Huron Consulting Group Consulting Director, Salesforce - Nationwide in Chicago, Illinois

The Opportunity:

Consulting companies are not all created equal and while Huron values a humble attitude, we don’t mind admitting one fact: the collective experience of our colleagues and our global footprint gives us a distinct edge in the Enterprise Solutions & Analytics arena. Because our clients rely on Huron’s forward-thinking perspective, we take the brightest consultants and immerse them in a collaborative culture that fosters brilliance.

As a leader of cloud implementations, we have significant Oracle, Workday and Salesforce expertise and are the largest and fastest-growing EPM firm in North America. With inspiring capabilities in Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Business Intelligence, Data Integration (and so much more), Huron guarantees to ignite your true potential.

The innovation and insight we develop today become the solutions of tomorrow.

Position Summary:

What does it mean to head up a world-class tech team, one with deep collective knowledge and admirable achievement? It means you’ve ascended to the rank of Huron Technology Director…worthy of industry-wide respect and recognition. When you take on this key role, you inherit a host of responsibilities, challenges, and rewards. Imagine the difference you can make by providing leadership, coaching, and mentorship to analysts, associates, managers, subcontractors, and client personnel that rely profoundly on such guidance and supervision.

Directors engage in a multitude of industry and Practice responsibilities. They identify gaps in practice knowledge… discover strategies to enhance capabilities… develop detailed project plans… manage budgets and resource loads …and leverage expertise across the organization. They also handle engagement economics, develop/manage senior level client relationships, and ensure high-level quality/efficiency on projects and deliverables.

As a prominent industry leader and Practice Manager, you can expect significant onsite client contact and 3-4 days per week of travel. The responsibilities of Tech Director are considerable. But the job’s challenges… complexities… contributions… they will bring you robust professional growth—and profound personal satisfaction.

Create a lasting impact. Let’s get to work - together.

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of consulting experience.

  • 7 + years of experience managing external client projects in positions of increasing responsibility in the delivery of business consulting, systems development, and systems.

  • Familiarity with Force.com platform technical limitations and common technical design patterns

  • Ability to define and deliver custom Force.com enterprise applications.

  • Hands on development experience with the Salesforce.com API.

  • Knowledge of enterprise systems, CRM, SFA, and ERP.

  • In-depth understanding of the capabilities and constraints of the SFDC CRM application

  • Experience defining business solutions leveraging SFDC

  • In-depth Visual Force and Apex knowledge

  • Proven ability to design and optimize business processes and to integrate business processes across disparate systems.

  • Experience with Enterprise Integration tools.

  • Minimum Travel required during the process & discovery sessions at the client locations.

  • Effectively balance and prioritize multiple projects concurrently.

  • Client-focused attitude. A customer advocate.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information System, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related IT discipline

Additional Qualifications:

Salesforce.com Certified (Architect or Developer)

Sales Cloud or Service Cloud certifications are a plus.

About Huron:

At Huron, we’re redefining what a consulting organization can be. We go beyond advice to deliver results that last. We inherit our client’s challenges as if they were our own. We help them transform for the future. We advocate. We make a difference. And we intelligently, passionately, relentlessly do great work…together.

Are you the kind of person who stands ready to jump in, roll up your sleeves and transform ideas into action? Then come discover Huron.

Whether you have years of experience or come right out of college, we invite you to explore our many opportunities. Find out how you can use your talents and develop your skills to make an impact immediately. Learn about how our culture and values provide you with the kind of environment that invites new ideas and innovation. Come see how we collaborate with each other in a culture of learning, coaching, diversity and inclusion. And hear about our unwavering commitment to make a difference in partnership with our clients, shareholders, communities and colleagues.

Huron Consulting Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage to employees and dependents; a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match; an employee stock purchase plan; a generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Our Wellness Program supports employee total well-being by providing free annual health screenings and coaching, bank at work, and on-site workshops, as well as ongoing programs recognizing major events in the lives of our employees throughout the year. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.

Huron is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity to job applicants and employees in recruitment, hiring, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, religion, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, creed, citizenship or any other status protected by laws or regulations in the locations where we do business. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.

LI:

Category: Business Advisory Consulting
Category: Enterprise Solutions & Analytics Consulting
Category: Technology
Opportunity Type: Experienced
Country: United States
State: IL
City: Chicago
Requisition ID: 4996