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The MAG Sourcing Team specializes in supporting Accenture pre-sales deal teams to shapethe reselling of MAG Cloud Services into the client proposition then post-sale, to provideservices to on-board the provider accounts, operate billing and provide a unique CustomerSuccess Management function. The Cloud Commercial Solution Architect works closely withThe MAG Sales Capture lead in the pre-sales process.

(MAG=Microsoft/Amazon/Google)

Role Summary: As a Cloud Commercial Solution Architect, you will assist deal teams and the MAG SalesCapture lead to qualify opportunities, validate the list price quotation, apply the mostappropriate discounts and support options, providing advice on Accenture securitycompliance and cloud management tooling considerations as well as helping to develop theoverall sourcing proposition to the client.As the Cloud Commercial Solution Architect, your responsibilities will include:Cloud Pricing and Commercial Modelling• Understand and consult on the end-to-end process to collect cloud estate ‘Bills of Materials’, having this priced by the MAG Sourcing Price desk team as required• Configure the MAG Sourcing Commercial Models to apply the appropriate discounts and support options• Explain the resulting Commercial model(s), associated assumptions and considerations with the deal teamMaintaining Partner Knowledge and Relationships• Keep abreast of all MAG Cloud partners’ products and services• Maintain Partner Sourcing Program Awareness – Understand changes to the partners’ commercial sourcing options (e.g. Committed agreements like EDPs, and individual service commitment models like Reserved Instances)• Form working relationships with key MAG partner contacts regionally and globallyClient Knowledge and Relationships• Understand the stage of the client’s cloud journey, current cloud sourcing arrangements and the options for the to-be cloud sourcing requirements• Participate in client discussions to explain the sourcing options and related process to transition their sourcing arrangements to AccentureUnderstanding of Accenture Cloud Management & Security related capabilities and policies• Understand Accenture Cloud Management offerings including Infrastructure Outsourcing and the Accenture Cloud Platform• Understand and create awareness of Accenture Security Policies and how this applies to the different MAG sourcing modelsContribute to MAG Sourcing Team Collateral and Communications• Assist in the development and maintenance of MAG Sourcing Artefacts such as playbooks, client stories, commercial model templates• As necessary, present in Accenture forums regarding MAG Sourcing

Preferred Skills:• BA/BS in relevant field/area• English: Fluent, Japanese: Native• MS Excel and PPT expertise• 2 – 4 years pre-sales or delivery experience working with MAG partners• Cloud Certifications from AWS, GCP, and/or Azure• Knowledge & experience in architecting cloud technologies or administration of the MAGs• Strong customer-centric mindset and ability to build and maintain strong, collaborative and effective relationships internally and externally• Proven ability to define, create, and manage complex problems in a constantly changing environment.• Ability to communicate designs and concepts at multiple levels (ex. technical and executive) to teams globally

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