Job Description

Embark Program

Many highly-skilled, experienced, professional women have chosen to take career breaks for family reasons. In some cases, there comes a time when they decide to return to the workforce – but they may face challenges. That’s why Accenture Strategy & Consulting Switzerland decided to launch EMBARK, a program aimed at supporting women who would like to re-enter the workforce.

EMBARK has been designed to recruit experienced women at Manager or Senior Manager level. New recruits first go through a 3-month upskilling period centered around trainings, work shadowing, and receive dedicated mentoring from Accenture’s senior leadership. The program also ensures that women are offered staffing opportunities that fit their needs (e.g. part-time, fully remote).

Are you passionate about Business Development/Strategy for Banking and Financial Services? So are we!  At Accenture, we’re always looking for new employees to enrich our teams with their personalities, their knowledge and their skills. The synergy of technology and human intelligence helps us to shape the future of banking: with innovative, disruptive strategies that unleash potential and advise banking institutions on how to adapt and transit to new environments. Work with passionate, curious and creative colleagues, join our dynamic team and implement innovative solutions that help our clients to embrace the opportunities of digital change.

Your responsibilities

  • You’ll define the business and technology strategy of our clients and develop world-class solutions for banking institutions that solve our clients most critical CEO’s agenda issues.

  • Also, you’ll innovate and deliver new business models and leverage data driven and industries convergence solutions.

  • You will be responsible for driving new business opportunities. Your role will focus on developing long-term relationships with clients.

  • In doing so, you will become a trusted advisor to the world’s leading banks.

You will be managing medium to large sized teams and mobilize the best of Accenture’s knowledge, capabilities, and experts from our market leading Service Groups: Technology, Strategy & Consulting, Interactive and Operations


What we’re looking forward to

  • Women who have taken a significant career break for family reasons

  • Minimum of 5-8 years of experience in the Banking/Capital Markets/Insurance industry or equivalent in an internal consulting/M&A role

  • Routine with Business Strategy, Management Consulting, Business or Commercial Development, Digital Innovation, and/or efficiency related functional areas                  

  • Experience with analytical and business problem-solving, breaking down processes into logical parts and constructing crystal-clear reasoning and analyses           

  • Availability to work at least 60 %

  • Fluency in English and French or German                                                                                                                                   

Your perks at Accenture

You are important to us as a person. This is something you’ll feel and experience daily, as our working environment is completely adjusted to you. Enjoy

  • flexible working hour models, remote working and home office possible

  • overtime compensation

  • parental leave & childcare options

  • workplace culture that supports diversity & inclusion

  • insurance & pension plan

Get in contact

Any questions? Then please send an email to your recruiter or apply directly.

We look forward to receiving your application


We are looking for people with their own life story and out-of-the-ordinary resume. Individual, not just like the rest. Different rather than conventional. Diversity is our strength and an essential element of Accenture’s corporate culture. We want an inclusive and open working environment in which everyone can be their natural selves. Everyone is welcome to apply to Accenture, regardless of origin, creed, disability, age, nationality, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation, gender or other legally protected reasons.
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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