Job Description

Market Unit Impact Architect

Career Level: Associate Director

Location: London

Competitive Salary and Package (dependent on experience)

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:

Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

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’ve got proven experience of working within the financial services sector and are 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 experience platforms and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

As a Market Unit Impact Architect, you will:

  • Architect complex and meaningful experience-led programs.
  • Shape the Impact team’s strategy and help execute it, including the collaboration within Interactive (Client Services, Capabilities, Functions, MUs) and the broader Accenture business.

Client Work & Business Development

  • Develop strong, trust-based relationships with key client C-level executives. Deeply understand their human-experience challenges and help structure idea-led value propositions that meet their challenges.
  • Proactively identify broken human experiences / challenges, partner with clients who would benefit from solving those challenges and create solutions to meet those needs.
  • Use technology as an enabler to create great human-centric experiences, with the ultimate aim of driving growth and relevance for clients.
  • Originate reimagination opportunities by partnering with IAL, CAL, account leadership and act as key trusted exec client adviser on priority accounts, focusing on bold cross-pillar opportunities, defining experience reimagination value propositions, and bringing the best of Accenture to deliver against the client needs.
  • Demonstrate and leverage deep experience in one or more industries and functions.

Management & Operations / Market Development & Initiatives 

  • Be a catalyst for cultural change within Interactive more broadly.
  • Build diverse teams and be an inclusive leader as evidenced through 360 feedback.
  • Demonstrate, inspire and educate our high experience reimagination ambition broadly.
  • Attract and grow talent to build a bench of Impact Architects; provide career guidance and performance decisions for team members. Positively influence motivation and morale.
  • Market development activities: Proactively generate solutions to meaningful problems and develop business models for the respective ideas. Originate clients that would benefit from the solution to problems, resulting in the development of IP assets, accelerators, business plans and new businesses such as CMHC, Santander SIM, REVEL.


Qualifications

Set yourself apart:

  • Proven history of shaping and delivering change in the experience domain in the Financial Services Industry
  • Ability to learn, adapt and apply knowledge to Financial Services business contexts
  • Mastery of the art of storytelling; are you able to not only shape a value-driven business narrative but convince others to join you on the journey

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.

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.

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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Pros: Fantastic culture, amazing flexibility, good rewards, varied work/projects, lots of extra-curricular activities/group.

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