Job Description

Job Role: Metaverse - Technology Strategy Manager

Location: London, UK

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Career Level: 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

We Are  

As part of Accenture Technology Innovation, we are shaping the future for our clients, Accenture, and the world. We are disrupting our clients’ core businesses and transforming industries in order to propel them into the future and create better products and services. As a passionate global group of business strategists, architects, engineers, and entrepreneurs, our team is redefining how industries collaborate, build, and thrive in the face of unprecedented change. Learn more about the trends we see shaping businesses and industries in Accenture Technology Vision 2021.   

You Are

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.

The Work

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.



Qualifications

Key Requirements:

7 years 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

Preferred Skills:

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!

About Accenture

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

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 August 2022

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

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