Job Description

Management Consulting – Public Sector

Consultant

 

As a Management Consulting professional with Accenture Health & Public Services, you'll help clients to solve their most critical business problems in delivering better solutions and driving more effective ways of working. You’ll create the strategies and plans that define how data and technology should support and inform an organisation's overall business strategy, offering your insight to drive change within the organisation. 

You will be exposed to various types of projects across topics and industries. You’ll be responsible for gathering data, analysing problems, discovering insights, formulating hypotheses, delivering recommendations and driving the changes for clients. And from day one, you will have the chance to interact with senior client stakeholders. You'll build an extraordinary career by using your expertise to help governments and other public service organisations become more effective, efficient, and engaged.

You will team with business leaders at our clients to help them set the business and technology agenda and position their organisation for the future.  Through various training and continuous learning programmes in Accenture, you will be equipped with cutting-edge knowledge of evolving management and technology trends in which you will be able to apply them to develop innovative business strategies and solutions for the clients.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identifies, assesses and solves complex business and technology problems where analysis requires an in-depth evaluation of a range of factors
  • Turns data into meaningful insights and transformative solutions
  • Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach
  • Acts independently to recommend methods and approaches on strategic direction
  • Move clients to action with plans to execute our recommendations
  • Manages and mentors junior team members

SKILLS

  • Robust business and process analysis skill set
  • Solid team player who is also an independent thinker
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Deadline-driven, organised and ability to multi-task
  • Endless curiosity and a penchant for thinking the impossible
  • Latitude in decision-making, being decisive when making recommendations
  • Ability to work for diverse sets of client stakeholders across industries
  • Strong data analysis skill set is preferable, although not required
  • A working knowledge of the business of government in Australia


Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A successful track record of collaborating with federal, state or territory government clients
  • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Outstanding organisational and stakeholder management skills
  • Previous experience in service or  process design in a government policy, program or service delivery context
  • Australian citizenship is a mandatory requirement
  • We seek passionate, open-minded individuals with wide range of academic background and experience
  • 2 to 7 years of experience in consulting, either in a start-up or a more established business environment

ABOUT ACCENTURE HEALTH & PUBLIC SERVICES

Accenture Health & Public Services Group brings together people with first-class consultancy skills and specialist industry expertise. This group is dedicated to helping large and complex health organisations, government agencies and other public service organisations deliver better solutions for the people they serve.

 

Accenture’s Management Consulting professionals identify our clients’ most pressing business issues through rigorous analysis and develop multi-year transformation roadmaps to address these issues and maximise business value. We apply knowledge of pioneering management standards and leading practices to define governance, organisation structure, architecture and processes for managing portfolios of projects. We help clients design and implement strategies that improve the overall quality of services that are delivered to your friends, family and neighbours.

 

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialised capabilities across more than 40 industries – powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

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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