Job Description

Role: Enterprise Value Strategy Consultant / Manager

Location: London

Career Level: Consultant/ Manager

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO

As a team:

The Finance Strategy practice is an integral part of a multi-disciplinary Accenture Strategy practice. Accenture Strategy shapes our clients’ future, combining deep business insight with the understanding of how technology will impact industry and business models. In joining Accenture Strategy, you will drive agendas on issues related to digital disruption, competitive agility, global operating models, and workforce of the future to identify new sources of value.

You must be ready to challenge the status quo and develop innovative strategies that harness your full understanding of how technology will impact industry and business models, and you will use data, analytics and design skills to co-create strategies that provide a competitive advantage, unlock value and drive profitable growth for clients.

No-one brings all of that together at the scale and with the degree of integration as we can. Serving 95 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we’re different to every other strategy firm on the market – which makes us an undeniably exciting place in which to forge a career. Technology will continue to be the disruptor in the strategy arena. Which makes Accenture the strategy firm of tomorrow. 

The focus of our Enterprise Value Strategy Team is concentrated on creating, enhancing and protecting value across the organisation, in partnership with the CFO. This typically includes:

  • strategic business planning and target setting

  • performance management of the business

  • enterprise operating model design

  • sustainable business and finance strategy

  • stewardship of business investments

  • corporate cost and cash excellence

  • optimization of the Finance organisation

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you! As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

In our team you will learn to:

  • Engage in conversations with the CFO & peer C-Suite leaders to understand their context and advise on key challenges

  • Apply your financial and commercial acumen to a broad range of business challenges and working in conjunction with our technology and industry strategists, shape innovative solutions to meet our clients business needs

  • Shape approaches and work plans to enable our clients to convert great ideas into business value

  • Conduct research on market trends and innovations to inform Accenture’s thinking on the future of business

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Qualifications

Qualifications - We are looking for people with the following profile

  • Consulting background with enterprise-wide project experience focused on driving, enhancing or protecting value, ideally in Resources or Financial Services background

  • Obsessive curiosity – intellectually inquisitive and inspired by continuously learning

  • Compelling storyteller - able to engage with a wide range of audiences

  • Collaborative mindset and skills – capabilities to actively shape and participate in multi-disciplinary teams

  • Thrive in ambiguous environments – able to provide rigour and frame poorly defined problems and make sound recommendations, even when there is no clear answer

  • Energised by diversity – people who own their professional success and inspire others to do the same

  • Executive Presence - experience in engaging senior leadership

  • Highly numerate - strong understanding of commercial and financial disciplines, evidence by recognised professional qualifications or degree

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days of vacation per year, access to app-based fitness classes and discounts on range of gyms, private medical insurance and three days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role to deliver the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

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 31/12/2021

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a 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.

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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