Group Manager , Program/ Project Management
Area of expertise:
Experience managing large complex projects (3M USD) and projects Singapore Public Sector experience
Project Management Institute (PMI) PMP or PgM certification preferred, but not required<br />[INTERNAL USE ONLY] - DMA III attendance recommended<br />[INTERNAL USE ONLY]- SA/ DL/ QAD training attendance recommended targeting certification
Preferred Education Background:
You likely have a Bachelor's degree in business or technology-related field (or equivalent).
Preferred Years of Work Experience:
You likely have about 10+ years of increasingly diverse and/or complex relevant experience.
Preferred Years of Management Experience:
6+ years of direct people management experience
Scope of Work:
Nature of Work: Directs collective work efforts to accomplish strategic goals for given portfolio of projects, programs, and/or clients.
Scope of Work: Translates high-level strategy into more localized strategy and operational objectives.
Complexity: Highly complex problems, often requiring analysis of near-intangible factors, creative solutioning and significant networking to succeed. Discretion: Authority to establish standards and shift overall direction of projects and programs in response to functional strategy Organizational Impact: Work efforts are typically strategic in nature, and may have a lasting, long-term impact on Avanade and/or client operations and strategic direction. If client-facing, should drive client-relationship and sales outcomes.
Supervision Received: Operates with extreme latitude in determining focus and approach to work objectives.
Supervision Provided: Mentors and manages work efforts of more junior colleagues and team members as required by various workstreams; may formally supervise work of project teams. If managing team(s) of more junior employees full-time, then refer to the People & Business Leadership leveling criteria. Often serves as Career Advisor. Knowledge Applied: Applies expert knowledge of a learned occupation / discipline and demonstrable, broad knowledge of business operations and organizational strategy.
Accountabilities & Metrics:
- Successful project/program delivery
- Customer satisfaction
- Sold margin vs. Delivered margin
- Schedule variance / schedule performance index (SPI)
- Cost variance / cost performance index (CPI)
- DSO (customer pays invoices on a timely basis)
- Percent of project contribution forms completed on-time
- Compliance with Policies
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Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences on the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help make a genuine human impact on our clients, their customers and their employees. We are the power behind the Accenture Microsoft Business Group, helping companies to engage customers, empower employees, optimize operations and transform products, leveraging the Microsoft platform. Avanade has 50,000 professionals in 26 countries, bringing clients our best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.