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Strategy Principal Director

Dubai Job No. r00179963 Full-time

Job Description

Job Description  

Business Strategy Senior Manager, Health & Public Sector

Location:  Dubai, United Arab Emirates

About Accenture 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale. We are a talent and innovation led company with 738,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and we are one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. We combine our strength in technology with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise and global delivery capability. We are uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Accenture Song. These capabilities, together with our culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable us to help our clients succeed and build trusted, lasting relationships. We measure our success by the 360° value we create for our clients, each other, our shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at 

Accenture Strategy & Consulting

In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value.

That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients.

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships, serving as a trusted advisor and collaborating to understand their strategic goals and challenges (including C-suite and high-level executives).

  • Lead and contribute to the development of client strategies, offering insights and innovative solutions to complex business problems.

  • Manage and mentor a team of consultants, providing guidance, support, and fostering a collaborative work environment.

  • Oversee the end-to-end project delivery process, ensuring that projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.

  • Identify new business opportunities, contribute to proposal development, and play a key role in the growth and expansion of the practice.

  • Stay updated on industry trends, market insights, and emerging technologies to provide thought leadership and keep clients ahead of the curve.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Overall, 10+ years’ experience with at least 5 years of relevant industry, functional and/or strategy experience including but not limited to business / digital strategy development, platform design, operating model design, and business cases for government agencies.

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field; an MBA or advanced degree is a plus.

  • Proven experience in management consulting, preferably within a top-tier consulting firm.

  • Public Sector experience including one or more of: Citizen Services, Administrative Services, Health, Postal, Customer and Border Protection, Policing, Investments, and Development.

  • Experience in other sectors such as Financial Services, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Telecom, is also welcome.

  • Curious and passionate about technology and understands its impact on business and society.

  • Driven and proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results.

  • Exceptional leadership and team management capabilities.

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to provide innovative solutions.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work with multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.

Why join us? 

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues

  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools

  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards

  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends

  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live

Next Steps 

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