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Senior Manager, Insurance – Financial Service

Explore opportunities across Insurance within our Financial Services Consulting practice.

Be part of the team enabling insurers win – whether it’s through streamlining business processes or enabling new operating models, we’re helping our clients transform.

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 Insurance?

The insurance industry is at the heart of digital disruption and convergence. Leading insurers are broadening and diversifying their products and services as they align to meet the changing needs of their clients. This includes investing in customer-facing, cloud-based digital innovations and creating unexpected new ecosystems that serve a broad suite of customer needs. Insurance carriers are also reflecting on their role in society, forging sustainability initiatives and championing diversity in their leadership and agents. This is a critical turning point for the industry, and an opportunity to provide meaningful value for customers, employees and stakeholders. Accenture Insurance has the experience and broad digital expertise to help insurers cultivate agility, creating seamless digital services for customers and new income streams across the business.

Our capabilities are across: General and Life Insurance, Property and Casualty Claims, Property and Casualty Policy including Underwriting.


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: Senior Manager, Insurance – Financial Services

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

  • Provide pure strategic consulting to implementation and ongoing managed services

  • Work closely with project teams to deliver successful business with cloud transformation and digitisation – enable new business and operating models

  • Use Accenture’s deep industry knowledge as benchmark to give our clients practical roadmaps for turning opportunities into profitable growth

  • Act as subject matter expert across our insurance capabilities that include but are not limited to General and Life Insurance, Property and Casuaty Claims, Property and Casualty Policy including Underwriting

  • Elevate our brand and presence in the marketplace (e.g. conference participation, thought leadership, offering development, acquiring future talent)

  • Coach and mentor junior members of the team with a people-first mindset

  • Shape and lead strategic consulting engagements and project teams serving as a key interface and trusted advisor to our senior level clients  

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Qualifications

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of 6+ years Financial Services experience in transformation and improving policies within overall insurance umbrella

  • 3+ years’ working experience in consulting roles

  • 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 inspiring 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

  • Access to pioneering 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

What we believe:

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here.

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities, including reasonable accommodation to enable your participation in the recruitment process.

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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