- Deep understanding and experience of Operational Excellence levers and the practical application of process excellence (Lean), organisation efficiency, service and footprint models
- Proven track record of large scale, multi-year and complex programme deliveries in Financial Services
- Track record of communicating and influencing at a senior management level
- An expert understanding of Financial Services
- Qualified accountant or qualifies by experience preferred
- Good understanding of Finance, Operations and Risk functions
- Highly collaborative, team-oriented consensus builder with strong stakeholder management skills
- Ability to lead project working groups and possesses strong facilitation and data gathering skills.
Relationship Management & Sales
Team members are responsible for building new propositions and also for identifying future opportunities for the Accenture Finance & Risk Services team.
About Accenture Finance & Risk Services
Accenture Finance & Risk Services help Financial Services firms focus on three of their key challenges - increasing profitability, reducing complexity and managing regulations. Accenture draws on its end-to-end transformation capabilities as well as core strengths in management consulting, technology, analytics and outsourcing to help firms address complex Risk Management, Fraud and Financial Crime and Finance change related issues.
We primarily work with leading Investment, Corporate and Retail Banks and Insurers. Accenture is looking for candidates that have an excellent knowledge of how banks and Insurers operate their Risk Management, Fraud and Financial Crime and Finance functions and the current challenges they face. Candidates should also be credible in working on client change projects and have leadership and stakeholder engagement skills that can be used immediately on client facing work.
Accenture Finance & Risk Services is structured as a set of ‘domains’, each representing ‘functional’ areas our clients are currently investing in. Within each of these domains we have both management consulting and technology resources. Our people are not ‘hard-locked’ to a specific domain but rather they provide a focus point for skills building, project alignment and investment. Our 9 Domains are: Regulation & Compliance, Regulatory Remediation, Financial Risk Management, Fraud and Financial Crime, Treasury, Finance & Accounting, Finance & Risk Transformation, Conduct of Business and Data Analysis & Insight.
We are looking for high performing management consultants to join our Financial Services team within Accenture’s Finance & Risk Services (AFRS). For more information about what we do please visit: www.accenture.com/FinanceAndRisk
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 373,000 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.
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Please note that Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.