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Project Manager (Public Services)
- 13th month + holiday allowance
- 20 + 12 holidays
- Hospitalization and group insurance
- Bonus program
- Training & learning opportunities
- Green mobility program
- Flexible rewards program
We are looking for a Project Manager in our Technology Health & Public Services group (Tech H&PS), focusing on the delivery of complex new IT related projects.
The H&PS practice helps public sector organisations such as EU and Belgian governmental institutions to embrace innovation and transform fast, enabling them to operate smarter, achieve more and deliver improved services for citizens. H&PS is a community which performs both sales and delivery-related tasks for our business and our clients
As a Project Manager, you will:
Drive forward the delivery of high-quality work on-time and on-budget
Manage end to end technical delivery across the entire delivery lifecycle
Provide functional and technical expertise to support design and implementation work
Effectively manage all risk, assumptions, issues and dependencies
Work closely with our clients to ensure there are no gaps in their expectation and our delivery assumptions and plans
Develop and manage e2e delivery plans
Use a variety of delivery methodologies, including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall
Qualifications - External
We are looking for experience in the following skills:
Proven ability of successfully managing entire projects or phases of projects across the delivery lifecycle (design, build and test) along with effective management of the associated budgets
Experience of using different delivery methodologies: Agile and Waterfall
Understanding of Risk, Assumption, Issue and Dependency Management
Strong communication skills with experience of working with clients and ideally delivery centres in different global locations
Strong organisational skills managing multiple priorities simultaneously
Experience of line managing resources and project managing a team of resources
Set yourself apart:
Mastery of managing complex deliveries coordinating with more than one supplier with multiple dependencies and work plans
Experience of working within the public sector, if not then an interest to work with Government clients
Cloud/ industry certifications and credentials
Demonstrates a strong Technical and Emotional Quotient
Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital and Security methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.
Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies – including state of the art Security solutions - to transform their businesses.
Previous experience as project manager in a Technology context
Experienced in resource management, stakeholder management, financial management, risk/issue management, quality assurance, project estimation, planning and delivery management
Excellent knowledge of different delivery methodologies (ITIL, PMP, Agile, Waterfall, ...)
Excellent People management skills
Ability to contribute RFP/RFI’s
Excellent communication skills in English, Dutch & French
Allow to apply for a EU Security Clearance certificate
Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.
Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
13th month + holiday allowance
20 + 12 holidays
Laptop and smartphone
Hospitalization insurance and extensive group insurance package
Training & learning opportunities
Green mobility program: e-bikes, public transport, bike 2 work allowance,…
Flexrewards: decide on your rewards package with our flexible benefits tool
Discount program: get discounts at your favorite (online) shops
Employee shares purchase plan
And many more!
Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.
We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.
Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.
During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.
In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.
If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!
We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.