Job Description

At Accenture Song, we build close relationships with our clients to fully understand their growth objectives. We then work collaboratively with them to help shape their transformation and support them on all aspects of this journey. This can encompass supporting them on developing new ways of working, operating model, embracing new technologies, driving a culture change, or building people capabilities and skills.

This is an extremely rare opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary global team in Accenture Song dedicated to making sustainability relevant and actionable for everyone. Our mission is to create positive impact for our clients and the world by bringing human insight to companies’ sustainability challenges, adding perspective and research, and creating ideas, products, experiences, and campaigns with genuine impact. Our team is made up of big thinkers from companies like Fjord, Droga5, and Karmarama – all working collaboratively to solve big problems.

Working together, we will:

  • Have opportunities to use our craft to make a difference in people’s lives and positive planetary impact,
  • Consistently push ourselves toward ground-breaking creative, strategic and design thinking,
  • Demonstrate how unconventional thinking leads to world-class sustainable solutions,
  • Engage in ongoing activities that enable us to learn, practice, and evolve our discipline.

A research manager will join our research team, working as part of the Sustainability Studio.

Responsibilities:

  • A research manager who will be responsible for programme managing the logistics for a complex, multi-market, mixed-method research project,
  • Responsible for liaising with multiple research suppliers and freelancers across the globe, scheduling and confirming research engagements (e.g., interviews, digital diaries etc.,), tracking incentive payments, being a point of contact for participants, and providing a central view of progress to the research team,
  • They will also contribute to the desk research activities of the team and developing shortlists of potential experts and partners,
  • They may also be asked to help support with the editing and circulation of research materials e.g., discussion guides.


Qualifications

Desired skills & experience:

  • Organised, proactive, detail orientated, and have a thorough understanding of how to run research projects,
  • Applied experience in conducting qualitative research (e.g., ethnography, in-depth-interviews, diary studies, cultural analysis),
  • Experience in multi-market research preferable,
  • Experience of co-creation and experimentation methodologies preferable,
  • Experience of working with diverse teams, particularly in the physical and digital prototyping space preferable,
  • Languages in addition to English preferable.

What is in it for you?

You will join a rapidly growing & diverse practice with the ability to implement your own strategies and hypotheses onto the respective market. We will ensure you have the support of Interactive EU Leadership to reach your goals and targets, with a keen focus on developing your skillset and advancing your career. We offer a competitive package alongside various initiatives to secure your health & wellbeing for the future. We are flexible in our approach to working hours to accommodate for life’s challenges.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all these services.

We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion, or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic, or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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. 

Life at Accenture

Work where you're inspired to explore your passions and where your talents are nurtured and cultivated. Innovate with leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.

image

Training and Development

Take time away to learn and learn all the time in our regional learning hubs, connected classrooms, online courses and learning boards.

LEARN MORE

image

Work Environment

Be your best every day in a work environment that helps drive innovation in everything you do.


LEARN MORE

View All

Learn more about Accenture

Our more than 500,000 people in more than 120 countries, combine unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.

View All

Stay connected

Join our Team

Join Our Team

Search open positions that match your skills and interest. We look for passionate, curious, creative and solution-driven team players.

Keep up to date

Keep Up to Date

Stay ahead with careers tips, insider perspectives, and industry-leading insights you can put to use today–all from the people who work here.

Stay Connected

Job Alert Emails

Personalize your subscription to receive job alerts, latest news and insider tips tailored to your preferences. See what exciting and rewarding opportunities await.

View All