Deloitte Project Manager - Global Workforce, Tax Technology – Senior Consultant in Dallas, Texas

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Organisations today are faced with an increasingly complex global talent landscape. The workforce is more agile, diversified and on demand, leading organisations to re-evaluate their talent models and how they deploy teams globally. An ever-changing geo-political landscape and new tax digital strategies create opportunities for Deloitte to ensure we provide innovative solutions to keep our clients compliant. Global Employer Services (GES) is a market leading $1 billion business with a prestigious client portfolio delivering mobility, reward and compliance services enabled through technology solutions. We are offering a unique opportunity to join our GES Technology team of 170 professionals worldwide. This high performing, successful team creates innovative new technology products to enable GES services where you will have the platform to drive, influence and contribute to the success of our business. Role descriptionDeloitte is a market leader in Global Workforce consulting, which is a key and strategic growth area for our business. You ll work as part of a multi-discipline team of industry, technology and analytics specialists to deliver transformation technology projects as part of a multi-million dollar investment to transform GES technology market offerings.As a Project Manager, you will work closely with the Technology Program Lead, subject matter experts / business leads, development teams around the world and third party vendors to deliver various solutions within optimised timelines. You will be responsible on a day-to-day basis to have a deep understanding of each project to ensure delivery goals are met and advise and escalate any anticipated challenges.LocationYou will be based in a Deloitte London office, however travel may be required to work with other teams around the globe.Role typeThis is a permanent role with a degree of flexibility. We do encourage careful consideration of agile ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. ResponsibilitiesProgram GovernanceMaintain and update program organization structure charts as requiredManage list of resources/stakeholders involved in program governanceRefine/Define roles and responsibilities Program Status ReportingPrepare and distribute regular status reports providing key stakeholders with correct, transparent, and timely program performanceSupport and create other Management reporting as required by the Program leadership Risks & Issues ManagementTrack and monitor status of risks and issuesManage escalation and resolution of risks and issues according to the defined standards or governance across the program and mitigate potential risk factors that have a material impact on the cost, scope, or timeline of the programCoordinate and facilitate accountability assignment on any significant unanticipated program-level issues, action items, and tasks to drive timely resolution/closure Work-plan ManagementManage the Integrated work plan including monitoring of inter-workstream dependenciesTrack appropriate reporting on progress against plan for the milestones in the work planManage consistent approach across all workstreams, with standard template and guidelines (e.g., organization of activities, granularity of task monitoring, resource loading/leveling, capturing internal and external interdependencies, marking of milestones, marking of deliverables, tracking of re-occurring activities, project plan reporting, etc.), on development and on-going management of project plans Scope ManagementCoordinate with release team to define high-level scope of the Program for each planning cycleAlign high-level Program scope with individual work-stream plans for Program deliveryPerform impact assessment for scope and delivery timing decisions with downstream impact across work-streams Vendor ManagementEnsure that vendors meet or exceed their contractual obligationsManage the interaction between vendors and internal program delivery teams to provide adequate visibility of interdependent initiatives and programs RequirementsAs an individual joining Deloitte, we would expect that you possess demonstrable knowledge and proven ability to deliver in the below areas:Human capital, global mobility technology experience is highly desirable but not essentialPrevious experience working for the Big 4 or other large consulting firm is desirable but not essentialKnowledge or experience of agile methodologiesPassion for delivering unique technology solutionsFamiliarity of release management You are here: TaxOur business spans the full range of tax activities and by integrating these specialist areas when forging a team for the client, we can deliver the best advice to that client, wherever in the worldthey operate. Internally, the tax department is split into three main areas: Business Tax, Indirect Tax and Global Employer Services. Our consultative approach adds significant value to our clients businesses and makes a tangible difference to their profits. As a result, you ll get to work with a variety of clients, across a wide range of industry sectors, from large multinational companies to entrepreneurs and other high net worth individuals. This variety of work means you ll gain broad and in-depth knowledge of business. As well as providing coaching in key financial, business, consulting and legal skills, we ll also give you all the support you need to gain valuable professional qualifications. About DeloitteOur Purpose & StrategyTo make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. How will this role make an impact that matters with Deloitte?This role will play an integral part in a high performing team that is regarded within the firm as one of the leading and most successful service lines, with a reputation for being proactive, entrepreneurial, successful and fun to work with. What do we do?Deloitte offers Global integrated professional services that include Audit and Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world. What do we value?At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service. We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture, and we support agile working arrangements. Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte inagile ways.We are proud to have received a Best for All Stages of Motherhood special award in 2016 as aTop Employer for Working Families.

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