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Accenture Trading, Investments & Optimization Strategy Practice (ATIOS)

The Accenture Trading, Investments & Optimization Strategy practice (ATIOS), part of Accenture Strategy, is a global practice operating across multiple industries. It is one of the few global strategy practices which provides a very steep cross-industry learning curve and a truly global professional experience, working with organizations focused on commodity production, trading, logistics and marketing.

We combine our unique industry knowledge in the energy, chemicals, soft commodities, agriculture, metals, mining, utilities, transportation and consumer goods amongst others with analytics-powered core strategy consulting skills, digital and applied intelligence to create unsurpassed value for our clients across the world.

We are known within Accenture for the variety and complexity of business issues we solve for our clients, our close-knit global team, empowerment of resources to hold responsibility early on, potential for rapid career progression and international exposure, having delivered projects in over 25 countries. Further, our group creates a diverse, multi-cultural and multi-functional environment for you to learn, develop and succeed.

Our three core capability areas are:

  • Trading and Risk Management: working with commodity-centric organizations to set-up and expand their commodity trading and risk management activities, partnering with them to optimize product margin, enhance supply certainty, and reduce price/volumetric volatility through state-of-the-art analytics, AI, and risk management techniques.
  • Investment Valuation & Financial Structuring: We work collaboratively with clients to shape investment / divestment transactions, devise investment strategies, support corporate restructuring, capital planning, balance-sheet optimization and other core strategic priorities around their asset portfolio
  • Optimization: Finally, we help clients create value by optimizing their value chain, be it through developing a new strategic direction because of digital disruption or market uncertainty, helping them grow and enter new markets, or even devising new, innovative and agile business models to help them pivot to the New.  Underpinning this work, we also regularly partner with our clients to enhance their corporate functions’ strategies and agility in support of the wider business model and strategic plan.

 

Role Description

As a Strategy Analyst you will:

  • Be part of project delivery teams and support data gathering activities, modeling, interviews, and client presentations
  • Design strategic roadmaps to support a client’s digital transformation or the implementation of advanced analytics
  • Interact with client teams to retrieve data, conduct interviews and present recommendations
  • Present findings to client executive teams and articulate approach & recommendations
  • Support internal Business Development activities by conducting Industry & Company specific research and support the development of proposal presentations

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Desire to work in an environment where digital, analytics and technology solutions create business value
  • Flexibility and willingness to work on different projects, if required
  • Ability to rapidly learn about new industries and markets and then deploy these to a business problem               


Qualifications

Accenture Trading, Investments & Optimization Strategy Practice (ATIOS)

The Accenture Trading, Investments & Optimization Strategy practice (ATIOS), part of Accenture Strategy, is a global practice operating across multiple industries. It is one of the few global strategy practices which provides a very steep cross-industry learning curve and a truly global professional experience, working with organizations focused on commodity production, trading, logistics and marketing.

We combine our unique industry knowledge in the energy, chemicals, soft commodities, agriculture, metals, mining, utilities, transportation and consumer goods amongst others with analytics-powered core strategy consulting skills, digital and applied intelligence to create unsurpassed value for our clients across the world.

We are known within Accenture for the variety and complexity of business issues we solve for our clients, our close-knit global team, empowerment of resources to hold responsibility early on, potential for rapid career progression and international exposure, having delivered projects in over 25 countries. Further, our group creates a diverse, multi-cultural and multi-functional environment for you to learn, develop and succeed.

Our three core capability areas are:

  • Trading and Risk Management: working with commodity-centric organizations to set-up and expand their commodity trading and risk management activities, partnering with them to optimize product margin, enhance supply certainty, and reduce price/volumetric volatility through state-of-the-art analytics, AI, and risk management techniques.
  • Investment Valuation & Financial Structuring: We work collaboratively with clients to shape investment / divestment transactions, devise investment strategies, support corporate restructuring, capital planning, balance-sheet optimization and other core strategic priorities around their asset portfolio
  • Optimization: Finally, we help clients create value by optimizing their value chain, be it through developing a new strategic direction because of digital disruption or market uncertainty, helping them grow and enter new markets, or even devising new, innovative and agile business models to help them pivot to the New.  Underpinning this work, we also regularly partner with our clients to enhance their corporate functions’ strategies and agility in support of the wider business model and strategic plan.

 

Role Description

As a Strategy Analyst you will:

  • Be part of project delivery teams and support data gathering activities, modeling, interviews, and client presentations
  • Design strategic roadmaps to support a client’s digital transformation or the implementation of advanced analytics
  • Interact with client teams to retrieve data, conduct interviews and present recommendations
  • Present findings to client executive teams and articulate approach & recommendations
  • Support internal Business Development activities by conducting Industry & Company specific research and support the development of proposal presentations

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Desire to work in an environment where digital, analytics and technology solutions create business value
  • Flexibility and willingness to work on different projects, if required
  • Ability to rapidly learn about new industries and markets and then deploy these to a business problem               

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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