Job Description

As a Security Account Lead (SAL) in the Financial Services security group you will be responsible for overseeing security related activities at one of Accenture’s Banking clients and act as the representative of Accenture Security. You bring together both technical and business expertise to help the client address their complex security challenges. You will use your skillset in working with delivery teams to ensure existing projects are operating as expected, as well as developing new opportunities at the client.

 

Your job

As the SAL you will be part of the Financial Services security group which works with leading clients in Banking, Insurance and Capital Markets. Clients in these sectors are focusing on big topics that change their business, such as: constant cost reductions, ongoing digitalization, move to cloud and strict regulations around AML, KYC and Open Banking/PSD2. Accenture’s Financial Services Security group brings industry knowledge to Security and helps clients define, implement and run fitting security solutions and secure business and IT solutions.

To help you in your role as SAL you will be given the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills on a wide range of the most innovative tools, technologies and methodologies across all Security offerings, e.g.:
 

  • Security Strategy, Risk & Architecture
  • Integrated Risk Management/GRC
  • Cloud Security & DevSecOps
  • Digital Identity
  • Application & Data Security
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Cyber Investigation, Forensics & Response
  • Managed Security Services

From giving back to the communities where we work and live, to inspiring our people, to serving our clients and creating value for our shareholders—in everything we do, we deliver High Performance.
 

Your team

At Accenture Security, we lead the field working carefully with our clients to help them identify and address security challenges. The impact of our work reaches throughout the whole security life cycle, and across value chains end to end, ultimately keeping businesses and end-users protected all over the world.

In practice, that might mean deploying cutting-edge security systems, using AI to analyze security risks, or developing defense strategies based on a combination of technology and user behavior. You won't be limited to a single set of tools to offer security for our clients, so you will be able to take a proactive and creative approach to find the best solutions for every security problem.



Qualifications

Your background
 

  • Preferably a Security or technical degree
  • 5 - 10 years of work experience in Security
  • Experience in and a network throughout organizations in Financial Services, preferably Banking
  • Project management and/or consultancy experience
  • Commercial experience is preferred
  • Team player with strong analytical skills and the ability to understand and resolve complex problems
  • Fluent in English is a must, fluent in Dutch is highly preferred

 

Our offer

Accenture is a marvelous 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 proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense, and realism. 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 high-profile, demanding projects and a nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
 

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your situation ((electric) car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week


Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Annick van Kerkum through annick.van.kerkum@accenture.com.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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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