Job Description

Are you ready to build a career at a company that can take you anywhere?

 

Running a world class, global business of more than 500,000 people require specialized skills and capabilities. Our Corporate Functions workforce is the lifeblood of the company and helps Accenture run like clockwork.

As an organization, we embrace change and collaborate to help clients accelerate their digital journeys and create lasting, 360-degree value for all stakeholders across their enterprises—as well as our own. Accenture Corporate functions, spanning across seven functional areas – Human Resources, Finance, Geographic Services, Marketing & Communications, Legal, Information Security and CIO Organization - powers Accenture’s ability to deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity.

Join the heart and soul of Accenture, partnering with our extraordinary people to bring innovation into every organization

 

Responsibilities

  • Drive contract management activities across projects and accounts; work with account leadership, client commercial and business stakeholders to understand and support client needs and priorities; account strategy, objectives, and opportunities.

  • Support contract execution by monitoring Accenture compliance with contract provisions, delivery milestones, internal policies obligations and applicable law and regulations.

  • Support the identification, escalation and resolution of commercial and contract risks and issues working with CM and Project Leadership to ensure the best outcome for all parties.

  • Facilitate the negotiation of contractual commercial terms with clients and suppliers and assist with sound business sense the negotiation of legal and technical terms leveraging on Clients’ knowledge and commercial consistency

  • Act as the single point of contact for the business team for all legal matters interacting with other legal functions and other corporate functions (eg. finance, procurement, HR, etc.)



Qualifications

WHO WE´RE LOOKING FOR?

  • Skills and abilities developed during 7 - 10 years’  in Contract Management, Legal or similar roles with experience in contracting, regulatory, procurement or finance matters

  • Comprehensive knowledge of general corporate business practices, government and commercial contracting regulations and principles, project management, subcontracting practices, and accounting and finance principles

  • Ability to proactive identify and timely address contracts risks and issues

  • Ability to advise and interact with proper levels of management

  • Critical thinking, business acumen, proactivity and problem-solving approach

  • Ability to leverage on teamworking to achieve expected targets

  • A Master's degree in Law, Economic & Business or Engineering is preferred, other degrees can be evaluated

  • Speak and write English fluently

  • You value and welcome uniqueness

  • Every day is a new challenge and an opportunity to learn something new

WHAT´S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Competitive salary and benefits, including but not limited to: life/health insurance, performance-based bonuses, monthly vouchers, company car (depending on management level), flexible work arrangements, employee share purchase plan, TEA Accenture, parental leave, paid overtime (if needed) and various corporate discounts

  • Continuous hard and soft skills training & development through global platforms & local academy 

  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally

  • Ongoing strengths and skills based evaluation process 

  • Various opportunities to develop your career across a spectrum of clients, industries and projects

  • Diverse and inclusive culture 

  • Corporate citizenship initiatives (access to volunteering opportunities, charity work etc.)

  • Under our Brain Regain initiative, extra relocation benefits may apply 

To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website accenture.com/gr-en/.

The safety and well-being of our candidates and employees remain our priority.

Please note that the recruitment process for opportunities in Accenture Greece will be conducted only via online format during the current period.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 by federal, state, or local law.

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

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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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