IT Project Manager

Grant Thornton 11/8/2018 4:59:11 AM
JOB ID: 042090 Specialty:
San Antonio, Texas




Grant Thornton is seeking a Manager to join its Technology Strategy & Management service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Manager will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

Manage a team responsible for Enterprise IT Strategy in the following areas:
Work with senior leadership in the development of overall data vision, roadmap and implementation strategy
Work with the customer to solve business problems leveraging available technology including hardware, software, databases, and peripherals.
Design and define system architectures for new and existing systems and processes
Perform systems modeling, simulation, and analysis
Develop documentation on new or existing systems
Assist in identifying and solving problems per reporting / viewpoint analysis
Collaborate with other functional leads in data extraction, gathering and modeling via processes, procedures and related Enterprise Architecture implementation needs.
Liaison with the customer, participating in meetings and collaborative sessions, as needed.
Use various types of office automation to includes Microsoft Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Visio, Project and Access).
Identification and Documentation of as-is and to-be architectures
Creation of technology Roadmaps
Support development of new standards, stated directions, and guideline
Presentation of engineered solutions with a focus on articulating how each aspect of the solution directly relates to solving the clients technical or business needs
Perform engagement management responsibilities, including performance reviews, task delegation, project scheduling, project financials, quality review and client management.
Meet or exceed sales targets for new and follow-on work.
Manage business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Act as performance manager (coach) for up to four coachees outside of engagement responsibilities.
Interview campus and/or experienced candidates.


5+ years of experience of participation on or lead of a technical project delivery team; use of specific design methodologies and design tools; facilitation of workshops with subject matter experts (SMEs) for information gathering; experience with the logical and physical, functional, operational, systems, and technical architecture of complex information systems
Experience with ERP implementation
Experience with DOD Data Architectures models— Business Enterprise Architecture
Bachelor’s Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field.
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Coach and mentor junior staff members.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.
Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.

Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International, one of the six global accounting, tax and business advisory organizations. Grant Thornton’s Public Sector, based in Alexandria, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector at

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Requisition ID: 042090

San Antonio, TX
San Antonio, Texas