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Management Consulting – Change Management



Change Management professionals provide knowledge and experience related to the skills, structures, tools and support mechanisms needed to manage change and to foster an environment conducive to sustaining that change.


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.


A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Developing change management strategies and plans, including work management plans, to deliver the required business outcomes on time and in budget
  • Planning, developing and delivering all change management activities required to support successful implementation of a project or program of work
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders to ensure the change program is pragmatic and achieves the desired outcomes
  • Developing business readiness approaches/plans and measuring outcomes from readiness activities
  • Developing, implementing, and evaluating business transition activities
  • Supporting the development and implementation of project deployment activities, including training and performance support activities
  • Assessing the effectiveness of Change Management initiatives implemented and providing direction/action plans as required
  • Identifying and growing client opportunities – with existing and/or new clients
  • Bringing new ideas, innovation and/or thought leadership to clients
  • Developing strong ongoing business relationships with clients
  • Proactively managing client and Accenture work requirements


Preferred Skills

  • Change management planning, design, and implementation including:

- Change Support Networks

- Learning and Performance support

- Communications and stakeholder engagement

- Culture and behaviour change

- Business readiness

- Strategic and operational change measurement

- Leadership support program development and support

  • Experience in Project Management such as work planning, status reporting, issue / risk management, and estimating


Basic Qualifications (must be specific and measurable)

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Change Management experience
  • Strong knowledge of change management principles and methodologies
  • Experience in leading and implementing successful change management initiatives across the whole project life cycle, exposure to leading systems changes
  • Previous experience in change management in a government policy, program or service delivery context is highly desirable
  • Previous consulting experience is highly desirable
  • Experience working successfully with senior stakeholders
  • Willingness to travel, as project work is conducted on client premises
  • Demonstrated ability to lead medium to large teams
  • Experience with Public Service organisations at a local, state or federal government level is highly desirable


Essential Requirement

Eligibility for an Australian Government Security Clearance is mandatory for this role (must be an Australian Citizen) and current Baseline security clearance would be highly advantageous.


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

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