Job Description

Job title: Utilities Consulting Manager

Location: Dublin or Cork

Do you have consulting and/or industry experience in Utilities / Renewables or similar asset intensive neighbouring industries (e.g. Energy, Mining, Telecoms, Transport) with a focus on delivering customer centric large scale capital projects, operations and maintenance and are you looking for a next step in your career?

Do you have strong analytical skills and experience in project delivery? Are you interested in helping our client’s transition to the new energy landscape? In that case the position of Consultant Manager will be the challenge you are looking for!

At Accenture Strategy & Consulting you find solutions on the intersection of business and technology. You offer insights and advice to the customer and support them creating and implementing their business strategy. Also, you think about their most important questions and initiatives, such as digital disruption, net zero transition, industry convergence, growth and innovation, operating models, sustainable cost management, business transformations and more.

With our Utilities practice we provide functional, technology and industry consulting services to Utilities companies. We are industry practitioners with the insights and capabilities to transform leading Utilities organizations and help them navigate constantly evolving landscape they operate in.

As a Consultant Manager you will be part of the Utilities Industry Practice. With this practice we help large clients in Generation & Renewables, Transmission & Distribution, Energy Retail, E-mobility infrastructure, Water and Wastewater. You will help our clients with a broad range of services such as (digital) strategies, capital and major projects delivery, process-led transformations and technology transformations.

You will support capability growth and talent development within the Utilities practice along with supporting and driving business growth within the Utilities practice.

You will bring experience in project management and leading teams and have the ambition to continuously develop your market relevant knowledge, your advisory and commercial skills and seek to continuously drive innovation and value for our clients.


Your background

  • Relevant undergraduate/master’s degree program in a technical, business or economic qualification;

  • 5+ years of relevant proven experience in Energy / Utilities or comparative Industry;

  • Experience in leading high performing teams;

  • Ability to maintain strong client focus and are value driven in your approach;

  • Manage stakeholders across multiple business and technical groups;

  • Comfortable working in a fluid environment across a wide variety of projects and roles;

  • You have experience in sales and proposal development;

  • Interest in technology and its application;

  • Excellent interpersonal skills;

  • You have excellent quantitative and analytical skills;

  • You have an interest in continuous development and like to keep up to speed with the latest industry trends;

What we offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we take an agile approach, provide end-to-end services and maintain a realistic mindset. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you’re great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise. Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits.

What’s in it for you:

At Accenture Ireland, in addition to a competitive base salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes pension, private health insurance, discounted gym membership, emergency caring facilities, and 2 days’ leave per year for charitable work of your choice! Flexible working arrangements can be discussed depending on the position.

Does this appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.

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