Job Description

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career. 

 

Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Outsourcing and internal Corporate Functions.  Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression. 

  

Why join Accenture’s security practice? 

Serving as a trusted security partner for more than 20 years to more than 330 clients across ~70 countries, Accenture’s security practice helps organizations build resilience from the inside out so they can operate and grow confidently in a rapidly evolving threat landscape. Our 5000 security professionals bring exceptional industry expertise to tailor intelligent security services to our clients’ unique businesses and industries. We provide a full spectrum of services – from security strategy development, to business transformation to managed security services – on demand and at a global scale. 

 

Leveraging our global resources and next-generation technologies, we create an integrated, comprehensive program tailored to each organization’s specific business goals and industry. Recognizing that there is no finish line in securing enterprises, we are constantly collaborating at our global cyber labs and centers with our broad, interdisciplinary innovation ecosystem of the best minds in security. Our focus on continuous innovation gives us a front lines perspective that ensures we are adapting to match the pace of security challenges. 

 

Accenture’s unique ability to combine deep Security expertise across Strategy, Technology and Operations means that it can offer clients an enterprise-wide security program to predict, protect, detect, and respond to threats in an industry specific context. 

  

Job Description 

Our security practice is currently looking for a senior manager to focus on helping our clients mitigate cyber security risks using our range of end-to-end security services to the Financial Services industry. 

Help drive business development activities including origination, qualification, capture and relationship development 

Develop, plan and lead large-scale solution delivery efforts for Financial Services clients across a broad range of Security and privacy capabilities and requirements 

Play a lead role in developing written and oral client proposals 

Help attract and retain multi-discipline, and multi-region teams  

Maintain relationships with key client stakeholders at VP and C-suite level 

Assist in driving overall Financial Services Security practice growth 




Qualifications

Basic Qualifications 

  

•           Minimum of 15 years of experience designing and delivering a broad range of security services for clients  

•           Experience with the business development and sales capture process 

•           Deep understanding of the financial services industry with extensive leadership contacts 

•           Thorough understanding of end-to-end cyber security programs and assisting organizations tackle the multi-dimensional aspects of cyber risk 

•           Must be fluently bilingual in English and French if located in Montreal 

          

Preferred Skills: 

•           Minimum Bachelor’s degree  

•           Industry recognized Professional Security certification preferred (CISSP/CISM) 

•           Experience working for the Big 5 consulting firms is highly desired 

•           PMP preferred 

•           Knowledge of Security vendors and Security product capabilities 

•           In possession of, or able to qualify for, Canadian security clearance  


Professional Skill Requirements 

•           Ability to lead and manage dynamic multi-region teams  

•           Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment 

•           Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment 

•           Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills 

•           Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills 

•           Demonstrated leadership, teamwork and collaboration in professional setting; either military or civilian   


Our Commitment to Inclusion & Diversity

 

At Accenture, inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and embedded in our core values. We are committed to creating a workforce where our people can feel comfortable, be themselves and contribute. Like Canada itself, Accenture employees represent a tremendous variety of cultures, ethnicities, beliefs, backgrounds and languages. We offer an inclusive environment regardless of personal characteristics such as ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability. 

 

Requesting an Accommodation

 

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

 

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

 

Other Employment Statements


It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live.  However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve clients, our employees must be available to travel when needed.


Job candidates are not required to disclose any offence for which a pardon has been granted.


Locations

Ontario - Toronto,Quebec - Montreal

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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.

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

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs such as for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009 or send us an email.

Other Employment Statements

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

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

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