1+ months

Finance and Accounting Senior Principal (Canada)





The
BPS capability team is comprised of experts across all BPS offerings. The team
drives differentiation into our BPS offerings, bring differentiation to our
existing and prospective clients, creates and proliferates thought leadership and
industrialize our best practices globally.





The F&A
Overall Capability Lead manages the capability team for the F&A
sub-offerings: Order to Cash, Procure to Pay, Record to Report, Financial
Planning and Analysis, Treasury. Direct reports include senior managers and
managers across the five key sub-offerings, with additional team members supporting
the leads at the L8 and L9 levels. The F&A Overall capability lead reports
to the global Capability Managing Director.





Key
internal stakeholders include senior delivery leadership, Sales & Account
Management, Offering, Solution Architecture, Operating Groups, and Sales teams





Key
external stakeholders include Industry Analysts and Technology ecosystem
partners





Main
responsibilities include:



+ Determine
capabilities to differentiate Accenture from our competitors and develop a
roadmap for the vision. This Includes partnering with Accenture teams as well
as third parties. Examples include analytics, AI, technology, automation, and
automation.


+ Provide
SME input, guidance, review, and support to global sales pursuit teams
to develop innovative solutions for clients. Sales support activities may
include providing guidance on qualification, answering RFPs, attending client
meetings as a SME (workshops, oral presentations, etc)assisting with sales
materials, reviewing solutions, assisting solution architects, This will involve
travel/in-person support as well as remote support for client meetings/orals.


+ Develop and proliferate thought leadership in
F&A for internal and external audiences. This could include published white
papers/case studies, podcasts, blogs, conference presentation


+ Provide Subject Matter Expertise to existing F&A
delivery teams to improve operations and chart a path to achieve Intelligent
Operations. This involves partnering with multiple teams including technology,
business excellence, analytics, solution architecture, and others.


+ Creation
and oversight of key offering collateral, including proliferation and
communications to senior stakeholders globally. Communications include
presentations at senior stakeholder meetings, presentations in events such as
townhalls, publication on the Accenture portal, and publication on relevant
community circles such as the Capability Cafe


+ Develop
and maintain key Capability collateral, including Intelligent Delivery Solution
elements, best practices, thought leadership, and sales collateral


+ Manage a Capability Action Network to share
and deploy best practices across our global delivery teams. Key
responsibilities include creating/maintaining a global community roster, planning
and executing network events, maintaining relationships with the global
collaboration community.


+ Develop
thought leadership materials and POVs which may include external publications
and discussions with Industry analysts


+ Leverage
in-depth understanding of the Accenture Operations standard processes and
processes in place across the broad delivery network to develop and improve the
way we deliver GPS services to our clients.


+ Identify and manage senior level
relationships with internal and external experts and stakeholders relevant to
the practice


+ Monitor innovations, thought
leadership and new content on a global basis; Manage and execute a plan to
create IP, strategic assets and learning enablers












Basic Qualifications



+ 15+ Years relevant work experience


+ 10+
specifically in Finance and Accounting


+ Minimum 5 years experience and comfort working with senior
level clients including C-suite


+ Bachelors degree in Math, Science, Technology, or Finance
related fields.













Preferred Qualifications:



+ An existing level 6


+ Proven experience working
effectively across Accenture


+ Experience with multiple
industries (examples Products, Communications, Resources etc)


+ Understanding and knowledge
of Business Process Services, including the industry, competitors, and key
trends impacting clients in the F&A functions


+ Experience working on
multiple clients and multiple F&A functions.


+ Expert level experience with
new technologies such as AI, Analytics, Automation, and Industry
technologies


+ Experience delivering client
outsourcing programs


+ Experience supporting sales
efforts including solutioning, client presentations, and RFP response


+ Experience creating high
quality, client facing material


+ Experience managing virtual
teams across multiple geographies


+ Masters degree strongly
preferred


+ CPA is desirable



Professional Qualifications:



+ Excellent collaboration
skills


+ Ability to work in
ambiguous, high paced environment with little guidance


+ Excellent communication
skills


+ Excellent Project Management
Skills


+ Excellent Knowledge of
Excel, Macros, MS office (PPT and Word) and Reporting tools


+ Proactively builds own
network


+ Demonstrated leadership in
professional setting; either military or civilian


+ Demonstrated teamwork and
collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian







It is currently our objective to assign our people to work
near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to
serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.





Accenture is a leading global professional services company,
providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting,
digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and
specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business
functionsunderpinned by the worlds largest delivery networkAccenture works
at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their
performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more
than 482,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture
drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us
at www.accenture.com.





Accenture
does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age,
non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local
law. Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities
to current or former members of the armed forces.


We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including
women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal
descent to apply.


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Posted: 2019-05-31 Expires: 2019-08-30

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