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SAP Ariba Project Manager

Chicago, IL 60664

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Job Description:

We seek Business and Systems Integration professionals who
possess thorough experience in Project Management specifically using SAP Ariba.

As an SAP Ariba Project Manager your job duties will

+ Ability
to develop project plans for large implementations and lead cross-functional
teams to deliver successfully to plan.

+ Participate in client requirements gathering, solution
definition and proposal presentation meetings with sales pursuit team.

+ Define,
develop, and actively manage implementation schedules and project budgets.

+ Manage
project scope and utilize appropriate change control mechanisms from inception
to closure.

+ Assemble capable personnel to form the project team, prepare
team for project kickoff, develop a collaborative culture and provide coaching
to optimize performance.

+ Clearly communicate realistic project delivery commitments
and consistently deliver against those commitments.

+ Incorporate an appropriate level of quality audits and
testing into every project.

+ Customer Satisfaction - Develop a clear definition of project
success from the client's perspective.

+ Strive to achieve a referenceable result from each project.
Sales Support - Support late stage sales opportunities to close new business
that meets client needs in a manner that is achievable and profitable.

Basic Qualifications

+ Minimum 10 years of systems integration project management
experience on enterprise-level implementations.

+ Minimum 3 years of SAP Ariba based project management

+ Minimum 3 years of functional knowledge of source to pay,
procurement, and catalog management software package being deployed (SAP

+ Minimum 3 years of experience using project management tools
for maintaining scope, schedule and budget. Quality Management

+ Bachelor's degree or
equivalent work experience (minimum 12 years or 6 years plus an Associates


Professional Skill

+ 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. This role requires 100% travel flexibility to travel and work
onsite with clients (typically Monday - Thursday)

+ Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented

+ Ensure project
consultants are delivering to configuration, development, and methodology

+ Strong
understanding of the cloud software development lifecycle including waterfall,
agile and hybrid methodologies.

+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a
problem-solving environment

+ Desire to work in an information systems environment

+ Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral)
and interpersonal skills

Candidates who are
currently on assignment as part of the Global Careers program are not eligible
for consideration.

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any
other non-immigrant status).

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

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

Equal Employment

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.


Posted: 2019-08-02 Expires: 2019-09-11

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