Platform Led Transformations Manager- Oil & Gas Sector
Location: Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value. That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients.
As a Manager within CFO and Enterprise Value, you will be:
Supporting our clients to achieve their strategic and operational goals, by introducing efficient ways of working and enhancing processes and refining operating models.
Employing your judgment to address complex and ambiguous client business challenges applying rigorous quantitative and qualitative analysis techniques (business case); making decisions with little management oversight
Facilitating design thinking workshops, showcasing agile design to the client, co-developing and securing design decisions and innovative solutions in an agile manner
Cultivating strong relationship with clients during engagements, ensuring business requirements and expectations are met and/or exceeded
Contributing to business development activities including identifying opportunities, developing and presenting proposals
Supporting development of CFO&EV practice/ community capabilities, such as developing offerings, assets, and relevant thought leadership, and engaging with the wider CFO&EV and other teams across Accenture
Leading and inspiring high-performing multidisciplinary teams, by setting an example, actively mentoring team members and contributing to performance management
Continuously learning new skills and enhancing your skill set to be able to contribute the growth of CFO&EV as well as wider Accenture organization
What skills & experience are we looking for?
8+ years of experience in consulting & Arabic speaker
Looking for Business Process Domain Consultant responsible for the modelling of new function business processes. Identify and define detailed requirements. Serve as a liaison to the business community and participate in user and task analysis to maintain the business community' perspective.
Experience in process continuous improvement, including mining, simulation, and preparation of business case.
Deep level of knowledge of business processes in the F&A, and how those processes are enabled by the ERP
Deep functional knowledge of the key features of the major ERP (SAP/ Oracle) and hands on experience on business process management tools like ARIS, Signavio or Celonis.
Good expertise in process digitization (RPA, ML, process mining), with experience on the ground with some of the cutting edge tool.
Expertise in financial consolidation (statutory reporting), financial planning and budgeting
Solid Experience in delivering transformation initiatives in F&A areas (value case shaping, including solid knowledge of the finance value tree, identification of the value drivers and preparation of the business case and roadmap; process reengineering and digitalization to develop the Finance Organization of the Future )
Proven experience in interacting with senior management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves negotiating or influencing on significant matters
Maintains an understanding of finance and operating model trends and advancements in technology and innovations which are happening across digital, ERP, automation, analytics, and the CFO ecosystem. Manages teams of diverse backgrounds, skill sets and technical functional knowledge
Experience in leading small/medium size team (4-8 people)
Ability and willingness in interacting across the Service Groups (e.g. Technology for system implementation)
Experience in design thinking/agile project delivery methods
Professional Finance or Accounting Qualification (e.g. ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with 1st time passes desirable and/or MBA is preferred
Highly credible with the ability to engage broadly with all levels of management, on personal and professional attributes
Strong analytical skills, understanding of complex issues, the ability to quickly absorb information, conceptual and creative problem-solving excellence
Extremely strong collaboration, planning, influencing, prioritization and time management skills
Driven enjoys a challenge, proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results, determination, and optimism.
Experience supporting the management of a sales pipeline and supporting the bid / proposal process, contributing to business development activities including identifying opportunities, developing and presenting proposals with related financials.
Flexibility to accommodate client travel requirements.
Preferred industry knowledge and experience: Oil & Gas Sector
Why join us?
We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live
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