Oracle Practice Manager - eCommerce Vertical - NetSuite Professional Services 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.


The Practice Manager, Professional Services - Austin, TX

Delivery isresponsible for attaining quarterly Professional Services (PS) revenue targets,in the form of delivered billable hours. Additionally, this role is responsiblefor the scoping and positioning of new services engagements. The incumbent willact as a key point of contact for Sales and Solution Consulting onopportunities within designated vertical. This role directly supports the salescycle via internal knowledge transfers, solution reviews and executive-level prospectmeetings. The successful candidate will excel at expanding NetSuite s footprintwith existing customers through upsell of services opportunities. They willmanage a team of resources, as well as handle all resource planning andstaffing for team on a broad range of services engagements, maximizing billableutilization. Furthermore, the role will manage project portfolio and ensurethat quality standards for delivery are exceeded. The PracticeManager, Professional Services - Delivery will serve as an escalation point forservices engagements. As well as being a key resource for internal practicedevelopment efforts, will train and mentor new and experienced resources.

Detailed Responsibilities include:

Achieve and Exceed PS Revenue and Profitability Objectives

  • Ensureteam billable utilization targets are met

  • Attainquarterly PS revenue targets

  • Supportthe sales cycle through scoping and approval of PS engagements, Executive-levelprospect meetings and Solution reviews

  • Manageproject portfolio to ensure quality, on-time and on-budget implementationsusing a mix of global resources

Increase the Value of the NetSuite Application for Customers

  • ExpandPS sales in existing customer base

  • Becometrusted adviser to the Customer through implementation lifecycle and beyond

  • Teamwith Account Management and Client Management teams to promote user adoptionand effective use of NetSuite, and support renewal efforts

  • Collaboratewith NetSuite partners during services engagements

Ensure High Customer Satisfaction

  • Responsiblefor adhering to highest quality standards in project delivery

  • Manageexecutive-level customer relationships and provide team oversight throughNetSuite implementation

  • Serveas Steering Committee member on strategic projects

  • Responsiblefor project staffing and resource scheduling on a broad range of consultingengagements

  • Contributeto company s focus on verticalization through participation in internalcross-departmental initiatives

Increase Engagement and Capabilities of PS Resources

  • Hire,train and manage team of new and experience resources to fulfill Practiceobjectives

  • Providecoaching and mentoring to assist in resources career development

  • Buildteam s expertise and confidence in project delivery work

  • Handleday-to-day administrative tasks such as: vacation scheduling, expense reports,time

Preferred Qualifications include:

  • 5 years of experience in managing software delivery practices

  • 5 years of experience in Program/Project Management OR a Senior level softwareapplication Consulting role with a consulting firm or leading software provider

  • Demonstratedexperience successfully leading and delivering Professional Services

Excellent understanding of the software and high tech industry standardbusiness practices as related to e-Commerce

  • Implementationexperience with e-Commerce and a good understanding of integration, data,customization, and other e-Commerce implementation related principles

  • Exceptionalescalation management skills.

  • Experiencedeveloping cost estimates for Professional Services efforts, as well aspresenting value propositions

  • Excellentcustomer relationship acumen with comfort interacting at the C level

  • Experiencesuccessfully delivering presentations via web conferencing

  • Excellentverbal and written communication, presentation, and negotiation skills

  • Consultingand management experience in a SaaS environment is a plus

  • PMPcertification is a plus

Why Oracle NetSuite?

One word - transformation.

At the NetSuite Division of Oracle, we believe the cloud is here to stay and so do our 20,000 customers. We believe businesses should not be bogged down by the overhead of bulky data centers and expensive personnel to run it all. Businesses need to be lean, efficient and agile. We are transforming business around the globe by providing a cloud-based, unified system that delivers unprecedented capabilities to drive business forward.

Job: *Consulting

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Practice Manager - eCommerce Vertical - NetSuite Professional Services

Location: TX,Texas-Austin

Requisition ID: 17000WQ6

Other Locations: United States