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KPMG

Manager, Oracle - Project to Result Lead

Posted 7 days ago

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

Building on the success of our practice, we are seeking talented and energetic candidates to join our Advisory team as a Manager, Oracle Cloud Projects working in our Management Consulting, Enterprise Solutions, Oracle practice.

What you will do
  • Deliver engagements under the direction of Senior Leadership
  • Implement and Support Oracle Cloud Projects modules (PPM) as the Functional Lead
  • Act as the Subject Matter Expert for Oracle Cloud Projects (PPM)
  • Conduct requirement gathering workshops, manage and run conference room pilots, and drive user testing and training workshops.
  • Design and implement solutions to drive business led technology enabled transformations
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders, partners, and customers in multiple areas
  • Conduct a thorough review of client deliverables (i.e. all documentation) to ensure they are presented in accordance with our client's quality standards.
  • Undertake or manage configurations to tailor solutions to client needs
  • Undertake or manage technical activities such as data conversions, integrations, security etc.
  • Work with agile and waterfall delivery methodologies
  • Manage and work in teams and individually as needed, including international teams
  • Coordinate with the Advisory team to formulate innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Work alongside Business Systems Analysts, Developers, Architects, Managers, and Implementation Partners to determine scope of work, plan resource allocations and determine the criteria for a successful Oracle implementation.
  • Lead projects ensuring adherence to the established project methodologies, standards, tools, processes, policies, and procedures.
  • Collaborate closely with the KPMG Senior Project Manager to support project tasks and deliverables, encompassing planning, budgeting, performance tracking, gap analyses, progress reporting, and risk and resource management.
What you bring to the role
  • A degree in Business Administration, Finance/Accounting, Information Technology, or a related field is typically required for roles in Oracle Finance. Advanced degrees or certifications in Oracle technologies or finance are advantageous.
  • 5+ years prior experience in managing teams, Oracle Cloud Projects implementations, administration, configuration, or functional support roles is highly desirable. This includes proficiency with all modules in Oracle Cloud Projects.
  • Hand-on experience in Oracle PPM cloud offerings such as Project Costing, Project Billing, Project Control, and Grants Management
  • Strong understanding of integrations with other modules such as General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, Expenses, Inventory, and Procurement.
  • Ability to collaborate closely with Finance professionals, administrators, HR teams, finance teams, IT support staff, and end-users to address Oracle finance-related inquiries, issues, and requests.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to resolving Oracle Projects-related issues, discrepancies, and system errors in a timely manner.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities and deadlines, particularly during payroll processing cycles and peak absence periods.
  • Commitment to maintaining confidentiality and integrity of Oracle Finance data and information, adhering to data security and privacy regulations and best practices.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively communicate with stakeholders, articulate technical concepts, document processes and procedures, and provide user training and support.
  • Fluency in English is required (French is an asset).


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 2024-09-14

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