Country:

Sweden

Cities:

Gothenburg, Stockholm

Area of expertise:

Delivery Management

Job Description

About Avanade:

At Avanade, we have a passion for technology and our vision is to be the leading digital innovator, realizing results for our clients through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Through thousands of projects, we’ve transformed businesses for the digital world, and as a 15-time Microsoft alliance partner of the year with more than 32.000+ Microsoft certifications, we know our stuff.  

Founded in 2000 as a joint venture between Microsoft and Accenture, Avanade is helping companies to engage customers, empower employees, optimize operations, and transform products, all powered by the Microsoft ecosystem.


About Avanade Sweden:

A community of passionate experts who work in an agile and dynamic way

The possibility of working with the latest Microsoft technologies

Challenging projects for Sweden and international clients in a wide variety of sectors

A large program of diversified technical and/or cross-functional training (Agile, Design Thinking, AI, Azure, Excellence Consulting, Microsoft role-based certifications, etc.)

A committed community that is committed to advancing issues around diversity and inclusion

An environmentally conscious company that undertakes eco-responsible actions

Human Impact initiatives and commitments that have a positive impact for all thanks to technological innovations.


Why Avanade? Because there’s no place like this:

If you’re a self-starter, an optimist, and someone who likes to get things done, you’ll fit right in at Avanade

People who thrive here are motivated, interested in learning and genuinely have a desire to be the best at what they do. If that sounds like you, you sound good to us

In return, you’ll have access to the latest technology in the Microsoft ecosystem, partnering with some of the biggest and best companies across the world and some seriously smart people to work with to make career-defining things happen

If you want to get even better at what you do and transform businesses from the inside out, there’s no better place.


About this role:

You will be responsible for ensuring successful delivery of projects as measured by schedule, budget, customer satisfaction, and deliverable quality performance measures. This role will actively support sales and will be accountable for estimating planning, mobilization, execution, and successful closure of projects. 

During the project life-cycle, you will communicate status with regular frequency, manage risks, and will issue and monitor financial performance according to in place agreements made between Avanade and the customer. 


Day-to-day you will:

Manage issues and risks associated with the project, including balancing scope, schedule, budget, quality, and risks, and will manage aspects through formal change management mechanisms

Develop, implement, and maintain a detailed project work plan, including appropriate controls, governance structures, and monitoring to ensure on-time, on-budget, and quality outcomes

Ensure accurate development and traceability of requirements during the project lifecycle

Manage the change enablement process throughout the project duration

Manage client expectations, updates, and buy-in, including representing Avanade at governance meetings

Manage and develop customer relationships and perceptions to achieve mutual goals

Manage Avanade and subcontractor staff assigned to the project

Determine the project approach, staffing, responsibilities, and schedule

Ensure that project resources receive any necessary training and are used effectively

Engage and manage appropriate onshore, offshore, and nearshore workforces, including Service Licensing Agreements (SLAs)

Assist in the sales process, including estimating work effort and expenses using Avanade's standard tools.


Preferred qualifications:

Certifications: Project Management Institute (PMI) certification preferred, but not required

Education Background: You likely have a Bachelor's degree in business or technology-related field (or equivalent)

Years of Work Experience: You likely have about 3-5 years of consulting project management experience.

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.