Job Description

Summer Strategy Analyst - Calgary


We are:

A Strategy practice shaping the future of business and technology to create the roadmap for our clients’ futures.  Every day we change the way the world works, for the better.  Combining functional and industry expertise with an unrivalled understanding of technology, we use data analytics, human centered design, and digital tools to create business insights and drive change.  We call it the Art and Science of Strategy and we are the market leader at this intersection. 

 

As part of our Strategy Summer Program, you’ll have a 10- week experience that mirrors the learning, networking and social events our Strategy Analysts enjoy along with hands on experience serving our clients on their most strategic challenges and opportunities. Visit us here to find out more about Accenture Strategy.


You are:

Given to inquiry, intellectually curious and eager to learn.  You use critical and creative thinking along with analytics and data visualization tools to solve problems. You know that companies must navigate complexity with competitive agility. You’ve got the academic preparation, foundational skills, and aspirations to help companies turn disruption into opportunity through strategies that enable them to successfully execute with equal strength across growth, profitability, sustainability, and trust.


The work:

Kick-start your summer in our 10-week Strategy Summer Program to learn the latest strategy skills
Work closely clients to analyze how their business is working today and how it could be improved for tomorrow
Partner with your teammates to show support for their projects and lend your knowledge
Dig in deep to research, analyze data charts and come up with great recommendations
Practice sharing your vision with strong presentations and well-written reports
Use data visualization skills, charts, graphs and other data models to bring your analysis to life
Be an ambassador of our worldwide organization that promotes respect for the individual and recruitment of top talent
Be ready to build those air miles and hotel points with travel as needed


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Qualifications

Here’s what you need:

·        Bachelor’s degree in any major

·        Minimum overall GPA of 3.3

·        Graduating by September 2021


Bonus points if you:

  • Think critically and have taken classes in statistics or data analytics
  • Know how to work visualization tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Alteryx) or programming languages (R, Python, Julia, SQL)
  • Feel comfortable leading workshops, asking others for input and telling stories as a presentation style
  • Know you still have a lot to learn and are willing to be a lifelong learner

How to Apply:

You must complete an online application to be considered for an interview by the application deadline September 18, 2019, 10 PM MST

Apply via the Accenture careers website and search for job number: 00750168

  • In order for your application to be considered you must submit a copy of your cover letter, resume, and transcripts
  • If you are interested in applying for an analyst position in a different city, please check for additional opportunities on our careers web page at www.accenture.ca/careers
  • Please note that the application deadline varies depending on the analyst role and location you are interested in


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Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 by federal, state, or local law.
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. 
Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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 more than 435,000 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.


All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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