Accenture Mobilization Consultant in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Accenture’s Nordic Mobilization team is a dedicated and specialized multi-capability team within Accenture Technology and serves clients across the Nordic region. The team principally delivers following variety of projects and services in Accenture and to our customers:

  • Transition projects by leading and executing implementation of new application outsourcing engagements. Service transition projects are short (1-3 months) to medium-term (4-6 months) projects that involve project planning and implementation skills to ensure a successful 'start up' of our new client engagements.

  • Transformation projects including automation and effectiveness improvements in application services.

  • Divesture projects (M&A) by leading and executing a divesture or an integration of a business entity from an IT perspective.

  • Client transition and knowledge transfer consultancy services based on our vast transition experience. Typically, we lead transitions or part of transition services for our clients when they outsource to a third party.

  • Project sales to our clients and sales support to Accenture engagements.

  • Mobilization/start-up of technology integration projects by implementing best practice project management measures and structures.

  • Application services introduction by implementing the right measures and managing the move from system development to ongoing system management and maintenance.

  • Change management projects.

The Nordic Mobilization team are now looking for a Transition Consultant or Manager to strengthen our team based in Denmark.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead full Transitions Projects or execute activities in roles as Application Services Transition Team member and Work Stream Lead.

  • Lead or support Application Services Transformation projects for clients and Accenture delivery units including automation initiatives and effectiveness measures implementation.

  • Lead or support mobilization of System Integration projects, introducing new services for clients.

  • Implement Service Management and Unit Operations. This includes implementation of new operating models, governance structures, processes, tools and reporting.

  • Support the sales process with Service Transition estimation, project planning and description of the approach in proposals and client meetings. It may also include reviewing contract schedules related to transition.

  • Contribute to transition projects to achieve delivery on time and on budget, working with a variety of workgroups in terms of capabilities and geographical locations.

  • Establish and maintain good relationships with key client stakeholders to facilitate and support transition projects.

  • Facilitate and manage knowledge transfer between client and Accenture operational teams to transfer processes, procedures, and application knowledge.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or master’s degree within IT or similar. If you don’t have education with IT, it is important that you have a technological understanding of service management and application services. Approximately 3-10 years of relevant experience.

  • Interest and experience with application maintenance and/or application development.

  • Experience in establishing and maintaining relationships with client stakeholders.

  • Understanding of service management processes and frameworks (e.g. the offshore service model).

  • An understanding of the contractual and commercial arrangements for outsourcing engagements.

  • Very good communication skills, verbally and in writing. Danish/Scandinavian and English at a minimum.

Personal qualities:

  • Willingness to work in a project-based work group across the Nordic region and in a variety of environments, and willingness to travel when needed.

  • Flexibility, capability and resilience to cope with constant change.

  • Delivery of high-quality work.

  • Willingness to constantly learn and improve the way of working and delivering.

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