Accenture Federal - Project Management Consultant in Raleigh, North Carolina

Title: Federal - Project Management Consultant Location: USA-Southeast Job Number: 00534517

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

  • Manage integrated master schedule across current and emerging programs

  • Incorporate Earned Value Management (EVM) techniques to manage cost, schedule, and ROI

  • Analyze schedule and prepare input for status reports and decision briefs

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

-Bachelor's Degree in relevant business or technical field

-Minimum 4 years of experience with IT or systems modernization projects. Experience must include release planning and management, capacity management, and IT Change Management.

  • Minimum of 2 years of project management and strategic communications experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

-Strong problem-solving and analytical skills working in a technical environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients and cross-process teams

  • IT Strategy formulation

  • PMP Certification

  • Knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM) techniques

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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