Business Consulting And Technology, Business Applications, Regional Director

Grant Thornton LLP Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 3 months ago

Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 30,000 people serving clients in more than 100 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

We are committed to capitalizing on our strengths and serving dynamic organizations that share our values and drive. Our global values of collaboration, leadership, excellence, agility, respect and responsibility guide our behaviors and fuel our ambition to be the firm that makes a difference, every day.

We provide companies the guidance they need to help run their businesses, establish robust internal controls, use information effectively and improve performance. These services include transaction support, valuation, recovery and reorganization, information technology solutions, forensic accounting and investigative services to name a few.

It is Grant Thornton's policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Grant Thornton is a collaborative, entrepreneurial firm on the move! As part of a dynamic, global organization of more than 42,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

Business Consulting & Technology, Technology Solutions Architect

Grant Thornton's Advisory professionals are progressive thinkers who create, protect, transform value today, so our clients have the opportunity to thrive and grow. Our advisory practice creates holistic solutions delivered by innovative, curious professionals who bring technical depth and industry insight to our clients.

Grant Thornton's Advisory business lines are designed to create, protect, and transform value. Transaction Services (create value) works hand-in-hand with Business Consulting and Technology (transform value) and Business Risk Services (protect value). Business Consulting and Technology Practice consists of Financial Management, Strategy & Performance Improvement, Technology Strategy and Management and Technology Solutions.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Performs advisory and implementation services to address manufacturing, financial, human resources, business intelligence, supply chain, and other business needs throughout the enterprise leveraging the full suite of Oracle products (i.e. Oracle EBS, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, and Hyperion Products). Additionally the role will require assistance in business development and practice development.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in full life cycle implementations including: planning, design, & build phases

  • Responsible for documenting business requirements, system design and transformational goals

  • Configure applications and conduct iterative unit testing

  • Help to create training materials and quick reference guides to support user adoption

  • Conduct training classes to prepare end users for deployment

  • Provide post-production support.

  • Manage full life cycle implementations.

  • Manage resources and budget on client projects.

  • Manage teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures.

  • Identify business opportunities to increase usability and profitability of information architecture.

  • Experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement.

  • Other general and administrative responsibilities include participation in meetings and preparation of minutes as appropriate

  • Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization)

  • Assist practice leadership in creating proposals, budgets, and work plans. Participate in other business development activities as appropriate

  • Interview campus and/or experienced candidate

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in HR, Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, MIS or related field. A Master's degree is a plus.

  • 6 to 10 years of related work experience in a similar consulting practice or function servicing cross-industry clients at a national level.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of software development lifecycles, key metrics and reports

  • Experience with Enterprise Application Integration & back-end data connectivity applications

  • Experience installing/configuring/implementing Oracle HCM Applications

  • 5-7 years of Oracle HCM design and configuration experience

  • Consulting experience with Oracle Cloud Applications, and/or other ERP Systems

  • Experience with implementation or administration of Oracle Solutions including one or more of the following modules; HR, Benefits, Time and Labor, Payroll

  • A proven functional/technical professional with at least a full lifecycle Oracle Cloud HCM implementation

  • At least 3 years of experience implementing Oracle HCM

  • Skilled as a team member, team lead or Project Manager on at least one full cycle implementation

  • Strong knowledge of Oracle tables, configuration, rules, and parameters

  • Proven ability delivering complex and time sensitive projects

  • Strong leadership skills; able to conduct meetings and write technically oriented documents

  • Able to work with clients to understand current state processes and define future state processes based on business objectives

  • Experience managing complex full-life cycle technology projects.

  • Proven experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement.

  • Prior experience managing resources and budgets on client projects.

  • Experience development of statements of work and/or client proposals.

  • Must be able to scope out the effort and cost for an enterprise reporting solution.

  • Ability to define how an enterprise information system will align with the organization's business and strategic objectives.

  • Must have eagerness to mentor junior staff.

  • Willingness/Ablity to travel up to 100%

BENEFITS:

Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits please visit http://www.gt.com/.

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world's leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenue in excess of $1.56 billion and operates 58 offices across the United States with more than 565 partners and 8,000 employees.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly and privately held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

It is Grant Thornton's policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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