Accenture Federal - Business Operations Senior Analyst in San Antonio, Texas
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: San Antonio, TX
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.
We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.
Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.
The Project Control Senior Analyst role will support the service delivery or product team(s) in managing resources, projects and budgets to meet the goals of the business and clients. When required, develop and execute demand management processes, provide training and education on standard project management requirements and methods, facilitate project governance and reporting, and create models to improve business decisions.
Provide coordination/communication with appropriate Delivery Leads and delivery personnel to ensure initiatives meet schedule, budget, and quality commitments
Produce consolidated project status reporting
Track, measure, report and communicate project delivery costs, performance issues and risks.
Maintain internal process documentation
Provide Executive ad hoc analysis and support as required
Ensure that new deals and projects adhere to governance processes or escalate non-compliance to the PMO and Delivery Excellence Lead
Provide continuous improvement to processes, tools, metrics and training based on ongoing experience, process metrics and feedback from process users and other stakeholders, to drive further efficiencies in the organization
Review Project Status Reports and action item logs to identify issues; address risks and concerns directly with project stakeholders or action item assignees, or raise them to the attention of senior management for further direction
Facilitate a project management network to provide a vehicle for learning opportunities and sharing project management experiences
Support standard management reporting processes and metrics throughout the delivery organization by creating templates, job aids and other materials and produce reporting packages as required
4-year degree or two-year degree, or no degree with four years of relevant work experience
2+ years of experience with MS Project or other Work Planning Tool.
2+ years of experience working in project administration/support, including milestone tracking
2+ years of experience with any/all of the following: status reporting, metrics reporting and analysis, finance reporting, time reporting, expense reporting, resource tracking, deliverable tracking, issue and risk tracking, change control management, and service management reporting
2+ years of experience with MS Excel or Advanced knowledge of the tool
US Citizenship Required (Dual Citizenship not eligible for consideration)
Experience with Power BI highly preferred
Experience in project administration and support
Proficient to advanced knowledge of MS Office Suite
Ability to contribute to a high-performing, motivated workgroup by applying interpersonal and collaboration skills to achieve project goals and realize value
Ability to contribute to the creation of an environment that facilitates high performance and motivates individuals to work collaboratively as a team
Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Ability to direct own work and that of others
Good working knowledge of MS Excel, MS Project Server, Visio, Outlook, Access, SharePoint
Leads/manages small to medium work effort and/or team
Strong written and oral communication
Strong problem-solving skills
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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