Portfolio Management

Employer: Accenture
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 26.09.2021
    Short company description

    Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders.


     Coordinates IT projects or IT systems involvement in inter-departmental projects and ensures their implementation with respect to quality, purpose, budget and time conditions


     Define the overall project scope with the project sponsor/client and key project/program stakeholders (e.g., delivery leadership team, solution architects etc.)
     Manage the program/project from scoping and requirements through deployment for an end-to-end project or specific area of a project (e.g. project estimation, build or test)
     Develop program/project/phase plans and estimates through negotiations with the project sponsor, key stakeholders, and/or client as required
     Assures allocation of resources to build an effective project team
     Determine needed deliverables, high level approach, project profile, responsible teams, overall project schedule/timeline, critical path by deliverable, productivity improvements, overall risks and planning assumptions
     Constant monitoring the projects according to costs, timescale and standards
     Performs project-based Vendor management in order to manage external resources for project implementation
     Coordinates intermediary project phases for assigned projects to minimize deviation of deliverables and resources from scope and deadlines
     Manage all change requests, validate all budget/schedule impacts, obtain the stakeholders' commitment, and communicate approved changes to all teams
     Proactively managing and monitoring execution of deliverables and status in an effective manner
     Coordinate issues/change requests in order to manage established project scope
     Escalate issues to management which cannot be resolved at the program/project level
     Creates and maintains on-going project documentation (status reports, risk registers, issues registers, resource utilization, project plans, etc.) to monitor the project status
     Use Project Management tools, templates and applications, in order to uphold standardization
     Informs the project sponsor/client upon status of projects, periodically/at request to offer a clear and accurate picture related to the project status