Job Description

As one of the world’s largest independent providers of technology services, at Accenture Technology you will help provide our clients with a full range of innovative technology solutions, as well as proven consulting and outsourcing services. You will have the chance to combine your deep technology expertise and industry-specific insights to transform our clients' ability to achieve their business outcomes. From the development of IT strategy to the optimisation, management and security of the underlying infrastructure, applications and data, with the opportunity to impact our clients’ success and carve out a long-term career with a fast-paced and innovative team.

As the Accenture Technology Sustainability team, we shape our clients’ future, by combining innovative technology and analytics with a deep understanding of social and environmental challenges, and business insight to create new growth opportunities, address risk and build competitive advantage through sustainable business.

This team specifically looks to help clients by applying design thinking, agile development methodologies, and the latest smart tech across variety of technologies to drive clients’ Sustainability initiatives. Your work will be underpinned by an understanding of how using technology can impact business models and enable a more sustainable and resilient future, as well as deep skills in large scale technology focused transformation programmes.

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.

In our team you will:

  • Support shaping and lead technology sustainability engagements and programmes, addressing our clients’ business challenges to deliver commercial success together with positive impacts for society and the environment;

  • Demonstrate your core industry and technology skills to understand and structure the clients’ challenges; develop technology programme roadmaps for client business cases and deliver these programmes;

  • Build and develop client relationships and develop your own pipeline of work through opportunity identification/qualification, proposal development/presentation, and commercial contract negotiation;

  • Gain knowledge of key sustainability trends and how they impact client value chains and opportunities;

  • Develop and grow the capabilities of our team, acting as a mentor and coach;

  • Develop Accenture Technology Sustainability assets, capabilities, and thought leadership and support the promotion of our business in the market.



Qualifications

We are looking for experience across the following skills:

  • Solid understanding and significant experience of industry trends on Financial Services, Consumer Goods or Resources industry with extensive experience working within that industry;

  • Experience of solutioning and delivering technology transformation programmes with demonstrable ability to lead teams and drive through to completion;

  • Experience/exposure to relevant sustainability business issues within selected industry;

  • Application of recognised strategy and sustainability frameworks and structured problem solving techniques;

  • Consistent track record of delivering high quality work with an attention to detail;

  • Broad understanding of emerging technologies (Cloud Native, Data, AI, Robotics, etc.) in the industry of expertise;

  • Stakeholder management and communication skills, including prioritising, problem solving and interpersonal relationship building

  • Ability to recognize and articulate requirements to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Experience delivering in an agile environment, utilising enterprise-scale frameworks (e.g. SAFe)

  • Mentoring and developing junior staff members;

  • Passion for environmental and social sustainability;

  • First class written and verbal communication skills.

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

Please advise if you have any particular requirements, so we can look into arranging reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. You can contact us at accessIErecruitment@accenture.com

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, 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.

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at accenture.com.

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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