Accenture Products Delivery Manager in London, United Kingdom
Role: Products Delivery Manager/ecommerce Delivery LeadLocation: LondonSalary: Competitive Salary + Package (Dependent on experience) Travel: Must be willing to be based at and travel to client sites throughout the UK. Mix of virtual working and travel to client sites
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Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions.
With Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions.
We are focused on bringing innovation to our clients and aligning IT with business priorities enabling a digital and innovation driven Accenture unlocking new growth areas and business opportunities, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business!
What responsibilities will you have?
Work with both directors of the business to develop ecommerce strategy and identify new areas of opportunity for the business
Ensure products and services delivered meet set objectives, including quality, timescales and budget
Accountable for team deliverables
Coordinate with all key stakeholders: marketing, logistics, customer service, finance and the wider teams
Analyse, design and / or develop best practice business changes through technology solutions
Manage onshore and offshore development teams
Understand and translate requirements into business and technology solutions and provide technology analysis
Develop and implement quality business solutions for the client
Capture user requirements
What skills & experience are we looking for?
The ideal candidate will have agile delivery experience
Ability to engage and drive cross-functional teams; manage both internal relationships and external agencies
Demonstrable expertise in data-driven optimisation of ecommerce experiences
Experience of using insight & analytics to drive ecommerce development
Ability to engage and drive cross-functional teams; manage both internal relationships and day to day operations
Passion for digital marketing and ecommerce
A high level of experience in managing and delivering a product roadmap; driving commercial, system, network and operational process changes
Understanding of commonly used web tools and technologies
Experience of using A/B and multivariate testing tools and techniques
Extensive knowledge of current ecommerce industry best practices
The ideal candidate will have delivery experience in both agile and waterfall environments
Project and Programme Management
Functional and technical design and development team management
Solution blueprinting and technical architecture
Passion for IT and Technology to develop a career in IT
Proactive problem-solving skills and proactive approach to preventing re-occurring issues with innovative solutions
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Adaptability to adapt to the client needs and industry area
The ideal candidate should have experience in one or more of the functional areas listed below
Supply Chain & Operations
Sales & Marketing
What technologies and vendor experience are we looking for?
Ideally the candidate should be able to demonstrate some experience in working with some of the vendors and areas listed below. Deep routed technical skills in each of the vendor products and areas are not required.
Cloud (AWS, Azure, Google, Oracle, Microsoft)
SAP S/4 HANA
SAP Cloud Suite of Products
Automation / RPA, Process Mining
AI, ML, NLP
Data & Analytics
What’s in it for you?
All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com .
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Closing Date for Applications 31/12/2021
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.