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People Program Specialist - 8M FTC

Job Location: Dublin

Regional Description: Ireland

Job Number: 00694345


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Job Title:          HR People Program Specialist - 8M FTC

Location:          Dublin

8 months assignment


The HR People Programme Specialist will work with the Human Capital and Diversity Team, HR People Advisors for Ireland BPO and Accenture Enterprise Enablement and play a key role in the delivery of a number of Projects on the People Agenda in the aim to retain talent and enhance engagement within the AEE/Operations organisations.


Key activities include:

Identify, create and implement programmes focused on engagement and retention, inclusion and diversity and human capital strategy:

  • Design and deploy new programmes and initiatives working closely with local and global stakeholders
  • Identify opportunities for new programmes and initiatives within the I&D and Human Capital space
  • Build strong business case for new initiatives and gain leadership buy-in
  • Manage initiatives as per programme budget
  • Develop metrics to help track progress on specific people programme segment areas
  • Review effectiveness of programmes and take corrective actions as needed
  • Build and maintain online repository of knowledge, updates, best practices etc for easy access and retrieval
  • Support and drive local implementation of global I&D programmes such as IWD, LGBT Month and PWD Month
  • Work closely with I&D teams to support local diversity employee resource groups; including Accent on Gender, Accent on Family, Accent on Ethnicity, Accent on Enablement and PRIDE
  • Play an active role with the planning and delivery of Employee Engagement Programmes working with the People Advocates from each area; including recognition, programmes, wellbeing, behavioural and professional conduct awareness and training programmes and employee engagement initiatives
  • Consolidate and report progress to local stakeholders, leadership and global CoEs
  • Delivery of ‘Pulse Checks’ as needed to provide leadership with a real time view of the mood on the ground
  • Lead role understanding and coordinating the people reporting requirements from the business
  • Assist with other Operations & AEE projects, activities and continuous improvement initiatives as required (primarily around engagement, proactive talent and retention management)


Key Relationships:

Employees , Supervisors, Career Counsellors, DTE BPs, GU HR Service Delivery, GU Field HR Lead, Country HR Lead, HR Shared Services


  • A bachelor’s degree with a focus in Human Resources, Psychology or Business Management related discipline
  • A Human Resources or Psychology designation/certification preferred


Work Experience

  • Minimum 2 – 4 years Human Resources generalist experience
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience in building successful and productive working relationships
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong teaming skills
  • Strong stakeholder engagement 



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Please note that 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.

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found. 

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