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Business Strategy Consultant

 

Why Accenture Strategy?

Join Accenture Strategy and help transform leading companies and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. With ever changing competitive landscapes we’re creating new opportunities for organizations; operating at the intersection of business, technology and operations. With Accenture Strategy, we have created what we believe is the strategy firm of the future.

Our 8,000+ strong team of strategists globally 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.


Job Description

At Accenture Strategy we look for people with the passion and drive to help companies navigate complexity and create value. Are you eager to use your excellent analytical skills and innovative mind-set to solve the strategic business challenges of leading clients? Can you build and maintain lasting relationships with senior leaders to facilitate the discussions needed to lead companies to high performance? If so, then we would like to talk to you about what a career at Accenture Strategy could mean for you.



Your Role: Business Strategy Consultant

There will never be a typical day at Accenture. As a Business Strategy Consultant, the opportunities to make a difference for our clients’ most pressing business challenges are limitless in this ever-changing business landscape.

Here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities:

 

  • Involved in developing data-driven insights and cohesive conclusions from detailed analysis as part of high-performing project teams
  • Involved in formulating innovative and action-oriented business solutions and strategies for our leading clients
  • Understand, build and apply current and emerging trends into client value creation opportunities
  • Lead and deliver streams of work to drive intended outcomes
  • Coach and mentor analysts and junior consultants on the team with a people-first mindset

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Qualifications

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience

  • An understanding of industry operations, dynamics and trends through experience of one or more industries (Financial Services, Health, Retail & Consumer Goods or Resources)
  • Outstanding academic track record with continued interest in learning and growing professionally
  • Strong analytical skills, understands complex issues, quickly absorbs information, excels in conceptual and creative problem solving
  • Digitally savvy; curious about technology, understands its impact on business and society
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment; easily establishes trust-based relationships, gains valuable insights through collaboration and communication
  • Personal and professional attributes required to engage with senior client and internal stakeholders
  • Proven presentation and storytelling skills, personal impact and confidence to lead meetings, presentations and workshops
  • First class written and verbal communication skills; the ability to articulate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner
  • Confidence to constructively challenge team members and leadership to ensure the right client outcomes and value is delivered
  • Bachelor or Masters Degree
  • Minimum of 2 years' consulting experience or relevant strategy background

    Our Commitment to You
  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement
  • You'll make a difference for some impressive clients. Accenture Strategy serves 72 of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects
  • Opportunities to learn through executive training at Accenture's global Strategy College, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company
  • Fantastic team with collaborative spirit
  • Access to leading-edge technology and global vendor footprint
  • 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.
  • A diverse and inclusive environment where individual strengths, contributions and unique points of view are recognised and valued

 

About Accenture 

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 more than 435,000 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.

 

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.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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