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If you love solving challenges and not just studying them, then Accenture Consulting is the right place for you. Join us to develop your ideas into provocative points of view and transformative insights that help shape industries. You’ll work with an amazing and diverse mix of world-class experts with access to one of the most robust portfolios of capabilities and ecosystem relationships in the industry. Together, you’ll do so much more than consult.

Coming here means future-proofing your career and going as far as your ambition takes you. Becoming a tech-savvy, well-rounded, multi-disciplined and market-relevant advisor doesn’t happen by chance. We invest in training and development in a big way, so you can build your future along with ours, creating an impactful career unique to you. Ultimately, we believe we is greater than me and that diverse perspectives lead to the best solutions. Joining Accenture Consulting means you will learn, innovate and lead, and together we will improve the way the world works and lives.

Accenture Strategy & Consulting, Utility Industry, Transmission & Distribution, Practice is powering the progress to a safe, connected and sustainable planet. Every day, we work with the largest electric, gas and water utilities to deliver innovative solutions and help them become more efficient, reliable, environmentally friendly and safer places to work. We co-create the future with our clients at Accenture Innovation Hubs around the world and work alongside our clients to bring the future to life in the core of our client's operations. We are the marketplace leader in modernizing the Transmission and Distribution network, making it more resilient, secure and flexible to include new distributed energy resources. Our utility clients are looking for bold solutions in the era of rapidly changing technology, policy and workforce innovations. Are you the leader who wants to reinvent the Utilities' Transmission and Distribution and empower our clients to create a clean, sustainable and connected world? Join a team of industry practitioners with global footprint and local camaraderie.  Visit our site to learn more about Accenture Strategy & Consulting Utilities Practice.

You Are:    

A skilled utility industry practitioner who knows how to reinvent Transmission and Distribution in the new digital world. You have experience designing and implementing smart infrastructure to modernize the next gen grid, including smart meters, grid sensors, streetlights, EV charging, battery storage, distributed energy resources and micro grids. You are not afraid to imagine the next Generation Control Systems powered by Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Robotics. In fact, every day you are looking for opportunities to challenge the status quo and you are not satisfied with step change. You are a relentless storyteller, inspiring teams with your vision and new way of thinking. You have a proven track record of assembling diverse, high performing teams that harness people's strength and deliver radical insight. You understand that co-location with clients and teams is critical to innovation and you are ready to partner at client sites.

The Work:  

  • Understand client challenges and articulate the value of transformation in terms of business outcomes
  • Bring thought leadership on most critical issues Utilities face today, and in the future
  • Constantly learn and bring new technologies and innovative solutions to our clients
  • Be a role model and a coach for the next generation of Accenture analysts and consultants
  • Champion people on your team to succeed professionally and personally
  • Foster trusted advisor relationships with clients from strategy to technology; from the C-Suite to the front line; for business and IT
  • Integrate business data to discover new insight and enable evidence-based business decisions
  • Earn air miles and hotel points with weekly travel to client sites for recharging on epic personal adventures


Qualifications

Here’s What You Need:  

  • Minimum 5 years of Utility Industry Transmission and Distribution experience
  • Minimum 5 years of leading project/program transformation in utility industry
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a technical advisory or consulting servie delivery role
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

Bonus Points If:

  • You improvise and adapt to lead clients and teams through change and ambiguity
  • You’ve gained the trust of your clients and partnered with them to: design business process, lead design thinking workshops, develop business case, deliver agile projects, develop new operating model, manage talent and change, co-create intellectual property

 

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. 

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