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The Sustainability Business Strategist

Join our team in Strategy Consulting for an exciting career opportunity in the Sustainability & Responsible Business Team for the most strategic clients across the globe.

Practice: Strategy consulting, Capability Network I Areas of Work: Sustainability & Responsibility across growth themes of circularity, sustainable IT, clean energy, EHS and responsible supply chain| Level: Consultant Location: Gurgaon, Mumbai & Bangalore | Years of Exp: 3-5 years of relevant work experience.

Explore an Exciting Career at Accenture

Do you believe in creating an impact for a sustainable future? Are you a problem solver who enjoys working on transformative strategies for global clients? Are you passionate about being part of an inclusive, diverse and collaborative culture?
Then, this is the right place for you!
Welcome to a host of exciting global opportunities in Accenture Strategy and Consulting.

The Practice- A Brief Sketch:

The Sustainability Strategy Practice is a part of Accenture Strategy and focuses on the CEO’s most strategic priorities. We help organizations embed sustainability into every area of their businesses to enable them to unlock greater value through responsible transformations.

We provide you with a great learning ground, deep-rooted in Sustainable Business Strategy, where you will get an opportunity to advice and work with our key global clients, driving end-to-end transformative strategic value and business growth. We also work with global organizations such as the World Economic Forum, the United Nations Global Compact and World Business Council for Sustainable Development. As a part of this high performing team, these are some of the areas you will consult clients on:

• Sustainable Business Strategy: Work closely with clients to understand their vision and help them embed sustainability into their strategy and operations
• Value Driven Business Models: Work together with clients to help make their business operations economically beneficial while being cognizant of socio-environmental implications.
• Develop Sustainability Road-Maps: Develop business model and implementation road maps for sustainable strategies based on analytics-based insights for areas such as circular economy, net zero emissions, sustainable development goals, renewable energy, etc.
• Industry Partner Alliances: Work with notable organizations like UN, WEF, FICCI and prominent business leaders to shape sustainable business agendas.
• Different aspects of low-carbon energy: Deep-dive with understanding of different aspects of low-carbon energy transition and be able to drive conversations around carbon neutrality / decarbonization
• Helping clients pivot to responsible business strategies: Craft go-to market plans, entry strategies for companies looking to imbibe responsibility in their business strategy
• Sustainable technology: Work with clients to help them gauge the environment footprint of their technology and suggest strategies to reduce it

Read more about us.

• Business Futures 2021: Signals of Change
• Delivering on the promise of sustainability

What’s in it for you?
• An opportunity to work on transformative projects with key G2000 clients
• Potential to Co-create with leaders in strategy, industry experts, enterprise function practitioners and, business intelligence professionals to shape and recommend innovative solutions that leverage emerging technologies.
• Ability to embed responsible business into everything—from how you service your clients to how you operate as a responsible professional.
• Personalized training modules to develop your strategy & consulting acumen to grow your skills, industry knowledge and capabilities
• Opportunity to thrive in a culture that is committed to accelerate equality for all. Engage in boundaryless collaboration across the entire organization.


Qualifications

What are we looking for – Must have skillset!
• MBA from a tier 1 institute with work experience in consulting or related fields (preferrable)
• Strategic & Consulting Mindset - Ability to work on complex client problems and recommend innovative approaches and solutions
• Skillset to analyse large amounts of qualitative and quantitative data to draw insights and trends
• Structured problem solving and strong analytical skills
• Ability to present the recommendations in a compelling narrative through client ready deliverables.
• Excellent communication skills and ability to leverage that to for project delivery and stakeholder management
• Building on relationships with potential and existing clients and be responsible for business development in assigned areas
• Potential to work with diverse teams and to be able to foster learning, exchange and innovation
• Grasp of MS power point, Excel and Word is important. Other tools like Power BI, Tableau is a plus

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