Job Role: Metaverse Business Strategist Lead
Location: London, UK
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Career Level: Manager and above
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A passionate entrepreneur who stays on top of the latest industry trends and emerging technologies to deliver new value for our clients. You have excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and listening skills. You are a life-long learner energized to transform how our clients think and do.
You’ll often be:
Incubating new business value for our clients in the Metaverse. From Multiparty Systems (Blockchain, Tokenization, NFTs) to Extended Reality (Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality), you will help clients transform through technology by shaping, leading, and implementing strategic assessments and technology solutions.
Advising our clients on all things Metaverse. From identifying key risks and considerations to identifying and measuring the business value. You will be the trusted advisor for our clients’ C-Suite.
Serving our clients on their innovation journey. Starting with eliminating the market noise, to concepting, to making it real. You will then formulate the approach and deliver measurable business value.
Pioneering the Metaverse by advancing the use of its many building blocks: Multiparty Systems & Blockchain, Extended Reality, Digital Identity, Hardware (AR/VR Goggles & Lenses), Software (Gaming Platforms & Virtual Worlds), etc.
Scanning the Metaverse ecosystem to identify and build relationships with differentiating partners and/or solutions to bring to our clients.
Fortifying Accenture’s Metaverse practice and market position by creating content and taking part in professional forums, both internal and external.
What skills & experience are we looking for?
- Experience with the Metaverse and/or one of its key building blocks (e.g. Blockchain or Extended Reality).
- Awareness of the enterprise value of the Metaverse.
- Communicating new and complex scenarios and solutions in a simple, logical manner that addresses varying audiences from business process leads to the CEO.
- Understanding industry or business challenges and explaining how an offering and service provides value with an objective and independent point of view.
- Working through organizational change and/or expanding ecosystem relationships, developing, and delivering creative solutions.
- Insights on key methodologies, approaches, and market trends in the industry.
- Experience leveraging emerging technologies to deliver large scale transformations for clients
- Foundational knowledge of processes, tools, or technologies related to the Metaverse
- Demonstrated knowledge of the enterprise value of the Metaverse
- Understanding of Multiparty Systems (Blockchain, Tokenization, NFTs) technologies
- Understanding of Extended Reality (AR/VR) technologies
- Prior Management Consulting or enterprise services business experience
- Strong management presence as well as facilitation experience with storytelling skills
- Excellent Team Management and people development skills
- Experience delivering emerging technologies at scale
- Understanding of the services sales & delivery lifecycle (from origination to secondary sale)
What’s in it for you
All professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programmes 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/virtual, 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.
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.
At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 620,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com
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Closing Date for Applications 31 August 2022
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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