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Accenture Technology – Marketing & Communications Manager, Technology North America

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington, GA - Atlanta, IL - Chicago

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00660023

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Organization: Corporate Functions/Marketing and Communication 

Location: Atlanta, Chicago, or Washington, DC  
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 435,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.
 
Marketing and Communications professionals build a powerful and differentiated global brand at the corporate, industry, capability and geography levels that supports the Accenture strategy; enhances long-term client relationships; inspires employees and candidates; and drives profitable revenue growth. Accenture Corporate and Recruitment Marketing is now looking for a strong leader to support Global and North American programs.
 
Job Description:
 

Working as part of the global Accenture Technology Marketing & Communications team, this position will be responsible for supporting our marketing & communications programs across Accenture Technology in North America.  This role will support the new M&C lead as they work together to collaborate with the global Accenture Technology M&C team, North America business lead and leadership team to boldly position Accenture across North America with the extended reach and power of our geographic unit (GU) marketing and business leads.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the development of the overall Accenture Technology marketing & communications strategy for North America.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with geographic and industry marketing teams on roll out of key global Technology campaigns such as Technology Vision and other corporate marketing priorities.
  • Ensure strong integration of digital marketing elements across all M&C programs to drive share of voice in North America and to position our senior business leaders.
  • Rally with colleagues across our team, key businesses, GU and Operating Group to ensure cross pollination of ideas and sharing of best practices.
  • Support regular touch bases for Accenture’s wider geographic and industry-led marketing community in North America to share details on Accenture Technology global and cross-industry campaigns and to understand local priorities.
  • Ensure consistency and accuracy of Accenture Technology strategic marketing messages across various marketing channels and programs.
  • Champion Accenture Technology North America’s participation in signature corporate citizenship and inclusion programs such as the annual Grace Hopper conference and Hour of Code.
  • Promote the talent and work Liquid Studio locations in North America to position Accenture as an innovator and engineering powerhouse with clients and recruits. Ensure consistent branding and messaging for Liquid Studios in North America.
  • Support the North America Technology M&C lead to guide North America GU marketing on annual planning and budget allocations, to ensure alignment with global Technology objectives.
  • Support the development of communications for the Accenture Technology North America business lead including postcards, videos, leadership announcements, employee and operational communications.
  • Quickly evaluate and capitalize on “of the moments” executive communication and internal social media opportunities to drive connectedness with our employees.

Role Requirements:

  • Role is expected to flex regularly between working out of Accenture office location, and working in a global, virtual environment.
  • Personal flexibility to travel where and when required, and to participate in virtual meetings outside of regular business hours to connect with business leaders in other time zones.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree required prefer in Marketing & Communications, journalism or related
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in marketing & communications, preferably with some experience in the technology industry; experience in applying marketing concepts; branding and message development skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Technology industry marketing experience preferred
  • Previous executive communications experience highly desired
  • Strong organization, program management and content development skills, with a demonstrated ability to meet milestones, meet tight deadlines and communicate status on concurrent projects
  • Excellent Digital, Social Media and PowerPoint skills
Professional Skills:
  • Proven ability to provide deep and original thinking about complex issues
  • Demonstrated ability to turn complex ideas into stories and visual concepts easily understood by a broad audience
  • Executive presence, and a strong knowledge of the technology industry and landscape
  • Confidence, presence and personal credibility to establish successful relationships
  • Exceptional communication skills. The ability to present and communicate ideas clearly and persuasively at all levels to multiple audiences
  • Bold creativity and a passion for innovative technology trends and the future
  • Strong knowledge of innovation, technology content, and the ability to instantaneously absorb and create the new
  • Demonstrated ability to design, implement and measure multi-faceted marketing plans and programs
  • Demonstrated ability to develop content, including synthesizing complex technology topics and writing new pieces
  • Confidence, presence and personal credibility to establish successful relationships
  • Strong written and oral communication skills. The ability to present and communicate ideas clearly and persuasively at all levels to multiple audiences
  • Creative drive, energy, innovation and enthusiasm – never satisfied with status quo, always striving to break new ground and bring innovative marketing techniques and channels to the forefront
  • Goal oriented, business-focused, responsive and reliable
  • Willingness to learn quickly, take initiative and maintain focus
  • Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a virtual, problem-solving environment
  • Strong project management skills, organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Exceptionally strong teaming skills
  • Excellent negotiation, influence, mediation and conflict management skills
  • Sensitivity to the cultural variances across different countries
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture. 
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
 
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
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.

 

 

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