Oracle Consulting Practice Manager in Quincy, Massachusetts

This manager-level position is responsible for a segment within a given practice focused on a specific industry, service line, technology center, specialty area or region. Responsible for managing the three main pillars of a practice: people management, portfolio/delivery management and sales enablement. Has profit and loss responsibility or financial/expense management of practice.

Accountable for operational/financial metrics and overall business results of practice. Responsible for maintaining practice direction, ensuring quality of consulting delivery, and maintaining customer referenceability. Ensures that operational policies are followed and that business objectives are achieved by focusing on best practices and process improvements. Develops plans to successfully implement operational policies and achieves business plan. Is accountable for managing and growing a revenue stream and customer base. Typically manages individual contributors. May serve as advisor for moderately complex engagements.

8 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience and 2 years of project management leadership experience. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Can lead, engage, mobilize and motivate multiple teams to accomplish goals. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the practice focus. Ability to travel as needed.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of 3-5 project managers responsible for implementing Oracle Retail Consulting Stores consulting engagements, monitoring and ensuring overall project success for each team.

  • Ensure that costs incurred are monitored against plans and realize benefits as planned as the program progresses.

  • Identify issues and initiate corrective action as necessary.

  • Communicate regularly and effectively will all stakeholders, within the team, within the organization, and with the customer.

  • Approve the project plans of the project teams. Ensure the delivery of these plans within the set time, quality, and budget constraints.

  • Report overall program status to the steering group at regular intervals and on an ad-hoc basis.

  • Put in place the governance and operational working practices of the program team, following the OUM/GSOP process.

Experience Required

  • A track record of delivering complex technology programs.

  • Experience of working within, influencing within, and networking within a matrix environment.

  • Optional program management qualification (PgMP or MSP).

  • Experience of working with geographically dispersed teams.

  • 10 plus years industry experience, with a minimum of 5 years in project and/or program management.

Job: *Consulting

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Consulting Practice Manager

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 170017IO