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GU Total Rewards Partner - Europe

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00581959


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GU Total Rewards Partner- Europe

Accenture UK

Location: London  

Salary up to £47,000 depending on skills & experience


Reference: 00581959




Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.


Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.

What responsibilities will you have?

  • The GU Total Rewards Partner serves as a point of contact for GU Total Rewards teams in the Europe region. 
  • Works with Geographic Units (GUs) to support the creation and delivery of effective total reward strategies. Helps share a comprehensive view of the Global Total Reward CoE’s activities and program rollouts with local Reward teams. 
  • Brings to life global reward strategies and business priorities for GUs to understand and implement, whilst considering the local market, business needs, and affordability.
  • Supports the GUs in assessing and executing new reward programs and sharing best practices between locations. 
  • Provides line of sight back to the Global CoE and informs other key stakeholders of how each location will deliver the initiatives.
  •  Provide GUs process support from market intelligence through planning to  rewards administration and ensure alignment to career architecture and performance achievement design principles.


 What skills & Experience are we looking for?

  • Significant HR experience and preferably experience of specializing in Compensation/Rewards
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent professional experience
  • Total Rewards design and strategy experience
  • Experience in a large, multi-national organization or consultancy preferred
  • Experience of full project lifecycle from concept through to implementation
  • Experience with a global, multi-cultural, virtual work environment preferred
  • Advanced modelling (Excel) skills
  • Excellent knowledge of other Microsoft Office tools
  • Proven ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Able to analyze complex problems and propose and deliver insightful and pragmatic solutions
  • Professional, quickly establishes personal credibility and demonstrates expertise
  • Structures and manages projects or programs of work which meet client expectations and mitigate any risks or issues
  • Focuses on achieving project / program goals and objectives
  • Recognizes and highlights potential issues and barriers during assignments
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to negotiate, influence, mediate, and manage conflict
  • Sound organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Strong business acumen and industry acumen
  • Ability to build, sustain and influence relationships at all levels of an organization, and develop networks as appropriate
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting

Other Requirements:

  • A flexible attitude to working hours is necessary as the role may require to work effectively across multiple time zones
  •  As this is a global role, the individual must be comfortable working remotely (i.e. via conference calls, etc.)
  • Occasional international travel may be required

What’s in it for you?


All of our Corporate Functions professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.


On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!


What are the next steps?


If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.



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 specialised 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. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


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 or any other basis as protected by applicable law.



Closing Date for Applications 31/07/2018 

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.


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