Scheduling & Opportunity Management Analyst

Company Description

Avanade is the first worldwide consulting company implementing Microsoft technologies with more than 29.000 digitally connected people across 27 countries. Avanade delivers innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences through the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions realizing results for our clients and their customers. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.

Role Description

As a Scheduling Analyst, you will manage the supply and demand to effectively and efficiently staff projects with the necessary capabilities and expertise. You will work with various parties within Avanade in order to accomplish this. These individuals include Talent Community Leads, the Business Developers, Project Managers, and the Human Resources team.

As Opportunity Management analyst, you will manage the sales pipeline according to Avanade policies. You will keep the CRM system of Avanade up to date with the latest information provided by the Business Developers. Once a contract with a customer is signed, you will perform the required internal checks with legal counterparts and other internal stakeholders during the contract booking process.

Your scheduling responsibilities:

Be in charge of the assignments of consultants on the different projects that are ongoing

Work with the Talent Community Leads and Project Managers to help them staff resources on client projects

Update and maintain data in the scheduling system while ensuring information is accurate and reliable

Distribute weekly reports to the management team

Coordinate and facilitate employees' resume updates and writing in a standardized format

Track and report certification metrics of consultants

Your Opportunity Management responsibilities:

Keep the CRM system of Avanade up to date with the latest information provided by the Business developers

Once a contract with a customer is signed, you will perform the required internal checks with legal counterparts and other internal stakeholders during the contract booking process.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

You have a University degree

Ideally, you have about 1 to 5 years of experience.

You are able to facilitate and balance needs of stakeholders (i.e. customers, Business Development, Capability Director, and consultant in the fulfilment of a role in a project)

You can work in a dynamic, frequently changing and geographically dispersed environment

You are willing to help wherever needed - even in areas not specifically linked to scheduling and Opportunity Management

You possess a sound working knowledge of MS office products: Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.

You are goal-oriented and you have a sense of urgency to get things done

You are willing to seek responsibility and take ownership of tasks

You are organized with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

You are Independent, persistent, and decisive

You communicate effectively, both written and verbal, in Dutch, French and English

What we offer

At Avanade we continuously invest in the development of your skills. We help you to keep up to speed with the latest in technology and business.

Besides an exciting international environment, a unique chance to participate in challenging projects and interaction with inspiring colleagues who have a professional attitude and attach considerable importance to teamwork; we stand for:

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Contact

Stijn Neuts

[email protected]

Requisition ID - 46344

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.


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