Job Description

We Are:
Accenture Strategy and Consulting. Through deep industry expertise, analytics and insights, we empower clients to survive and thrive in the new, the now and the unknown. To stay agile in a world dominated by change, the C-suite must keep the core business running while simultaneously identifying and investing in the new. Accenture Strategy consulting enables leaders to act quickly and confidently as they pivot to the future. Known for our ability to execute at speed, we help clients determine clear, actionable paths to competitive agility by bringing them new thinking on business and technology.


You Are:
A Strategy Consulting maestro with tons of experience in the retail industry, and leadership and management skills to spare. Your expertise Advising clients on data-driven merchandising, supply chain, warehouse management and customer engagement strategies to achieve their strategic, financial, and operational goals. You have energy and drive in abundance, along with personal resilience, a passion for serving clients, and a love of continual learning. You have a flair for breaking down processes into logical parts and constructing crystal-clear reasoning and analyses—an aptitude you use to decimate problems. Communication and people skills You have both in spades, and as a manager you’re a natural at appreciating diverse perspectives and bringing out the best in teams.


The Work:

  • Go deep to get the lay of the land of the retail industry that clients operate in, and to grasp clients’ business options in the context of global, economic, technology, and social trends.
  • Lead teams to provide world-class supply chain and merchandising strategy solutions to retail clients meet the unique market and organizational needs.
  • Lead project teams to advise clients on how technology can help them transform their supply chain strategy – e.g. leveraging data analysis to transform a customer engagement strategy for a global brand.
  • Lead teams in driving insights and recommendations using data models and visualization tools.
  • Help clients achieve long-term success by drawing up practical road maps that help clients carry out strategy, manage change, monitor and gauge processes, and rectify issues if needed.
  • Manage junior members of the Strategy team and groom them for more responsibility.
  • Build relationships with clients to sustain Accenture’s profile as a long-term trusted advisor and partner.
  • Keep deepening your prowess in merchandising, supply chain strategy, warehouse management and customer engagement in order to reinforce Accenture’s reputation as a thought leader.
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Qualifications

Here’s What You Need:

  • Minimum 4 years of Retail Products experience related to one or more of the following: Supply chain and network strategy, distribution center, product analysis or inventory placement strategy
  • Minimum of 2 years of prior experience in driving insights using statistics or data analysis
  • A Bachelor’s degree

Bonus Points if:

  • You have an MBA or equivalent graduate degree
  • You have consulting experience
  • You have experience using statistical or quantitative analysis tools such as SAS, Alteryx, or Tableau.

Accenture Overview


We are a global collective of innovators applying the New every day to improve the way the world works and lives. Help us show the world what’s possible as you partner with clients to unlock hidden value and deliver innovative solutions. Empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community of diverse talent and perspectives, we drive success in a new business architecture that disrupts conventional practices. Our expertise spans 40+ industries across 120+ countries and impacts millions of lives every day. We turn ideas into reality.

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $177,500 - $192,499  and information on benefits offered is here. 

 



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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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