Accenture Salesforce Consultant in Canada

Title: Salesforce Consultant Location: Canada-Canada Other Locations: Canada-Canada Job Number: 00479096

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. Aligning technology with business strategy and goals they work directly with the client gathering requirements to analyze, design and/or implement technology best practice business changes. They are sought out as experts internally and externally for their deep functional or industry expertise, domain knowledge, or offering expertise. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Software as a Service professionals demonstrate skills and experience related to Software as a Service (SaaS) - software delivery model in which software and associated data are centrally hosted on the cloud.

Salesforce.com professionals demonstrate skills in Salesforce.com which is the leader in CRM solutions for customer relationship management software and cloud computing.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

  • Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/o management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.

  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance. Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.

  • Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications

  • Deep knowledge of Cloud Computing (SaaS, PaaS) and Salesforce.com, either through work at industry participants or consulting to the industry

  • Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions – cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation and management

  • Salesforce.com and other certifications, required

  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable

  • Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Skills

  • Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions

  • Consulting experience with medium to large consulting firms focusing on cloud computing related consulting (storage, SaaS, multi-tenant computing, large scale computing environments, etc)

  • Familiarity with multiple implementation standards and methodologies

  • Very strong work ethic with a customer service focus (high intensity)

  • Bilingual: Proficiency in French will be an asset

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Ability to articulate and clearly communicate solution scope, timeline, and benefits with client stakeholders

  • Strong interpersonal, team building, organizational and motivational skills

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to workcreatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.

  • Desire to work in aninformation systems environment

  • Excellent leadership,communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstratedleadership in professional setting either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated teamworkand collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian.

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