models, payments strategy and value




· Implementation

of payment strategies, systems from Banking and central bank perspective

including payment hubs, RTGS, and Instant payment products

· Support clients during end-end lifecycle of

payments transformation



& strategy formulation



Architecture formulation



Blueprint creation



& Technology requirement elicitation & analysis



Framework definition and classification



analysis & Selection



Scaling & migration strategy formation



Implementation & delivery


Provide Technology consulting during

implementation & delivery of project, supporting various stakeholders – IT

vendors, Infrastructure support teams, Technology solution providers, etc.


Provide Quality Assurance to FS clients during

various phases of payments project implementation.


Manage implementation & delivery of project,

supporting various stakeholders – bank business, operations, finance, IT

vendors, Payment solution providers, etc.


Provide Quality Assurance to FS clients during

various phases of payments project implementation.


Develop trusted and durable relationships with

clients and ecosystem partners.


Manage a healthy client portfolio and related



Originating and develop business opportunities.


Developing, nurturing and coordinating a local



Establishing acceptance of Solutions with client



Translating and conveying impact of process and

system changes to bottom line.


Assessing and managing risk and issues

throughout all aspects of the transformation programs.


Counselling junior team members.


What skills & experience are we looking for?


Experienced Senior Manager/Director from a

Management Consulting firm (10+ years’ experience).


Banking Payments functional Architecture

knowledge and business process design.


Central bank functional Architecture knowledge

and process design with a key focus on clearing and settlement strategy design

and implementation programs


Business & Functional Subject matter

expertise in following industries

o Banking


o Corporate


o P2P

& Instant Payments

o Transactional


o Wholesale


o B2B



Deep understanding of technical operating rules,

requirements & processes of following payment schemes & standards

o Cross

Border Remittances (SWIFT, RIPPLE)


Payment Schemes (SARIE, SADAD, DDMS)


Payment Schemes (RTGS, WPS, etc.)


20022 Payment Standards


Good experience in new digital currencies with

regards to Blockchain, Cloud, APIs, Microservices etc.


Good understanding of functional & operating

rules of following payment schemes

o Instant

P2P payments (for e.g. FPS)


(for e.g. SEPA)


Systems (for e.g. Target2)


Program/Project Management


Able to develop opportunities, pitch and deliver

projects of: Digital Transformation, IT Strategy, Customer Experience

Improvement, Data Management & Analytics, Digital Marketing & Sales,

Spend/Pricing Optimization, Efficiency, and Operations Transformation.


Innovative and Digital-way enthusiast.


Experience in Large Corporate Accounts Proposal

Preparation, Consultation, Sales, Delivery and Project Management is a plus.


Proven ability to build, manage and foster a

team-oriented environment.


Proven ability to work creatively and

analytically in a problem-solving environment.


Excellent communication (written and oral) and

interpersonal skills.


Excellent leadership and management skills.


Financial skills for managing projects



Fluent in Arabic and English.

Why join us?


We offer a transparent, fast paced approach

career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from

senior colleagues


You will benefit from working alongside

Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with

innovative thinking and pioneering tools


Flexible work arrangements and a range of

benefits including competitive rewards


You will have access to state-of-the-art

technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills

even as you help create the latest business trends


You will also have opportunities to make a

difference to the communities in which we work and live

Next Steps

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