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KPMG

Director/ Executive Director, Delivery - Oracle

Posted 2 days ago

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Location

Canada

Job Description

Overview
At KPMG, you'll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

Are you a talented leader with a proven track record for motivating teams and delivering exceptional client service?

Our Oracle team is looking for a professional like you with the skills and drive to make a real difference.

The Delivery and Practice Director role at KPMG is a dynamic and integral position that offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to lead and drive successful project outcomes in our innovative and fast-paced environment. As a Delivery and Practice Lead, you will play a central role in orchestrating cross-functional teams, managing project timelines, manage project teams across multiple geographies and ensuring the delivery of high-quality results in alignment with organizational goals.

What you will do
  • Project Planning and Delivery Strategy : Define project scope, goals, and deliverables along with a detailed project plan, ensuring alignment with the overall business objectives and client requirements including management of interdependencies with other projects
  • Resource Management : Allocate resources effectively and coordinate across teams to ensure adequate staffing levels and skillsets to meet project needs. Optimize resource allocation and utilization for maximum efficiency.
  • Stakeholder Management : Act as the primary point of contact for clients, providing regular updates on project progress, addressing concerns, and managing expectations. Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external.
  • Financial Management : Monitor project budgets and expenditures, ensuring that projects are delivered within budgetary constraints. Monitor project expenses and report on financial performance regularly. Identify opportunities for cost savings and revenue generation.
  • Risk Management : Identify potential risks and issues that may impact project timelines or deliverables. Develop mitigation strategies and contingency plans to address these risks proactively.
  • Project Monitoring : Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to track project progress and performance. Monitor task assignments to help ensure they are performed on schedule, within intended scope and to a satisfactory level of quality. Implement "back to plan" measures when progress deviates from plan
  • Project Reporting: G enerate regular reports for senior management and clients, highlighting achievements, challenges, and recommendations for improvement. Ensure all project documentation is accurate, up-to-date, and accessible at all times.
  • Continuous Improvement : Evaluate project processes and methodologies, identifying areas for optimization, implement leading practices and lessons learned from previous projects.
  • Change Management: Manage changes to project scope, schedule, and resources, ensuring that all stakeholders are informed and impacted parties are appropriately engaged.
  • Business Development : Take part in business development activities, such as new project estimations, proposal responses and presentation during client orals
What you bring to the role
  • Bachelor's degree in business or information technology or project management, with outstanding academic credentials
  • At least 15+ years of experience as a delivery leader, leading multi disciplinary, multi party, complex, cross geography initiatives to implement and support technology ( cloud and On Prem) solutions along with managed services.
  • Experience with large scale end-to-end transformation projects that includes large number of integrations and working with third party application owners.
  • Experience with end-to-end delivery leadership of enterprise solution project(s), such as SAP, Oracle, Workday and Microsoft Dynamics 365. Preferred on Oracle Cloud SaaS ERP and HCM.
  • Professional certification, such as Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) is a definite asset.
  • Prior experience of working in a consulting environment is preferred.
  • Ability to think strategically by seeing the big picture before doing a deep dive for projects.
  • Experience in building and managing a practice within a consulting firm.
  • Exper ienced in bringing multiple teams together and improving coordination and collaboration.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, able to function independently with minimal supervision and able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment with multiple stakeholder profiles.
  • Demonstrated effective communication (both verbal and written), documentation and organizational skills.
  • Strong commitment to professional client service excellence
  • Excellent communication skills (oral & written)


Providing you with the support you need to be at your best
For more information about KPMG in Canada's Benefits and well-being, click here.

Our Values, The KPMG Way
Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here .

Adjustments and accommodations throughout the recruitment process
At KPMG, we strive for an inclusive recruitment process that allows all candidates to Come As You Are and Thrive with Us. We aim to provide a positive experience and are ready to offer adjustments or accommodations to help you perform at your best. Adjustments (an informal request), i.e. extra preparation time or the option for micro breaks during interviews, and accommodations (a formal request), i.e. accessible communication supports or technology aids are tailored to individual needs and role requirements.

To begin a confidential conversation about adjustments or accommodations at any point throughout the recruitment process, we encourage you to contact KPMG's Employee Relations Service team for support by emailing cdnersteam@kpmg.ca or by calling 1-888-466-4778, Option 3.

For information about accessible employment at KPMG, please visit our accessibility page .

About KPMG

KPMG LLP is the Canadian member firm of KPMG International. We provide Audit, Tax, and Advisory services to many of the public and private business, not-for profit, and public sector organizations in Canada. Nationally, there are 40 offices and over 700 partners and 7,000 employees working together to help Canadian businesses achieve their goals. Leveraging the skills, knowledge and passion of our firm and our people allows us to serve our clients with uncompromising professionalism, cutting through complexity to provide valuable insight—in Canada and around the world. KPMG s.r.l./S.E.N.C.R.L. est le cabinet canadien membre de KPMG International Cooperative (« KPMG International »). Nous offrons des services professionnels en audit et en fiscalité ainsi que des services-conseils à une vaste clientèle composée notamment de sociétés ouvertes et fermées, d’organismes sans but lucratif et d’organisations du secteur public au Canada. KPMG compte 40 bureaux à l’échelle nationale, au sein desquels collaborent plus de 700 associés et 7 000 employés pour aider les sociétés canadiennes à atteindre leurs objectifs. Nous misons sur les compétences et le savoir-faire de notre équipe pour servir nos clients − au Canada et ailleurs dans le monde − avec rigueur et professionnalisme. Notre mission première : simplifier la complexité en proposant des perspectives éclairantes.

Industry

Banking & Finance

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-16

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