Job Location: Perth
Regional Description: Australia
Job Number: 00699913 00699913_en-GB
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
Working as part of our Finance and Performance Management team within the Resources industry globally is undergoing fundamental reform, with emergence of digital as a new driving force for change, shifting customer behaviours and expectations, and the continued impact of regulatory change. Our clients are therefore seeking help to move beyond the design and into the implementation of practical and workable solutions that meet client expectations and shareholder demands, but also create platforms that are sustainable, capital and cost efficient and driven by real insight. They have to get more from less from both change and run investments.
This is your opportunity to join a team that specialises in delivering high impact management consulting services to some of the largest and most complex Resources organisations in the market. You will help bring increased focus to the challenging issues faced by our clients and act as a catalyst for change by partnering with senior stakeholders and acting as a trusted advisor. As an experienced professional, you will be involved in business development, solution shaping and delivery of business solution design, implementation and continuous improvement advisory work that will deliver real value and a lasting impact for our clients.
Our Management Consulting Consultants have primary accountability for mobilising, managing and delivering projects and programmes. Management Consulting Consultants work collaboratively with our clients to develop and implement industry leading strategies and solutions. This includes activities from business development and commercial structuring, to project delivery into operations, and thought leadership / point of view development.
Accenture is looking for Finance and Enterprise Performance experts, with a background in Resources (Mining, Oil and Gas and Utilities) and ideally management consulting, to join a high performing management consultant team. Salary range $90,000 - $115,000 incl super.
Professional Skill Requirements
Industry-recognised qualifications / certifications for Finance, for example, CA/CPA, MBA or equivalents
Experience with ERP and supporting systems for Finance processes (i.e. SAP)
Undergraduate degree (at minimum)
Excellent communication (English written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Team leadership skills and Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
Experience of high profile work within tight timelines. Good organisational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
Extensive project and stakeholder management experience.
Communications and governance management.
An ability to quickly understand the key value drivers in a business and how these impact the scope and approach of client assignment.
Experience of running Governance Committees with senior stakeholders, with all associated processes.
Proven ability to rapidly distil key facts from multiple sources and to synthesise appropriate ideas and actions into plans.
Thorough understanding of the administration and hygiene side of project and programme management, e.g. RAIDs, plans, budgets, forecasts, resource management, etc.
Understanding of the key drivers for change in Resources (Oil and gas, Utilities and Mining) clients in the current economic and political environment.
Experience or desire to shape client propositions and commercials.
Strong problem solving skills.
Experience of having lead or had a material role on Finance transformational programmes of work.
Additional Preferred Skill Requirements:
Candidates will likely have very deep skills in one area or a combination of skills across several of the areas:
Support origination and sales efforts for Finance transformation and process reengineering opportunities
Deliver Finance transformation programs for both business and technology initiatives
Manage day-to-day project team operations and provide oversight for a team of consulting staff
Develop and promote the Finance and Enterprise Performance practice for Resources through development of assets, recruitment of relevant skills and internal Communications
Collaborate with internal Strategy and Technology partners to develop joint Finance and Enterprise Performance go-to-market strategies
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.