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Business Consulting & Technology, Technology Solutions Project Manager - HCM
Grant Thornton’s Advisory professionals are progressive thinkers who create, protect, transform value today, so our clients have the opportunity to thrive and grow. Our advisory practice creates holistic solutions delivered by innovative, curious professionals who bring technical depth and industry insight to our clients.
Business consulting and technology transforms value. Our Business Consulting & Technology (BC&T) practice consists of Financial Management, Strategy & Performance Improvement, Technology Strategy & Management and Technology Solutions.
Performs advisory and implementation services to address business needs throughout the enterprise leveraging Oracle HCM. Manages complex large scale implementations within our Oracle HCM practice. This role is expected to substantially focus on Oracle HCM Cloud implementation work, but may also involve other Oracle applications (EBS, PeopleSoft HCM). Additionally, the role will require assistance in business development and practice development.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in full life cycle implementations including: planning, design, & build phases
Responsible for documenting business requirements, system design and transformational goals
Configure applications and conduct iterative unit testing
Help to create training materials and quick reference guides to support user adoption
Conduct training classes to prepare end users for deployment
Provide post-production support
Manage full life cycle implementations
Manage resources and budget on client projects
Manage teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures
Identify business opportunities to increase usability and profitability of information architecture
Experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement
Other general and administrative responsibilities include participation in meetings and preparation of minutes as appropriate
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization)
Assist practice leadership in creating proposals, budgets, and work plans. Participate in other business development activities as appropriate
Interview campus and/or experienced candidates
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Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, MIS, HRIS or related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
6 to 10 years of related work experience in Oracle HCM with exposure to Cloud HCM in a similar consulting practice or function servicing cross-industry clients at a national level
2 years of Project Management or direct management experience
Experience leading a project with various applications including HCM, finance, supply chain or similar
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of software development lifecycles, key metrics and reports
Experience with Enterprise Application Integration & back-end data connectivity applications
Experience installing/configuring/implementing Oracle HCM Applications including Core HR, Talent, Benefits, etc
Proven ability delivering complex and time sensitive projects
Strong leadership skills; able to conduct meetings and write technically oriented documents
Able to work with clients to understand current state processes and define future state processes based on business objectives
Experience managing complex full-life cycle technology projects
Proven experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement
Prior experience managing resources and budgets on client projects
Experience development of statements of work and/or client proposals
Must be able to scope out the effort and cost for an enterprise reporting solution
Ability to define how an enterprise information system will align with the organization’s business and strategic objectives
Must have eagerness to mentor junior staff
Willingness/Ability to travel up to 100%
Must be authorized to work in the US, position not eligible for sponsorship
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Requisition ID: 036909