Digital Finance Manager - Southeast Region - Atlanta

Company: Accenture
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 10.JAN.2019


Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client eng...


Join Accenture and help transform
leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale
of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate
and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and
advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of
your extraordinary career.
People in our Client & Market career track drive
profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market
share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion
into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.
Working closely with our
clients, Consulting professionals design, build and implement strategies that
can help enhance business performance. They develop specialized
expertise-strategic, industry, functional, technical-in a diverse project
environment that offers multiple opportunities for career growth. While the
specific type of consulting work they do can vary, it generally aligns to
management consulting, systems integration consulting or technology
consulting. Typically, Consultants work at client sites, which often
require travel.
Your Role
A professional at this position
level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
+ Identifies, assesses and solves complex business
problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data
requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors
+ Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior
management when establishing near-term goals
+ Interacts with senior management at clients and/or
within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an
alternate approach
+ Has some latitude in decision-making
+ Acts independently to determine methods and procedures
to deliver against assignments
+ Decisions have a high day to day impact on area of
+ Manages small-to-medium sized teams of diverse
backgrounds, skill sets and technical/functional knowledge and/or work
efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within
Specific responsibilities may
+ Lead and/or support project teams engaged in the
successful delivery of a wide range of Digital Finance initiatives aligning
finance with business strategy in support of the broader organization's future
+ Help develop Digital Finance strategies by assessing a
client's business challenges/needs/gaps, diagnosing the root problems and
recommending an approach leveraging Accenture assets
+ Create strategies and blueprints that define end-to-end
finance processes (e.g., Procure to Pay, Order to Cash, Record to Report)
and harness the power of robotic process automation, machine learning,
and/or artificial intelligence to accelerate transaction processing.
+ Partner with client and Accenture project team to blueprint
and design end-to-end Cloud ERP and Enterprise Value business solutions for
our clients to transform the Finance function
+ Work with leadership to develop a finance application
roadmap and strategy that helps companies implement digital technology to
improve operational efficiency and effectiveness, compliance, and to capture
new revenue opportunities (e.g., FinTech applications, blockchain
technology, virtual & augmented reality)
+ Work across the global CFO & EV practice to share
lessons learned and best practices
+ Identify and support business development initiatives;
participate in and lead all aspects of the proposal development process
+ Develop thought capital and disseminate information
around current and emerging trends
+ Maintain an understanding of advancements in technology
and innovations which are happening across digital, analytics, the CFO
ecosystem, and broader marketplace
Basic Qualifications
+ Minimum of 5 years of combined finance and strategic
consulting experience. Experience must include:
+ Significant engagement management as well as business,
practice, and people development
+ Implementing finance, accounting, planning,
forecasting, reporting solutions
+ Solid understanding of the Finance function, operating
models and supporting organization structures, and process best practices
+ Minimum 5 years of working knowledge and expertise in
analytics, forecasting, and Finance technologies (process, planning
analytics, core Financial)
+ Experience leading a project and leading a project team
of at least 5 resources
+ Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate with clients,
document requirements, and articulate the value proposition and business
case for digital finance solutions
+ Demonstrated ability to lead key requirement workshops
with clients
+ Bachelor's Degree. Advanced Degree is desirable
Preferred Qualifications
+ ERP technology understanding (SAP / Oracle / Workday)
+ Experience with other Finance technologies such as Anaplan,
Cognos, Hyperion, OBIEE, Tableau, Fusion, etc. desirable
Professional Skill Requirements
+ Ability to travel up to 75% (typically Monday -
Thursday at client site)
+ Excellent communication (verbal and written),
facilitation and interpersonal skills
+ Demonstrated ability to interface effectively with
clients individually and as a member of an engagement team
+ Proven ability to build, manage and foster a
team-oriented environment
+ Demonstrated ability to understand client needs,
develop proposed solutions and deliver high impact change initiatives
+ Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with
the ability to exercise mature judgment and structured decision-making
+ Ability to work independently and manage multiple
assignments and/or responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
+ Strong competence in developing presentations required
(MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel))
+ Highly motivated and able to thrive in a fast-paced,
high energy and complex problem-solving environment (both with clients and
within the organization)
All of our consulting professionals
receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and
professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your
functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a
variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you
acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the
job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in
collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the
experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a
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.
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