Job Location: Melbourne
Regional Description: Australia
Job Number: 00560193 00560193_en-GB
Technology Strategy Manager
Why Accenture Strategy?
In the world of strategy today, it is about the future, and in the future, technology is the disruptor. Digital technology is changing competitive landscapes and creating new opportunities for almost every organization. This situation plays directly to Accenture's strengths; operating at the intersection of business and technology. With Accenture Strategy, we have created what we believe is the strategy firm of the future. It's a very exciting place to be!
Our 8,000+ strong team of strategists combine deep business insight and tremendous technology understanding within the context of our client's industry. There is no one player who can bring all of that together at the scale and with the degree of integration that Accenture can. This is what our clients' current challenges and opportunities demand of us and it is what makes us different to any other strategy firm in the market.
Accenture Strategy solves complex business challenges at the intersect of business and technology. We take a specialist led, value based approach to identifying the right technology strategies for our clients.
Technology Strategy is a critical, fast growing component of our overall Strategy practice. We focus on developing company-wide strategies that exploit disruptive technologies as well as advising our Fortune 500 CIO clients on how to reimagine their IT operating models, architectures and governance.
With your impressive knowledge of the evolving digital landscape, disruptive technologies and trends in technology strategy, you will lead high performance teams to address priority C-suite issues with precision and speed.
Candidate will be a Manager focusing on Digital Technology Strategy and related transformation. Digital Technology Strategy practitioners work with C-suite and senior leadership of top organizations across industries and geographies to:
Apply deep technology strategy development, architecting value and operating model architecture skills to influence client digital agenda.
Partner with technology and business leaders to make bold decisions on priority C-Suite issues intersecting business, digital technology & operations.
Understand clients' industry landscape and business in the context of global, economic, technology & social trends.
Adapt, develop and implement specific digital transformation solutions and drive value led work for clients.
Your Role: Technology Strategy Consultant
There will never be a typical day at Accenture, that's why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are limitless in this ever-changing business landscape.
Here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities.
Drive a rigorous and structured approach to identifying and solving technology business problems that lead to strategic insights
Lead value analysis to generate technology insights and identify value creation opportunities for clients and Accenture
Lead the creation of well-articulated thought leadership assets that present innovative and action-oriented information, insight, knowledge, guidance and recommendations on a specific market-relevant technology strategy topic.
Shape and lead innovative and pragmatic programs that translate results from business diagnosis and planning into transformation solutions within the digital area
Identify/prioritize account-level value creation opportunities based on assessment activities and an understanding of high-level visions, performance gaps, and needs
Contributing to our thought leadership at the intersect of business and technology
Your Experience - We're looking for experience in one or more of the following areas:
IT Strategy : Experience in the business application of technology, an analytical and rigorous approach, business case experience, ability to turn data into insightful executive summaries
IT Innovation: Digital-focused experience of identifying and exploiting new value streams enabled by leading edge technologies
Data Strategy: Experience to new business models and customer journeys enabled by evolving data architecture and advanced analytics
IT Operating Model: IT process excellence oriented experience, operating model design and transformation
IT Workforce: People Change experience within an IT environment, organization design and transformation
IT Commercial: IT commercial background, good knowledge of IT Service Integrator Models, outsourcing advisory, experience with contract negotiations and service contracts
Enterprise Architecture: Experience in helping clients establish a vision, roadmap and governance. Experience in Enterprise Architecture tools such as Troux, Mega, Alfabet etc. Exposure to industry frameworks such as TOGAF.
Application Strategy: Experience in helping clients re-position their technology portfolio to fuel growth by balancing cost and capability.
Set Yourself Apart: Preferred Qualifications
Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes a range of market-relevant benefits and programs to help you manage the demands of work and life.