Industry X- Digital Capital Projects Technology Manager

Accenture, Multiple Locations, USA

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Industry X.0
A new area within Accenture Digital is Industry X.0, an advanced, digitally enabled, innovative, planning and investment approach for manufacturing and asset-intensive industries. In your role within our Industry X.0 team, you’ll help clients take advantage of significant market opportunities as digital technology moves into the core of industry in product development and manufacturing environments. You’ll help them transform their product, manufacturing and product related services value chains in Products, Communications, Media, High Tech, Aerospace & Defense, Chemicals, Mining, Oil & Gas and Utilities. As part of Accenture Digital, you’ll benefit from tailored career management and specialist skills that will fuel your ambitions in the Industry X.0 space.

Given the significant opportunities in its target markets, the Capital Projects Consulting practice is driving a period of extensive investment to expand its presence across the end-to-end capital projects lifecycle.  With an already strong position in a number of core functions, the Capital Projects Consulting practice has the perfect platform to elevate its position as the strategic advisor of choice to clients across the capital project delivery. 

In order to maintain and support its growth trajectory, it needs to continue to expand and develop the consulting team at various levels.  As a result, Accenture is looking to attract experienced consultants level individuals who can lead the development, implementation and optimization of global construction project controls organizations for some of their most high profile hi-tech E&R clients. 

YOUR ROLE: Digital Capital Projects Technology Manager

  • Serving as a key advisor to clients as they make infrastructure and capital asset decisions that strategically align with organizational objectives
  • Developing and implementing fit-for-purpose project controls processes and procedures across the client’s global project portfolio to ensure standardization, predictability and reliability of controls
  • Building suitable structures, systems and controls so that clients can deliver capital projects with confidence
  • Advising organizations how to plan, manage and control project cost and schedules through construction auditing, schedule analysis and litigation support
  • Deploying construction analytics to help clients harness data to create insights in digestible and actionable form
  • Organizing and delivering services on a cross-functional work perspective of projects with various stakeholders
  • The development of business and vendor relationships through best in class delivery, collaboration and objectives
  • Developing and implementing fir-for-purpose project controls processes and procedures across the client’s global project portfolio to ensure standardization, predictability and reliability of controls
  • Managing project financials including development of detailed financial control environment, resources, capabilities and risks
  • Provide guidance, coaching, leadership and support for client resources and delivery teams utilizing experience, industry practices and engagement techniques
  • Ensure assign projects are delivered in an effective, timely, efficient and consistently with client expectations and Accenture delivery excellence standards
  • Actively participate in practice business development consulting tasks thru client engagements, industry activities, professional seminars and personal development
  • Engage and mentor cross functional teams on both client and project engagements.  Supporting the development and growth of individuals in the practice and building trusted relationships across practice
  • Travel Required

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • 10 + years of construction industry related experience in various industries as Oil&Gas, Chemicals. Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities, Technology Infrastructure
  • Deep project controls experience with an in-depth knowledge and practice of global construction processes, tools and techniques
  • Experience in understanding, analyzing and reporting of complex portfolios of projects through use of leading practices, program management tools, techniques and methodologies (AACE, PMP, ANSI 748)
  • Industry delivery methods and procurement strategies for client objectives and risk mitigation
  • Contracting methodologies for client legal risk tolerance, business corporate risk tolerance, and legal parameters
  • Change management and governance leading practices
  • Risk management concepts, tools and mitigation techniques

SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills

  • Preferred Industry Certifications:   CCM, CCE, PSP, EVM, PE, PMP, AIA, QS, highly desirable
  • Track record of leading a project controls function with a demanding and challenging multi stakeholder environment, either as an advisor or an owner project controls manager
  • Experience in developing, implementing and optimizing project controls functions globally for projects exceeding $25 million
  • Proven leadership skills demonstrating strong judgement, problem solving, and decision-making abilities together with experience of mentoring others
  • Experience presenting to clients and senior executive level managers decision makers to position and sell ideas to various technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience operating within a highly professional services or consulting environment, operate in a matrix management structure to drive results, client engagements, and internal resources
  • Technology Platforms and Functional Experience
    • Schedule: Primavera P6, MSProject
    • Cost Management: Primavera Unifier, Ecosys, ARES Prism
    • Risk Management: PERT Master, Acumen FUSE
    • Contract Management: Ariba
    • Document Management: Documentum, Sharepoint, ProjectWise
    • Integrated ERP Analytics: BI, Primavera Analytics. Primavera Prime, Tableau, Qlikview

WHERE YOU LIVE:  Within 90 miles of the Accenture office



  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement
  • You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects
  • Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company
  • Access to leading-edge technology
  • Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan


Now is the time to become a digital disrupter. The opportunity is here—what’s stopping you from pursuing it?

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