Job Description

Business Strategy – Manager

Location: Riyadh, KSA  

About Accenture 

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com

 

Accenture Strategy & Consulting

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. Strategy and Consulting is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Interactive, Technology and Operations

 

Key Responsibilities:   

  • Perform analysis to gain insights; use insights to determine what the client needs to change and how to get there; diagnose the issue and plan the transformation
  • Drive a rigorous and structured approach to identifying and solving business problems that lead to strategic insights
  • Lead value analysis to generate business insights and identify value creation opportunities for clients and Accenture
  • Lead and manage project in delivering fast-paced and demanding environments
  • Provide feedback and coaching to others in compliance with the Performance Achievement Process to support career development and address performance concerns as necessary
  • Demonstrate skill in people management, leading, motivating, and inspiring people
  • Lead the creation of well-articulated thought leadership assets that present innovative and action-oriented information, insight, knowledge, guidance and recommendations on a specific market-relevant strategy topic
  • Shape and lead innovative and pragmatic programs that translate results from business diagnosis and planning into transformation solutions
  • Identify/prioritize account-level value creation opportunities based on assessment activities and an understanding of high- level visions, performance gaps, and needs


Qualifications

Requirements:

  • At least 7 years of experience, ideally in a top-tier strategy consulting firm (or similar organization)
  • Track record of leading and managing project teams to deliver client engagements in demanding environments against tight deadlines
  • Preferable experience in the industrial, transport, heavy asset industries, technology or related field gained through experience in a consulting company
  • Strong background in strategic problem solving with demonstrable analytical skills
  • Strong financial understanding
  • Strong communication skills; able to communicate and lead project delivery both orally and written
  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-cultural teams
  • Fluency in English, both orally and written
  • Must have an undergraduate degree (ideally in Business or Engineering from a top university) plus MBA preferred

Why join us?  

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues 
  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools 
  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards 
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends 
  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live 

Next Steps 

If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 

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