Federal - General Fund Project Lead - Military Veterans

at Accenture

Hartford, CT

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Baltimore, MD

We are:

Accenture Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring bold thinking and diverse disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Ready to learn as much as you can? We’ll give you numerous opportunities of formal & informal training sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp.

You are:

As the General Fund Project Lead, you will lead each of the General Fund BSO teams to implement all activities related to incorporating the General Fund BSOs into SAP from end-to-end.

The work:

+ In depth understanding/experience in federal finance or supply business processes.

+ Hands-on management of delivery of complex changes to SAP modules and interfaces with other applications, from requirements gathering to production deployment.

+ Ensure alignment with business requirements, including process analysis, design/re-design and/or organization structure definition.

+ Responsible for analysis, design, testing, conversion, deployment, and post release support of components in SAP ERP Central Component (ECC), Public Sector Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), and Business Warehouse (BW) reporting.

+ Apply a range of skills and knowledge of the technologies used and applications supported by Client Service Teams and report to their Accenture Supervisor and Client Service Team Manager.

+ Work with Client, Accenture, and Teaming Partners on and across their assigned Sustainment Support Team.

+ Plan and execute all required process steps as defined in Accenture Methodologies.

+ Provide and own SAP application support in assigned areas.

+ Anticipate, identify, track, and resolve issues and risks affecting the SAP applications.

+ Analyze, design and test break/fix requests and enhancements to SAP modules.

+ Provide primary support toward installation of application releases into production as directed.

+ Coordinate and participate in structured peer reviews / walkthroughs.

+ Create operational documentation for the SAP application.

+ Meet service commitments for assigned deliverables and proactively provide work status.

+ Provide input to assist in determining level of work effort for assigned activities.

+ Assist their Accenture Supervisor and Client Service Team Manager in monitoring budget by providing estimated-time-to-complete (ETC) and actuals for assigned tasks.

+ Provide mentorship and oversight to more junior team members.

+ Direct and schedule work activities for a project or sub-project team

Here's what you need:

+ Minimum 7 years of SAP implementation experience in finance or supply chain processes with most recent experience within the past year

+ Minimum 5 years of managing teams greater than 15 people

+ Project/Program management experience i.e., deploying large systems to additional organizations, leading all the functions associated such as data conversion, public sector business processes, technical objects, and/or roles and security

+ US Federal Government IT experience

+ Experience with Systems Lifecycle Methodology

+ Minimum of 3 years’ experience with MS Office Suite

+ Must be willing to travel as needed.

The extras:

+ US citizenship required (dual citizenship not eligible for consideration)

Important Information:

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture Federal Services.

Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Hartford, CT

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