Job Description

About Us:

Being part of Accenture Consulting means becoming an expert at making the New Happen Now.  To us, the New is all about the pivot that turns constant disruption to continuous reinvention.  We are an innovation led company that works at the heart of our clients’ organizations so that no matter how complex the business challenge, we face the future with confidence.

If you love solving challenges and not just studying them, then Accenture Consulting is the right place for you.  Join us to develop your ideas into provocative points of view and transformative insights that help shape industries.  You’ll work with an amazing and diverse mix of world-class experts with access to one of the most robust portfolios of capabilities and ecosystem relationships in the industry.  Together, you’ll do so much more than consult.  Joining us means future-proofing your career and going as far as your ambition takes you. Becoming a tech-savvy, well-rounded, multi-disciplined and market-relevant advisor doesn’t happen by chance.  We invest in training and development in a big way, so you can build your future along with ours, creating an impactful career unique to you.  Ultimately, we believe we is greater than me and that diverse perspectives lead to the best solutions.  Joining Accenture Consulting means you will learn, innovate, and lead, and together we will improve the way the world works and lives.

You Are:

People in our Consulting career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to deliver outcomes that create value for our clients.

Accenture is growing our Risk Consulting practice to help our financial services clients navigate their transformational journeys.  Become part of an organisation that transforms organisations to be at the Leading Edge of Technology, Digital, Analytics, Applied Intelligence, Cloud and Business Operational Excellence

The Work:

  • At the forefront of our work, you will make it a reality for clients looking to apply enterprise solutions to manage risk and adhere to the ever-increasing regulatory influence of doing business in the financial services sector

  • Become an integral part of our risk practice team and a trusted advisor to our clients with the credibility, expertise and insight they depend on

  • You will be working with famous brands and household names across the world!

  • Solve challenging business problems using data and analytics as the cornerstones of your solutions

  • Understand business requirements and support the development of business cases

  • Partner with developers and engineers to create solutions that deliver business value

  • Build reusable assets, solutions and develop best practices for current and future business problems

  • Communicate and provide guidance to senior client leadership and teams

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Key Skills:

  • A proven track record of working on large-scale, complex programmes within a management consulting, technology delivery or engagement management/business development role

  • Demonstrated success in the implementation of end-to-end solution project lifecycle, working across diverse teams and geographies

  • Relevant industry experience within a Risk function in commercial, retail or financial services coupled with a demonstrated interest in industry trends and an ability to develop and bring market relevant points of view to our clients

  • Extremely strong collaboration, planning, influencing, prioritization, and time management skills

  • The ability to distil complex, multi-faceted topics into a structured approach

  • The ability to co-ordinate & prepare key delivery lifecycle artefacts, such as business and data requirements and supporting artefacts (e.g. Business Requirement Documents, Functional Specification Documents, Functional Data Requirements and Interface Specifications)

  • Facilitating cross functional team discussions to prioritise requirements and design decisions across implementation  

  • Managing the hand-over of requirements to delivery teams and requirements clarifications throughout delivery lifecycle 

Qualifications - Here’s What You Need:

  • 3+ years relevant experience working as part of large-scale, complex programmes within a management consulting or technology delivery role

  • Relevant 3rd level honours degree (Business technology, Computer Science, Business). Bonus points if you have an advanced degree or financial industry certification and/or a risk accreditation

  • Ability to coordinate workshops with multiple stakeholder groups

  • Strong client-engagement skills

  • Ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical audience 

Nice to haves:

  • Experience working in an Agile environment and using supporting tools

  • Experience defining requirements for a data warehouse delivery or data migration

  • Background in Financial Services or Risk Advisory is preferable with an understanding of Credit Risk Processes & Regulatory Reporting

  • Knowledge of and passion for emerging trends in areas such as Trust & Safety, Climate Risk, Security, Machine Learning, RegTech, Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance

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 applicable by 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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