Job Description

Role: Communications Specialist – CIO

Location: London 

Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 + benefits

Closing Date: 24th December 2019



YOUR ROLECommunications Specialist – CIO

  • Develop appropriate communication plans to ensure specific messages are delivered to required audiences. 

  • Provide communications expertise across simultaneous internal IT projects 

  • Create, manage the approval process and distribute mass communications to all or a subset of Accenture 

  • Provide on-going advice and review of communications delivered for assigned projects 

  • IT communications subject matter expert, ensure internal IT communicators are compliant with internal communications architecture 

  • Monitor compliance with internal communications policies and procedures. 

  • Facilitate the IT Communication Network, 50-person, global group of IT communications representatives 

  • Participate in emergency response; develop and distribute communications as necessary. 

  • Work directly with leadership to provide timely communications response to required audiences 

  • Assist in the development, production and distribution of key technical communications vehicles 

  • Provide writing, editing, approval and creative support 

  • Maximize performance of team, providing support for other areas as needed 



Experience in internal communications or roles with strong writing components in a global organization. 

Preferred Qualifications 
- Communications, marketing, change management experience or degree 
- Knowledge of CIO Organization and internal IT initiatives 
- MS Office365 skills-Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint, Teams etc. 
- Familiarity and experience in Accenture’s internal communications publishing and social media tools Accenture Mailer, Wordpress, Stream, Circles, Media Exchange, etc.  
- Understanding of Accenture brand guidelines and writing style 
- HTML, Graphic Design, and or Video Production skills 
- Experience in managing activities via an external vendor 

Professional Skill Requirements 
- Excellent written and oral communications skills 
- Ability to interact with senior leadership 
- Strong project management and multi-tasking skills 
- Experience of working in a virtual global team environment 
- Adaptable to new and changing environments 
- Ability to work independently 
- Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian 
- Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting


Education:  Bachelor's degree, university degree or equivalent 


Work Requirements:

Some travel required. Must be comfortable working in a highly matrixed organization and across multiple time zones and cultures.


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 24/12/2019

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

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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 applicable law.

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

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