1+ months

Salesforce Technology Advisory Consulting Manager

Chicago, IL 60684
We are:
Accentures Salesforce practice, and we live to see what this platform can do. Since we were one of the first on the scene, were the largest global Salesforce practice, not to mention one of the best. In fact, were the industry-leader for building Salesforce solutions, and were Master Certified in all 12 industries and clouds. We use tech like Lightning, Einstein, and Bolt to build stronger, better relationships with customers. And were always learning. Were building the smartest team on the planet, and helping our people with new skills, training, and support to get over 4,200 certifications including Certified Technical Architect (CTA). Visit us here to find out more about Accenture's Salesforce practice.

You are:
A negotiator, a peacekeeper, an interpreter. You know how to see both sides of an issue and map out the path to a middle way. You are not afraid to dig into details and learn what you dont know. You are committed to making sure everyone is heard. You are driven to find the best solution possible that reaches everyones goals.

The work:
Bring forth an industry consulting mindset and being able to step back and analyze the clients top business problems and identify areas to be improved before we recommend them a technology solution
Define and prioritize key business capabilities that drive value for clients and inform the various mix of Salesforce solutions that help best serve the clients needs
Advise clients on the different things to consider when making business and technology change, and creating deliverables that include:
Business capability landscape and relative business priorities
Overall Salesforce cloud solution architecture
Data strategy, integration architecture and assess the performance implications and non-functional requirements
Business case and total cost of ownership model
Program implementation roadmap accounting for potential risks and dependencies
Pitch in to create industry relevant solutions that will help the practice retain an edge within the front-office space
Stay plugged into the market and form your own point of view on industry and technology trends
Assist in growing market share by drawing on client relationships and contributing Salesforce information to proposals
Be ready to rack up those air miles with weekly travel to client sites

Here's what you need:
At least 4 years of management and technology consulting experience with:
Front office functions such as sales, marketing, service and eCommerce
SaaS based platforms such as Salesforce
Multitenant computing
Large-scale computing environments

Here is what you need:

At least 4 years of developing customizations for CRM platforms (Salesforce)
At least 2 years of working with technical architectures for CRM platforms (Salesforce)
Experience with at least 2-3 full Salesforce implementation lifecycle
Bachelors degree in any major
Minimum of 1 years of experience working with Products industry clients (Automotive, Industrial, Consumer Goods, Retail, Travel and Transportation, Life Sciences)

Bonus points if you:
Know the ins and outs of Salesforce tools:
Apex programming language
VisualForce framework
Eclipse platform
ANT migration
Master general technical knowledge such as XML, SQL, HTTP/HTTPS, and enterprise application integration
Can rock a presentation with strong storytelling skills that get your ideas across clearly
Know how to use Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Skype, Visio)
Understand the Salesforce technology and how it impacts business; trends associated with Salesforce; and potential benefits for clients
Like the idea of working closely with clients and developing a career that involves being at the forefront with executive-level clients about Salesforce solutions
Enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic career path and are comfortable with constant learning and growth
Salesforce certification

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.

Accenture 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 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.

Posted: 2019-11-15 Expires: 2020-02-09

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