Country:

Spain

Cities:

Barcelona

Area of expertise:

Delivery Management

Job Description

Junior Consultant, Delivery Management

Do you always deliver what you’ve promised? So do we.

At the heart of every great technology solution is great management, always making sure that the project delivers what it set out to do and matches expectations.

About you

You help to deliver successful projects because of your focus on day-to-day activities and your ability to anticipate and execute changing needs.

About the role

The lifecycle of an Avanade project runs all the way from planning to sales through to execution and closure, with many stops in between. Working in Programme & Project Management, you support your team to make sure that they are all delivered on time, on budget and at the highest quality.

You assist in the sales and estimating phases of each project, as well as in planning, mobilization, execution and closure. You keep stakeholders updated regularly on progress and status, and monitor risks, issues and financial performance.

Day-to-day, you will:

Support team members with project planning, estimating and coordinating activities

Help project managers on risk management activities, maintaining schedules, coordinating meetings, and processing workflows

Distribute tasks to team members

Organize project files, manage timelines and maintain records

Track project financials, including creating work orders and validating the invoices

Project status reporting

Be involved in managing and enabling project changes

Travel as required.

Your skills

You are comfortable working with minimal structure and you think and work systematically and logically. Your spoken and written communications are always clear, and you have good client interface, time management, and interpersonal skills.

Your experience includes:

Using the Microsoft Office suite, eg, Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Project management, including creating estimating models and/or pricing models, creating work orders, managing project financials, creating and maintaining risk/issue logs, and change control processes)

Some experience with offsite and offshore delivery preferred

You probably have a Bachelor’s degree in Business or a technology-related field and have around two years of relevant professional 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.