Job Location: Location Negotiable
Job Number: 00671537 00671537_en
Role: Utilities Consultant – Water Specialist
Travel: Up to 100%
Closing Date: 31/08/2019
Make delivering truly innovative work part of an extraordinary career – join Accenture Consulting and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Coupled with this, we will provide you with an unparalleled opportunity to grow through the sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and through the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value.
In Accenture Consulting, we focus on helping clients achieve profitable growth and solve their most pressing challenges. We bring unmatched industry knowledge, client experience, strategic alliances, proprietary assets and subject matter experts to solve our client’s hardest questions and deliver upon their strategic objectives. We do this by operating at the intersection of strategy, technology, digital and operations. As the primary owners of client relationships, we take the best of Accenture’s five businesses to our clients.
What responsibilities will you have?
As a consultant within Accenture's Utilities practice you will play a critical role in helping our clients on a variety of challenging, interesting and innovative engagements (ranging from short term strategic initiatives to multi-year transformation projects) in an increasingly competitive Utilities market. No two days are the same in consulting… But you can expect to:
· Follow the latest business and technology trends looking into the future and working with truly cutting-edge technologies today
· Explore in collaboration with our clients (Business, IT and external stakeholders) to get to the heart of their business and industry challenges
· Draw upon our Global network of industry experts and your own experience to define, develop and deliver pragmatic, cost-effective solutions
· Deliver tangible results through the delivery of your solutions – managing client relationships and leading small teams of people
What skills & experience are we looking for?
Accenture is looking for outstanding individuals who have consulting experience bringing a strong foundation of consulting skills and project experience. You should also have experience working within the Water Utilities industry and an appreciation of the business challenges faced by these utilities today. We are looking for retail passion and an understanding of retail market dynamics, key customer trends and how digital technologies are transforming the utility industry and customer’s expectations.
Successful candidates will have experience in some or all of the following areas:
We are looking for candidates to bring some or all the following functional skills:
· Structured and innovative problem-solving skills with a deep analytical capability
What academic qualifications do you need?
· Bachelor's Degree preferred
You will be challenged by:
· Working with our diverse client base to solve their most difficult problems
· Delivering truly innovative work on the back of emergent technologies
· Working across multiple geographic locations and workforces
· Teaming with high calibre Accenture colleagues
· Access to our global knowledge and capability network
What’s in it for you?
The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career – as one of our Consulting professionals you will receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. Our learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation.
On top of growing you, 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 an extraordinary career delivering innovative work to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world sounds like the ideal match, click below to apply now.
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 www.accenture.com.
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