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Risk Consulting Manager

Amsterdam Job No. r00203527 Full-time

Job Description

The work

Are you inspired by the rapidly changing environment CROs operate in? Do you see the CRO’s role as an architect of business value? Do you want to help our clients’ CROs and credit risk functions adapt and excel as regulatory demands are high and markets changing rapidly? Are you eager to learn and apply the latest regulatory insights and digital risk technologies at our clients? Are you a motivated and experienced credit risk (consulting) professional who combines EQ with IQ? Interested in working with clients within the financial services industry and in a skilled and fun team to operate at the intersection of business and technology? Then the position of Risk Consulting Manager is the challenge you are looking for!

  • People You are an excellent communicator and can easily develop relations at different levels in the organization with a key focus on relationships with the CRO and his / her direct reports. Primarily you will work at client sites in the Netherlands, but you are flexible to work internationally.

  • Processes As a Manager in our Risk practice, you are involved in business transformation projects that touch the core of our clients’ risk operations. You support banking clients in developing, implementing, or improving their risk and modeling strategy. You will optimize client risk processes and technologies, such origination and monitoring, model development lifecycle, regulatory compliance and support the risk organization to increase compliance. You will be involved in analyzing complex issues and implementation of a solution.

Next to that, you will lead opportunity identification and business development within our practice, including development of relevant industry offerings and positioning them at our clients and taking ownership to develop and close business opportunities at new and existing clients. You will also and act as a steward in growing our people in the Consulting practice: inspiring your team(s) to deliver the best every day and develop their careers through coaching, training and leadership. On projects you will work with a wide variety of experts (e.g. technology, applied intelligence, transformation, change).

With all our roles, there is some in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders, and communities. As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

Who we are
In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value. That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients. Join our global network of people using the latest assets, platforms and partnerships to help bring ideas to life.

Strategy & Consulting is one of five services that make up one Accenture – the others are Operations, Technology, Song and Industry X.

You will be part of the Risk & Compliance (R&C) team with a focus on the Credit risk area. The team is a highly skilled and motivated team. The R&C team is a global group of Risk and Compliance experts providing Strategy & Consulting services to financial services institutions.



Here’s what you’ll need

  • Master’s (WO) degree in Economics, Finance, Business, Econometrics, Computer Science or Engineering;

  • Mi6-8 years of relevant consulting experience, either through your work at other consulting firms or through leading operational improvements or business transformation programs;

  • Deep understanding of the challenges that CROs face, financial risk management and risk modelling concepts;

  • Experience with data modelling, analytics and data visualization and affinity with artificial intelligence and machine learning technology;

  • Strong presentation and storytelling skills, ability to build rapport with CROs and senior risk professionals;

  • Leadership and communication skills to mentor, challenge, advise, and coach team members and foster a team-oriented environment.

Bonus points if you

  • Are a motivated self-starter with hands-on attitude, strong problem solving skills;

  • Have strong business development skills and relevant network in the CRO functions / community of our (potential) clients;

  • Are fluent verbally and in writing in English.

What's in it for you

Accenture is a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Our people are Change Makers, and to support them as an employer, we make five promises:

  • Work with flexibility, in a culture based on trust
  • Embrace a sustainable growth mindset
  • Live a human-led culture of Inclusion & Diversity by caring deeply for all our people.
  • Lead and transform our clients with technology
  • Connect with our global network of 700.000 colleagues.

These promises are reflected through our excellent employee benefits, including:

  • Unlimited learning: access to thousands of free courses, classes and workshops.
  • Flexible working hours (4x9) & work location.
  • Paid transport (budget for electric bicycle or car, NS-Business card).
  • Parental leave, Paternity leave for all non-birthing parents.
  • Pension scheme, discount on Accenture shares, annual bonus, collective health insurance scheme.

What we believe

Accenture is an equal opportunity employer. Our leaders are committed to building a better, stronger and more equitable company for future generations to create positive, long-lasting change. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

Our position as partner to many of the world’s leading businesses, organizations and governments affords us both an extraordinary opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to make a difference. Sustainability is one of our greatest responsibilities, which we embed it into everything we do and for everyone we work with.

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all.  Please let us know if you require reasonable accommodation to enable your participation in the recruitment process by emailing We will be happy to assist you.

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