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Transformation Design and Execution - Manager - Consulting - Location OPEN

Location:  Atlanta
Other locations:  Anywhere in Region
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Jul 23, 2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  1045402

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.


Transformation Design & Execution Manager 

Transformation Design & Execution @ EY provides a rewarding career targeted toward becoming a professional in complex business, technology and infrastructure transformations. If you have a passion for rallying together with a team to solve the most complex challenges in today's marketplace, come join our dynamic TD&E team!


The opportunity 

Our clients are seeking to hire a new type of Transformation Management expert – one who provides strategic guidance but is also deeply embedded in the delivery and success of their programs. Traditional suppliers - such as strategy houses, systems integrators and engineering project management consultants - cannot provide the complete service our clients now demand. Our insights and capabilities across all portfolio levels in planning, analysis and delivery are integrated into our core offerings and this exemplifies our unique viewpoint over traditional program management. We also provide services that focus on 'bridging the gap between Execution and Strategy. This is done primarily by designing and implementing strategic frameworks and solutions that allow companies to make data-driven decisions to optimize and manage portfolios and programs/projects. With digital transformations being a focus of EY, we have incorporated technology into our processes, automating manual work and enabling us to  

provide greater insights and value to our clients. 


Your key responsibilities 

A successful Transformation Management Manager will work with our clients to establish a TMO, PMO or EPMO infrastructure to mobilize and manage programs by applying a proven EY framework and methodology based on industry recognized global standards. For these projects, you will be leading a team and teaming with engagement leadership to design, establish and operate day to day program, project and governance structures, track performance, and complete status and benefit realization across workstreams.  

You will support a knowledgeable team with experience in planning, controlling and execution of complex programs, PMO's and Transformation Offices. In your role, you will gain key insights and drive strategic conversations with our clients.   

You will also have the opportunity to work directly with clients to analyze business problems and design Portfolio and Project Management (PPM) processes that address the client's current needs. Additionally, PPM Business Solutions team members work closely with our PPM Technology Solutions team to creatively leverage technology to support processes as part of the overall solution design.  

For these engagements, you'll focus on transforming the organization's ability to plan and control portfolios, and manage programs/projects through: 

• Assessments, Process Design 

• Capability Roadmap Development 

• PMO Setup & OperationsPage 2 

• Automation & Digital Enablement 


Skills and attributes for success 

  • Leverage data and a variety of media to present complex messages to a range of audiences  
  • Manage team and project resources effectively. Foster an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment. Play an active role in counseling and mentoring staff and senior consultants within the organization. Provide constructive feedback and coach team members  
  • Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Remain current on new developments in advisory capabilities. Share technical, strategic and market knowledge to inform client's decision-making. Drive projects to completion and determine that work is of a high quality. Update stakeholders and proactively identify and escalate roadblocks and scope changes  
  • Cultivate and maintain long-term client relationships and networks. Develop relationships with team members across all EY practices to serve client needs.  
  • Identify opportunities to expand current offerings and initiate conversations with client

To qualify for the role you must have  

  • A bachelor's or master's degree  
  • Approximately 5+ years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 4 years of related work experience providing advisory services in leading Program Management function in at least one of the following areas:  
  • PMO/EPMO design/set up and delivery, Program road-mapping design, PMO maturity assessment, End-to End ERP implementation, End-to End Portfolio and Program Management implementation, Transformation Office design/set up and delivery.  
  • Project and Portfolio Management process design work in at least one of the following areas; Assessments, Process Design, Capability Roadmap Development, PMO Setup & Operations, Data Framework and Design and Automation & Digital Enablement. 
  • Proven success in leading and developing a team of staff/senior consulting professionals and managing engagement economics.  
  • Portfolio and Program Tool expertise such as: MS Project, Clarity, Primavera, MS Server, Plainview, Niku HP, Azure Dev Ops, or Jira 
  • PM Methodology expertise such as: Agile, Scrum, Waterfall 
  • Experience driving pursuit efforts. Experience with the end-to-end RFP process (RFP, Response, proposal, Client Presentation, SOW and Execution) and understanding of client procurement processes. Experience supervising proposal-writing and presenting during RFP process  
  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills  
  • A valid driver's license in the US and a valid passport required; willingness to travel to meet client needs and ability to travel internationally; travel is estimated at 65- 75% 


Ideally, you'll also have 

  • A bachelors or master's degree with an emphasis in Computer Systems, Engineering, Economics and/or Business.  
  • Potential certifications include: CPA, PMP, Six Sigma and/or Certified SAP Solution Manager, Scrum, Agile SAFe  
  • ​Sector experience in areas such as Automotive, Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility, Consumer Products and Goods, Media and Entertainment, Life Sciences, and Consumer Products


What we look for 
We look for people who can develop and implement creative solutions to challenging problems and work well with teams to do it. We look for people with an entrepreneurial spirit: innovative by nature, always creating new approaches, products, services, and technologies. Helping clients solve tough problems and implement solutions requires strong intellectual abilities and rigor as well as a practical sense of what works and what does not. We seek people who strive to lead themselves, their teams, and their communities, and who can foster effective teamwork to drive results. Is this you? 

What we offer 
We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 18 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. 
Plus, we offer:  
• The opportunity to work in many roles to solve our client's toughest issues – Integrating world-class problem solving, industry and functional expertise, and proprietary tools and capabilities to create change and lasting impact. 
• Our style is collaborative, agile, and flexible to meet the needs of your people, processes, and technologies. 
• An excellent team of senior colleagues dedicated to managing and varying your workload.  

  • Continuous learning: You'll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next. 
  • Success as defined by you: We'll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way. 
  • Transformative leadership: We'll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs. 
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You'll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

What we offer


We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


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