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Frequently asked questions: Nigeria

Read Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Accenture Nigeria that address questions about Accenture's advertising, media relations, corporate citizenship, events & sponsorship.

About Us

What does Accenture do?
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Committed to delivering innovation, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

What is your full legal name?
Our full legal name is Accenture Inc.

When did Accenture Nigeria begin operations?
Accenture began operating in Nigeria in 1985.

Who leads the Nigeria operation?
Niyi Yusuf is our new Country Managing Director.

How many people does Accenture employ in Nigeria and abroad?
Together with its affiliates, Accenture has more than 100 employees in Nigeria. Altogether, we have approximately 319,000 employees in more than 200 cities in 56 countries.

Where does Accenture have offices/operations in Nigeria?
We operate from Lagos. Our address is: 2nd Floor, Citi Bank Building, 27, Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. Our phone number is 234 1 2707100 and our fax lines are 234 1 2707111, 2702740. Email- nigeria.marketing@accenture.com.

Is Accenture traded publicly, when does Accenture fiscal year end and where can I get financial information and the annual report?
Accenture is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol "ACN". Accenture's fiscal .

year ends on August 31. Our net revenues were US$30.0 billion for fiscal year 2014 (ended August 31, 2014). Accenture does not break down financial results for each geographical region. View our annual reports, financial information, up-to-the minute stock performance and more here.

What are Operating Groups and Service Lines and your structure?
Operating Groups are industry groups that describe where people develop industry acumen and undertake client work. It defines the clients, markets and dynamics. Accenture has developed specialised expertise in five broad Operating Groups: Communications and High Tech, Financial Services, Government, Products and Resources.

Service Lines are services and solutions that address opportunities and challenges common across industries. Our people use Service Lines to develop specialised skills and expertise in management consulting, technology services and outsourcing. Find out more.

I am interested in working for Accenture in Nigeria; what careers are available?
Accenture in Nigeria offers career opportunities in consulting and a number of functional areas including: accounting, facilities and services, finance, human resources, information technology, knowledge management, learning, legal, logistics, marketing and communications, technology solutions and quality control. We hire both recent graduates and experienced professionals with various backgrounds and expertise. You can learn more about opportunities at Accenture Nigeria click here.

Advertising

I would like to approach Accenture regarding advertising in my publication/newspaper; who do I contact?
Accenture in Nigeria has a very limited advertising budget and is very strategic in its approach. We will consider only advertising in targeted "tier 1" publications and if motivated by a strong business objective. Please e-mail any proposals to nigeria.marketing@accenture.com
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Media Relations

I would like to talk to a subject matter expert at Accenture for an interview or quote; who do I contact?
Please e-mail nigeria.marketing@accenture.com indicating your area of interest.

Corporate Citizenship

Will you fund new charitable organisations? What is the selection process? Accenture is committed to an ongoing role in community development and social responsibility projects. Accenture currently funds these charities:

Our employees participate in and give to local community organisations. If you have any further questions, please contact nigeria.marketing@accenture.com.

Learn more about Corporate Citizenship at Accenture

Events & Sponsorship
I would like Accenture to sponsor my upcoming conference or an arts/sports-related event. Who do I contact? What is the process? We require a full proposal of an opportunity, which should include the following information:

  • Contact information
  • Location
  • Audience/target market
  • Promotional benefits
  • Timing
  • Cost
  • Proposed agenda

All sponsorship proposals will replied in a timely manner. Please send your proposal to nigeria.marketing@accenture.com.