Job Description

 
Join Accenture Consulting and you’ll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client’s most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you’ll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.
 
Accenture Consulting: Your Unique Place in our Global Collective
Being part of Accenture Consulting means becoming an expert at making the New happen Now. To us, the New is all about the wise pivot that turns constant disruption to continuous reinvention. If you want to be a leader in a thriving digital transformation powerhouse that is in a constant state of reinvention, then look no further. We work at the heart of our clients’ organizations so that no matter how complex the situation, no matter how tough the issue, they can face the future today with confidence.
 
If you love solving challenges and not just studying them, then Accenture Consulting is the right place for you. As a leader, you’ll join us in creating the future of consulting at the intersection of business and technology. You’ll get to work with an amazing mix of world class experts with access to the most robust portfolio of capabilities and ecosystem relationships in the industry, all while having unrestricted client access. Together, you’ll do so much more than consult. 
 
Coming here means future-proofing your career as a leader. Becoming tech savvy, well-rounded, and market-relevant leaders with an ownership and founder mindset doesn’t happen by chance. We invest in training and development in a big way, so you can build your future along with ours, creating an impactful career unique to you. Ultimately, we believe that we is greater than me and possess an unwavering commitment to inclusion and diversity. Joining Accenture Consulting means you will learn, innovate and lead, and together we will improve the way the world works and lives.
 
As a Technology Consulting practitioner, you’ll work with clients to improve the lives of consumers. You’ll affect what people purchase, where they shop, and even what they drive. You can help create a more connected experience for travelers and influence pharma companies and manufacturers to work more effectively and transform their businesses.  By joining Accenture’s Products Technology Consulting team, you will embark on a fast-paced, dynamic and rewarding career path where no two days are ever the same.
 
Your Role
 
Are you ready to help advise our clients on their most challenging problems, move to new ways of working, and leverage emerging technologies for a digital enterprise?  Do you want to help the biggest brands simplify their existing IT investments, better connect them to the rest of the business and improve their agility?  Are you capable of leveraging business and technical disciplines to transform ideas into fully assessed, designed and implemented solutions?
 
As a leader in our Technology Consulting business, you’ll be:  
  • Helping to define technology roadmaps and solutions, as well as supporting business cases,
  • Managing business development opportunities to bring innovative technology solutions and ways of working to clients,
  • Leading teams of work to define and analyze client needs,
  • Coordinating the full capabilities of Accenture to implement digital solutions across multiple technologies and industry areas,
  • Building and applying technical, industry, and functional knowledge to support efforts in selling opportunities to existing and new clients,
  • Developing your deep skills as a Technology Consulting practitioner to ensure market and client relevance.
Key Responsibilities
Your role includes some or all of the following key responsibilities. You should review these in conjunction with career level guidelines to gain a clear understanding of the expectations for your role.
 
        Lead the delivery of complex, multi-service group, client transformational programs
  • Bring together the breadth & depth of Accenture services to achieve the value articulated in the client business case and within Accenture's agreed financial plan.
  • Manage the launch/mobilization of complex, multi-service group, transformational programs via collaboration with Digital, Operations, Technology, Strategy & Security (DOTSS).
  • Lead the implementation &/or recovery of multi-service group, transformational & pioneering deals to ensure value is being delivered per the client business case and within Accenture’s timeline/financial commitments.
  • Work closely with our client and Accenture stakeholders to adapt the program and business case to changing conditions and transformation realities.
        Orchestrate holistic and deliverable transformation solutions
  • Acts as SMEs during pre-sales/solutioning cycles – orchestrating the end to end solution with Digital, Operations, Technology, Strategy & Security (DOTSS).
  • Participates in exploratory sessions with the client to create an environment of “joint innovation”
  • Articulates our offerings, discerning buyer values, testing solution options, recommending alternative commercial arrangement models, influencing the process while maintaining the E2E solution vision.
  • Are thought leaders who partner with Account Leadership to define the transformation agenda for the clientBuilds consensus w/stakeholders on priorities, program roadmaps & complex delivery execution approaches to achieve the client’s transformational program objectives.
  • Oversee towers during the solutioning process & rationalizes the solution to optimize the approach across DTEs Identifies appropriate Accenture innovation and/or acquisition capabilities that will enable client value delivery.
        Serve as Quality Assurance Directors for large, complex, multi-service group, transformation & pioneering programs
  • Validate & confirm that the transformation program is launched correctly (e.g. validate the use of the latest tools, modern methods & validate the appropriately skilled Delivery Lead, and team members, etc. are assigned).
  • Confirm value delivery expectations of the client and Accenture are aligned
  • Continuously improve effectiveness, value and rigor of Quality Assurance process.
        Sponsor & champion the development of the delivery orchestration capability across Accenture
  • Delivery Orchestration talent are expected to continuously build and deepen their knowledge of industries and NEW technologies/methods to bring the BEST of Accenture together when working directly with C-suite clients on solutioning/delivering complex transformations.
  • Develop mentoring relationships with delivery orchestration team members to grow & develop the individual’s skills/expertise and the skills/expertise of others.
  • Actively participate in the delivery orchestration community of experts by regularly sharing best practices/innovations & client success stories.
  • Sponsor / support delivery orchestration skill development across all consulting practitioners.
Your Experience
 
You will have experience with some of the following:
  • Working effectively in the intersection of business and technology – speaking comfortably in both domains  
  • Enthusiastically demonstrating a passion for emerging technology trends, e.g. Cloud Integration
  • Leading teams through the scoping and delivery of technology innovation services
  • Application of Design Thinking as an approach to solving client problems
  • Applying a range of delivery methodologies & operating models that support multi-speed IT
  • Planning and scoping enterprise solutions and offerings
  • Advising on leading edge Analytics and AI solutions
  • Delivering an excellent omni-channel experience for customers and enterprise users alike
  • Experience in shaping and leading teams across multiple stages of the project delivery lifecycle
  • Industry experience across one of more groups – retail, travel, pharma, industrial equipment and consumer goods


Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years consulting experience transforming a traditional organization into a modern Technology enabled organization, coaching an organization and obtain buy-in on the value of Technology
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with relationship development and providing advisory services to executives
  • Minimum 5 years direct experience being accountable for delivering business and technology solutions and complex programs
  • Minimum 8 years direct experience working across and breaking down IT and Business boundaries to create seamless multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience in end-to-end Cloud project implementations, migrations and solution architecture as part of a digital transformation journey within Rail and/or Transportation industries
  • Evidence of thought leadership in defining innovative analytics within multiple complex applications spanning marketing, risk, and cost reduction, and advising on how to apply them to generate insights and recommendations.
Professional Skill Requirements
  • An ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner
  • Experience understanding business challenges and explaining how our offerings and services provide value
  • Proven practice builder who can mentor and help grow the Canadian team
  • Experience working with c-level executives to identify a client’s strategic business needs and shape their vision
  • Experience working through organizational change, developing and implementing creative solutions
  • Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesize large amounts of information
  • Insights on key methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry
  • An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe
  • Experience understanding team strengths, and the ability to coach and develop others
What’s In It For You?
  • Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced parental leave policy.
  • At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our clients through continuous learning & improvement – from basic skills to industry-specific content – available to all our people.
  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally.
  • Performance Achievement – our performance management process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities.
  • Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.
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 approximately 469,000 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.
  • Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
  • Accenture promotes a workforce that is reflective of the communities we live in and the clients that we support. At Accenture, we believe in inclusion and diversity. Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law.
  • Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.
 
 

 

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