Job Description

Financial Services Consulting Manager - Banking

Explore opportunities across Banking within our Financial Services & Insurance Consulting practice. Banking is more competitive, high-performing and open than ever. Be part of the team enabling banks win in the digital economy and prepare for a sustainable future.

Why Accenture?

Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world.  Across Australia and New Zealand, we work with some of the world’s most advanced and innovative financial services institutions. Accenture’s unique understanding of how technology is reshaping the banking industry gives our consultants a chance to shape the future of our client’s industry.

The breadth and depth our Accenture’s capabilities, the leading clients for which we work and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provide an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Why Banking?

The banking industry has never seen more disruption—new, innovative challengers and advanced technologies are changing market structure and taking a bite out of revenues.

Simply becoming a digitally better version of themselves isn’t enough to turn the tide. Like their competitors, banks need to become more relevant and harness digital to drive growth, they must rethink their business models and be bold in reorienting their organizations. That’s where Accenture Banking comes in. Whether we're helping modernize core banking operations, turn a mobile banking experience into a social one, or reinvent payment and credit models, our banking consulting services empower clients with data-driven insights and the right tools to adopt a sustainable mindset fit for the future.

Our capabilities are across: Payments, Core Banking, Credit, Commercial Banking, Retail Banking, Open Banking, Intelligent Banking Operations, Banking Cloud


Job Description

At Accenture 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 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 could mean for you.


Your Role: Management Consulting Manager - Banking

There will never be a typical day at Accenture. As a Manager, 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:

  • Shape and lead strategic consulting engagements and project teams serving as a key interface and trusted advisor to our senior level clients  
  • Lead streams of work as part of transformation programs and be responsible for rigorous data driven insights, to identify and validate value creation opportunities for our clients
  • Work within project teams to ideate, develop and design compelling business strategies and transformation solutions
  • Develop cohesive conclusions from detailed analysis and present innovative and action-oriented findings to our senior level clients
  • Leverage deep industry knowledge to acts as a subject matter expert across our banking capabilities; Payments, Core Banking, Credit, Commercial Banking, Retail Banking, Open Banking, Intelligent Banking Operations, Banking Cloud
  • Recommend and enable a Systems Integration and Automation uplift leveraging the best-in-class processes and assets
  • Lead by example by applying and overseeing core consulting skills; Workshopping, Operating Model Development, Business Architecture, Business Process Mapping, Business Requirements Development / Gap Analysis, Business Strategy Development and Execution, Change Management, Program / Project Management (PMO), Quality Assurance, Regulatory Compliance, Risk
  • Construct advanced quantitative models, work with poorly defined problems, provide clarity to complex issues or situations and synthesise large amounts of information into salient points
  • Coach and mentor junior members of the team with a people-first mindset
  • Elevate our brand and presence in the marketplace (e.g. conference participation, thought leadership, offering development, acquiring future talent)

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience

Skills & Experience:

  • 7+ years of experience in financial services, 3+ years of experience leading teams across any of the Payments, Core Banking, Credit, Commercial Banking, Retail Banking, Open Banking, Intelligent Banking Operations, Banking Cloud capabilities
  • 2+ years of consulting experience within professional services firms is preferred; internal consulting roles are looked upon favourably
  • Australian Banking experience is preferred
  • 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 building 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 challenging team members and leadership to ensure the right client outcomes and value is delivered
  • Flexibility to accommodate client travel requirements


    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

Salary range for this role: $90,000 to $130,000

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About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 569,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com

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Melbourne,Sydney

At Accenture, our philosophy is anchored in recognising that our people are multi-dimensional. We take an intersectional human approach to create a work environment where all people feel like they can bring their authentic selves to work, every day.

We believe that equality drives innovation. Our commitment to accelerating equality starts at the top with our board and CEO and extends across every part of the company. This comes to life when our people own the equality agenda, making it part of their jobs – every decision, every day – and feel free to speak up and to act.

We do not tolerate discrimination because of differences, such as age, ability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, or sexual orientation. We want a workplace that is inclusive and diverse to that end we are setting bold goals and taking comprehensive action. To achieve these goals, we collect information that allows us to track the effectiveness of our Inclusion and Diversity programs.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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